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2023 - Week 42
The zero-rate loan finally maintained and expanded in 2024, but excluding individual homes
The zero-rate loan (PTZ) which was to disappear in 2024 will on the contrary be improved for the most modest households, in order to respond to the real estate credit crisis, but it can no longer be used to build a house, for ecological reasons. Read more
Reform of MaPrimeRénov': for the FFB the government takes one step forward, two steps back
News Organization by FFB
Although it confirmed the significant increase in the budget for MaPrimeRénov' and increased the amount of aid for overall renovation, the government continues to ignore the sector's proposals and make access to aid more complex for individuals. Read more
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In short
Real estate market at half mast, how are professionals in the sector reacting?
Study / Review / Report
Faced with declining purchasing power, rising interest rates, difficult borrowing and obligations linked to the energy transition, the real estate sector is going through a sharp period of slowdown. Read more
Business failures and backups explode in the 3rd quarter of 2023 and the building industry is no longer spared
Study / Review / Report
The Altares group, historical expert and reference for business information, reveals the figures for business failures in France for the 3rd quarter of 2023. With 10.979 procedures opened between July 1 and September 30, 2023, the number of failures increases by 23% compared to the 3rd quarter of 2022. Read more
Electric car, renovated housing: a dissuasive cost, according to a study
Study / Review / Report
Buying an electric car or investing in the thermal renovation of your home has a cost that remains dissuasive for a majority of French people despite the "significant" increase in aid, according to the Institute of Economics for the Climate I4CE, a think tank French. Read more
The construction crisis weighs on building craftsmen
The activity of building craftsmen fell by 1% in the third quarter of 2023, with renovation no longer enough to make up for the slowdown in construction, their professional organization, Capeb, revealed on Thursday October 19. Read more
A slightly milder end to summer for the construction materials sector
Conjuncture by UNICEM
The crisis in the construction sector looms with increasing certainty as the months go by. The fall in housing sales, the marked decline in building permits as well as the planned end of support measures trace without much mystery the continuation of the decline in housing starts for the months to come... and consequently, that of the request for materials! Read more
Housing, a great witness to the new lifestyles of the French
Housing by Quality
Economic and ecological constraints, evolution of practices: what impacts on the use of housing? Have the 2020 health crisis, the sharp drop in purchasing power or even global warming changed the habits of the French at home since 2020? This is what the QUALITEL Association wanted to know by devoting the 7th edition of its Barometer, produced with IPSOS, to this theme. Read more
PLF2024 and accommodation: “Bercy, we have a problem!”
For the Federation of Real Estate Developers (FPI), the government does not measure the level of seriousness of the housing crisis: a sharply reduced supply of new housing, prevented demand. And yet, the needs are dire and this phenomenon will increase. Read more
Laryngeal and ovarian cancers caused by asbestos recognized as occupational diseases
Laryngeal and ovarian cancers, caused as a result of "inhalation of asbestos dust", are recognized as occupational diseases, which will allow patients to be better compensated, according to a decree published Sunday October 15 in Official newspaper. Read more
The government will simplify rental taxes in 2025
The Minister Delegate for Housing, Patrice Vergriete, announced on Thursday October 19 that he was launching a project to "reset" the rental tax regimes within a year, in front of the French Building Federation (FFB). Read more
The government brings together unions and employers so that “work pays better”
Making “work pays better”: Elisabeth Borne brings together the social partners on Monday October 16 at a social conference, with the desire to “relaunch social promotion” through “negotiation”. Read more
France lagging behind its ambitions for wind power, recalls the Court of Auditors
Renewable energy
France is falling behind on its "ambitious objectives" for wind power and its aspirations even seem compromised in the current state with regard to offshore parks, according to a report published Monday October 16 by the Court of Auditors. Read more
AccorInvest aims to sell 1,7 billion euros of assets by 2025
Company News
AccorInvest, the former real estate division of Accor, decided at the start of the year to accelerate its asset sale project, to the tune of 1,7 billion euros by 2025, in order to get out of debt, indicated the group to AFP on Friday October 13 confirming information from Bloomberg. Read more
Social housing: increased penalties for poor performers in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Faced with the "deep" housing crisis, the prefecture of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region has increased the sanctions of 21 municipalities which do not respect the SRU law imposing 25% social housing by 2025, announced a press release Tuesday October 17. Read more
Coastal erosion: the Council of State rejects an appeal from associations of elected officials
The Council of State rejected on Friday October 13 the appeal of two associations of elected officials against an order establishing the terms of adaptation of coastal municipalities in the face of coastal erosion, deeming their complaints about the legal and financial risks that she would make a run to the communes. Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
Aid for energy renovation: UFME proposes to adapt the eligibility criteria for windows to the existing residential stock
News Organization by UFME
Reducing the energy consumption of buildings is a major challenge of the National Low Carbon Strategy, the action plan aimed in particular at the massification of the renovation of the existing residential stock. Read more
Elva Groupe and Rehau Window Solutions France join forces for a more sustainable future
News Manufacturer by REHAU Window
ELVA Groupe, the historic manufacturer of exterior joinery and verandas since 1950, enthusiastically announces the signing of a strategic partnership with REHAU Window Solutions France, the range designer firmly established in France since 1962, specializing in window profiles, sliding bay windows …in NF recycled PVC. Read more
Airwell Academy training
News Manufacturer by airwell
French supplier and creator of intelligent energy ecosystems for more than 75 years, the Airwell Group, through its Airwell Academy training center, has just signed a partnership with the Lycée Professionnel Blanchet de Basse-Terre in Guadeloupe. Read more
Cedeo moves its agency from Clermont l’Hérault
Distributor News
CEDEO, a Saint-Gobain Distribution Bâtiment France brand, is renovating and modernizing one of its fifteen agencies in the Languedoc Provence region. On the occasion of the move of its agency from Clermont l'Hérault (34), CEDEO continues to deploy its new concept to welcome its professional customers and employees, in a truly more friendly and practical space. Read more
Steven Grondin takes over as general manager of JMD, Reunion subsidiary of the Corialis group
At 33, Steven Grondin appointed Managing Director of JMD, an aluminum range manufacturer based on Reunion Island for more than 20 years (25 employees) and subsidiary of the Corialis* group, one of the European leaders in the manufacturing of aluminum profiles. Read more
Acoustic insulation system against impact noise
Video by Schoeck
Hearing your neighbor in your living room when he comes home? This is a thing of the past. With Schöck Tronsole® acoustic breakers: acoustic insulation system to effectively deal with impact noise, whatever the configuration of concrete stairs. Because silence is a fundamental need for a better quality of life. Read more
Requalification of Vernon city center
Video by EQIOM
In order to requalify its town center, the town of Vernon called on the Eurotech Floor and EQIOM teams. After the development of several test boards, a bush hammered concrete was delivered and poured, with exposed aggregates. A project requiring a certain logistics since it was carried out over 5 years, with 800 m2 of concrete placed per year. Read more
Dampere view world
Video by Dampere
The decorative sheet metal design for the Brise Vue facade. The proximity of the residential buildings provides complementary views from neighbors located on the upper floor, with views overlooking the balconies and windows located opposite. The Dampere Brise vue once again offers privacy in these urban spaces and accommodation. In order to achieve sufficient concealment, the movement and the trompe l'oeil allow the observer's attention to be drawn to the design of the sheet metal without them being able to concentrate on the elements in the background. Read more
Cybersecurity and you - Separate IT uses
Video by FFB
The FFB Fédération Française du Bâtiment raises awareness about cybersecurity. In your digital uses, it is necessary to separate professional and personal life. Read more
Decryption – communities: your needs, our answers
Video by ADEME
Objective of this Decryption – Present to you the service offer, the territorial organization and the testimony of a community. The format – Les Décryptages de l’ADEME in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur is aimed at actors and actresses in the region. Every two months, come discover and discuss with ADEME on a topical subject and/or a major issue in their territory! Read more
The experts' table, the challenge of sobriety in new collective housing
Video by Rector
For the first time, Rector participated alongside Wienerberger and Knauf at the Expert Table. Hosted by Lionel Augier, this digital conference allowed these three industrialists, construction specialists, to discuss economic, energy, carbon and technical sobriety in new collective housing. Read more
SuiviDeFlotte upgrades its services using Machine Learning | New Edition 2023.2
Video by FleetFollow-up.net
Discover this new format: The Focus! Short videos targeted on new products or product features. Today, we are talking about Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to present to you a new feature in Edition 2023.2: automatic invoice recognition, in order to integrate costs directly into TCO. Read more
Intermat Paris 2024
Video by Intermat
INTERMAT Paris 2024 is the unmissable event for the buildings and public works sector. Decarbonization will be the key theme of this new edition, structured around the 4 key themes of the show: innovation, energy, new equations, CSR commitments. Discover in pictures what awaits you next spring, from April 24 to 27, 2024 in Paris Nord Villepinte... Read more
Products and Materials
Luxclear glass with an anti-corrosion layer synonymous with long-lasting transparency and easy maintenance
New product by AGC Glass France
Equipped with an invisible anti-corrosion layer, Luxclear glass from AGC Glass Europe is the ideal solution for shower screens. But Luxclear can also be used in exterior applications such as railings and verandas. Read more
New products from Porcelanosa 2023
New product by Porcelanosa
Discover the latest news and developments from the Porcelanosa Group. The Porcelanosa Group presented its new products at its 12.000th International Exhibition in Spain through its seven showrooms, spread over an area of ​​more than XNUMX m²: Porcelanosa, Gamadecor, L'Antic Colonial, Noken, Krion and XTONE. Read more
France Air launches a new air and surface purifier in a duct box
New product by France Air
France Air completes its range of air and surface purifiers and now offers a duct box air purifier. This “plug & play” purifier is installed downstream of the air handling unit and fits directly onto the circular ducts. Kalissia Box is assembled in Normandy. Read more
Condtrol launches 2 new laser lines and 1 machine guidance cell
New product by Edma
The manufacturer of laser measuring devices CONDTROL, whose products are distributed in France by EDMA, announces the launch of 3 new measuring instruments, the result of innovative technologies. Read more
White Paper: everything you need to know about polyurethane insulation
Guide / Advice / Tutorial by Recticel Insulation
To better inform on the role of polyurethane insulation in the cost of construction Recticel publishes a White Paper. This White Paper is an opportunity to also talk about the carbon footprint of buildings. Read more
Projects and Achievements
Start of work on “Racine Carrée”, 82 housing units on the Terraillon ZAC in Bron
Construction site
On Monday September 25, 2023, the first stone of the “Racine Carrée” residence was laid in the ZAC du Terraillon in Bron, in the presence of the sub-prefect in charge of city policy, Ms. Salwa PHILIBERT, and Mr. Mayor of Bron, Jérémie BREAUD, Mr. President of the AURA Regional Housing Action Committee, Benoit Fabre, Mr. General Director of SEL SERL and SPL MLAC, Mr. Vincent MALFERE, Mrs. General Director of Alliade Habitat, Elodie AUCOURT and the Maison du Terraillon teams. Read more
The new town center of Sorinières continues its construction
Construction site
Let's go ! The cranes are installed, a signal that the structural work of the L'Essor real estate program is fully underway. The project carried out by Ataraxia, a subsidiary of Crédit Mutuel Immobilier and the Chessé Group responds to the growing needs of the municipality of Sorinières, with 81 new housing units and 1.840 m2 of commercial space. Read more
Strong face-to-face around a project for a religious complex in Ardèche
Construction site
Religious people who protect an excavator, a sister who pins an environmental activist to the ground... opponents and defenders of a project for a religious complex in a village in Ardèche came to blows on Monday October 16 and Tuesday October 17 around the construction site. Read more
Inauguration of the L’Oréal distribution center in Vennecy (45)
Aréfim, a French real estate company and mission-driven company, specializing in the development of business campuses, is inaugurating the L'Oréal building within the Cosmetic Park, in Vennecy (45). Read more
SPIE designs and implements the network infrastructure of the new CO'Met event complex for Orléans Métropole
Realization by SPIE
SPIE ICS, a French digital services company and SPIE Building Solutions, specializing in expertise dedicated to building intelligence and its performance, subsidiaries of SPIE France, supported Orléans Métropole in the design and implementation of an infrastructure intelligent network for the new CO'Met event complex. Read more
Products of the week

Waterproofing buried structures

The exterior insulation solution with endless aesthetic choices

Pre-weathered zinc for roofs, facades and rainwater drainage in zinc

Sealing strip that protects your wooden terraces

URETEK® France




Selection guide: Systems and solutions

Invisible and acoustic swing door 30 & 34 dB

Hot air recovery and distribution

Electromagnetic polarity inverter system against humidity in walls

Wuerth France

Eclisse France


Humidistop France

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