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(al-myŭ-kan -ter) A small circle on the celestial sphere parallel to the horizon.

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With Qatar's prolific and extensive investment portfolio in London with acquisitions such as Harrods and Canary Wharf, we are certain that these apartments (Centre Point) will be of high interest to Qatari investors," Kathrin Hersel, Development Director at almacantar told Qatar Tribune.
Giving details about redevelopment plans, Hersel said almacantar commenced the conversion of the building from its previous use in January 2015 to create 82 exclusive residential apartments and penthouses ranging from one bed apartments to a five-bed duplex.
Mike Hussey, managing director of property fund Almacantar, says yes, new funding models are a must ('You can forget about the banks this year') and so is the need to 'build smarter, cheaper and more efficiently.
1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Almacantar, a London-based property investment and development company, Starwood Property Trust, Inc.
Under terms of the agreement, Starwood Property Trust and Starwood European Real Estate Finance will provide Almacantar with a [pounds sterling]220 million first mortgage loan (the "Loan").
Almacantar's strategy is to reposition large-scale, complex commercial and residential assets in Central London," said Mike Hussey, Chief Executive of Almacantar.
In July, Almacantar secured planning consent for a comprehensive refurbishment to transform the Property into a world class mixed use scheme.
A company-specific example: Almacantar in London, an investment and development firm formed by two executives from the Almacantar fund.