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Retail 24/09/2021

"We see more investors entering the sale & leaseback transactions in Europe"

This week, BiTV interview European service welcomes Christopher Mertlitz, Managing Director & Head of European Investments at W. P. Carey. With him, we discuss the (...)

Hospitality 23/09/2021

Summer smiles on French hoteliers - Extendam

The French hotel sector has taken advantage of the summer sunshine to regain some colour, according to the monthly barometer produced by Extendam, with (...)

Finance 23/09/2021

Caisse des Dépôts to privatise Egis to Tikehau Capital

The French state-controlled financial institution Caisse des Depots has entered into exclusive negotiations with the fund Tikehau Capital to sell it 42 % of Egis, its (...)

Territories 23/09/2021

"The third place is in the process of finding its economic model"

Business Immo: Tell us about your department... Claire Flurin: With more than €1.6bn in assets under management, Keys REIM, the portfolio management company of the (...)

Green 23/09/2021

The SRI label for AEW's two retail OPCIs

AEW's two retail OPCIs, Franceurope Immo and Immo Diversification, have been awarded the SRI real estate label by Afnor. This is a "source of pride" (...)

Office 23/09/2021

Swiss Life Asset Managers France acquires a 4,700 sqm office building in Barcelona

Swiss Life Asset Managers France is investing in the office sector in Barcelona on behalf of one of its funds dedicated to French insurance (...)

Housing 23/09/2021

The art of living: a new equilibrium for Europe?

As millions of Europeans were asked to work from home to help curb COVID-19 infection rates, the long running debate on the optimal work-life (...)

Office 22/09/2021

Swiss Life Asset Managers France acquires Paris 9th's 32 rue de Trévise

Swiss Life Asset Managers France has completed the acquisition of 32 rue de Trévise, in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, from Assembly, acting on behalf (...)

Listed 22/09/2021

Icade launches IPO of Icade Santé on Euronext Paris

French REIT/SIIC Icade, shareholder of Icade Santé with a 58.3% stake to date, has announced that the French financial markets authority (Autorité des marchés financiers, (...)

Office 22/09/2021

Paris 9th: CDC Investissement Immobilier acquires the Easy building

CDC Investissement Immobilier has acquired 50 % of the Easy building, located at 21 rue de Châteaudun, in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, on (...)

Office 22/09/2021

M2DG, a 360 degree flex office solution with intercontinental ambitions

Its history Five years ago, the M2DG group launched the MyFlexOffice brand with the ambition of offering flexible and qualitative workspaces in the city centre, (...)

Logistics 21/09/2021

2021, a record year for the European logistics sector - Savills

The European logistics market is set for another record year, according to Savills, with investment and take-up volumes already exceeding their five-year average by (...)

Finance 21/09/2021

Primonial regroups its real estate activities under a single brand

Primonial announces the creation of its pan-European real estate platform Primonial REIM with the ambition to "become one of the top 10 European asset (...)

Office 21/09/2021

GCI leases over 4,000 sqm to Orrick in Paris 16th's Belles Feuilles building

Paris-based investor GCI has entered into an off-plan lease with Orrick, a law firm, on part of the Belles Feuilles building in the 16th arrondissement (...)

Retail 21/09/2021

France's hopping centre footfall up again in September - CNCC

According to the the French National Council of Shopping Centres (CNCC), for the first time since the first week of July, the weekly trend in the (...)

Office 20/09/2021

Two out of three companies believe workspace design will have to change — The Instant Group

According to a report made by The Instant Group — a global player in flexible workspaces — 69% of businesses strongly agree that workspace (...)

Office 20/09/2021

Icade acquires Marseille's Grand Central building for €32.4m

Icade’s Office Property Investment Division signed an agreement for the off-plan acquisition of an office building covering almost 8,500 sqm from property developer Arkadea (...)

Office 20/09/2021

Covivio completes pre-letting of Symbiosis Building D in Milan

Covivio has signed two new pre-letting agreements with Gruppo Orsero, leader in Mediterranean Europe in the import and distribution of fruit and vegetables, and (...)

Office 20/09/2021

Leasinvest Real Estate and Extensa become one

Under the name Nextensa, Leasinvest Real Estate and Extensa will take on together "the challenges of tomorrow". The two players have merged to form an (...)

Logistics 17/09/2021

CBRE Global Investors buys 80,000 sqm of logistics space in France

CBRE Global Investors, on behalf of Zurich Insurance Group Germany, has agreed the purchase of nearly 80,000 sqm of logistics space across two assets (...)