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Thumb: Inside Real Estate: Annual strategy outlook for 2021
10 Nov 2020
What can we expect from the global economy in 2021? What trends do we expect to drive commercial real estate markets in 2021? How will we redefine live, work and play given the global pandemic? ...
Thumb: Global Real Estate Securities Quarterly Update
06 Oct 2020
Our latest quarterly update of the Global Real Estate Securities market review and outlook is now available. ...
Thumbnail: The Decisive Eye - Autumn 2020
05 Oct 2020
Welcome to our latest issue of 'The Decisive Eye', our periodic look forward at the major real estate investment themes in Europe that we believe should be on your radar. In this issue we share...
Thumb: Real estate's role as an inflation hedge in a post-COVID world
08 Sep 2020
The Federal Reserve concluded its annual symposium at Jackson Hole last week, formally adopting a more flexible approach to inflation and unemployment. Principal Real Estate examines the debate...
Thumb: Antifragility of Real Estate Investments & Black Swans
26 Aug 2020
Real Estate is widely recognized as a defensive asset class; however, it has another little-known attribute called antifragility which is of key significance in light of Black Swan events such as...
Thumb: Why REITs, why Principal?
29 Jul 2020
In this paper we present the compelling reasons why investors' portfolios would benefit from an allocation to REITs, and explain why we believe today's market environment make it the right time to...
Thumb: COVID-19: Caution is the playbook halfway through the year
24 Jul 2020
Now, more than half-way through this unprecedented and eventful year, we are taking stock of the state of the world economy in this latest special bulletin. As usual, we also provide observations...
Thumb: A strategic investment case for core European property
23 Jul 2020
Our new paper discusses how a strategic allocation to core European property may improve the portfolio outcome for a mixed-asset investor with a long-term investment horizon. Read more how the...
Antifragility in Real Estate thumb
06 Jul 2020
i3 article summarizing the recent research paper, Norman Miller, Ernest Hahn Chair and Professor of Real Estate Finance at the University of San Diego, and Guy Tcheau, Managing Director at...
Thumb: COVID-19: The re-opening gathers pace
11 Jun 2020
Economies across the world are beginning to re-open—central banks are enhancing support measures to support organic growth. Investor and tenant demand for industrial and data center properties...
Thumb: CMBS - An essential quadrant of a real estate portfolio
28 May 2020
IREI Americas Interview with Marc Peterson ...
Principal Real Estate Investors special bulletin #8: COVID-19: Damage assessment starts to take shape
14 May 2020
Many countries appear to be "bending the curve" of COVID-19 infections, leading to a gradual re-opening of activity, but what does the latest data show of the impact to our economy? In this latest...
Thumb: Inside Real Estate: Annual strategy outlook for 2021
10 Nov 2020
What can we expect from the global economy in 2021? What trends do we expect to drive commercial real estate markets in 2021? How will we redefine live, work and play given the global pandemic? ...
Thumb: Global Real Estate Securities Quarterly Update
06 Oct 2020
Our latest quarterly update of the Global Real Estate Securities market review and outlook is now available. ...
Thumbnail: The Decisive Eye - Autumn 2020
05 Oct 2020
Welcome to our latest issue of 'The Decisive Eye', our periodic look forward at the major real estate investment themes in Europe that we believe should be on your radar. In this issue we share...
Thumb: Real estate's role as an inflation hedge in a post-COVID world
08 Sep 2020
The Federal Reserve concluded its annual symposium at Jackson Hole last week, formally adopting a more flexible approach to inflation and unemployment. Principal Real Estate examines the debate...
Thumb: Antifragility of Real Estate Investments & Black Swans
26 Aug 2020
Real Estate is widely recognized as a defensive asset class; however, it has another little-known attribute called antifragility which is of key significance in light of Black Swan events such as...
Thumb: Why REITs, why Principal?
29 Jul 2020
In this paper we present the compelling reasons why investors' portfolios would benefit from an allocation to REITs, and explain why we believe today's market environment make it the right time to...