Seven Dials Fund Management Invitation to IPF Members - Breakfast Briefing: Capital Returns in the Residential Market
Giles Heywood will present findings from his newly-developed quantitative model of residential values to illustrate:
• Property cycles, their regional impact, links to macroeconomic factors and the impact of Brexit
• The new build premium, the premium after renovation, and their rate of decay
• Pricing and infrastructure - the tube and train premia
• Anomalies around crossrail stations
Finally, Giles will identify the next residential hotspots across the UK.
Giles was formerly head of quantitative research at Gartmore and head of single strategy hedge funds at ABN AMRO Asset Management, and senior quantitative analyst at Commerzbank Securities Portfolio Risk Analytics Group. Amber Alpha Ltd provides consultancy and software to fund managers for the management of risk and return across asset classes. Seven Dials is a strategic partner of Amber Alpha in the development of quantitative tools for real estate investment.
Colin has more than 45 years’ experience within the commercial and residential property industry in the United Kingdom, Europe and North America.
Formerly a Partner with Weatherall Green & Smith, President of Speyhawk New York Corporation, Managing Director of Higgs & Hill Developments Limited and Managing Director of Stonemartin plc he has served the boards of three public companies. Colin is a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, a member of the Court of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Surveyors, Chairman of the Property Marketing Awards, and Chairman of the Property Advisory Board to the Social Stock Exchange.