France ends a good year on a high, as an economic re-awakening has followed political renewal. GDP growth is picking up and overtaking the UK, unemployment is down and president Emmanuel Macron seems determined to deliver on his promises of reform. He has given France new visibility on the world stage - to what extent has this translated into deals? Has positive sentiment put the country back on the map for investors? What are the prospects for 2019? Will investment volumes increase further? What will investors be looking for? What impact will the reforms have on the property sector? Paris has aggressively positioned itself as the alternative to London, luring big banks like Hsbc - what will happen when Brexit becomes reality in March 2019? Office take-up in Paris has increased, vacancy rates have been going down and foreign and domestic capital has started to invest in development. Is this positive trend likely to continue? Will the residential sector benefit from the urbanisation trend? What will the impact on real estate of big infrastructure projects like Grand Paris and the prospect of the Olympic Games in 2024? Will investors looking for more opportunities and better yields look beyond Paris? What are the prospects for France's regional cities like Lyon, Bordeaux, Marseille or Lille, which feature prominently in the global lists of the best places to live? France is also playing an increasingly important role in Europe's fast-growing logistics sector. What are the prospects for the French logistics corridor? What about the hospitality sector, as France continues to be a major tourist attraction?
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