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October 18th, 2021

Amro acquires new student housing project in Lisbon

Taking the next step in our expansion across Iberia, Amro Partners has acquired a new student housing project in the Portuguese capital Lisbon which will deliver 305 beds in a BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rated property.

Located in Caparica, directly opposite the NOVA FCT Campus and close to the Egas Moniz Higher School of Health, the €32 million GDV project will comprise a mixture of room types (ensuites, doubles, studios and twodios) alongside dedicated study spaces and shared facilities including a canteen, swimming pool, gym and rooftop terrace.

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September 28th, 2021

Talking green finance with Westminster Business Forum

Thought leaders in the field of green finance came together for a Westminster Business Forum webinar earlier this month to discuss priorities for green and sustainable finance in the UK.

Amro co-founder and head of venture investments, Ami Kotecha, was a guest speaker at the event along with Ed Davey MP, Professor Nick Robins from LSE, Michael Sheren from the Bank of England and other leaders in the field, discussing expertise, best practice and the green taxonomy, regulation and the wider economic and societal impact of sustainable investment.

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September 27th, 2021

Amro invests in equity loan provider Proportunity

Amro has invested in Proportunity, the equity loan provider enabling buyers to purchase homes with a 5% deposit, as part of their Series A funding round. Following its recent investment in the Fintech blockchain solution Coadjute, Amro is on track to achieve its goal of making ten new investments in its first twelve months of venture investing.

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July 22nd, 2021

Amro advises on refinance of The Green Rooms @ MediaCityUK

Amro Partners has advised on the refinance of award-winning build to rent project The Green Rooms in Salford’s MediaCity, which is operated by Amro Living, our operational platform.

The international business of Federated Hermes has provided a £37.5 million investment loan against the development, representing a significant vote of confidence in the build to rent sector and the asset, which launched in 2020 and is already fully occupied.

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