|First Half 08 European Direct Real Estate Investment Down 44% Year on Year|
Total direct real estate investment was an estimated ?32bn in Q2 2008, down 14% since the previous quarter, and ?69bn for the first half of 2008, a 44% fall on the same period in 2007, according to Jones Lang LaSalle. The UK, Germany and France, which historically dominate with around two-thirds of total transactions, accounted for just over half over total activity as their volumes fell to ?35bn in the first half (down 60% year on year). The UK saw approximately ?8bn of transactions in the second quarter of the year, after ?9bn in the first quarter 2008. / Source: Arendator.ru
|GM is a new tenant of industrial park Pyshma|
The tentative agreement was signed between Eurasia Logistics and General Motors on renting 23000 sq. m in industrial park Pyhma. Sum total of 5 years contract is confidential. General Motors is going to accommodate auto parts and accessories warehouses for Ural region. / Source: Arendator.ru
|Jones Lang LaSalle Named to 2008’s “World’s Most Ethical Companies” List by the Ethisphere Institute|
Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL) reported that it has been named to The Ethisphere Institute’s second-annual World’s Most Ethical Companies list. Ethisphere, a think-tank dedicated to the research and promotion of profitable best practices in global governance, business ethics, compliance and corporate responsibility, announced the award at the Ethisphere and Forbes joint-conference, “Driving Profit through Ethical Leadership”.The list of World’s Most Ethical companies will also be featured in the Q2 issue of Ethisphere Magazine.
/ Source: Arendator.ru