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The 10 most-read stories of 2018 and the plan for 2019

Insight into Goldman Sachs’ lending business, data on Europe’s property debt deals and our spotlight on the sector’s top 40 lenders were the most popular stories of the year.

Atrium choses bank loan over bonds for its Polish retail refinancing

Retail specialist sees more attractive secured financing costs as it refinances debt used for the acquisition of Poland’s Wars Sawa Junior retail complex.

REC Awards 2018: It’s time to vote

After weeks of deliberation, we can finally reveal the organisations and deals nominated across 22 categories for Real Estate Capital’s annual awards.

DOWNLOAD: The latest CRE lending data

The most important UK and Continental European commercial real estate deals collected in our database, updated every Monday.

Currency costs are alienating the US for Korean investors

Rising hedging costs have diminished appetite for American real estate in favor of European.

Four European property financing trends to have on your radar

The rising total cost of senior debt and growing competition in Europe’s smaller real estate debt markets are among the trends that stand out in CBRE's latest quarterly debt snapshot.

Where debt became cheaper last quarter

The total cost of senior borrowing increased in Q3 2018 across the whole of Europe, excluding three markets, CBRE’s European Debt Map shows.

How equity investors measure the financials behind sustainability

Across the world, real estate owners have made progress in making their portfolios sustainable. However, quantifying the impact of green practices on real estate investments remains difficult.

CREFC Autumn Conference: “Many investors are equity and debt agnostic”

Industry figures gathered at the London event discussed diversification in investor strategies, including the role of debt.

GRESB interview: How lenders can benchmark sustainability

Providers of property debt can benefit from progress in ESG data and benchmarking provision, argues GRESB’s Josien Piek.

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