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Retail 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 (...)

Retail 15/01/2021

How can investors build a "future fit" real estate strategy ?

BiTV Interview welcomes Neil Slater, Global Head of Real Estate and Deputy Head of Private Markets at Aberdeen Standard Investments. With him we discuss the main (...)

Retail 15/01/2021

Mata Capital acquires four Monoprix from Novaxia Investissement for €117m

Mata Capital has further developped its convenience store portfolio with the acquisition, from Novaxia Investissement, of Monoprix supermarkets de Saint-Cloud, Meudon, Saint-Maur and Saint-Ouen. Carried out on (...)

Retail 11/01/2021

French retail REIT/SIIC Mercialys completes various sales with Amundi Immobilier for a net total €120m

As part of a partnership launched in 2013 between French retail REIT/SIIC Mercialys and investment manager Amundi Immobilier, through SCI AMR, Mercialys sold on (...)

Retail 08/01/2021

URW: Jean-Marie Tritant unveils a new organisation

Jean-Marie Tritant has just taken over as CEO of Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, but he is already making his mark by reorganising the management of the listed property (...)

Retail 08/01/2021

"We are likely to see a drop in valuation and pricing"

In a new episode, BiTV welcomes Gunnar Herm, who is Head of Real Estate Research & Strategy Europe for UBS Asset Management. With him we tackle several (...)

Retail 07/01/2021

"Hines France will mark an inflection by opening up to logistics and residential"

Business Immo: What will be the markers of your presidency within Hines France? Xavier Musseau: Taking over this Chairmanship, two values drive me. Firstly, to (...)

Retail 06/01/2021

Wereldhave sells several centres in France and The Netherlands

Dutch REIT/SIIC Wereldhave has sold its shopping centres Emiclaer in Amersfoort (Netherlands) and Les Passages Mériadeck, in Bordeaux (France). The total gross amount of (...)

Retail 23/12/2020

Eurocommercial to sell Les Trois Dauphins in Grenoble

Amsterdam-based retail REIT Eurocommercial has announced the upcoming sale of the mixed-use building Les Trois Dauphins to Crédit Agricole Sud Rhône-Alpes and Deltager. This 17,000 sqm (...)

Retail 22/12/2020

Klépierre sells the Saint-Christoly shopping centre in Bordeaux to Rivage AM

Klépierre has sold the Saint-Christoly shopping centre in Bordeaux to Parinaud Financial Group's real estate company Rivage Asset Management. The building has a total (...)

Retail 18/12/2020

US Tishman Speyer and PSP Investments have ploughed more than €750m into Paris

In recent weeks, the American real estate investor Tishman Speyer and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) have completed three transactions in (...)

Retail 17/12/2020

After an exceptional 2019, CRE financing likely to slow down (IEIF/PwC)

According to the second edition of the study on the French real estate financing market, jointly conducted by French property association IEIF and auditing (...)

Retail 17/12/2020

Returns for European non-listed real estate rebound into positive territory in Q3 2020 - INREV

Total returns for European non-listed real estate experienced an uptick in performance in Q3 2020, the latest INREV Quarterly Asset Level Index reveal, moving (...)

Retail 16/12/2020

"The French property market should remain highly attractive in 2021"

Business Immo: Despite the difficult context of the last few months, 70% of investors expect the volumes invested in real estate to increase or (...)

Retail 16/12/2020

US giant eXp World Holdings expands its real estate operations to France

eXp World Holdings, eXp Realty's holding company, has established itself in France under the eXp France banner. In addition to its presence in the (...)

Retail 14/12/2020

Amidst transformation, RICS reiterates its commitment to France

Following the announcement of a restructuring plan on 27 November by its CEO Sean Tompkins, the Royal Institution of Chartered Sureveyors (RICS) today reiterated (...)

Retail 11/12/2020

As we redefine how we “live, work and play”, investors’ appetite for real estate will remain in 2021 – Principal REI

Because it doesn’t see interest rates moving up for at least the next 18 months, Principal is cautiously hopeful about economic recovery and expects the (...)

Retail 11/12/2020

Carmila joins the SBF 120 and CAC Mid 60 indices

French retail REIT/SIIC Carmila has joined the SBF 120, a flagship Paris stock exchange index listing the top 120 Euronext Paris stocks in terms of (...)

Retail 07/12/2020

Which types of shopping centres to meet tomorrow's retailer challenges? — CNCC/Kantar

Faced with a difficult economic climate, exacerbated by the health crisis, and new consumer expectations, shopping centres are rethinking their model and changing their (...)

Retail 07/12/2020

French retail federations warn against the decision to postpone the winter sales

Some of the French retail organisations* have criticised the French government's decision to postpone the sales date to January 20. During the consultations conducted by (...)