Irish Commercial Real Estate
Based in London, the team has responsibility for active management (buying and selling) and asset management of directly held properties, as well as for indirect investments globally. The team works closely with the other Aviva Investors real estate teams based in Paris, Frankfurt, New York, Singapore and Melbourne, particularly in relation to overseas investment.
The Irish Property Fund, managed by Aviva Investors, is an open ended, daily dealt fund that invests in Irish property assets – primarily direct property. The fund comprises high quality, well let properties in prime locations.
UK Commercial Real Estate
Our UK Commercial Property Fund (which is fully invested in the Aviva Investors Property Trust) holds a diversified portfolio of UK commercial properties, including office, retail warehouse, shopping centre, leisure and industrial assets. Approximately 20% of Fund assets are in London and the remainder well distributed in prime locations across the UK. To enhance liquidity and potential returns the Fund can also invest in the shares of property companies.
European Commercial Real Estate
The investment objective of the European Commercial Property Fund is to seek income and long-term capital appreciation through property investment in the European Economic Area (excluding the United Kingdom) and Switzerland. The fund aims to capitalise on continental European commercial property returns, through investing in a broadly diversified portfolio of direct property investments and property shares.