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2021 - Week 41
Homebuilders outraged by Wargon's statements on individual housing
Organization News
The Minister in charge of Housing, Emmanuelle Wargon, concluded on October 14 the eight months of discussions on the “Living in the France of tomorrow” approach by putting forward ten avenues of reflection and proposals on densification, land, affordable housing , the quality of housing, renovation or even off-site construction. Read more
Passive building: the cheapest energy is the one that we do not consume
Sustainable Development
Energy prices are soaring, a consequence of the global economic recovery and our energy dependence, mainly with regard to fossil fuels, gas and oil. Read more
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In short
Real estate market, the party is over?
Study / Review / Report
The market seems to have emerged from the Covid frenzy in September 2021: after a year of records, in September we recorded a drop in searches of 6,5% compared to 2019! However, the post-Covid criteria are resisting: still as much appetite for houses and marked decline in research in large cities, to the benefit of small and medium-sized ones. In this context, sellers must adjust their sales strategy, paying particular attention to their price and the presentation of their offer. Read more
The interest of the French in real estate is not waning, driven by the desire for more space and comfort
Study / Review / Report
Despite a slight seasonal break, classic during the summer, the old property market is doing well, even very well. Currently, nothing suggests that it will run out of steam by the end of the year, with interest rates still very low and despite tightened loan conditions, especially for first-time buyers. Read more
How to put all the chances on his side for his mortgage application?
Study / Review / Report
The Financing Center notes a decrease of around 30% in loan demand between August and September 2021 (depending on the region), despite particularly low rates over the entire period. While a recovery in the mortgage market was expected by the players in the sector at the start of the September 2021 school year, it was not in the end as important as expected ... Read more
The Banque de France expects growth of around 2,3% in the third quarter
The Banque de France forecasts growth of the French economy of around 2,3% in the third quarter, confirming the gradual return of activity to its pre-crisis level, even if industry and construction are still suffering supply difficulties. Read more
First-time buyers are back on the real estate market
While 2021 will come to an end in a few months, the real estate market remains dynamic, and the desire of the French to invest in stone has remained unchanged since the beginning of the year. First-time buyers and investors find the desire to embark on a real estate project, even if the majority of respondents believe that it is still difficult to complete the project in the current context. Read more
The office rental market improves in Q3 in France
The office rental market grew in the third quarter but is still struggling to regain its pre-crisis level, according to the quarterly benchmark Immostat released Thursday. Read more
Urssaf simplifies declarations for auto-entrepreneurs
This new Urssaf service allows self-employed entrepreneurs to delegate the declaration and payment of their contributions to the digital platforms on which they generate their income. Read more
Ile-de-France notaries publish 30 proposals "for accessible housing"
Reform taxation or optimize the existing stock: the Ile-de-France notaries presented thirty proposals on Tuesday for "accessible" housing, in an increasingly tense real estate market. Read more
The government wants a single aid for the adaptation of housing to aging
The government is working on MaPrimeAdapt ', a unified aid for adapting housing to aging, on the same model as MaPrimeRénov' for energy renovations, said Minister for Housing Emmanuelle Wargon on Thursday. Read more
The energy transition is progressing too slowly to limit global warming to 2 ° C
Since the signing of the Paris Agreements in 2015, the transition to a cleaner economy and energies has progressed, but too slowly to limit warming to 2 ° C, let alone 1,5 ° C, compared to the end of the XNUMXth century. century. And nothing says that the Covid crisis is accelerating the movement. Read more
A large majority of French people favor wind power
Renewable energy
The majority of French people, at 73%, have a favorable image of wind energy, and this support is even more marked among those living within 10 km of a wind farm, according to a survey published Thursday, commissioned from Harris Interactive by Ademe and the Ministry of Ecological Transition. Read more
Presidential candidates called on to position themselves on the nuclear issue
Nuclear energy
Bet everything on it? Reduce its share? Or get out of it gradually? The nuclear debate is at the heart of the presidential campaign as the French energy bill jumps, while Emmanuel Macron prepares to announce new investments. Read more
The state appoints a prefect dedicated to the great Macron plan for Marseille
The prefect Laurent Carrié, advisor to Prime Minister Jean Castex, was charged Wednesday in the Council of Ministers with the follow-up of the great plan for Marseille announced on September 2 by President Emmanuel Macron. Read more
Équipbaie-Métalexpo 2021: an edition that met expectations
Salon by RX France
The industry's leading trade fair, ÉQUIPBAIE-MÉTALEXPO was held from September 21 to 24 in Paris - Porte de Versailles. With the support of its partners from the Pôle Fenêtre FFB and the mobilization of the 200 exhibitors present, the show welcomed enthusiastic visitors. Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
Sto present at the Artibat fair to talk about decorative facade elements and training of craftsmen
News Manufacturer by I'm
Organized by the CAPEB Pays de la Loire, ARTIBAT brings together every 2 years in Rennes more than 1.000 exhibitors who are leaders in their field and welcomes nearly 40.000 professional visitors constantly on the lookout for market innovations and industrial solutions. Read more
CAIB becomes WIBAIE from January 1, 2022
News Manufacturer by Wibaie
As of January 1, 2022, CAIB becomes WIBAIE. A new brand strategy for the Choletaise company, a subsidiary of the Liébot Group, with more than 50 years of expertise. Read more
General Electric doubles its production capacity for offshore wind turbine blades in Cherbourg
News Manufacturer
GE Renewable Energy has announced the doubling of the production capacity of its offshore wind turbine blade plant in Cherbourg (Manche), and the recruitment of 200 people to bring the site's workforce to 800. Read more
India's Reliance goes green with the purchase of a Norwegian group of solar panels
News Manufacturer
The richest man in Asia, the Indian Mukesh Ambani, bought, with his conglomerate Reliance, the Norwegian solar panel maker REC Solar from the Chinese China National Bluestar, for 771 million dollars (about 666 million euros ), continuing to green its activities. Read more
Graneet raises € 2,4 million to help construction SMEs manage their business better
Developer News by Graneet
The commercial management solution for construction SMEs Graneet raises € 2.4M from Point Nine Capital, the German fund specializing in SaaS startups and B2B marketplace, from Foundamental, the fund specializing in innovation in construction and renowned Business Angels . Read more
Livestock buildings designed for animal welfare
Video by Recticel Insulation
Discover two innovative agricultural buildings, located in Chauché in Vendée. Ludovic Drapeau's poultry farm (CIAB Cooperative - Maître Coq), is an experimental site equipped with high technology. For energy efficiency and temperature control, the CIAB has installed Lumix thermal insulation from Recticel, which also contributes to animal welfare. Read more
Recruiting an apprentice with a disability
Thanks to France Relance, this insurance brokerage company received financial support for the recruitment of an apprentice with a disability. Read more
Technal Approved Aluminum Network: 40 years of history
Video by Technal
In 1981, TECHNAL created the first network of carpenters, manufacturers and installers in France: the Réseau des Aluminiers Agréés Technal. This visionary spirit and the culture of service have always animated the French brand. Read more
Discover Bodet Time, a player in time display and ringing systems
Video by Bodet Software
Bodet TIME designs and manufactures industrial clocks (analog, LED and LCD), audio and warning systems (speakers, microphones, flashes, etc.) and LED display solutions for fuel totems. Read more
The Saint-Gobain factory in Emerchicourt (59)
Video by ADEME
The Saint-Gobain Aniche-Emerchicourt factory, which produces 600 tonnes of glass every day, wishes through this project to reduce CO2 emissions from the glass manufacturing process by integrating as much glass waste (cullet) as possible. recycled to controlled quality and thus promote the reuse of materials and products at the end of their life. Read more
Replace your glazing and keep your frames. RenoWindow: a smart solution
Video by AGC Glass Europe
RenoWindow innovates with Fineo vacuum glazing. This revolutionary glazing makes it possible to opt for an energy renovation without changing the frames. Read more
The "C Bus" project, an electric minibus in Châteaubriant
Video by Ministry of Territorial Cohesion
Alain Hunault, Mayor of Châteaubriant, tells us about mobility projects and in particular the “C Bus”, an electric minibus aimed at facilitating access to transport for all. Read more
Rheinzink linear ventilation system for zinc roofs
Correct ventilation of zinc roofs ensures the durability and longevity of the roof. This is the reason why we have developed a ventilation system made up of a ventilated sewer strip and ventilated ridges (double slope, single slope, single slope against the wall). Their design has been redesigned for simple, fast installation in accordance with DTU 40 -41. Read more
Products and Materials
Rustol in all its forms
Advertising-editorial by Durieu
Maintaining ferrous metal supports against rust is possible and even essential! Several options of action, understand the mechanism of rust and make the right choice. RUSTOL, the anti-rust legend of Owatrol® offers a simple and technical solution to stop rust and provide lasting protection. Read more
National Air Quality Day: insulating your home to breathe better?
Guide / Advice / Tutorial by Rockwool
We spend an average of 80% to 95% of our time indoors. An adult breathes about 15.000 liters of air per day. When indoor air is polluted, it can contribute to the deterioration of the health of building occupants. Read more
Urban planning in all its facets with Alkern
Zoom produced by Alkern
Because our cities need more than ever to be welcoming, safe, sustainable and easy to live with, for 50 years Alkern has been offering communities a complete range for urban development and is proud to present its new catalog. Read more
Mb Rock Premium by Rockwool voted “favorite” by the jury among the 2021 Artibat novelties
Contest / Prize / Trophy by Rockwool
Designed for the insulation of timber frame constructions, Mb Rock Premium from ROCKWOOL protects against indoor and outdoor noise pollution while providing excellent thermal performance. These qualities have earned it the title of “Coup de Cœur” among the 2021 novelties selected by the jury of the 17th edition of the ARTIBAT trade fair. Read more
New Hansgrohe Pulsify shower line for maximum comfort and optimized space
New range by hansgrohe
Designed to fit any bathroom, the Pulsify shower collection overcomes space constraints to deliver an unforgettable showering experience. Read more
Projects and Achievements
An investigation targets the concession where the Tour Triangle is to be built in Paris
The National Financial Prosecutor's Office (PNF) in June opened a preliminary investigation into suspicions of "favoritism" and "concealment of favoritism" around the Tour Triangle project, which is to be built in Paris, a judicial source said on Monday, confirming information from the Parisian. Read more
The signing of Unibail for the construction of the Triangle Tower expected by the end of October, according to the town hall
The Unibail group plans to sign the construction lease for the Tour Triangle in Paris by the end of October, otherwise the project will be reviewed, said urban planning deputy Emmanuel Grégoire on Thursday, "very serene" as to the preliminary investigation opened for favoritism. Read more
Valérie Pécresse denounces an additional cost of 1,7 billion euros on the RER E site
Construction site
Another pharaonic project that is derailed: the president of the regional transport authority of Ile-de-France Valérie Pécresse denounced an additional cost from SNCF Réseau of more than 1,7 billion euros on a branch of the RER E, which will include a deep tunnel between Paris and La Défense. Read more
How to "horizontalize" a tower, according to the architect of the future tallest skyscraper in France
Construction site
As on any construction site, the workers are currently wading through the mud. But in 2025, below the La Défense plateau, the business district near Paris, will rise an ultra-modern double tower, glazed and green, which will become the tallest office building in France. Read more
Fourth phase of restoration work on the spire of Rouen cathedral
Construction site by Tubesca-Comabi
The restoration of the spire of Rouen Cathedral is continuing at a steady pace. As part of this prestigious and technical project, which since early 2016 has provided for the installation of a scaffolding solution on the spire of Rouen cathedral to allow its renovation, Tubesca-Comabi, French leader in manufacturing and marketing solutions for access and work at height, begins the fourth phase of the seven initially planned. Read more
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