October 2017


Savills hires Head of Occupier Services in Sweden

Savills hires Head of Occupier Services in Sweden

October 31, 2017

International real estate advisor Savills has hired Anders Henningsson as Head of Occupier Services in Sweden in order to support the expansion of its European real estate platform.

 
 
 
Modernization of GTC office complex in Kraków

Modernization of GTC office complex in Kraków

October 23, 2017

Galileo, Newton, Edison and Pascal office buildings located in Kraków have a new face. Modernization of the office complex owned by GTC is already finished. 

 
 
Asian investment volumes into Europe to hit €41.2 bn by end of 2017 - more than double 2016 volumes

Asian investment volumes into Europe to hit €41.2 bn by end of 2017 - more than double 2016 volumes

October 17, 2017

Asian investment into Europe reached €23.2 billion by the end of Q3 2017, a 57% increase year-on-year, and with Q4 volumes on course to reach approximately €18 billion, Savills forecasts that total annual volumes will reach a record €41.2 billion.  

 
 
The Hague appeal set to continue as investors look outside Amsterdam, Savills

The Hague appeal set to continue as investors look outside Amsterdam, Savills

October 11, 2017

“Strong momentum for investments due to attractive achievable yield gap”

 
 
Le Creuset opens its new store in Poland

Le Creuset opens its new store in Poland

October 11, 2017

The French brand Le Creuset continues its expansion and opens another new salon in Poland.

 
 
Germany looks to outplace UK for commercial real estate investment in 2017

Germany looks to outplace UK for commercial real estate investment in 2017

October 09, 2017

According to international real estate advisor Savills, the investment volume into European commercial real estate in H1 this year reached €95bn, matching the volume recorded in the same period last year.

 
 
Battle for brain power is forcing occupiers to prioritise talent in a costly European location strategy

Battle for brain power is forcing occupiers to prioritise talent in a costly European location strategy

October 04, 2017

With business and consumer confidence at its highest level since the GFC, attracting and retaining talent has become the biggest challenge for employers. In Europe, this issue is being further compounded by a severe lack of available office space across the continent’s CBDs, says Savills.

 
 
Germany benefits from wave of French investment as volumes climb to €1.5 billion

Germany benefits from wave of French investment as volumes climb to €1.5 billion

October 04, 2017

French investors have spent €1.5 billion on German commercial property in H1 2017, up from €1.4 billion in the same period in 2016, accounting for 10% of all foreign capital invested in Germany, according to research from international real estate advisor Savills.