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Finance 15/01/2021

CRE investment: is a downturn coming in France?

2020 could have been the annus horribilis for the French commercial real estate investment market. It was quite different... In spite of a health (...)

Housing 03/08/2020

In times of uncertainty, block residential reinforces its attractiveness — Primonial REIM

Primonial REIM has just published a recent study about the office, commercial, residential, health, and hospitality markets. “Although the lockdown reduced the volume of (...)

Finance 29/07/2020

Frey buys AG Real Estate's stake in the Frey Retail Fund 2

Paris-based retail REIT/SIIC Frey, specialised in open-air shopping centres, has announced the acquisition of AG Real Estate's stake in the Frey Retail Fund 2 (...)

Retail 28/07/2020

Covid-19 has not adversely affected France's prime retail rents – JLL

According to JLL, no decline in rental values has been observed on the French retail market so far, according to JLL, with prime rents (...)

Finance 06/07/2020

France's CRE investment market suffers the effects of Covid-19 in 1H20 (Knight Frank)

For the first half of 2020 as a whole, the volumes invested in France totalled €11bn, reports Knight Frank. Although down 15% year-on-year, they (...)

Finance 07/04/2020

The investment market in France set a record before the Covid-19 crisis (Knight Frank)

In retrospect, the first quarter of 2020 has been a great period for commercial real estate investment. The volumes invested increased by 28% compared to Q1 (...)

Listed 02/04/2020

French REIT/SIIC Icade lowers its 2019 dividend

In response to the French government’s urging last week, French REIT/SIIC Icade’s Board of Directors decided to lower the 2019 dividend amount that will (...)

Retail 13/02/2020

URW to partner with Crédit Agricole Assurances and La Française on a €2bn portfolio

Europe's largest listed property owner, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) announced today that it has received binding offers from a consortium of French investors comprised of Crédit (...)

Office 12/02/2020

Covivio and Crédit Agricole Assurances to extend Dassault Systèmes’ campus near Paris

REIT/SIIC Covivio, insurance group Crédit Agricole Assurances and Dassault Systèmes have announced the extension of the software editor’s campus, located in the Inovel Parc (...)

Hospitality 17/12/2019

Paris-based Accor sells Polish Orbis hotels to AccorInvest for €1bn

Paris-based global hotel operating giant Accor has completed the sale of the Polish group Orbis to its AccorInvest associate for €1.06bn, retaining only the (...)

Listed 16/10/2019

French REIT Argan acquires fund with 22 logistics assets worth €898m

French REIT/SIIC Argan has finalised the acquisition from Carrefour and institutional investors of the SCI Cargo fund holding 22 logistics assets at a value of €898m. In (...)

Hospitality 11/07/2019

Paris's AccorInvest boosts mid-segment with pan-European hotels acquisition

Paris-based hotel group AccorInvest has completed purchase of a pan-European portfolio of four assets totalling 661 rooms to boost its presence in the mid-market (...)

Hospitality 14/06/2019

Accor to sell Polish Orbis plus €1.18bn real estate, buy its contracts business for €286m

Just months after boosting its stake in Poland's Orbis hotels, Paris hotel giant Accor is to sell its €1.18bn in real estate, buy its (...)

Health / Senior 17/05/2019

French CdC bank, CA insurer, Korian partner to develop 150 senior care homes

France's Credit Agricole insurance and a bank owned by state financier CdC have formed a joint venture with the private Korian group to develop 150 new senior care (...)

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 (...)

Hospitality 01/06/2018

AccorHotels 57.8% sale of AccorInvest unit to bring in €4.6bn

Paris-based AccorHotels has sold 57.8% of its AccorInvest unit to sovereign funds Public Investment Fund and GIC, institutions Colony NorthStar, Crédit Agricole Assurances and Amundi in a transaction bringing gross proceeds of €4.6bn. PIF is (...)

Hospitality 28/02/2018

French Accor agrees to sell 55% stake in hotel investment unit for €4.4bn

Giant Paris-based AccorHotels has agreed to sell 55% in its AccorInvest investment unit to institutions including Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund, Singapore's GIC, France's Credit Agricole Assurances and Amundi, and Colony NorthStar. (...)

Hospitality 23/10/2017

French FdR simplifies hotels, housing stakes prior to repositioning

French REIT/SIIC Foncière des Régions, which in recent years has branched out far beyond its initial office focus, is simplifying its structure, buying out partners (...)