After a sustained period of price falls, recovery is evident in Rome’s historic centre
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Rome’s popularity as a tourist destination, along with the rise of short-let rentals, provides opportunity for home owners
"Student housing has grown from a niche investment opportunity into a global asset class"
"Despite the initial shock of the UK's vote to leave the European Union on June 23rd, it seems unlikely that Brexit will trigger a major economic shock via the financial channel. "
"Investor demand to diversify across European Assets in 2016."
"The Italian economy is the eighth largest in the world, but economic growth remains anaemic. An improvement of financing conditionsand a more positive economic outlook have boosted business confidence this year."
"Property investor sentiment and their consequent market choices will be determined by a variety of economic and geopolitical factors in Europe and their home countries next year."
"“There is a demand and supply imbalance of student accommodation in Italy and new development initiatives are limited.” Marcus Roberts, Student Housing"
"“Despite the weaker leasing activity in the third quarter of the year, there is sustained occupier demand for office space which, combined with low levels of new space delivery, maintains the rental stability in the market.” Susan Trevor-Briscoe - Italy Research"
"Prime yields are back to their long term average levels, following a period of strong investor interest for prime assets. Overall investors remain wary of secondary markets amid downside risks to the European economic outlook however some specialist players have started exploring the best opportunities in this market segment. Eri Mitsostergiou - European Research"
"“As the ongoing stream of new development completions meets letting demand, occupiers are committing to high standard space. Take-up in the first quarter was significantly more than double last year’s and prime rental levels have edged upwards in several submarkets.”"