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The future of commercial property in the post-Covid world

The future of commercial property in the post-Covid world

By Zvi Noé (pictured), founding partner of Capreon, Noé Group – There’s no denying that many trends rapidly accelerated over the course of the pandemic. This is nothing new. With Covid-19 restrictions forcing people to stay at home, there was an absolute necessity to use technology for everyday tasks. The result was a fundamental shift in the way people work and shop, thus having wide repercussions for the commercial property industry.

RESEARCH

UK retail investment rebounds

UK retail investment rebounds

Investment in UK retail property is beginning to rebound with transaction  volumes totalling GBP2.76 billion in the first half of the year, up 80 per cent on the same period in 2020, according to new analysis from Knight Frank.

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Significantly more German commercial real estate transactions on the horizon in the second half of the year

Significantly more German commercial real estate transactions on the horizon in the second half of the year

Approximately EUR22.9 billion was invested in German commercial property during the first half of 2021, according to Savills. At around EUR13 billion, the investment volume in Q2 was the second highest of any quarter since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country but remained around 17 per cent below the five-year average quarterly volume prior to the pandemic.