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04JUL 2018

How the high street is being reinvented in global cities

Death of the high street? Hugo Machin, a Global Cities investor and blogger, explains why certain retail locations are thriving

2018

JANUARY

24JAN 2018

Blog

Los Angeles claims top spot in Schroders Global Cities 30 index for the second time

LA is ranked no.1 while Chinese cities are most improved and London falls.

2017

DECEMBER

08DEC 2017

Blog

Outlook 2018: Global cities

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

NOVEMBER

16NOV 2017

Blog

How millennials are transforming the US housing market

More millennials are renting homes rather than buying, prompting large listed companies to cater to the trend, explains our Global Cities blog

OCTOBER

26OCT 2017

Blog

How Philadelphia’s diverse economy is helping revive the East Coast underdog

Fallen manufacturing giant Philadelphia, ranked 25th in the Schroders Global Cities Index, is fighting back thanks to technological innovation, its location and world-class educational facilities.

13OCT 2017

Blog

Amazon hunts for its perfect global city

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

SEPTEMBER

19SEP 2017

Blog

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.

AUGUST

30AUG 2017

Blog

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