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CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2020 revenues of $23.8 billion and more than 100,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included on the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #122 in 2021. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 20 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” for nine years in a row, including being ranked number one in the real estate sector in 2021, for the third consecutive year. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”

CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.


CBRE Global Investors, combined with CBRE Clarion Securities and CBRE Caledon, is one of the world’s leading real asset investment managers with $124.5 billion in assets under management.

Built up over more than 40 years, our unparalleled platform is focused on real assets, giving our institutional clients access to real estate and infrastructure in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Our clients benefit from a complete range of investment solutions including equity and debt, direct and indirect, and listed and unlisted strategies.

Trammell Crow Company, founded in Dallas, Texas in 1948, is one of the nation’s oldest and most prolific developers of, and investors in, commercial real estate.The CBRE Global Investors and Trammell Crow Company platforms make up the Real Estate Investments division of CBRE Group.

The Real Estate Investments division is led by
Mike Lafitte, Global CEO, Real Estate Investments.


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CBRE Global Investors Acquires New Office Campus in Barcelona

  • The campus will cover an area of more than 15,000 sq m and is scheduled for completion in the third quarter of 2023
  • The project will meet the highest quality and sustainability standards, ensuring its positive impact on urban development

MADRID, 19 July 2021 – CBRE Global Investors, on behalf of one of its Pan European Funds, has completed the forward purchase of Z Green Oasis, a brand-new office campus in Barcelona’s [email protected] district from Glenwell in an off-market transaction.

Totalling 15,439 sq m of office space, Z Green Oasis consists of three new buildings alongside three converted modernist warehouses, all expected to complete by Q3 2023. The campus meets LEED Gold and WELL Gold standards, as well as the highest standards in sustainability due to more than 5,000 sq m of green space and outside terraces, as well as electric vehicle charging points. The campus, designed by the renowned architectural firm BCA, is located in Barcelona’s innovative [email protected] district, and has excellent transport links that integrate the Barcelona metropolitan area and suburban transport such as the metro, urban bicycles, bus, tram and train.

Antonio Roncero, Head of Transactions Iberia, CBRE Global Investors, commented: “To cater for the increasing demand for best-in-class office space and de-densification, driven by discerning occupier requirements to provide flexible collaborative space, this acquisition perfectly met our investment strategy for smart, amenitised offices with strong ESG credentials. Barcelona is one of the most vibrant markets in Europe and [email protected] one of its most attractive submarkets*, and so we anticipate above-average growth and strong returns** from this asset.”

David Sánchez, CEO of Glenwell Group in Spain and Portugal, said: “Z Green Oasis has been one of our reference projects. This transaction consolidates the group’s objective of maintaining the strategy of developing quality and innovative real estate projects that meet the needs of a dynamic market, which seeks urban integration and value generation in a neighborhood in constant movement such as the [email protected] district. This is a commitment in line with the developments we have been carrying out at Glenwell Group since our arrival in Spain in 2017.”

CBRE Global Investors was advised by Pérez Llorca and Ernst & Young and, in for technical aspects of the deal, by ARQ together with CBRE. Glenwell Group was advised by Savills AN and Garrigues.


** No guarantee of future performance


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About CBRE Global Investors

CBRE Global Investors is a global real assets investment management firm with $124.5 billion in assets under management* as of March 31, 2021. The firm sponsors investment programs across the risk/return spectrum for investors worldwide.

CBRE Global Investors is an independently operated affiliate of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE). It harnesses the research, investment sourcing and other resources of the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2020 revenue) for the benefit of its investors. CBRE Group, Inc. has more than 100,000 employees serving clients in more than 100 countries. For more information about CBRE Global Investors, please visit www.cbreglobalinvestors.com

*Assets under management (AUM) refers to the fair market value of real assets-related investments with respect to which CBRE Global Investors provides, on a global basis, oversight, investment management services and other advice and which generally consist of investments in real assets; equity in funds and joint ventures; securities portfolios; operating companies and real assets-related loans. This AUM is intended principally to reflect the extent of CBRE Global Investors’ presence in the global real assets market, and its calculation of AUM may differ from the calculations of other asset managers.

About Glenwell Group

Glenwell Group is an investment group with more than 25 years of experience in the international real estate sector and has offices in London, Barcelona and Lisbon.

With more than 40 projects developed, its objective is to create long-term value from design, innovation and urban transformation by combining a global approach with local intelligence in the markets in which it operates, adapting quickly to the needs and demands of each moment.

For more information, please visit www.glenwellgroup.com