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Office 11/09/2018

European Banking Authority signs on Paris La Défense Europlaza as new HQ

Two years after the UK's Brexit vote which sparked a decision last November to move the European Banking Authority to Paris, the agency has (...)

Finance 04/09/2018

Terminating Euro property funds to sell €21bn in next 10 yrs - INREV

A total of 92 European closed end real estate funds are set to terminate over the next 10 years, releasing a potential €20.9bn of (...)

Finance 02/08/2018

France’s appeal resurges as Grand Paris creates value for all - BNPP RE

The resurgence of France’s appeal in 2017 and early 2018 has been spectacular, and contributes to its international influence, says adviser BNP Paribas Real (...)

Finance 24/07/2018

Euro real estate fundamentals robust but correlated global growth ending - LaSalle

European real estate fundamentals remain robust even if growth has slowed, says LaSalle Investment Management. But with looming trade wars, geo-political tensions and differential (...)

Housing 20/07/2018

British still No.1 buyers of French homes but lead is narrowing - BNPP RE

Non-resident foreign buyers of French housing rose last year by 2% while total investment was almost stable at €5.29bn, says BNP Paribas Real Estate. (...)

Finance 22/05/2018

European 2017 real estate fund returns surge to 9.40% - INREV

Returns in European real estate funds surged last year to 9.40%, totalling all returns, from 5.99% in 2016, according to the non-listed property fund (...)

Finance 12/04/2018

Rise of China, America's reaction is biggest geo-political risk - Fischer

The most dangerous geo-political risk facing the world is the rise of China and America's reaction to it, former German Foreign Minister and Vice-Chancellor (...)

Office 10/04/2018

BayernLB's Real I.S., with €1.5bn equity to invest, sees no disruptive rate rise

Real I.S., the real estate closed fund manager of Munich's BayernLB group, remains in cautious buying mode in Europe, with €1.5bn in equity to invest, (...)

Office 04/04/2018

One year before Brexit, Paris La Défense gears up for rising demand

One year before the UK's scheduled exit from the European Union, Paris office quarter La Défense is gearing up with rising lettings, infrastructure upgrades (...)

Finance 15/03/2018

MIPIM BLOG Day 2: Still plenty of life in Old Europe, Mipim Proptech in view

Live from Mipim (Cannes) - Day Two-Wednesday: It is clear that plenty of opportunities are open to real estate investors in Old Europe, perhaps however no (...)

Housing 02/03/2018

One of Frankfurt's 'eyesores' finally bought for redevelopment - in 2022

One of Frankfurt's property 'eyesores' has finally been bought for redevelopment - the old police presidium, well known by thousands of trade fair visitors (...)

Office 13/02/2018

Brexit impact on Paris office slight but Macron, Grand Paris very positive - GCI

The impact on Paris office property of the UK's plans to leave the EU has so far been slight but the better investment climate (...)

Office 24/01/2018

Despite Brexit worries, London tops 2017 CRE investment for global cities - JLL

Despite Brexit concerns, London topped the global city league tables for commercial real estate investment last year, while Los Angeles moved into second place, (...)

Office 24/01/2018

Germany's Deka boosts 2017 property AUM by €2bn to €34bn, sees further yield falls

Deka Immobilien, the property investment arm of the German savings bank system, boosted assets by €2.2bn last year to €34.3bn, transacting €5.9bn in total, (...)

Office 18/01/2018

Investors aiming to boost real estate to 10.2%, adding €51bn - report

More than half of all global investors plan to raise real estate exposure in the next 24 months, targeting a median 10.2% allocation, says (...)

Finance 23/11/2017

German listed property AUM passes €100bn, nears largest UK sector – ZIA/Barkow

German listed real estate passed €100bn in gross value of managed assets for the first time this year, rising 26%yy to €114bn, only €12bn (...)

Retail 09/11/2017

European real estate investor demand seen stronger in 2018 but caution on UK

Despite strong price rises in European commercial real estate this year, investor demand is expected to be still stronger in 2018, according to a (...)

Finance 01/11/2017

Eurozone economic, real estate optimism tempered by asset availability – ULI/PwC

An improving Eurozone macroeconomic outlook and real estate’s continued attractiveness are bolstering industry optimism, says the ULI/PwC Emerging Trends 2018 report. But investors are concerned about (...)

Office 01/11/2017

Berlin, Frankfurt, Copenhagen, Munich, Madrid top city list in ULI/PwC report

For the fourth year in a row Berlin has taken the top spot in the city rankings of the annual Emerging Trends report produced (...)

Office 17/10/2017

"I’m surprised how active it is this late in the cycle but there is a comfort around where yields are"

Business Immo Europe : What is your feeling for the mood this year ? Damian Harrington : I think the mood is good this (...)