• Year-end rally secures second best result since the 2007 boom year 
  • Commercial property transaction volume at around €57.4bn, up 9% y-o-y
  • Investment volume of international investors climbs by 19% to more than €28.2bn
  • Asian investors take a relative share of 11%
  • Focus on high-volume portfolios
  • Disproportionate increase in transaction volumes outside the large investment centers
  • Yield compression ongoing – search for alternative strategies
  • Outlook for 2018: Investment momentum to remain high – transaction volume of €50bn possible