The investment volume in European real estate in the first half of 2017 has grown by 13% (up to €130 bln) when compared with the same period of 2016, the CBRE international consulting company reports.
In the second quarter of 2017 the investment in European realty increased by 25% when compared with the second quarter of 2016, up to €74 bln.
As it is mentioned in the company’s press release, the quarterly dynamics is explained by the increase of the investment activity in Great Britain, where the transactions volume grew from €16 bln in the first quarter of 2017 to €23.4 bln in the second, and is 54% higher than the previous year’s index.
The significant growth of investment volumes is registered on the realty markets of Italy, Spain and the Netherlands, according to the press release.
In Germany, the quarterly investment volume was €13.9 bln, and in the first half year it totaled€26.5 bln (+49%).