Global cities



08DEC 2017

Outlook 2018: Global cities

The rise of the global technology giants will increasingly impact real estate investing.

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13OCT 2017


Amazon hunts for its perfect global city

The Global Cities team analyses Amazon's blueprint for the perfect global city.


19SEP 2017


Why Paris is on the up: tourism, transport and Brexit

Paris is ranked 16th in our Global Cities index. With tourism recovering and transport links improving it should be an attractive proposition to property investors.


30AUG 2017


The future of shopping malls and what it means for property investors

The decline of malls in the US has caused concern among real estate investors. Our Global Cities blog looks at what it might mean for shopping centres in the UK and Europe

10AUG 2017


60 seconds on the importance of universities to global cities

Tom Walker discusses the latest Schroders Global Cities Index and the importance of universities in real estate investing.

07AUG 2017


Why Miami, the US gateway to Latin America, is on the up

Miami, ranked 27th on the Global Cities Index, is a hub that plays a crucial role in trade between the US and Latin America.


12JUL 2017


Could Melbourne's house price boom derail its global city status?

Melbourne is the world’s “most liveable” city. If you can afford the property prices, that is.

05JUL 2017


Could debt damage real estate prospects in this top 10 global city?

Change is afoot in Chicago as poor state finances and demographics threaten to impact its reputation as a top global city. But is it enough for the city to slip from the Global Cities index top 10? And what would that mean for real estate investors? Analyst Ben Forster visits real estate companies in the Windy City to find out.