UK-based property investment platform raises £200m, construction tech gets boost with $100m fund, and an app to make investment more accessible
The first half of 2019 saw the continued rise of flexible space, with some of the largest property firms plunging headfirst into the market to compete with operators such as WeWork. Nicola Byrne asked Justin Harley, regional director of software giant Yardi’s coworking team, for his views on the current market after 18 years in the sector.
The smart building developer has been the first in the world to be awarded Platinum WELL Certification through the WELL v2 pilot for its Headquarters at EDGE Olympic.
Faisal Butt, founder and CEO of property innovation fund Pi Labs, shares his thoughts on retaking the reins as CEO after his stint as chairman, what he did on first day after taking over from Dominic Wilson, and plans for expanding into Europe.