Charter Hall Direct PFA Fund enhances portfolio with $275 million of high quality CBD office assets

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Charter Hall’s $4.5 billion Direct Property business, announced that its PFA Fund (PFA) has acquired a 100% interest in a high-quality and well-located office asset in the Melbourne CBD for $192 million (less outstanding tenant incentives). The acquisition follows the 100% Freehold interest in 121 King William Street, Adelaide, for a total consideration of $82.25 […]

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Property Funds Association appoints Charter Hall’s Steven Bennett President of the National Executive Committee

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The Property Funds Association of Australia (PFA) is the peak industry body representing the Australian unlisted direct property funds sector which manages approximately $125 billion in funds under management. The Executive Committee of PFA recently elected Steven Bennett, Head of Charter Hall Direct, as the new President of PFA’s National Executive Committee, taking over the role from Mark […]

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Charter Hall Direct acquires $126m in prime office, industrial and retail assets across Sydney and Brisbane

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Charter Hall Direct, part of the Charter Hall Group (ASX:CHC), one of Australia’s leading property investment and funds management groups with $23.2 billion under management, has announced three significant property acquisitions in Sydney and Queensland for its funds totaling $126 million. A 10-storey freehold building at 40 Tank Street in Brisbane CBD has been acquired […]

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Charter Hall Direct PFA Fund added to BT Wrap and BT Panorama

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Government tenants and long lease terms feature in fund offering 7% p.a.[1] income. The Charter Hall Direct PFA Fund (PFA), featuring high quality office buildings across Australia, is now more widely available to investors as a result of being added to both the BT Wrap platform and innovative platform, BT Panorama. The fund is available […]

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Charter Hall partners with Informed Investor to highlight benefits of unlisted commercial property

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Charter Hall Direct, part of leading property investment and funds management group Charter Hall Group (ASX:CHC), has announced a partnership with independent investment information platform, Informed Investor. This platform aims to enhance investors’ and financial adviser’s knowledge of Australian commercial property markets and investment products based on this asset class. Informed Investor partners with financial product […]

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Charter Hall Direct new PFA Fund targets 7.25% per annum income

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One of Australia’s largest unlisted managers of investment-grade office buildings, Charter Hall Direct Property, today announced the launch of a new unlisted office property fund for retail investors, self managed super funds trustees and high net worth investors. The fund, called the Charter Hall Direct PFA Fund (PFA or fund), features quality office buildings located […]

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Strong demand for commercial property from retail investors

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There is a strong interest in commercial property as an asset class as investors seek capital gains and security, as well as income, according to Australia’s largest direct property investment fund manager, Charter Hall. Statistics produced by Charter Hall reveal this trend, showing a rise in the number of Australians invested in listed and unlisted […]

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Charter Hall DOF announces strong leasing result at 1 Nicholson St, Melbourne CBD

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One of Australia’s largest investors of investment-grade office buildings, Charter Hall Group, today announced its market leading Direct Office Fund (DOF) has leased several floors at 1 Nicholson Street, on the northern edge of Melbourne CBD for an 8-year term. Market leading water treatment and chemicals company, Ixom, has leased three levels of 1 Nicholson […]

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Charter Hall Direct Office Fund now available on top investment platforms due to increased adviser demand

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Charter Hall Group has announced that its Direct Office Fund (DOF) is now available to financial advisers through Australia’s leading investment and superannuation platforms via BT Wrap, BT Panorama, Macquarie Wrap, Colonial First State FirstWrap, HUB24, Netwealth and Powerwrap as more financial advisers see opportunity in Australian direct commercial property. These leading platforms demonstrate significant […]

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High-yielding commercial property a good fit for SMSF portfolios

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With unlisted commercial property funds generating yields of more than 6% per cent and a strong long-term growth outlook for the sector, commercial property should be considered as a core asset for self-managed superannuation portfolios, a property fund industry leader says. Steven Bennett, the Head of Direct at property fund manager Charter Hall, says it […]

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