Spain Is Now Europe’s Third Largest Market for Supermarket Investments

According to Savills, food is the new haven for the retail sector, with 21% of total activity in Europe, up from an average of 7% in the previous five years.

Crisis Threatens Millions of M2 of Shopping Centres in Spain

EY estimates that only 11 million of the 16 million m2 of shopping centres in Spain are viable, while another million and a half in planning may not be executed.

Valuation of Office and Retail Assets Continues to Fall, According to CBRE

On the other hand, the valuation of logistics assets rose by 1.14% in the first nine months of the year, while residential rental assets increased by 1.03%, consolidating their position as safe-havens.

Mercadona Led the Way in Sale & Leaseback Operations in 2020

The sale of supermarkets led the way for owned real estate transactions in Spain during the 2020 financial year, with Mercadona at the forefront.