GPT Group and Goodman Group have sold European properties worth a collective A$332m as they both move to drive down debt and focus on their core Australian businesses.

GPT sold 32 office properties in western Europe to Rynda Capital Partners Europe for A$231m -- a A$29m discount to December book value.

Goodman sold two European properties for a total of A$101m, as the market awaits news about its mystery strategic partner that will inject $460m to help the group pay debts.

The Australian