July 19, 2016
Chicago (July 19, 2016) – Fluctuations in the real estate market caused by the UK’s vote to leave the European Union is likely to be shorter-lived and less severe than many investors fear, according to LaSalle Investment Management’s mid-year Investment Strategy Annual (‘ISA’) 2016.
July 14, 2016
CHICAGO (July 14, 2016) – LaSalle announced today that its global headquarters at 333 West Wacker Drive in Chicago earned LEED Commercial Interiors (CI) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its office relocation project. The LEED Gold CI Certification applies specifically to LaSalle’s office space on the 23rd floor at 333 West Wacker Drive.
July 05, 2016
CHICAGO (July 4, 2016) – LaSalle is very pleased to announce that Alok Gaur will be joining the firm as Co-Head of its Client Capital Group effective from July 18th. Alok will be based in LaSalle’s headquarters office in Chicago, and will jointly lead the 35 person global client relationship, capital raising, branding and public relations team with Jon Zehner, who is based in London.
May 26, 2016
LONDON (May 26, 2016) – LaSalle has made its first acquisition in the Czech Republic on behalf of the French public service additional pension scheme “ERAFP”. It has purchased buildings located on Na Příkopě 23,25 and 27 from a private owner for approximately €80 million.
May 24, 2016
VANCOUVER (May 24, 2016) – LaSalle announced it has acquired The Junction, a strategically-located Class A, grocery-anchored shopping centre located in the District of Mission, British Columbia, a community in Fraser Valley, within the greater Vancouver region. LaSalle acquired the property from RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust and Kimco Realty for $68.05 million.
May 19, 2016
LONDON (May 19, 2016) – LaSalle has made another investment on behalf of the Pan-European Fund, Encore+, which it co-manages with Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc. The Eurocenter II office building at Amsterdam’s South Axis, the city’s central business district, was acquired from Stichting Philips Pensioenfonds for an undisclosed sum.
May 04, 2016
CHICAGO (May 4, 2016) – LaSalle announced it has acquired Blackhawk on Halsted (“Blackhawk”) in Chicago from Structured Development on behalf of client Bayerische Ärzteversorgung (BÄV - Bavarian doctors’ pension fund), one of the twelve pension institutions of BVK (the Bavarian umbrella pension scheme for self-employed professionals - including doctors, lawyers and architects).
April 29, 2016
LONDON (April 29, 2016) – LaSalle has confirmed that it has acquired a long leasehold interest in 603 build to rent apartments at Nikal’s Exchange Square scheme in Birmingham for over £100 million on behalf of a client, following planning approval for the first phase of the development.
April 19, 2016
LONDON (April 19, 2016) – LaSalle's award winning streak continues with the Debt & Special Situations Team, led by Amy Aznar, being named Financier of the Year at the Property Week Awards 2016. Voted for by a panel of expert judges, the Team was acknowledged as one of the most active non-bank institutional lenders in Europe, covering a broad range of asset classes including office, residential, retail, student housing, logistics, hotels and serviced apartments.
April 13, 2016
LONDON (April 13, 2016) – LaSalle has made its first acquisition in Germany on behalf of French public service additional pension scheme ERAFP after it was awarded an extensive ten-year European mandate to invest in core and core-plus assets.