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The health crisis precipitates the French towards cities "on a human scale"


DECRYPTION - The second barometer of real estate in medium-sized towns confirms a new attraction for these municipalities which are benefiting from the consequences of confinements and the rise of teleworking.

Quality of life, “human size”, proximity to nature… Here comes the revenge of medium-sized towns.

According to the second barometer of real estate in medium-sized towns, published this Tuesday by the Superior Council of Notaries and the National Agency for the Cohesion of Territories,

“in comparison with certain metropolitan areas which have experienced a sharp drop in their sales volume , the data shows more than resistance from medium-sized cities ”


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In the 222 cities benefiting from the National Action Coeur de Ville program, the notaries noted, despite the health crisis, an increase of 12,870 transfers between 2019 and 2020, which is accompanied, in some municipalities, by an increase in the price of real estate.

"Even if this trend will have to be confirmed over the next few years, this positive development represents a tangible signal on the start of a virtuous circle for these territories",

congratulate the notaries of France


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Source: lefigaro

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