Folkestone targets $42m raising

Real estate investment manager Folkestone is raising $42 million through an institutional placement of shares and a non-renounceable rights issue.

Charter Hall Group buys $171m portfolio

Property management company acquires industrial portfolio leased to poultry producer Inghams.

AMP Capital warns on bank stress: report

Firm’s head of credit markets says big banks not ready for a major housing crisis.

Estia locks in $625m ahead of IPO

Estia Health has secured $625m from cornerstone investors for its planned IPO, which values the aged care provider at over $1bn.

AVJennings warns of market challenges

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Land and property developer concerned about regional centres and Adelaide market.

US home sales jump in October

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Americans bought homes in October at the briskest pace this year.

Singapore firm eyes Devine

City Developments seen closing in on Leighton-backed residential developer.

Aust not in housing bubble: Mirvac

Property group reiterates operating earnings, distribution guidance; flags divestments.

Macquarie-backed Logos secures $300m

Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund funnels $300m into fund manager Logos Property

Eureka set for $1bn deal

Eureka Funds Management to win a mandate of up to $1bn from Union Investment Real Estate.

REST in $350m Greystar deal

Industry super fund to invest about $350m in JV with a major US developer.

Stevens tips low rates to linger

RBA governor fearful of real estate 'over-exuberance', says corporates slow to recover.

RBA's Stevens warns on house prices

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Central bank governor says he wants to make sure housing boom doesn't turn to bust, interest rates could remain accommodative for some time.

China's new home prices fall in Oct

Average price of new homes in 70 Chinese cities fell for sixth straight month in October.

Rising house prices boost economy: RBA

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Central bank says property investors dominating housing market, and price growth has lifted spending.

China’s Greenland Group expects overseas revenue to double in 2015

Company the most aggressive Chinese property developer to expand abroad since 2013.

Simonds shares drop on ASX debut

Shares in Simonds Group fell more than 7 per cent as investor appetite was quelled by weaker markets.

Bendigo backs property lending curbs

Bendigo and Adelaide Bank chief says new macroprudential tools should be considered: report.

Lend Lease upbeat about growth

Group flags $38bn development pipeline, says macro trends boosting residential businesses.

Westfield's global bet pays off

Property group's flagship assets deliver solid sales, rent growth in year to September 30.