27/09/2011, 09:17 | Italia
who believe Italian retail property holds less risk than office or
industrial real estate may be misguided and it may actually be more
exposed to the country’s deteriorating economic outlook, says
research consultancy Capital Economics.
Investors and lenders in
Italy perceive retail to be safe, based upon the assumption that
high levels of private wealth, especially in Milan, will support
consumption and thus retail occupier demand. However, financial
markets are no longer prepared to turn a blind eye to Italy’s huge
debt burden and fragile fiscal positio... [MORE]
20/09/2011, 22:54 | Italia | IPD Ltd
Italian pooled property funds continued to deliver stable
returns in the first half of 2011, at 1.2%, according to the
Italian Pooled Property Fund Indices (Italian PPFI).
Despite economic uncertainty affecting the country and the
Euro-zone, returns fell only 20 basis points from the 1.4%
delivered in December 2010. On an annual basis to June 2011, all
pooled funds delivered 2.6%, the strongest return since the
Specialist funds continue to outperform their balanced
counterparts, a trend also seen in the UK and pan-European PPFIs.
Specialist funds returned 1.4%... [MORE]
20/09/2011, 11:30 | Milano | DTZ Global
trends were registered in take-up during the 2nd quarter of the
year. The total volume of take-up in Milan & Hinterland reached
70.000 sq m of office space, posting a y-o-y
increase by 40% on the H1 2010 figures. Hinterland has hosted the
major transaction of the quarter with the pre-letting by ALCATEL
LUCENT of 33,000 sq m of office space to be delivered in 2012-2013.
This deal has impacted the geographical split of the take up with
now a more balanced market between the Centre and the
Hinterland. Demand increased slightly with some important... [MORE]
30/08/2011, 11:00 | Italia | World Capital Real Estate
tendency, of those who search for new spaces, is to move inside
locations able to communicate a feeling of “happy living” for
throughout the day. If is true that many people spend 8 hours and
more between the four office’s walls, then is also correct offer
them a pleasant and comfortable ambience, ables to mitigate daily
stress caused by work activities. Therefore, inside the companies,
green and relax areas are required, specifically designed to
recharge workers and increase their productivity.
World Capital conduced an analysis considering six sample... [MORE]
25/08/2011, 09:58 | Italia, PropertyEu
level of distressed properties coming to market is set to continue
to rise globally in line with increasing investor demand, according
to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The latest
RICS Global Distressed Property Monitor reveals that over half of
the countries surveyed anticipate a rise in forced selling of
commercial buildings for the coming quarter. Not surprisingly, the
Republic of Ireland, Spain and Italy expect the highest number of
foreclosures, while Brazil, Malaysia and Russia expect the lowest.
Property professionals in Russia foresee a continued decline in
18/05/2011, 11:47 | Milano | Bnp Paribas Real Estate Italia
market in the first quarter of 2011 wase clipsed by the closingof
the Rinascente deal that is going to become the most important deal
of the year, in terms of invested volume, in the Italian real
Take-up volumes in Milan registered a good start to the year.
However, GDP and employment growth forecasts for the next two
years (around 1% for GDP in both 2011 and 2012 and -0.3% in
2011 and 0.6% in 2012 for employment) does not imply companies will
take-up more space, but encourage them to carry on their cost
reduction and office rati... [MORE]
17/05/2011, 11:42 | Roma | Bnp Paribas Real Estate Italia
For the third consecutive year, the first quarter investment volume in Rome was lower than €100m. It will be very important to analyse the market consequences of the new law on property funds, as 30% of investment involved Italian property funds during the last twelve months.
The occupier market was very dynamic thanks to the transaction of 30,000 m² by the Economy and Finance Ministry.
25/03/2011, 11:12 | Italia | World Capital Real Estate
Consulting division of World Capital Srl, Real Estate company,
announces the publication of the Real Estate Observatory of
Logistics on the second half of 2010. Detected data confirm that
the trend of price stabilization is always going. At the same time
is interesting to observe a significant increase in the range of
reported values. This data is very important because it confirm how
the specialization of the logistics companies led to a request of
properties with very specific characteristics.
Today the price is increasingly affected by not only property’s
22/03/2011, 14:26 | Italia | BNP Paribas Real Estate
- Economic growth still limited
- Investment continues to be concentrated on offices and retail property
- Focus on core investments in Milan continues
- Roman office investment market is stable
- Retail investments growing in 2010
- European investment volumes soared by 43%
08/03/2011, 09:06 | Italia | World Capital Real Estate
Consulting division of World Capital S.r.l., Real Estate company,
asked a sample of 20 logistics companies, including Saima Avandero
SpA, Schenker Italiana SpA, Norbert Dentressangle Srl e Arcese
Trasporti SpA, what they think about the actions expected in the
National Logistics Plan’s draft.
In particular we considered the first eleven actions expected in
the plan developed by Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport
asking decision makers to tell us how these can be strategic for
their business. We ask, where the action in question will
implemented, to tell us a... [MORE]
04/02/2011, 15:07 | Milano, Roma | BNP Paribas Real Estate
market showed a reverse trend compared to the national market as €
300 million were invested: the volume increased both compared
to the previous quarter and to the same quarter of the previous
year. The occupier market in Milan recorded in the third
quarter of 2010 an increase on take up level with a volume of sqm
transacted around 120,000. The vacancy rate has shown an
increase if compared to the previous quarter reaching a level of
10.0%. Report... [MORE]
01/02/2011, 14:22 | Milano | DTZ Global
A regular report on the occupational real estate market with commentary, analysis and key data. Even if during the previous quarter take-up decreased 42% compared with Q3, annual take-up volume has definitely exceeded expectations, reaching about 300,000 sq m in the Milan and Hinterland market.
03/12/2010, 15:02 | Milano | DTZ Italy
The report provides key data on the last 10 years office developments in Milan market. This report provides also some analysis by submarket and size of building.
25/11/2010, 09:15 | Italia | Scenari Immobiliari
(Retail and reserved)
Offices – blue 59%
Commercial – orange 21%
Development of areas – red 13%
Industrial logistics – yellow 6%
Residential/other – grey 1%
Source: Scenari Immobiliari
20/10/2010, 16:39 | Italia
commercial property delivered modest capital depreciation over the
first six months of 2010, at -0.3%, as measured by the IPD Italian
Bi-Annual Property Index. The re-pricing in Italy’s commercial
property markets since the global financial crisis struck has been
mild, at just -5.3% over the last two and a half years. Across this
period, rents have declined -1.7%, while initial yields have
expanded by 30 basis points to 6.2%. For the full Index
14/10/2010, 16:19 | Roma | Bnp Paribas Real Estate Italia
About the situation of Rome in H1 2010.
14/10/2010, 14:45 | Milano | Bnp Paribas Real Estate Italia
About the situation of Milan in H1 2010.
02/09/2010, 10:10 | Italia, Europe Real Estate | Henderson Global Investors
In its latest property market analysis, Henderson Global
Investors examines the prospects for the Italian property market.
Two decades of anemic economic growth, the absence of meaningful
structural reforms and notorious dysfunctional politics do not help
Italy’s reputation as an investment destination. Additionally, the
global recession has earned Italy a membership in the infamous
‘Club Med’, alongside the struggling economies of Greece, Portugal
With regard to the property market, the critical view on Italy from
outside is completed with reference to... [MORE]
25/08/2010, 20:00 | Italia | CBRE S.p.A.
"Q2 investment turnover, reaching approximately €1,330 million, is roughly in line with the same quarter of the previous year and nearly double of the previous quiet quarter. Investor sentiment has clearly improved, with investment volumes rising, but attention is very much concentrated in the prime market. Many of the active investors would not consider secondary property, because it lies outside their investment subjects."
Click here for the Report
26/07/2010, 10:05 | Italia | DTZ Global
Milan: Slight increase in demand (clik here)
Rome: Increase in take-up (clik here)