International

Hines Closes 1st Investment in Italy

The firm’s European Value Fund 2 expects to deliver 300 new units to the Milan market by 2023.

Tricon, Canada Pension Plan to Invest in Toronto Apartments

The joint venture is expected to develop as many as 3,000 units of multifamily housing in Toronto valued at $1.1 billion.

Greystar Acquires UK Student Housing Portfolio for $408M

Totaling 2,163 units, the purpose-built developments are located in London, Glasgow, Coventry and Bristol.

DWS Makes $77M UK Student Housing Investment

Cushman & Wakefield advised the buyer in its purchase of a 357-bed community in Bristol, England.

Varsity to Manage Toronto Student Housing

The firm was tapped to manage Campus Common, a 343-bed property adjacent to Ryerson University.

Canadian JV to Pay $293M for Vancouver Portfolio

A partnership of InterRent REIT and Crestpoint Real Estate Investments is set to acquire 15 multifamily communities.

Hines Names New European Director of Living Operations

Marc Sampietro joins the firm from The Student Hotel, where he acted as director of regional operations for southern Europe.

CA Ventures Launches European Management Platform

The U.S. firm plans more than $1.1 billion in student housing project starts on the continent through 2022.

Round Hill Capital JV Acquires Netherlands Portfolio

The properties are located in Arnhem, Apeldoom, Amersfoort and Deventer, totaling 821 units.

Kennedy Wilson Completes Ireland’s Largest Community

The Clancy Quay apartment project near central Dublin features 845 high-end units on the site of a former military barracks.