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Finance 17/06/2021

“There are no banned real estate products among investors”

Business Immo: What is the mood of property investors after reading the results of your new barometer? Carine Dassé: Investors expect the real estate market (...)

Office 28/05/2021

"Real estate is more than ever at the heart of businesses' strategy"

Business Immo: You have taken over the leadership of business consulting at CBRE, how does your duo work and how did you build your (...)

Finance 12/05/2021

“With a reduced competition, Covid-19 pandemic has increased opportunities”

Business Immo: How has the pandemic changed your business and your relationship with international investors? Didier Unglik: As a pan-European Investment Manager, with c. €7bn (...)

Office 06/05/2021

"Why our plan for France is ambitious...”

Business Immo: Looking back, what is your assessment of this annus horribilis 2020? Barbara Koreniouguine: On a global scale, Cushman & Wakefield posted a turnover (...)

Finance 04/05/2021

"We do not rule out external growth operations"

Business Immo: What do you retain from these first six months at the head of La Française REM? Philippe Depoux: First of all, the confirmation (...)

Hospitality 27/04/2021

"AccorInvest's goal is to complete its transformation"

Business Immo:More than a year has passed since the beginning of the health crisis. What do you take away from this very difficult year (...)

Housing 16/04/2021

"The French student housing market is accelerating"

Business Immo: You joined Savills last October as co-director of the Residential Capital Markets department after having previously been at CBRE in the same (...)

Office 02/04/2021

"The model proposed by the IWG for the past 30 years will become increasingly popular"

Business Immo: One year after the start of the pandemic, how would you assess this period for IWG France?  Christophe Burckart: Obviously, we were under (...)

Logistics 26/03/2021

“Why Principal Real Estate is preparing the launch of a European data centres strategy”

Business Immo: How is Principal Real Estate Europe looking to implement its data centre strategy? Sebastian Dooley: We are in discussions with investors to explore (...)

Finance 24/03/2021

"There is still room for the emergence of European Proptechs"

Business Immo: What does LBO France's NewStone fund, dedicated exclusively to Proptechs, consist of? Stéphanie Casciola: The NewStone fund should enable us to support, through (...)

Logistics 18/03/2021

"Prologis' customers are eager for new logistics space all across Europe"

Business Immo: How did Prologis perform in the unprecedented year that was 2020? Ben Bannatyne: Overall, the industrial sector is the favoured commercial property asset (...)

Hospitality 15/03/2021

"Why France remains a priority market for hotel operators"

Business Immo: In the face of a health and economic crisis, how do you explain that the thirty or so hotel operators surveyed by (...)

Office 10/03/2021

"I don't believe in the death of the office, but in the death of a certain type of office"

Business Immo: BC Partners aims to invest massively in European offices. But first, what is your reading of the market in France, and more (...)

Finance 08/03/2021

“Half of investors based in North America expect to increase their allocation to Europe”

Business Immo: Following the investment intentions survey 2021, co-authored by INREV, ANREV and PREA, what can you tell us about institutional investors’ state of (...)

Retail 02/03/2021

"A strong rise of pure online players on physical retail is possible"

Business Immo: What is the field of activity of Groupe Euro Conseil? Stéphane Ellia: Groupe Euro Conseil (GEC) operates in four business lines: family office, (...)

Green 17/02/2021

"BTP Consultants wants to become a key player in the transformation of the real estate industry"

Business Immo: Why is the BTP Consultants group resorting to a large-scale reorganisation? Roland Le Roux: For 25 years now, BTP Consultants has been well (...)

Territories 10/02/2021

"With the 15-minute city, we are moving from city planning to the planning of urban life"

Business Immo: The concept of the 15-minute city was much evoked as a response to the Covid-19 pandemic. What does it consist of? Carlos Moreno: (...)

Retail 05/02/2021

"Shopping centres closures: why the decree is a source of inequality for landlords and retailers"

Business Immo: The government announced the closure of non-food shopping centres larger than 20,000 sqm several days ago. Were there already provisions applying to (...)

Housing 04/02/2021

"The pandemic has reminded investors of the resilience of Europe's residential rental sector"

Business Immo: In a white paper published today, UBS Asset Management analyses the European residential rental sector. What main trend emerges from this study? Brice (...)

Logistics 29/01/2021

"On the French logistics sector, the dynamism of the last few years is not about to slow down"

Business Immo: How did the French logistics rental market fare in 2020, given the non-standard context imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic? Didier Malherbe: Paradoxically, the (...)