Focusing on German and European locations
Forward-looking investment in logistics properties
Union Investment is always on the look-out for modern logistics properties that have been built to high construction standards and are suitable for alternative uses. We have forged a network of leading developers and major logistics property holders to help us in our search.
One of the key factors is a first-class location, preferably with a multimodal link to strong infrastructure such as a motorway, cargo port, airport or rail network. We also attach great importance to long-term leases. Leveraging favourable market phases for strategic disposals allows us to create value for our investors or reduce the age of our portfolio. We have defined the following criteria for acquisitions:
Investment criteria for logistics
Insights into the portfolio and our latest transactions
Union Investment’s funds selectively include logistics properties in their diversified portfolios. These properties range from medium-sized logistics centres at cargo airports to large-scale warehouses for online retailers.
Mega Center, Dieburg
The logistics centre in the Rhine-Main region extends over 100,000 sq m of renting space and is on a long-term lease to logistics provider Fiege.
Fund: UniImmo: Deutschland
Multicube logistics centre covers 123,000 sq m of space in Heddesheim, about 12 miles east of Mannheim, just off the A5 Autobahn.
Fund: UniImmo: Europa
The logistics centre is on lease to online tyre retailer Delticom and is situated in Sehnde industrial park off the A7 Autobahn in the east of Hanover.
Fund: UniInstitutional European Real Estate
Amazon, Bad Hersfeld
The logistics centre at Amazonstrasse 1 is located in an industrial park in the south of Bad Hersfeld close to the local airport and visible from the A4 Autobahn. Fund: UniInstitutional European Real Estate