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Commercial property investment in London hits five-year high

Cushman & Wakefield has revealed there were around €13.57 billion worth of Central London commercial property transactions in 2012 - the highest figure since 2007. This is a 25 per cent increase on 2011's total of €10.9 billion.In Q4, overseas investors continued to flock to the capital and accounted for 70 per cent of City commercial property transactions. However, for the year in total, this figure is nearly at 80 per cent. Specifically, investors from Asia made up 45 per cent of transactions completed in the City in Q4 and 25 per cent of all City deals transacted for the year.

In the City, €8.5 billion worth of transactions took place in 2012 - a 35 per cent increase on €6.3 billion in 2011. However, just three transactions ac...[…]