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Navis Finalises the Purchase of Four Hotels in the Balearic and Canary Islands

The venture capital firm has 100 million euros available to acquire accommodation and is negotiating the purchase of four hotels comprising 1,500 rooms in total.

Quinlan Prepares Purchases Worth €100 Million

The new investment manager founded by the former executives of Altamira, Eduardo Quintana and Emilio Langle, is already negotiating operations worth 50 million euros, a figure that it plans to double during 2021.

Cofinnimo Finalises the Purchase of 24 Nursing Homes in Spain & Italy From Batipart

The listed company is negotiating the acquisition of portfolio Vega comprising 18 nursing homes in Spain and 6 in Italy, for an amount close to 350 million euros.

Greystar Will Invest €300 Million in Spain This Year

The US firm plans to allocate 100 million euros to the purchase of new assets and 200 million euros to the development of build-to-rent projects.

B-Exclusives

The Largest Players in Housing Sales and Rentals in Madrid

The big data platform Brainsre has conducted a study to determine the leading real estate brokerage firms that dominate the supply of housing for sale and rent in Madrid and its neighbourhoods.

The Leaders of Spain’s Rental Housing Market

Engel & Volkers, aProperties and Spotahome lead Spain’s rental housing market by volume, according to Brainsre data.

Increased Demand for Houses in Madrid Leaves Supply at Six-Year Low

The demand for houses in Madrid following the coronavirus pandemic reduced supply by 28% in 2020, with interest concentrated on the city’s periphery. However, Moncloa-Aravaca still has the most detached properties for sale in the capital, according to Brainsre.

Top News

Brainsre.news: What Happened in April 2020?

The impact of coronavirus defined the real estate market in April, although operations were actually closed in the commercial and logistics markets and new projects were announced in Madrid and Málaga.

Hotelbeds Receives a €430M Injection from 3 Funds to Head Off the Risk of Bankruptcy

Cinven, EQT and Canada Pension Plan Investment (CPPI) have decided to contribute €430 million to the Spanish company, which they acquired in 2016.

Santander Explores How to Securitise NPLs Through Deva Capital

The entity has created the company Deva Capital as a vehicle to explore the purchase of damaged assets from financial institutions around the world, according to various financial sources consulted by the newspaper Expansión. Investment banking sources stress that Santander's subsidiary in Brazil already acquires these types of assets from the banks through its real estate servicer.

The Impact of Coronavirus on the Spanish Real Estate Market, According to the Experts

Brainsre.news interviews five experts in the sector to find out what the effects of the pandemic have been, how investment will evolve, which assets are best positioned and what will happen if there is another outbreak.