News & Views

  • 2/8/2022

    Viewpoint – Onwards and upwards

    It has been great to see the university graduation photos across LinkedIn and social media over the last few weeks. Joy for a job well done, and justified optimism for the future. Hoping not to detract from the endeavours of so many students, we feel the same here at 90 North, having recently closed our […]

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  • 28/7/2022

    Press Release – Academy Investment Fund Closed

    90 North and Rasameel are delighted to announce the first closing of the Academy Investment Fund of student accommodation across the United Kingdom. With a combined value of £90,000,000, the five assets are located in prime student cities servicing the best, highly ranked and well-known universities across England, Scotland and Wales comprising: Exeter One, Exeter. […]

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  • 11/7/2022

    Ed Lowe completes Three Peaks Challenge

    Congratulations to our Investment Analyst, Ed Lowe who over the weekend completed the Three Peaks Challenge. Along with other volunteers, Ed climbed the UK’s three highest peaks – Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in 23 hours 15 minutes. The group have raised over £5,000 for Oxford & District Mencap, a charity which provides much […]

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  • 28/6/2022

    Press Release – Sval Energy sign new Stavanger lease

    90 North is delighted to announce the completion of a new 10-year lease to Sval Energy AS, who have taken all 10,358 sq.m. of an office property on Stavanger’s coast, the capital of the oil and gas industry in Norway. The lease coincided with Sval Energy’s $1.1 billion acquisition of the Norwegian business of Spirit […]

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  • 22/6/2022

    Viewpoint – More from multifamily?

    Investment into US multifamily properties has long been a favourite of Islamic investors, and for good reason it would seem, with Newmark reporting a 20% total return for this sector in the 12 months to the end of March, driven by valuation increases. While it is tempting to suggest that such growth cannot continue and […]

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  • 9/6/2022

    Press Release – 90 North and Rasameel acquire prime student accommodation in Cardiff

    90 North Real Estate Partners LLP (“90 North”), in partnership with Rasameel Investment Company (“Rasameel”) has acquired City Heights, a 146 bed student accommodation investment in Cardiff for £19,400,000, a 5.75% net initial yield, as part of a Shari’ah compliant investment. Built in 2019, the property provides very attractive on-site amenities, including an outdoor roof […]

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  • 6/6/2022

    Viewpoint – Have you heard about self-fulfilment centres?

    Discussing UK retail parks with investors can be difficult. Firstly, there is trying to explain what they are. Describing them as retail warehousing suggests logistics units with a row of vans outside, while “A collection of large units around a car park” doesn’t paint an attractive image. Could it be as simple as: “It’s where […]

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  • 19/4/2022

    Viewpoint – Kicking the bricks

    With the world continuing to peel back their travel restrictions, the prospect of international travel to both meet investors and for them to travel to inspect properties is hugely exciting and positive for the real estate investment management industry. While video calls and video tours were hugely efficient tools, it is time to ‘press the […]

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  • 6/4/2022

    Press Release – 90 North joins Principles for Responsible Investment

    90 North is delighted to announce that it has become a signatory to the United Nations supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). The PRI is an international global network of asset managers, owners and service providers working together to put responsible investment into practice. The principles aim to provide a framework for integrating environmental, social […]

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  • 21/3/2022

    Press Release – New Entrance for Cincinnati Children’s Headquarters

    90 North is delighted to announce the completion of a new entrance to Cincinnati Children’s headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, for which it is investment manager. This significant capital project included removal of a dated and dysfunctional covered porch and replacing it with a modern expansive metal and polycarbonate canopy for greater visual appeal. New LED […]

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