A Review of Real Estate Fund Behaviour following the EU Referendum
This report, commissioned by AREF, from John Forbes Consulting assess the impact of the EU referendum result on the real estate market and evaluates whether any improvements could be made.
Please find an Industry Statement attached which represents AREF's formal position on Brexit.
The March survey clearly shows a return to a positive view of real estate investments following the uncertainties after the EU Referendum.
Following the result of the EU Referendum in June last year, and the resultant impacts on many of the open-ended real estate funds available to retail investors, we commissioned John Forbes Consulting to undertake an independent review of the impact of the result on real estate funds, and to evaluate whether any improvements could be made to deal with market shocks in the future. Following an extensive period of consultation with the real estate