The Pink City is at the top of student cities for real estate investment, according to Bevouac, an expert in rental investment in old buildings who carried out a comparative study of 96 cities in France outside Paris.
Toulouse is ranked at the top of student cities for real estate investment, ahead of Toulouse, Strasbourg, Poitiers and Rennes. According to the analysis carried out by Bevouac, an expert in rental investment in old buildings, among the cities with at least 5 higher education establishments (excluding Paris), Toulouse is the most interesting for successful rental investment. « 4e The most populous city with 471,941 inhabitants, the Pink City is, after Paris, the main French student city (with 76 higher education establishments). “With a share of students representing 13.78% of the total population, Toulouse offers numerous rental investment opportunities dedicated to this clientele,” explains Martin Menez, president of Bevouac.
Rental yield of 4.45% and rising prices
The price per m2 has risen by 17.62% over the last five years in Toulouse, which offers a rental yield of 4.45%.
Four criteria were studied in 96 cities in France (excluding Paris) by Bevouac, using the DVF database of notaries and INSEE: share of students, evolution of the price per m² over the last five years, number of institutions of higher education and gross rental yield.