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  • March 05, 2018

    LaSalle acquires Salamanderhaus in Stuttgart

    MUNICH (March 05, 2018) — LaSalle has acquired Salamanderhaus, a mixed-use property (office and retail) in a prime location in Stuttgart. The asset was acquired for c.€73 million by LaSalle on behalf of the Testina investment foundation, and is the segregated mandate’s second investment in Germany, following the purchase of an office building in Frankfurt at the end of last year. The transaction is structured as a share deal where LaSalle has purchased 100% of the shares of the GmbH ownership.
  • March 01, 2018

    LaSalle Investment Management Appoints Keith Fujii as CEO and President of Japan

    HONG KONG/TOKYO (March 01, 2018) — LaSalle Investment Management is pleased to announce Keith Fujii has joined the firm as CEO and President of Japan, effective March 01, 2018. Based in Tokyo, Keith will lead the LaSalle platform for investments in core-oriented strategies in Japan. He will become Representative Director and President of LaSalle Investment Management K.K., and join the board of directors at LaSalle REIT Advisors K.K., asset manager to the firm's Japan logistics REIT, LaSalle Logiport REIT.
  • February 26, 2018

    LaSalle Provides Renovation and Leasing Update for 123 North Wacker Drive

    CHICAGO (February 26, 2018) — LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) today announced an update on the renovation and leasing activity at 123 North Wacker Drive, a 30-story Class A office tower located in Chicago’s West Loop that LaSalle acquired in January, 2017. Following its purchase of the building, the firm embarked on a multi-faceted $30 million capital enhancement plan that will deliver a new lobby and entrance, along with several new cutting-edge amenitized spaces and upgraded building systems. The newly revitalized building is positioned to attract tenants looking for value relative to new construction prices in a prime location in the West Loop submarket. Over the past 12 months, more than 60,000 square feet of new leases and renewals have been completed, bringing the building’s occupancy profile up significantly.
  • February 08, 2018

    LaSalle Announces Leadership Succession for its U.S. Value-Add Fund Series

    CHICAGO (February 08, 2018) — LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) today announced that Joe Munoz has been appointed Chief Investment Officer of the firm’s flagship U.S. value-add fund series, LaSalle Income & Growth Funds. For future funds in the series, Joe will have the President & Chief Investment Officer role, where he will have primary responsibility for all aspects of strategy and day-to-day operations of the Funds.
  • January 29, 2018

    LaSalle launched German club deal to acquire Prime-Core asset in Bonn, Germany

    MUNICH (January 29, 2018) — LaSalle has acquired Friedensplatz 1, a prime core building in the centre of Bonn. The asset has been acquired by LaSalle on behalf of a club of German institutional investors and has been structured as a closed-ended special fund under the LaSalle Investment Management Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH.
  • January 25, 2018

    LaSalle’s E-REGI fund doubles assets under management

    MUNICH (January 25, 2018) — LaSalle Investment Management’s E-REGI pan-European core fund reached €654m of assets under management at the end of 2017, just under double the figure seen at the beginning of the year. The fund was bolstered by the purchase of eight new assets totalling €335 million over the last 13 months, in Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and France.
  • January 24, 2018

    “Goldilocks” Global Economy to Broadly Support Asia Pacific Real Estate in 2018

    HONG KONG (January 24, 2018) — Investors Should Prepare for “Three Bears” Downside Scenarios Buoyant capital markets, strengthening economies and steadily rising demand for real estate in an investment portfolio are likely to continue creating “Goldilocks” conditions for real estate investors globally in 2018. However, lingering geopolitical tensions and economic risks could potentially disrupt these “just right” macroeconomic conditions, according to LaSalle Investment Management’s Investment Strategy Annual (ISA) 2018. 
  • January 18, 2018

    LaSalle Unveils Newly Completed Logistics Development in Beijing

    HONG KONG / SHANGHAI (January 18, 2018) — Zenith Beijing Tongzhou Logiport increases LaSalle’s total developed logistics warehouse space in China to 720,000 sqm LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) today announced the completion of Logiport Beijing Tongzhou, a modern logistics facility with 56,000 square metres of high-quality warehouse and distribution space.
  • January 15, 2018

    Encore+ enters agreement with JMG to develop two logistics sites in France

    PARIS (January 15, 2018) — Encore+ has entered into an agreement with French developer JMG to develop two logistics sites in France; the first is a development contract on a site in L’isle D’Abeau in the Southeast of France; the second is the signature of Protocol on a site in Tigery in the Sénart Logistics hub, 37 km southeast of Paris.
  • January 09, 2018

    LaSalle’s E-REGI Fund Makes Dutch Acquisition

    MUNICH (January 09, 2018) — LaSalle is pleased to announce that its LaSalle E-REGI fund has acquired a leading high street retail complex in the city of Enschede, in the eastern Netherlands. The fund has acquired over €260 million of assets in 2017, and this is the 2nd held in the Netherlands.

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