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  • Major Themes at MIPIM 2010

    Renewed investor confidence, the return of ambitious building projects, strategies for sustainable development in major cities, Poland’s unique profile in the current crisis, and a festival of new sports projects, are some of the major attractions at MIPIM this year.

    March 15, 2010

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  • MIPIM 2010: Expert Opinions on the Future of Real Estate

    MIPIM delegates will have access to leading specialists as they address the impact of national economic policies on real estate markets, how to integrate environmental criteria into buildings, the major architectural agendas for the future and investment opportunities in the hotel and tourism sector.

    March 15, 2010

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  • Swedish Sustainability Know-How at MIPIM 2010

    The Mayor of Stockholm, Sten Nordin, delivered a keynote address at the world's property market MIPIM on Wednesday, 17 March. He will share his vision of a `holistic approach' for sustainable urban development and explain the importance of identifying the synergies between urban functions and the best-adapted technical solutions.

    March 15, 2010

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  • Cities See Green and Brown at MIPIM

    Remodelling brownfield sites and integrating sustainability into urban development strategies, will be two of the key issues discussed by city administrators and real estate executives during MIPIM 2010.

    March 15, 2010

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  • Investor Numbers and Confidence Up as MIPIM Approaches

    Some 2,300 international investors, a 12% increase on the same period 2009, have already signed up for the 21st edition of MIPIM (Cannes from March 16-19), as executives report improved confidence in the real estate market and economic recovery opens the door to new investment opportunities.

    March 10, 2010

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  • Congratulations to our winner of the MIPIM pass

    One of the square foot readers won an entry pass to attend the MIPIM conference in Cannes, France. The lucky winner will attend among others, the Canadian conference featuring Michael Brooks of REAL PAC, Neil Downey of RBC Capital Markets & John O’Bryan of CBRE.

    March 8, 2010

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  • Canada in line for $480 million windfall from new Emirates flights

    New Emirates flights into Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary would bring $480 million of economic benefits and over 2,800 jobs to Canada, new research shows.
     

    February 28, 2010

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  • Property markets in the world's leading cities suffer an unprecedented fall in demand as office rents fall

    The outlook for 2010 however is more positive. As some major economies return to growth, demand for office space from corporates is likely to once again increase and reduce the supply of space. Rental growth is already being recorded in some of the world's leading office markets such as the City of London and Paris CBD, and rents globally are expected to reach their low point by the middle of the year. The second half of 2010 will therefore be one of recovery and cautious optimism from both landlords and occupiers.

    February 28, 2010

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  • St.Enoch Centre Unveils First Phase of £100 Million Transformation

    The stunning new look for Glasgow’s St. Enoch Centre was revealed with the unveiling of the first phase of the facility’s £100 million transformation by its owner Ivanhoe Cambridge.

    February 18, 2010

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  • First Club Med in China to be opened at Sun Mountain Yabuli

    The two hotels consisting of 133 and 155 rooms completed in early 2009 have been selected by Club Med as its first operation in China and will be marketed as one, integrated, Club Med Yabuli Resort within the overall Sun Mountain Yabuli Resort property.

    February 17, 2010

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  • 'Intelligent Real Estate' concept at Cairo ICT Exhibition

    The Emaar Misr pavilion at the Cairo ICT Exhibition showcased smart solutions for the office and home under the ‘Intelligent Real Estate’ concept.

    February 17, 2010

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  • Canada goes to market at MIPIM

    Canada is particularly well represented this year at MIPIM in Cannes , France. From March 16th to 19th, the Marché International des Professionnels de l'Immobilier (MIPIM) will host the cities of Montreal and Toronto as exhibitors and reserve a special place for Canada as part of its conference program giving the floor to four of its real estate experts. 

    February 11, 2010

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  • Last chance to participate in our MIPIM Contest

    The square foot gets you in!

    February 11, 2010

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  • SITQ’s Green Expertise Sought after by the French Government

    Méka Brunel, Managing Director for SITQ Europe, was appointed last November by Philippe Pelletier, President of the Strategic Planning Committee for French Government’s Plan Bâtiment Grenelle, to head the study  "green value"  of real estate.

    February 10, 2010

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  • EXPO REAL 2010 extends its subtitle

    Starting in 2010 EXPO REAL has a new subtitle: 'International Trade Fair for Commercial Property and Investment'. The reference to 'investment' has been added in response to popular demand from the sector. It further highlights the profile of the trade fair as a platform in particular for investment locations and investors.

    February 10, 2010

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