Tom Walker

Co-Head of Global Real Estate Securities

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Economics

02OCT 2019

Five reasons why global cities are the ultimate investment super-trend

Cities are becoming more important than countries, with their success determined by innovation, efficiency and the clustering of industries. What does this mean for investors?

2018

DECEMBER

11DEC 2018

Economics

Outlook 2019: Global cities

Global cities look set to benefit from a technological revolution in 2019 as investors place a higher value on knowledge than manufacturing.

NOVEMBER

30NOV 2018

Economics

Amazon HQ2 - "Mr. Bezos, why didn’t you call?"

If Jeff Bezos had called the Global Cities team we could have saved him a year’s worth of work.

OCTOBER

22OCT 2018

Economics

Why psychology is the secret ingredient in the success of global cities

Real estate investors may not be aware of the impact psychology can have on cities.

SEPTEMBER

04SEP 2018

Economics

The housing affordability puzzle – is it really so puzzling?

We explore why global cities continue to attract young professionals and argue that living in such places is good value, despite the high costs of housing.

2017

AUGUST

10AUG 2017

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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.

JUNE

26JUN 2017

Economics

Where are the best global cities for real estate investing?

The latest release of the Schroders Global Cities Index is out, and Los Angeles takes the top spot.

MARCH

31MAR 2017

Economics

Tel Aviv - a vibrant city in the ascension

Schroders Global Cities report: Israel’s second largest is thriving – and the property market should reap the benefits.