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Housing 28/05/2020

Monaco remains the most expensive residential market in the world - Savills

Monaco remains the most expensive location for residential property with an average price per square metre of over €48,000, according to Savills data. Within (...)

Housing 28/05/2020

"Andera Partners will allow Panhard Group to scale up"

Created in 1995 by Alain Panhard, the eponymous group turns a new page in its history with the entry of the Winch Capital 4 fund, (...)

Housing 28/05/2020

French second-hand housing prices up 1.9% compared to 4Q19 - INSEE

In Q1 2020, prices of second-hand dwellings in France (excluding Mayotte) accelerated: +1.9% compared to Q4 2019 (provisional seasonally adjusted results), after +1.3% in Q4 (...)

Housing 26/05/2020

CDC Habitat to buy 911 housing units from Capelli for €183.5m

French developer Capelli Group finalised an agreement with CDC Habitat, part of the state-controlled Caisse des Depots financial institution and France's largest residential landlord, (...)

Housing 25/05/2020

Aareal looking for a minority partner in Aareon

Aareal Bank AG's Board of Directors has started to discuss with a small group of long-term financial investors about the sale of a significant minority stake in real estate (...)

Housing 19/05/2020

Out of lockdown, high-end residential buyers plan to resume their search around Paris - Daniel Féau

The Covid-19 didn't kill appetite for real estate. At least not that clients of the Daniel Féau et Belles demeures de France network of (...)

Housing 18/05/2020

AEW buys Paris 11th mixed-use building on Boulevard Voltaire

Paris and London-based AEW has acquired from a private investor a 1,346 sqm asset mixing residential and retail, located at 33 boulevard Voltaire, in (...)

Housing 13/05/2020

"The social toll caused by the lack of future projects points to an economic crisis"

After two months of lockdown, as the country begins its reopening this week, construction is gradually resuming in France. But the resumption of construction (...)

Housing 13/05/2020

As lending standards tighten, a long-term CRE transformation is on the horizon – Scope

“The question is not whether the European commercial real estate sector will be affected by Covid-19 but how severely and for how long,” says (...)

Housing 13/05/2020

Immobel to sell 800,000 treasury shares to accelerate investment strategy

Belgium-based housing and mixed use REIT Immobel has resolved to launch a private placement of approximately 800,000 treasury shares, corresponding to approximately 8% of (...)

Housing 12/05/2020

Post Covid-19, a time for residential? - CBRE

No sector of activity has been spared by the Covid-19 epidemic, including real estate, but a recent analysis from CBRE reveals that, although the (...)

Housing 12/05/2020

France’s 1001 Vies Habitat commits to acquiring 10,000 housing units by the end of 2022.

As the Covid-19 epidemic is having major repercussions on housing production, French social housing group 1001 Vies Habitat is accelerating its development plan and (...)

Housing 06/05/2020

Despite the crisis, French investors do not intend to change their strategies - C&W

Unveiling exclusively for Business Immo the main findings of its survey, conducted* with 176 commercial real estate investors present in France at the time (...)

Housing 06/05/2020

"At this stage, Paris' real estate market is going through a difficult but not dramatic situation"

In the 2020 edition of their study Emerging Trends in Real Estate Europe, PwC and Urban Land Institute named Paris the most attractive city (...)

Housing 06/05/2020

Altarea Cogedim sells 3,500 units to CDC Habitat for €825m

French REIT/SIIC and developer Altarea Cogedim has signed an agreement with CDC Habitat, acting on behalf of its own funds as well as those (...)

Housing 30/04/2020

Hines to invest €350m in Milan in residential-led mixed-use scheme

International US-based real estate firm Hines has completed investment in the Ex Trotto area and the Ex Training Centre complex in Milan’s San Siro (...)

Housing 30/04/2020

Catella and Elithis launch first ‘energy-positive’ residential towers in Dijon and St-Etienne

The French cities of Dijon and Saint-Etienne have become the first to approve the development of Berlin-based Catella Residential Investment Management (CRIM) and French (...)

Housing 27/04/2020

"Because demand will remain active, Socfim must accompany the supply recovery"

Although the slowdown in its activity has forced Socfim to review its 2020 plan, the BPCE banking group subsidiary is continuing its work with (...)

Housing 27/04/2020

Global market sentiment shows encouraging signs - Savills

Savills’ most recent Global Market Sentiment Survey, an internal survey of the firm’s research heads across 31 global country markets, indicates 19% reported a (...)

Housing 24/04/2020

France’s construction sector shows signs of life, but permits and sales remain at a standstill – FPI

While the French government has focused on the conditions for the resumption of construction sites, for the developers’ associaton FPI (Fédération des Promoteurs Immobilier), (...)