A real estate investment trust traded on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange

Investment story

Background

2012

AEW UK were one of the first managers to launch and execute a small lot size, value investment strategy into the current cycle with the AEW UK Core Property Fund.

2015

AEW UK REIT is launched, completing its IPO in May 2015. There are 28 properties in the portfolio split across England, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

our strategy

To deliver shareholders attractive total returns by investing in smaller commercial properties in a mix of strong locations demonstrating a depth of long term tenant demand and with a lease expiry profile shorter than the benchmark. Active asset management will improve income streams and maximise value.

Portfolio locations

Portfolio locations

Sector weightings

Sector weightings

Our performance

The Company’s portfolio comprises a diversified range of UK commercial property providing the Company with the ability to meet its covered dividend yield of 8%. Profitable asset management transactions have also been achieved to add to performance.

Our strengths

Value investors

Our team is very selective about the properties they invest in and ultimately look for outperformance by way of acquiring fundamentally mispriced assets.

Strong in house asset management team

All members of our team have an institutional, property focused background and take an active approach to asset management.

Sector expertise

We have a wealth of industry knowledge and each of us is able to offer an opinion on the strengths of a potential investment, assessing all risks and opportunities involved.

Experience

The unity, longevity and track record of our team sets us apart. Our core management team also worked together for a number of years prior to the launch of AEW UK REIT.

Strong network of agency contacts

The extent of our industry experience gives us access to market leading advice from a diverse range of trusted professional advisors who are invaluable in both sourcing investments and assisting in ongoing management.

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