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Commercial Investment

Spotlight Investment France 2018

The French market had never seen such high investment levels.

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Spotlight Investment France 2018

Abstract

The French market had never seen such high investment levels. Corporate real estate generated an investment volume of almost €32.5 billion in France during 2018. The previous record dates back to 2007, when the market hovered around the €30 billion mark.

Office Space

Spotlight Agency - Ile-de-France - Office Market 2018

For the year as a whole, take-up reached 2.5 million sqm, down 5% on the 2017 figure of 2.6 million sqm.

Spotlight Agency - Ile-de-France - Office Market 2018

Abstract

For the year as a whole, take-up reached 2.5million sqm, down 5% on the 2017 figure of 2.6 million sqm. Considering that 2017 was an exceptional year, this slackening should be viewed in context — 2018’s take-up figure is still far higher than the ten-year average (2.33 million sqm).

Residential

Spotlight Paris Residential 2019

Paris’s prime market records its best performance since 2011

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Spotlight Paris Residential 2019

Abstract

Paris’s prime market records its best performance since 2011 ● Average price of Paris residential property stands at €9,300psm● Prime Paris prices increased by 3.5% in year to June 2018● International buyers now account for 16% of the prime market, up from 9% in 2016