Our annual publication informs about the Geneva real estate investment market and thus increases transparency in the market.
The direct real estate investment market in the canton of Geneva was particularly dynamic in 2018 with investments amounting to nearly CHF 2.9 billion (excluding company sales – share deal), i.e. an increase of approximately 36% compared to 2017.
The market was driven by major transactions. 13 transactions amounting to over CHF 50 million were conducted for an overall amount of CHF 1.38 billion, i.e. 48% of the invested volume. Investors were particularly active in the fourth quarter of the year. Indeed, during the last 3 months of 2018, almost CHF 1.4 billion changed hands, i.e. about 48% of the annual volume.