Successfully managing global investments

With its own offices in New York and Singapore, Union Investment has been operating successfully in the American and Asia-Pacific markets for many years. Overseas properties make up over 20 per cent of our entire property portfolio, with this proportion set to increase in the coming years. Local expertise and high transaction reliability make us a sought-after business Partner.

 

 

With its UniImmo: Global and UniImmo: Europa retail funds, Union Investment has two robust investment vehicles for acquisitions in the chosen overseas markets. In the Americas, we are currently focusing primarily on the US and Mexico, while also closely monitoring Canada and Chile.

In the Asia-Pacific region, Union Investment’s primary focus is on the office markets in Japan and Australia. In addition, we also have China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea and Singapore on our investment Radar.

The Americas: further enhancing our strong presence

Union Investment has been investing in the US for over 30 years. We have greatly expanded and diversified our portfolio here in recent years. In addition to our presence in major gateway cities, we are leveraging the potential of many dynamic secondary cities on behalf of our Investors.

In Mexico, Union Investment primarily focuses on office investments in the capital, Mexico City. We take an opportunistic approach to other possible investments in the Americas. As a conservative investor, we are committed to meeting the requirements of our investors and follow clear criteria.

Investment criteria for the Americas

  • Core and core plus investments
  • Property value EUR 10 million or above
  • Acquisition structure: asset deals and share deals, with a preference for asset deals
  • Financing: 100 per cent self-funded
  • Only properties suitable for third-party use
  • Acquisition of development projects by way of forward funding, including projects with low pre-letting

 

Union Investment has acquired premium properties in the US and Mexico with the aim of holding them in its funds long term. Take a look at our portfolio for an insight into the quality of these properties, which deliver reliable long-term rental income.

  • 2000 McKinney Dallas
    The 2000 McKinney in Dallas was aquired for the UniImmo: Global fund.
  • LondonHouse Chicago
    LondonHouse, one of the most famous hotels in Chicago, was acquired for the UniImmo: Europa fund.
  • Dos Patios Mexico City
    The Dos Patios office building in Mexico City was added to the portfolio of the UniImmo: Global fund.

Our real estate portfolio in America

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Asia-Pacific: a focus on office properties

Union Investment has been operating successfully in the Asia-Pacific region for over ten years. We are currently focusing on office properties in Japan and Australia. In Japan, we are primarily interested in properties in Tokyo, one of the largest and most dynamic office markets in the world.

In Australia, Union Investment has the established office markets in major coastal cities in its sights, including Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. We select properties according to the criteria listed below.

Investment criteria for Asia-Pacific

  • Core and core plus investments
  • Property value EUR 75 million or above
  • Acquisition structure: asset deals and share deals, with a preference for asset deals
  • Financing: 100 per cent self-funded
  • Only properties suitable for third-party use
  • Acquisition of development projects by way of forward funding, including projects with low pre-letting

 

Union Investment’s portfolio in the Asia-Pacific region features exceptional office properties in central business locations. Take a look at selected examples from our current portfolio for an insight into the type of properties we favour in the Asia-Pacific Region.

  • 155 Clarence Street Sydney
    The 155 Clarence Street office building in Sydney was acquired for the UniImmo: Global fund.
  • CityHarumi Tokio
    The CityHarumi office building in Tokyo is part of the UniImmo: Global fund.
  • Vision Crest Singapur
    The Vision Crest Commercial office building in Singapore was acquired for the UniImmo: Global fund.

Our real estate portfolio in Asia-Pacific

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Ansprechpartner

Contact for transactions

Do you have properties in the Americas or Asia-Pacific that meet our investment criteria? Are you interested in one of our existing properties? Find the name of your personal contact here.

Investitionsstandort Europa

Investment in Europe

Interested in our real estate investments in Europe? We will be happy to give you an overview. We are currently focusing on a number of defined priority areas in Europe.

Investitionsstandort Deutschland

Investment in Germany

Interested in the structure of our portfolio in Germany? We are happy to provide further information and details of reference properties.