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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 Core Prime Property in Central London

​LONDON, 20 April 2015 – CBRE Global Investors, on behalf of a separate account client, has completed the acquisition of 1-5 Howick Place, London SW1. The vendors were Doughty Hanson & Co and Urban & Civic.  The asset manager on behalf of Doughty Hanson & Co was Invesco Real Estate. 
1-5 Howick Place is a freehold property located next to Westminster Cathedral and close to Buckingham Palace in the Victoria submarket of London’s West End. The scheme was completed in 2012 and offers 172,561 sq ft of accommodation, predominantly grade A offices (81%) with 33 (23 luxury and 10 affordable) residential units on top and a 1,124 sq ft self-contained retail unit on ground floor.
The offices are arranged over lower ground, ground and six upper floors of c. 20,000 sq ft each. The majority of the office space is let to DONG (Dansk Olie og Naturgas) Energy and the other tenants are Giorgio Armani (fashion), Informa (publishing) and Edelman (Public Relations).
The private residential units are let by way of a assured short hold tenancy (1 year term certain). The affordable accommodation is let to Octavia Housing expiring in 2137. The retail unit is let to Iris & June.
Harald Floeer, Director of Portfolio Management, CBRE Global Investors commented: “We have acquired, for our client, a core property investment which will provide secure long term rental income.”
“The Victoria submarket has experienced significant regeneration over the last five years and we see this as a positive factor as the local vicinity continues to undergo improvements. We foresee that rental growth and occupier demand will continue to rise as the attractiveness of the location increases.”    
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About CBRE Global Investors
CBRE Global Investors is a global real estate investment management firm with $90.6 billion in assets under management* as of December 31, 2014. 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:CBG). It harnesses the research, investment sourcing and other resources of the world’s premier, full-service commercial real estate services and investment company for the benefit of its investors. CBRE Group, Inc. has more than 52,000 employees in more than 370 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. For more information about CBRE Global Investors, please visit www.cbreglobalinvestors.com.
*Assets under management (AUM) refers to the fair market value of real estate-related assets 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 estate; equity in funds and joint ventures; securities portfolios; operating companies and real estate-related loans. This AUM is intended principally to reflect the extent of CBRE Global Investors’ presence in the global real estate market, and its calculation of AUM may differ from the calculations of other asset managers.