The UK remains the largest market the European commercial real estate

Oct. 5, 2016

The UK remains the largest market the European commercial real estate

According to CBRE, in the second quarter of 2016 total investment in the European trade premises amounted to €12.8 billion of which the share of the UK accounts for 27% (€3.5 billion).


Thus, the United Kingdom for 3 quarters in a row retains the title of the largest segment of the market. Germany follows the UK, however, investment activity in both countries fell to 21-23% in comparison with the previous quarter.


At the same time 79% of all invested in the British commercial real estate are investments in the regions and only 21% is the share of London. In Germany the situation is the opposite – the 6 most large cities have accumulated only 22% of the total investment.

Is growing interest in retail real estate in Central and Eastern Europe – investment volume on an annual basis increased more than in 3 times and reached the level of €1.9 billion. 28% of investments in this sector are implemented by the funds.

Based on the materials of retail.ru

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