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2021 - Week 44
Evolution of the real estate market analyzed by French notaries
At the end of August 2021, the volume of old housing transactions cumulatively over the last twelve months exceeded, once again, the record volume of the previous month, with 1.208.000 transactions, up 23% over one year. The very strong fluidity of the market since the end of the first period of confinement and the effective implementation of economic and social shock absorbers have enabled the French to accelerate or materialize their real estate project, explaining the historically high levels observed at the end. of summer. Read more
The real estate energy performance diagnosis is relaunched
After a false start in July, the new energy performance diagnostics (DPE) are back this week with fixes intended to make this pillar of the climate and resilience law more reliable. Read more
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In short
First-time buyers, first penalized by the energy crisis in the face of mortgage loans
According to the weekly statements of the Ministry of Ecology [1], the prices of diesel and unleaded gasoline have already undergone an increase of 15% since the beginning of the year, while that of gas has increased by 12,6 , 1% as of October 2021, 2 [XNUMX]. This general surge in energy prices has a direct impact on access to credit for certain borrowers, in particular first-time buyers, whose budget is necessarily burdened by these constrained spending ... Read more
Building craftsmanship exceeds its pre-crisis level driven by MaPrimeRénov 'and energy renovation
In the third quarter, the construction industry managed to do better than in the same period in 2019, two years earlier, driven in particular by households benefiting from MaPrimeRénov ', announced Thursday the main organization of the sector. Read more
New study highlights the positive involvement of real estate players in COP26
Study / Review / Report
The long-awaited 26th United Nations Conference of the Parties on Climate Change (COP26) kicks off in Glasgow. A new study * carried out by Deepki, specialist in ESG in the real estate sector, with institutional investors and commercial real estate professionals in the United Kingdom, highlights a positive involvement of the real estate sector. real estate to meet the challenges of climate change. Read more
79% of consumers believe countries must join forces to halt climate change
Study / Review / Report
More than half (54%) of those questioned cite climate change as one of the priority issues of the elections, and call on politicians to join forces with businesses and individuals to respond to it with concrete action. Read more
Urssaf takes stock of the second year of mediation in its network
Study / Review / Report
In 2020, mediators handled 3.834 mediation requests. This figure, down 30% compared to 2019, is explained by the temporary suspension of Urssaf's activities in a context of a health crisis. It also testifies to the quality of the support provided by Urssaf during the period. Read more
COP26: how to build and produce sustainably for the world of tomorrow?
Sustainable development by Autodesk
The COP26 which is currently being held in Glasgow until November 12, 2021 has strong ambitions to limit global warming. Read more
Launch of the public consultation intended to define the French energy and climate strategy
Sustainable development by Ministry of Ecological Transition
To feed into the work to develop the future French Energy and Climate Strategy (SFEC), the Ministry of Ecological Transition is launching a first phase of voluntary public consultation from November 2, 2021 to February 15, 2022. Read more
The government wants to encourage the development of photovoltaics
Renewable energy by Ministry of Ecological Transition
The government wants to encourage the installation of photovoltaic panels on wasteland to increase the share of electricity produced by renewables without artificialising the soil, announced Wednesday the Minister of Ecological Transition Barbara Pompili. Read more
The economic balance of the natural disaster regime is strained, according to the FFA
Faced with climate change, "the (economic) balance of the natural disaster regime is strained", which will require adaptations to preserve it while avoiding an increase in tariffs, declared the president of the French Insurance Federation (FFA) , in an interview with the Journal du Dimanche. Read more
Anne-Claire Mialot proposed by the Élysée to head the National Agency for Urban Renovation (ANRU)
Anne-Claire Mialot, currently prefect for equal opportunities in Seine-Saint-Denis, was chosen by the President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron to take over the general management of the National Agency for Urban Renovation (ANRU), a announced Thursday the Elysee in a press release. Read more
Volume II of the Rebsamen Commission report: some welcome recommendations, others of concern
News Organization by FFB
In volume II of François Rebsamen's report submitted to Emmanuelle Wargon, Minister in charge of Housing, the FFB is delighted to see three of its recommendations included, namely the establishment of mediation commissions with the Prefects of the departments who could be seizures in the event of refusal or withdrawal of permits which nevertheless comply with the PLU, the acceleration of the processing of disputes on these same refusals or withdrawals and finally the experimentation of the “declarative permit”. Read more
The Senate validates the main lines of an LREM text aimed at better regulating agricultural land
Better regulate access to agricultural land in the face of the appetites of investment companies: the Senate validated on Wednesday evening at first reading the main principles of a proposed LREM law, but with flexibility, in particular the surface threshold considered excessive . Read more
Emergency housing, a precarious balance at the start of the winter break
Before the winter truce came into effect on Monday, field workers fear that the exceptional measures taken during the pandemic for emergency housing will not be enough to contain the effects of poverty which, according to them, "s 'rooted". Read more
"Youth employment contract", instructions for use
The executive presented on Tuesday the "Youth engagement contract", which takes over from the Youth Guarantee from March 1: what does this system of access to employment provide? Who are the affected ones? How much will it cost? What criticisms are emerging? Read more
Virtual Expo 2021: 3 days and 15 webinars on BIM
Webinar by ZW France
The Virtual Expo is organized by CADLINE, a Hungarian company based in Budapest which publishes BIM software: ARCHLine Lite & ARCHLine Pro (alternative to Revit® / ArchiCAD®) and ARHLine LIVE (real-time 3D modeling). Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
Manufacturing by Lapeyre - 90 years of know-how
A family-owned brand created in 1931, Lapeyre has built up unique knowledge throughout its history in all areas of home improvement (Kitchens, Bathrooms, Joinery and Coatings). 90 years, for the brand, it is an opportunity to highlight what makes its difference: being a distributor-manufacturer. Read more
Saint-Gobain's turnover inflated by the rise in prices and the recovery of the building
News Manufacturer by Saint-Gobain
Saint-Gobain announced a higher turnover than expected by analysts in the third quarter, driven by the rise in material prices and the recovery of the construction sector and the economy around the world after the pandemic. Read more
Vicat has succeeded in offsetting the increase in energy costs by increasing its selling prices
News Manufacturer by Vicat
French cement manufacturer Vicat said on Wednesday that the increase in its selling prices since the start of the year had offset rising energy costs, announcing a 4,2% increase in its turnover in the 3rd trimester. Read more
iBAT continues to grow and completes a financing round of 2.1 million euros to help VSEs in the construction industry go digital
Developer News by iBAT
The digitization of SMEs and VSEs in the construction industry is accelerating. Companies that have already taken the step of digital efficiency save time and increase their performance. IBAT, which develops innovative solutions allowing construction companies to simplify their purchasing and workforce management, is an important player in this digitization. Read more
Renovation of the roof of the Palais Bourbon in Paris
Video by VINCI
Bourgeois, a subsidiary of VINCI Construction France, renovated the covers of the Hemicycle and the Conference Room of the National Assembly. A very delicate operation which required extreme rigor and adaptation of the organization of the worksite so as not to disrupt parliamentary activity. Read more
New Actis head office: 1 year and a half of work in 2 minutes 45
Video by Actis
Two years ago, construction began on the new Actis Isolation head office in Limoux, in Aude. Discover this site in timelapse. Read more
Saint-Gobain unveils its new vision: the video
Video by Saint-Gobain
Discover, in pictures, what is behind Saint-Gobain's "Grow & Impact" strategic plan. Much more than a business ambition, it is a real roadmap for responding to the major challenges and opportunities of today's world. Read more
Visit of the Haut des Ailes wind farm with Darwin, the Engie Digital offer
Video by Engi
This summer, we went to meet users of Darwin, the ENGIE Digital software dedicated to optimizing the performance of renewable assets. This video was shot near Nancy, in the Haut des Ailes wind farm, operated by ENGIE GREEN. Read more
Develop a photovoltaic project in BFC: Dalvard Industrie in Auxon (70)
Video by ADEME
Company specializing in the deformation of metal which wanted to reduce its energy consumption, its bill and produce green energy: self-consumption and partial resale with 3.000 m² of roof panels for 460 kWp of installed power. Read more
Insulate converted attics? The solution: Vario Comfort
Video by Isover
Step by step on the techniques for installing insulation in attics fitted out with the Vario Comfort system. Read more
The Atelier du Pont architecture agency talks about the CNDB and the wood material
Video by CNDB
Each week, the CNDB gives the floor to project management and project management professionals, institutional players, real estate groups and major construction workers. Read more
MOOC RE2020: Prepare for the new environmental regulations
Video by CSTB Training
The new environmental regulation "RE2020" will soon replace the RT2012 for new buildings. Designed and imagined to support the government's desire to make France a carbon neutral country by the year 2050, the priority is on energy sobriety and the decarbonisation of energy. Read more
Products and Materials
Renovation of the attic: comfort comes through the roof
Advertising-editorial by Rockwool
Up to 30% of a house's heat loss goes through the roof. Insulating it properly not only reduces the heating bill by the same amount, but also increases indoor comfort whatever the season. Read more
PRB Silicate joint ideal for grouting in swimming pools
New product by PRB
Tile is a very sturdy pool covering that you can enjoy for decades. However, you must be particularly careful with the joints of the tiling. Otherwise, it is the tightness of the pool that is at risk. To answer this, PRB has developed PRB JOINT SILICATE. Read more
Sto unveils its new line of virtuous AimS® pine oil products
New range by I'm
On the occasion of the Architect @ Work trade fair, Sto presented a preview of its new AimS range made from renewable raw materials and / or available in abundance. Read more
New ProDevis, 3D, Diapason and Ramasoft module
Software update by Elcia
After Equipbaie, the ELCIA Group was present at the meetings of professionals in the sector at the Artibat trade fair. The French leader in Carpentry, Store, Closure software publishing presented many new products for Craftsmen, Installers-Resellers and Industrialists - Manufacturers in the sector. Read more
Projects and Achievements
District 2020, a sustainable and intelligent legacy of Expo 2020 Dubai
In order to perpetuate the heritage of the Universal Exhibition, the city of Dubai has decided to rehabilitate the infrastructures built for the occasion and create “District 2020”. This project plans to reuse 80% of the buildings designed for Expo 2020 Dubai in order to evolve towards a smart, sustainable and human-centered city model with more than 45.000m² of green spaces. Read more
The Triangle Tower project will begin "by the end of the year", with Axa in support of URW
The construction site of the very controversial Tour Triangle, in Paris, will begin "'by the end of the year", with the financial support of the insurer Axa, announced Monday in a press release the group Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield ( URW), who had until the end of October to sign the building lease. Read more
Environmentalists oppose the construction of the Triangle Tower and denounce a "climate aberration"
Parisian environmentalists, allies of the mayor PS Anne Hidalgo, demand the abandonment of the controversial Triangle Tower project, the construction of which must begin by the end of the year, denouncing a "climate aberration". Read more
Erdogan inaugurates new cultural center in Istanbul
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday inaugurated a new opera house in central Istanbul which was built on the site of the Atatürk Cultural Center, the demolition of which moved secular fringes of civil society. Read more
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