Bowmark Capital’s portfolio company Leaders Lettings has acquired JSM Property Management.
Kiss Capital Group has acquired an extra 2% of Spain’s Renta Corporación, bringing its total share capital in the listed company to 9.7%.
Naxicap Partners and Avenir Entreprises have participated in the capital restructuring of real estate company Oralia, injecting respectively €27m and €3m.
Blackstone is reportedly mulling plans to create a listed vehicle to facilitate the £1.4bn sale of UK leisure business Center Parcs to M&G Investments.
Real estate company Redman Promotion has completed a first round of fundraising from 123Venture.
Three industry veterans are launching a new Russian private equity investment company, Elbrus Capital, after they bought out the assets of Renaissance Private Equity from the Renaissance Group at the end of 2009.
Cerberus Capital Management portfolio company Deutsche Wohnungsgesellschaft GSW has postponed its IPO at the last minute due to public market volatility.
Goldman Sachs (GS)and Cerberus Capital Management are seeking to raise close €140m in an IPO for portfolio company GSW Immobilien AG.
Buyout house Carlyle has promoted 33 professionals to senior positions across its offices globally, with four in the firm's London office.
Placement agent MVision has appointed Mitchell B Sikora as managing director and Scott P Arden as director to the firm.
Finnish asset manager CapMan has held a final close of its hotel real estate fund, securing more than EUR 332m equity in addition to EUR 540 senior debt, bringing the total investment capacity to in excess of EUR 872m. CapMan committed EUR 5m to the fund.
Reports suggest that Carlyle Group has established a joint venture with Iberian real estate investor Crimson Investment Management.
Advanced Capital has received the green light from Bankitalia for the launch of its EUR 300m AC Real Estate fund, the first in Italy. The fund is reported to have a eight year life span and will seek an annual return rate of 15%.
HAARMANN has hired Dr Sebastian Gronstedt to its real estate and notary practice.
DeA Capital, a private equity firm majority owned by De Agostini, has acquired investment group First Atlantic Real Estate (FARE) in a deal valued at EUR 71.5m.
Private equity real estate firm Benson Elliot Capital Management has acquired a 70% stake in Spanish developer Promobuilding SL for an undisclosed sum. The balance stake will be retained by the management.
Highgrowth Partners has invested approximately EUR 1m in real estate search engine Nuroa, thus closing its first deal of 2008 and its fourth overall transaction.
The Carlyle Group has closed its third European real estate fund, Carlyle Europe Real Estate Partners III (CEREP III), on EUR 2.2bn, exceeding its EUR 1.5bn target. Including leverage, the vehicle will have an investment capacity of EUR 9bn.
East Capital Private Equity has launched the East Capital Russian Property Fund, a EUR 200m real estate fund designed to invest in commercial and residential properties in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan.
JC Flowers has launched a EUR 1.1bn public tender offer for German Hypo Real Estate, representing 24.9% of the company’s capital, which will remain open until 23 June.
Arcapita has acquired Pinnacle Real Estate, a developer and operator of logistics warehouses in Central and Eastern Europe, from Merrill Lynch for an undisclosed sum. The deal includes 230,000 square metres of leased warehouses and a land bank of nearly...