Allure of French real estate returns for foreign investors

International Capital, of interest in France from foreign capital according to Dr Alfred Fink, Partner, at law firm Taylor Wessing.

“We have a lot of US investors coming over, very often private equity funds,” he said.

There has been a small resumption in the flow of South Korean money, to he said. “There was a kind of wait-and-see situation in South Korea for France, but now the major investors have decided to go once again to France.” He added that these investors are optimistic and keen to avoid past mistakes.

Fink added that other interest is coming from Japanese investors and Israeli capital is also looking to the French Market. UK investors are “a little bit more hesitant,” Fink said, “but they’re also one of the other phone calls we get to say that they are also interested.”

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