13-16 March 2018, Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

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Tim Henman to headline at all-new MipimTennis Classic for 2019


Next year’s Mipim Tennis Classic will again take place at the Cannes Tennis Club (behind the Martinez) and the 2019 edition will have more star power than ever before.

KPMG RE-Invest Summit survey

Global investor appetite for UK real estate wanes


The UK’s impending exit from the EU has dented investor appetite for UK real estate, suggests a just-released survey by KPMG at RE-Invest Summit at Mipim.

Spin class

Spin class: sunny days


Finally, the sun is out and my sky-blue DVF coat has been exchanged for my new Chelsea Burberry trench, but there is a chill wind blowing in our office – we lost a big, lucrative client pitch, which led to a frosty reception from the boss this morning.

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Smooth gear change for Kontor's Townsend


Fox Motorsport racer puts the pedal to the metal and motors to podium finish.

Spin class

Spin class: a very good Friday


Good Friday turned out to be very good for me. My tactic of announcing my client’s profit warning at 5pm the day before worked a treat.

Agent P

Agent P: negotiations in Guildhall


8.30am huddle, Olympic Room: Happy days! Met mate Tim from Kingston Poly days at City Property Association lunch in the Guildhall last week.

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The French investment woman: Isabelle Scemama interview


Isabelle Scemama took over from Pierre Vaquier as chief executive officer of AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets in February 2017. Last week, Property Week caught up with her at AXA IM – Real Assets’ Mipim base just off the Croisette to quiz her on the annual property jamboree, the ...


Industry warns of Amazon disruption


Senior figures discuss impact of online retail giant’s mortgage lending plan.

Spin class

Spin class: taking PR to Cannes


Good grief. This year’s Mipim was dull.

Eddie irvine greets belfast city council ceo suzanne wylie and councillor mairead o'donnell

Irvine on track with Northern Ireland and Miami housing


Former Formula One driver bullish about developments in his native Northern Ireland and overseas.

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Gary Neville defends St Michael's scheme


Upmarket Manchester project still faces opposition ahead of final approval.

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Rain on the Palais


Canny brolly sellers cash in on Mipim attendees’ desperation to stay dry.

Agent P

Agent P: on tour at Mipim


8:30am, Homeric Room: Old Tom slides into his seat, back a day early from Mipim. “Boring, boring, boring…” he mutters. Even La Chunga, I ask of the louche and mesosphere-priced spot by the Martinez. He grunts something about meeting a Malaysian.

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Mipim 2018: St James secures Debenhams deal in Derby


St James Securities has been announced as the preferred bidder for the purchase of the former Debenhams building in Derby with plans to transform it into a residential and commercial development.

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Mipim 2018: Eddie Irvine on the growth of the Irish & American housing markets


Speaking exclusively to Property Week at Mipim 2018, multi-time Formula 1 race winner Eddie Irvine talks about his developments in the housing sector in Northern Ireland and Miami, opportunities for investors and much more.

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Mipim 2018: Andrew Flintoff on the momentum of the Northern Powerhouse


Speaking exclusively to Property Week’s Samantha Partington at Mipim 2018, former England cricket captain and director at Logik Developments, Andrew Flintoff talks about his involvement in the property sector, the Northern Powerhouse and much more.

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