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LaSalle Investment Management’s latest real estate debt deal – a €20.5 million loan to finance 360-bed, purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) development in the Spanish city of Granada –  demonstrates how property lenders are exploring opportunities in the higher education sector beyond mature markets such as the UK..

 

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Is there merit in introducing Opportunity Zones to stimulate investment into the Build-to-Rent sector in the UK?

In 2017, the Trump administration introduced Opportunity Zones (OZ) as part of wider tax reform legislation. OZs were set up to attract investments into designated low-income communities throughout the US. The investments are to be channelled through specialised investment vehicles called Opportunity Funds (OF) that benefit from tax incentives…

 

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Student accommodation specialist Amro Real Estate Partners is diversifying into the private rented sector and has launched a search for a £500m capital partner.

The London-based investment and asset manager has acquired two sites, in Ealing and Kingston upon Thames, to develop under a new build-to-rent platform called AmroLiving. The schemes comprise 500 homes in total.

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