Italy finished 2021 by closing its biggest deal of the last 10 years - a portfolio of office and retail assets mainly in prime Milan locations that changed hands for €1.3 billion. In the UK, total annual investment reached its highest since well before the pandemic, and investment also hovered near historical highs in Ireland.
Office and industrial assets remained the primary focus for many investors, with industrial and logistics investment volumes breaking records in the UK, the Netherlands and France. However there were also clear signs of vibrancy in the retail and hotel sectors, with the sale of numerous prime assets in Spain and retail assets accounting for almost half of investment volume for the quarter in Romania. Download the report below.