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Office 11/12/2018

France's Simi 2018 trade fair marks dawn of a new era

A few hours after the clapper board sounded the end of the 2018 edition of Simi, the French real estate community's annual trade fair, (...)

Office 19/10/2018

Milan office in huge demand as occupier needs change fast

Supply of modern Grade A office real estate in Italy's business centre Milan is tighter than ever, but tracking shifting occupier needs is the (...)

Logistics 22/06/2018

Amazon planning giant 161,000 sqm warehouse near Lyon airport

US e-commerce giant Amazon is planning a 161,000 sqm warehouse in Lyon, France's second largest city, sited near the Saint-Exupéry airport, BI has learned. The asset (...)

Retail 12/06/2018

French retailer Casino targets €1.5bn asset disposals, including real estate

French supermarket chain Casino is to sell off €1.5bn of non-core assets, including real estate, with a view to reducing debt and focusing on the digital (...)

Logistics 18/05/2018

Tight Paris warehouse space supply begins to hit e-commerce

Warehouse supply in central Paris is becoming severely constrained, posing a dilemma for many e-commerce merchants seeking to do business there, says a new (...)

Logistics 19/02/2018

UAE's Rasmala also eyes NL, France, Ireland after €154m German logistics buy

The United Arab Emirates-based Rasmala group, which recently made its first investment in mainland Europe paying €154m for German logistics assets, will seek more, also (...)

Retail 08/02/2018

Vienna's Signa withdraws €3bn Kaufhof offer after Canadian Hudsons Bay rejection

Just two days after appointing a new CEO, Canadian retailer Hudsons Bay this week announced its rejection of an unsolicited offer for German store (...)

Retail 03/11/2017

Kaufhof/Karstadt would be major test of Signa’s entrepreneurial ability

Austria’s private Signa group is well on its way to wiping out memories of the past troubles of its youthful founder René Benko. If (...)

Retail 02/11/2017

Austrian Signa confirms bid for Germany’s Kaufhof from Canadian Hudson’s Bay

The private Vienna-based Signa group confirmed it has submitted a bid to Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Co. to acquire German department store chain Karstadt. (...)

Logistics 24/10/2017

European logistics dots that lead to China, Jack Ma mean yields are headed lower

It doesn’t take much to join the dots in logistics real estate. When Alibabafounder Jack Ma sees it as crucial to globalisation and aims (...)

Finance 01/10/2017

European public real estate in good shape, led by German resi, French/Spanish office

European public real estate markets are in good shape as our website goes live. German housing stocks are near highs, as are most of (...)