MSCI Inc, a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, announced that commercial property investment in Italy delivered a total return of 4.4% in 2016.
These results present the strongest year of performance for property investment in Italy over the last five years.
Performance in 2016 has been driven by a moderate income return (4.6%) with a slightly negative capital growth (-0.2%).
All sectors recorded positive total returns. Industrial was the best performing sector with a total return of 6.6%, followed by Retail and Office with 5.8% and 4.3% respectively.