International Property Consultant joins John D Wood 

Paul Wolfenden joined John D Wood 2013 as a senior general practise real estate advisor with over 30 years experience with a top London/International firm (DTZ/Debenham Tewson & Chinnocks). Paul is a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, with a strong understanding of real estate drivers, together with an understanding as to the impact that capital debt has on real estate. Recent instructions undertaken by John D Wood include investment properties in Switzerland, Germany, Finland, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, CEE, Greece and Austria. All valuations are carried out in compliance with the rules and guidelines of the RICS. John D Wood also provide Mid/End of year accounting valuations for our clients throughout Europe.

John D Wood partners up with investment group Whitecity to create a one-stop-shop for Israeli investors looking to take a stake in UK real estate.

John D Wood will offer property management and professional services to Tel Aviv-based Whitecity’s UK investments. Which is a Kicking off‑ with an initial 10 properties across the UK. It will also market vacant space and manage other professional work, such as rent reviews.

The move continues the resurgence in Israeli investment in the UK following the downturn. This year around £500m of assets were acquired by Israeli investors. With the largest recent deal being Teddy Sagi’s £400m acquisition of Camden Market in March.

Full story can be read in Property Week 28 November 2014.

To find out more on how John D Wood can assist, please contact Ray Bloom on 020 7629 9050 or or visit WhiteCity IB at

Sky Plaza Mall & Medical Centre – El Shorouk City, Egypt.

egypt-shopping-centreA development of a new shopping mall and medical centre by Beverly Hills Real Estate.

The new development is situated in the New Cairo region, east of the capital and comprises of an overall floor area of 650,000 Sq Feet. The shopping mall includes 400 shops, a cinema, bowling alley and a food court. Occupiers range from both international and local retailers.

Ray Bloom, CEO commented: “Management of a portfolio such as Sky Plaza Mall drives John D Wood to succeed further….this project is just the start”.

John D Wood International is looking to expand its portfolio on a global scale. It would welcome opportunities to work with developers in all forms of commercial property.

To find out more on how John D Wood can assist your development, please contact-
Ray Bloom on 020 7629 9050 or