During the first two quarters of 2020, INREV canvassed views from the membership to assess the dynamics and business-oriented implications for the industry. A questionnaire on the impact of COVID-19 on valuations was issued in Q1 and Q2 followed by a sentiment survey issued in May and August 2020. Results of the questionnaire and the sentiment survey have been used to create a snapshot for members.
A monthly member sentiment survey first conducted in May 2020 to understand the impact on investment plans, operations and expected market performance.
This paper focuses on the importance of long-term investing to institutional investment and the importance of the real estate activities of long-term institutional investors to the wider economy, society and the environment.
This paper sets out the evolution of the industry from 2004 to the present, evaluating the catalysts driving the re-birth, renewal and coming of age of the industry and the changes participants and products in non-listed real estate have experienced during this period.
The 2019 Nick Tyrrell Research Prize has been awarded to joint authors Felipe Carozzi and Christian A.L Hilber, London School of Economics & Centre for Economic Performance and Xiaolun Yu, London School of Economics for their paper, 'The Economic impacts of help to buy'.
Click here to view the 2019 winning submission video presentation.
The winners of the 2018 Nick Tyrrell Research Prize presented the findings from their paper, ‘Optimal Composition of Hybrid/Blended Real Estate Portfolios’, followed by a panel of experts who will discuss the practical applications of the research ideas.
In deciding how to invest, a fundamental choice is whether to use a range of specialist funds or to rely on others to make decisions about which country or which sector to invest in. This study helps inform this decision by exploring the differences in investment performance between specialist funds and multi country or multi sector funds.