Property

Chatswood’s Zenith towers 100% leased: reinforcing market as a major commercial office precinct

7 December 2018

The Zenith becomes one of the most in-demand metro office properties in Sydney: Both towers now 100% leased after significant active asset management by Centuria’s unlisted funds team, in conjunction with partner BlackRock Centuria Capital Group (Centuria, ASX: CNI) today announced that since acquiring The Zenith, – a two-tower A-Grade office building on Sydney’s north

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Appointment of Centuria Metropolitan REIT Fund Manager

6 December 2018

Centuria Property Funds Limited (CPFL) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Grant Nichols as Fund Manager of Centuria Metropolitan REIT (CMA). Mr Nichols brings over 16 years of experience across real estate and funds management with a deep track record particularly focused on commercial real estate. Most recently, Mr Nichols was Fund Manager

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CNI platform acquires $645 million Hines office portfolio

10 October 2018

Centuria Metropolitan REIT (CMA) and the Lederer Group have entered into agreements to acquire $645 million of four high quality office assets from a subsidiary of Hines Global REIT, Inc. CMA will acquire three assets (818 Bourke Street, Melbourne, 825 Ann Street and 100 Brookes Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane) and a 25% interest in 465

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CMA to buy $520.9m portfolio from Hines Global REIT

10 October 2018

Australia’s largest ASX-listed metropolitan office REIT set to buy four major properties in Australia’s second largest commercial property transaction of the year Centuria Property Funds Limited (CPFL) as Responsible Entity of Centuria Metropolitan REIT (ASX: CMA) today announced that CMA has entered into unconditional agreements to acquire three office properties, and a 25% interest in

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$36 million Epping sale driven by hunger for suburban offices

20 June 2018

Investor appetite for suburban metro properties demonstrated by high yield Centuria Metropolitan REIT (CMA) today announced the sale of 3 Carlingford Road, Epping, for $36 million to a private buyer. The sale price represented a 118% increase on the purchase price of $16.5 million in December 2014. The fully-leased office building sold with a tight

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Sydney and Melbourne fringe markets outperforming

18 April 2018

The AFR’s recent article, Values and rents surge in fringe Sydney and Melbourne office markets, reports that over the last year, Sydney and Melbourne’s fringe office markets have far out-performed their CBD counterparts when it comes to capital-value growth and rental growth, due to a movement by commercial property investors up the risk curve and

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Property markets evolve, fundamentals stay the same

28 March 2018

Due diligence is essential before making any investment decision – and property is no exception. Direct property markets may not be as volatile as equities and other listed investments, but they are affected by a large number of factors (both macroeconomic and property-specific), so understanding and interpreting these factors is essential to making the best

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Office property 2018 outlook: showing strong fundamentals

25 January 2018

Sydney and Melbourne have been the pick for office property returns over the past few years. Despite some significant yield compression in both markets, they continue to present strong fundamentals and good opportunities for investors this year. At the same time, the second half of last year evidenced some promising green shoots to our north

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CMA – Successful completion of entitlement offer and property transactions

11 January 2018

Successful completion of entitlement offer and property transactions Centuria Property Funds Limited (CPFL), as Responsible Entity of Centuria Metropolitan REIT , has announced: Successful completion of the accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offer (Entitlement Offer) announced on 5 December 2017, raising approximately $60 million Settlement of two property acquisitions and one divestment on 21 December 2018. Completion

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Centuria Metropolitan REIT added to S&P/ASX300 index

4 September 2017

Australia’s largest metropolitan office REIT, the Centuria Metropolitan REIT, has today announced its inclusion on the S&P/ASX 300 Index. The inclusion will come into effect from start of trade on Monday 18 September 2017. The S&P/ASX 300 Index includes up to 300 of Australia’s largest ASX listed entities by float-adjusted market capitalisation and provides a

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