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Investment Intentions Survey

Published every January since 2008

Welcome to the ANREV/INREV/PREA Investment Intentions Survey, an in-depth exploration of investment aspirations within the real estate sector for the coming two years, with a focus on non-listed real estate funds. Conducted annually, from September to November, this global survey engages members of the three industry associations and market participants actively involved in the real estate sector. 

Latest highlights

Investors shift to higher-risk strategies in 2024
This year’s results show that over three quarters (78%) of investors looking to deploy capital in Europe, in 2024, are seeking higher risk strategies with the majority (55%) preferring value added. The gap between average current allocations and target allocations has decreased globally for the third year running.
 •  Interest rate policy, inflation, and denominator effect will define the 
     market in 2024
 •  Investors still favoring debt over all their investment opportunities
 •  Residential takes top spot as Europe’s preferred sector
 •  Stronger focus on diversity, equity and inclusion programmes globally

National insights for 2024
Get key highlights from this year's survey focusing on the different regions throughout Europe.

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In the press
17 Jan 2024 - Reuters
Forty-three percent of European investors intend to reduce their property allocations over the next two years, INREV's survey of 90 respondents globally with 830 billion euros ($902.63 billion) in assets under management found.
17 Jan 2024 - CoStar
Investor appetite for real estate has slowed due to ongoing macroeconomic uncertainty impacting the market last year
17 Jan 2024 - PropertyEU
Over 90% of investors will be targeting residential real estate this year according to INREV’s 2024 Investment Intentions Survey which is based on responses from 90 investors representing a combined AUM of €830 billion.
17 Jan 2024 - Immobilien Zeitung
Die internationalen Immobilien-Investmentmanager haben die Freude am Risiko wiederentdeckt.
18 Jan 2024 - Il Sole 24 Ore
Secondo l’ultima survey di Inrev sull’orientamento degli investitori, serve un ulteriore repricing per ripartire.
19 Jan 2024 - React News
Current average allocation to real estate globally is 10.6%

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