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Housing 23/01/2019

French home listings viewed from Britain surge 75% in 4Q18

With the UK's exit from the EU still expected on 29 March, the number of French housing ads consulted from Britain over the last (...)

Office 22/01/2019

Belgian Immobel enters Germany, acquiring Frankfurt's Eden resi project

Belgian listed property developer Immobel has entered the German market, acquiring the Eden project planned for Frankfurt by taking control of its current owner. Without providing financial (...)

Logistics 14/01/2019

Eight new corridors to define Euro logistics as volumes rise, EU expands - C&W

Eight new corridors will define European future logistics routes as the Blue Banana corridor from the Benelux to northern Italy transforms into multiple corridors (...)

Finance 11/01/2019

Real estate fund allocations rise to 10% as investors close on targets

Average real estate fund allocations rose last year to 10.0% from 8.9% while targets climbed to 10.4% from 10.2% narrowing the gap for the (...)

Office 11/01/2019

GEG's Höller sees Frankfurt office market, helped by Brexit, staying stable

Frankfurt has become a major German real estate location, taking some €10bn of the national €60bn investment last year, of which Brexit sparked probably (...)

Office 09/01/2019

AEW adds Frankfurt Niederrad Quadra tower from Deka

Property investment manager AEW has acquired the 10,000 sqm Quadra office tower in Frankfurt's Niederrad from Deka Immobilien at a price said by specialists (...)

Housing 09/01/2019

Alternative residential plus logistics poised to perform well this year - Nuveen

European alternative real estate sectors such as student and other 'Living' sectors are poised, alongside logistics, to perform well in 2019 despite political noise (...)

Finance 04/01/2019

German 2018 CRE investment hits €60bn; demand to stay high at €55bn this yr - JLL

The upturn in commercial real estate investment continued in 2018 and reached €60.3bn, and demand should remain high in 2019 taking it to around (...)

Finance 11/12/2018

J.P. Morgan closes 4th European opportunistic fund with $5.3bn capacity

Investment bank J.P. Morgan has closed a new European opportunistic property fund at $1.3bn in commitments, investment capacity of $5.3bn, targeting office, retail, industrial and (...)

Finance 23/11/2018

Even if yields rise, over half of Europe's RE markets remain attractive - AEW

Despite expectations that bond yield normalisation will raise property yields in the next five years, investment manager AEW says that over half the markets assessed for (...)

Office 19/11/2018

European real estate continues to shine despite macroeconomic risks - RICS

Europe continued to show strongest momentum of all global real estate markets in third quarter, with German cities, Netherlands, Portugal and some central Europe (...)

Office 06/11/2018

European office rents growing at 6%yy in third quarter - JLL clock

European office rents, rising at 6.0%yy in third quarter, continued to outperform the 10-year average, according to JLL's office rental clock. They rose by (...)

Finance 05/11/2018

Hunt for secure income drives Euro investment - ULI/PwC Emerging Trends 2019

The hunt for secure long-term income is driving European real estate investment as the industry seeks hedges against interest rate rises and the uncertain (...)

Finance 05/11/2018

Lisbon jumps to top spot as industry seeks late-cycle plays - Emerging Trends 2019

Portuguese capital Lisbon has jumped 10 places to the top spot in city rankings included in the ULI Europe/PwC Emerging Trends in Real Estate (...)

Office 02/11/2018

Merkel's twilight of gods moment may bring 'German Macron' to power

As German Chancellor Angela Merkel steps back from power, the twilight of the gods has begun. But while it will sweep away many of (...)

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 (...)

Office 09/10/2018

"La Défense is THE premier business district of Paris"

Business Immo: What makes La Défense different from other French business districts? Marie-Célie Guillaume: La Défense is THE premier business district of Paris. It is (...)

Office 08/10/2018

"France is finally perceived as modern"

Business Immo : What are your arguments when marketing Greater Paris to foreign real estate investors? Alexandre Missoffe: Greater Paris is a global project that concentrates (...)

Office 08/10/2018

France surges ahead on the global stage

Associated for a long time to rigid labor laws and social immobilism that hindered its economy, France elected 39 years old liberal ex-banker Emmanuel Macron, (...)

Office 24/09/2018

More Frankfurt office towers needed to match rising demand - Colliers

Office occupiers in Frankfurt are increasingly focusing on skyscrapers, making them popular investment assets and depressing vacancies to 3.7%, says adviser Colliers. Also due (...)