Rent incentives over Q1 2017


The average level of rent incentives for new lettings of offices above 1,000 sqm in the Greater Paris Region has remained stable since previous quarter with 21,5%.

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New office lettings above 5,000 sqm keep experiencing stronger incentives than others with a difference yet scaled down from +2.3 points in Q4 2016 to +1.9 point after Q1 2017.

In the same time, the secured length of lettings above 5,000 sqm is reaching at 9.1 years in average (-2% over a year) in Q1 2017 and 5.9 years (stable from year-on-year) for those from 1,000 to 5,000 sqm.

The average level of rent incentives ranges across market sectors from 14.1% in Paris Centre West (non-CDB) to 24.2% in Inner Rim. One of most significant change over the quarter, is a decrease of rent incentives by -2.0 points in Paris Centre West (non-CDB).

All calculations are based on lettings that have been assisted by ImmoStat members. This allows an unparalleled coverage of 61% of the take-up that was observed for lettings greater than 1,000 sqm over the last 12 months (62% for lettings greater than 5,000 sqm).

More information about Q1 2017 are available on our webpage "Market Data".


In December 2014, ImmoStat launched a new indicator about average rent incentives in the Greater Paris Region. This new publi-cation is released one month after the others. It is designed to help Real Estate professionals gain a better understanding of rent levels.

The level of rent incentives is based on new lettings for offices greater than 1,000 sqm that took place in the Greater Paris Region over the last 12 months. It takes into account rent free periods as well as capital expenditures and step rents.

ImmoStat delivers analysis about rent incentives with all possible details by sectors and letting size with a record that goes back to Q4 2012 and also offers custom selections with the help of an interactive map.