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Public Affairs Committee Event on Brexit
This event will focus on the ramifications and outlook for real estate and the real estate fund industry, given the current and anticipated Brexit environment.  We will hear from a panel of speakers including Lord Oakeshott and Savvas Savouri as well as others who are to be confirmed.Confirmed speakers/panellists:Lord Oakeshott, Co-Founder and Chairman of OLIM Property (click to view biography)Savvas Savouri, Partner and Chief Economist at Toscafunds (click here to view biography)+ more to be...
Berwin Leighton Paisner, Adelaide House, London Bridge, London, EC4R 9HA
Thursday, 3 May, 2018 - 09:00
Joint IPF event on LGPS
New Date: 11 May Following the success of the two LGPS events in 2017, IPF and AREF are running a seminar that considers the implications for property of the government’s requirements for the existing 90 Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) administering authorities to ‘pool’ their investments. The intention of this ‘pooling’ is to save costs while maintaining overall investment performance. This seminar provides an update as to progress with ‘pooling’ and outlines the ‘pool’ structures that...
Friday, 11 May, 2018 - 00:00
AREF Summer Drinks Reception
The AREF Team would be delighted to see you at the AREF Summer Drinks Reception. Date: Thursday 21st June 2018Time: 14.30 - 19.00Venue: Kindly hosted by UBS, 5 Broadgate Circle, London EC2M 2BN.(This event is open to AREF Members by invite only) 
UBS, 5 Broadgate Circle, London, EC2M 2BN
Thursday, 21 June, 2018 - 14:30
AREF Annual Dinner 2018
 The Association of Real Estate Funds invites members to the AREF Annual Dinner & Awards 2018 on Wednesday 26 September 2018. Wednesday 26th September 2018The Dorchester, Park Lane, London W1K 1QA18:00hrs to 01:00hrsDress: Business AttireTable bookings and tickets are for AREF members only - BOOKING FORM To book tickets or a table at the dinner, AREF members can download a copy of the form by clicking here.  The form should be emailed to Sarah Broadway (sbroadway...
Wednesday, 26 September, 2018 - 18:00
AREF Committee Day
Save the dateThis event is open to AREF committee members only - an invitation will be sent to those sitting on AREF committees ahead of this event. 
Hogan Lovells, Atlantic House, Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2FG
Wednesday, 21 March, 2018 - 15:30
AREF/ Intertrust Event at MIPIM
AREF, together with Intertrust will be hosting an informal lunch at MIPIM on Thursday 15 March at 13.30 - 15.00. John Cartwright, CEO of AREF will be hosting this event with Paul Lawrence, Global Head of Funds and Jon Barrett, Head of Real Estate at Intertrust to discuss updates and developments regarding real estate in the UK. Intertrust have recently carried out a study on the new legislation on Capital Gains Tax coming into effect in the UK - click here to view the survey. This lunch is...
8th Floor, 7 La Croisette, (Entrance 16 rue des Belges - next to the Dior store), Cannes
Thursday, 15 March, 2018 - 13:30
Disruptors in the Industry
The property sector is evolving with the emergence of disruptors such as ‘proptech’ changing the way we do business. AREF’s latest event brings together three leading innovators discussing how they are disrupting the industry. We will hear from the founder of Property Innovation Labs (Pi Labs), Europe’s first property tech venture capital firm; from BrickVest, on crowdfunding for institutional grade property investment and the advantages that blockchain can bring to the market; and from WeWork, the...
In London / Jersey / Edinburgh
Tuesday, 6 March, 2018 - 08:30
Roundtable discussion on AIFMD survey
AREF are held a roundtable event to discuss the AIFMD survey that KPMG are carrying out on behalf of the EU Commission, and gather members opinion.Click here to view the slides from this event.Venue: CBRE, Third Floor, One New Change, London, EC4M 9AF
CBRE, Third Floor, One New Change, London, EC4M 9AF
Thursday, 1 March, 2018 - 08:30
Capital Gains Tax Roundtable - Second Event
This event was the second event on this subject, due to the first event being over-subscribed. Many of you will be aware that in the Budget on 22 November 2017 the Chancellor announced changes to the taxation of capital gains on real estate disposals by non-residents. These changes are likely to affect many real estate funds. The AREF Tax Committee have put together an initial brief regarding this which can be viewed here. AREF are engaging with HMRC and HM Treasury on this matter. ...
Monday, 22 January, 2018 - 15:00