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Office 25/05/2020

6ème Sens Immobilier sells Paris 11th’s X office building to the Unofi group

French developer 6ème Sens Immobilier has sold X, a 5,000 sqm office building located 6-8, rue Sabin, in the 11th arrondissement of Paris, to (...)

Office 13/03/2020

Primonial REIM pays €216m for Le Valmy building near Paris

Paris-based Primonial REIM has acquired from French REIT/SIIC Gecina the Le Valmy office building on behalf of its SCPI  fund Primopierre. The 29,000 sqm 7-floors office asset, (...)

Logistics 03/03/2020

US Clarion Gramercy invests €134m in French logistics real estate

American logistics real estate investment fund manager Clarion Gramercy has committed to forward fund two Class A warehouses located in the cities of Réau (...)

Territories 13/02/2020

Société du Grand Paris issues record €2.5bn green bond

Société du Grand Paris, the public body in charge of building the Grand Paris Express, issued its fourth green bond under its "Green Euro (...)

Finance 18/11/2019

Powerhouse Habitat wins €560m BNP Paribas, Natixis facility

French residential REIT/SIIC Powerhouse Habitat has won a €560m eight-year senior mortgage financing arranged and underwritten by domestic banks BNP Paribas and Natixis. This financing (...)

Finance 14/10/2019

Six months after Paris Notre-Dame fire, donations are coming in, should reach €800m

Six months after the fire that severely damaged Paris Notre-Dame cathedral, promised donations are finally coming in, and are likely to reach €800m, below (...)

Listed 20/09/2019

Hamburg's alstria places €400m bond to refinance old maturities

Hamburg's alstria office REIT has placed a corporate bond with a nominal value of €400m and a fixed coupon of 0.5%, aimed to refinance (...)

Listed 13/09/2019

French Gecina raises 'green' loans to €910m, 20% of total bank debt

French REIT/SIIC Gecina has finalised three new 'green' loan agreements with BNP Paribas, Natixis and Société Générale for €660m, taking such financing to €910m (...)

Office 04/07/2019

Paris's Lumière office complex said bought by Primonial, Korea's Samsung for €1.2bn

Likely to be France's deal of the year, Paris's largest office complex, Lumière, has been acquired by fund manager Primonial and Korea's Samsung SRA for (...)

Office 01/07/2019

Invesco adds 17,600 sqm office project in Paris's Saint-Denis

Invesco Real Estate, which last week announced nearly €1bn in acquisitions, has added a forward-funded 17,600 sqm office project in Saint-Denis, a northern suburb (...)

Finance 23/05/2019

Paris REIT Gecina places 15yr €500m bond issue at 1.625% to buy back notes

Paris office and housing REIT Gecina has placed a €500m bond issue with a 15-year maturity at 1.625% and launched a tender offer on (...)

Listed 26/04/2019

Spain's Merlin completes €1.55bn ESG-indexed refinancing

Spanish REIT/SOCIMI Merlin Properties has completed a refinancing through a €1.55bn ESG-indexed facility which is the largest in the European real estate sector to date. The new (...)

Finance 11/12/2018

Spanish bank Ibercaja to sell €600m of problem real estate assets

Spanish lender Ibercaja, based in Zaragoza in the northeast, is to put on sale some €600m of problem assets to cut real estate exposure (...)

Housing 12/10/2018

CDC Habitat, Swiss Life confirm group buy of SNCF resi portfolio

Following a BIE report, French CDC Habitat and Swiss Life Asset Managers have confirmed that their group, which includes Germany's Vonovia and two state pension funds, (...)

Office 08/10/2018

Thriving French regional office markets are heading towards a record year

Live from Expo Real (Munich) - France’s office sector may be dominated overwhelmingly by Paris and its suburbs, but its regional markets are thriving (...)

Listed 31/05/2018

France’s listed Frey in €202m capital raise to fund projects, add investors

French listed retail park group Frey has announced a €201.9m capital increase to help fund 412,000 sqm in 14 new projects, and acquisitions. The move also (...)

Housing 09/05/2018

Blackstone adds 2,500 Berlin residential units from local managers

US investment management Blackstone has added 2,500 residential units in central Berlin to its portfolio of over 100,000 units spanning Germany, Spain, Sweden and (...)

Housing 20/03/2018

French housing reforms to free up to €35bn in private rental units - Rigny

In a wide-ranging interview with Business Immo Europe at Mipim, Rigny explained the opportunity opened by changes in regulations introduced by President Emmanuel Macron. While these aim mainly at reforming (...)

Housing 14/02/2018

German Instone gets listing placement away at base of range to raise €428m

German residential developer Instone set its private placement stock market listing price at €21.50, the bottom end of an offered range, and said it has placed (...)

Housing 02/02/2018

German resi developer Instone eyes value of €943m as it starts listing placement

German residential developer Instone has set the price range for its private placement stock exchange listing at €21.50 to €25.50 per share, giving an capitalisation of (...)