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Welcome to the new format for the AREF newsletter, this is to compliment the new website redesign which launched last week. This Newsletter provides you with a snapshot of the new features the website provides, please create a login and begin to explore!

New website for AREF

Last week saw the launch of our new website! It has lots of new features and has more secure content for the benefit of our members.

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Sponsorship opportunity

We have a unique opportunity to sponsor this 'PropTech Evolution' event.

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News
17 Jul 2019
AREF introduces a new membership category for investors

Why is AREF relevant to professional investors?

News Article
23 Jul 2019
FutureGen Summer Drinks Reception 2019

See photos from the FutureGen Summer Drinks Reception...

Post-event Summary
23 Jul 2019
Production of the Property Fund Vision Handbook
News Article
12 Jul 2019
Nominations announcement for new award for Outstanding Achievement

Thank you to all members who submitted their fund for the new AREF Award for Outstanding Achievement. The five funds shortlisted for consideration are...

News Article
24 Jul 2019
PFV & Late Index Submission
News Article
31 Jul 2019
New Committee members
Committee Update
29 Aug 2019
Increasing FutureGen Engagement in Committees

Building on the excellent progress already being made through the FutureGen Committee...

News Article

Our Committees

Read about our committees and working groups, including who sits on each committee and current initiatives

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View our list of members

View a list of our Fund, Affiliate, Associate and Investor members

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Upcoming Events
21 Aug 2019 London
FutureGen - Fund Life Cycle Series (Event 3)
FutureGen event
24 Sep 2019 London
AREF Annual Dinner & Awards 2019
Dinner
14 Nov 2019 London
Joint AREF/IPF Seminar: Social Impact Investing - UK Real Estate Sector
Joint event
26 Nov 2019 London
FutureGen Speed-Networking & Shuffleboard Winter Event
FutureGen event

Committee Vacancies

Click to view the current vacancies on AREF Committees

Committee Vacancies
Committee Updates
02 Jul 2019
Committee Update - Corporate Governance Committee
Committee Update
10 Jul 2019
Committee Update - Education & Training Committee
Committee Update
20 Jun 2019
Committee Update - ESG & Impact Investing
Committee Update
10 Jul 2019
Committee Update - FutureGen Committee
Committee Update
23 Jul 2019
Committee Update - Investor Committee
Committee Update
18 Jun 2019
Committee Update - Public Affairs Committee
Committee Update
15 May 2019
Committee Update - Research & Information
Committee Update
07 Jun 2019
Committee Update - Retail Funds Committee
Committee Update
09 Jul 2019
Committee Update - Tax Committee
Committee Update