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Office 08/10/2020

Greater Paris office take-up falls 53% in Q3 200, French CRE investments down 49 - Immostat

At the end of September 2020, office take-up in the Greater Paris Region reached 913,200 sqm, according to new Immostat data, down 46% compared (...)

Territories 15/09/2020

Société Générale provides €3bn to develop the Greater Paris region

French banking group Société Générale has finalised the allocation of the €2.5bn package of loans unlocked in 2018 for the development of the Greater (...)

Office 09/09/2020

Allianz buys Boulogne-Billancourt’s City 1 and City 3 towers for €500m

According to BI sources, Paris-based insurance group BNP Paribas Cardif has sold the City 1 and City 3 towers, part of the CityLights complex in (...)

Housing 30/07/2020

AXA IM-RA partners with in’li on Greater Paris 9,800 units affordable housing portfolio

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (AXA IM - Real Assets) has created a long term strategic partnership with in’li, the leading operator of (...)

Office 27/07/2020

Average rent incentives reach at 20.9% in the Greater Paris region​ in Q2 2020 – Immostat

The average level of rent incentives for new office lettings above 1,000 sqm in the Greater Paris Region increased in Q2 2020 to reach (...)

Territories 10/07/2020

Greater Paris: Patrick Ollier remains President of the MGP

The script seemed to be written as it was full of twists and turns! In theory, Vincent Jeanbrun was to be officially elected head (...)

Housing 22/06/2020

Ivanhoé Cambridge, Bouwinvest and Greystar launch €1bn Paris student accommodation venture

Global real estate institutional investment companies Ivanhoé Cambridge and Bouwinvest Real Estate, alongside Greystar Real Estate Partners, today announced a new ‘develop-to-core’ venture focused (...)

Office 22/06/2020

Greater Paris take-up should drop significantly in 2020

One month after the end of lockdown, the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on the Greater Paris office sector is undeniable. According to JLL, (...)

Finance 09/06/2020

"We are approaching real estate from a private equity perspective with the launch of the Mirabaud Grand Paris fund"

Mirabaud Asset Management is launching a fund dedicated to the somewhat unusual Greater Paris region that invests alongside property developers. Renaud Dutreil, Head of (...)

Office 26/05/2020

Ivanhoe Cambridge buys 50,000 sqm Joya office complex near Paris

Ivanhoe Cambridge, the real estate unit of Québec pension fund CDPQ, has acquired the Joya office campus, located in the Paris suburb of Fontenay-sous-Bois, in the Val (...)

Office 05/03/2020

“France’s deep market is what attracted us”

Business Immo: What is the Eaglestone Group? Gaétan Clermont: Eaglestone is a private real estate development and investment company with a value-added strategy. The group is (...)

Housing 29/11/2019

Greater Paris home sales rise 9%qq in 3Q19 on steady demand

Sales of existing homes in Greater Paris rose by 9%qq in the third quarter of this year, accelerating from a slowdown to 4% in (...)

Office 19/09/2019

Greater Paris office take-up falls 19% in 1H19, but new resilience appearing

Office take-up in the Greater Paris region fell by 19%yy in the first half, but everything indicates that it has a new resilience, with (...)

Finance 15/05/2019

Making Greater Paris the first region in Europe for foreign investment

Business Immo: You are the principal contact point for foreign investors potentially interested in Greater Paris. What are your main arguments to convince them? Frank Margain: (...)

Territories 15/05/2019

Opportunities abound aboard the Grand Paris Express

"Grand Paris Express is an exceptional investment opportunity, as the public authorities are investing €40bn to develop it, but also a very strong sign (...)

Finance 18/04/2019

New actors on the European stage

“When it comes to equity, European real estate is like a busy nightclub – as soon as one group leaves, another seems to be (...)

Logistics 29/03/2019

Tenant demand, yields to keep European logistics investment strong - BNPP RE

Occupational demand for European logistics property is the strongest in years, and this plus relatively high yields should keep the market robust this year, (...)

Listed 18/03/2019

France's Tour Eiffel AUM rises to €1.7bn post-Affine; reports €15m loss

France's Société de la Tour Eiffel boosted assets to €1.72bn from €1.17bn after absorbing peer Affine last year, but reported an unconsolidated 2018 net (...)

Listed 11/01/2019

France’s newly-merged Société de la Tour Eiffel eyes new growth cycle

The absorption of French REIT/SIIC Affine by larger peer Société de la Tour Eiffel was approved by all shareholders and finalised before year-end 2018. (...)

Finance 09/01/2019

Greater Paris 2018 real estate investment surges 19% to €23bn - Immostat

Greater Paris commercial real estate investment surged by no less than 19% last year to €23.1bn, though office take-up slid by 5% to just (...)