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New release of the Commercial Real Estate Book of Val-de-Marne - 2016
The "Book de l’Immobilier" is compiled each year by PARIS-VAL-DE-MARNE Agency, in collaboration with local authorities, institutional partners (chambers of commerce, trade associations, etc…), real estate specialists, and key landlords / players. This publication provides valuable insights on :

> the status of key projects located in Val-de-Marne and relevant to the Grand Paris master program
> the assets of Val-de-Marne with regard to quality of life, economic trend,
> major real estate deals and investments having taken place in the past year  
> immediately available office/industrial spaces and land ressources 

This document is curently available in French but our team can help you with any relevant enquiry.
Download the Book de l’immobilier d’entreprise du Val-de-Marne (Commercial Real Estate Book of Val-de-Marne – 2016)
 

Val de Marne Development Agency is a one-stop shop for information and support for your business development strategy in France.

 

Where is Val de Marne

Paris Val de Marne is a key location
in the Grand Paris area

Val de Marne is situated on the southeastern outskirts of Paris historic city. 1.3 million people live in Val de Marne (or 11.2% of the region’s population). They are relatively younger than in the rest of the region.

Val-de-Marne entrepreneurial base consists of 88,956 businesses registered, which equals to about 7.9% of all French registered businesses (except agriculture). Number of company creations is higher in Val de Marne than regional average. Main economic activities revolve around R&D, technical training, logistic, distribution, and technical support functions for all industry sectors, primarily the health and ITC technologies.


Why Val de Marne is often the preferred location for a French presence ?

  • access to huge national and European markets with 500 million consumers.
  • the Paris Region is home to 30% more international headquarters than London.
  • average rental costs of office spaces: 232€/sqm/year (before tax), way below the average rental cost in the Paris Region.
  • an office space market of quality buildings and services built to the latest environmental standards.
  • RUNGIS : largest agro-food wholesale center in the world with combined sales of €8.2 Billion.
  • leadership of players like GUSTAVE ROUSSY hospital : Nber 1 investigation center in oncology in Europe.

Top research teams devise new therapies against cancer at Gustave Roussy hospital
 

The Rungis market moves 1.620.000 tons of fresh food products each year
 

… and well connected

  • 4 expressways, 3 metro lines, 5 high speed train lines, and tram lines (T7).
  • more than 130 bus lines.
  • a major intermodal facility (rail-road) in Valenton and the second largest river port of Paris region in Bonneuil-sur-Marne.
  • Paris Orly International Airport is the second largest airport in France with 29 Million passengers in 2014. It is the 11th largest in Europe. It offers 150 connections mostly international.
  • Grand Paris Express metro line construction starts in Val de Marne in 2015. Project calls for 200 km of underground metro line due to open in 2030.

The culture of innovation

  • 230 research labs, 2600 scientists and Phds.
  • Ranks #2 in clinical research in France’s medical industries
  • 800 innovation-driven organizations based in Val de Marne are listed in the “Atlas de l’Innovation” database: start-ups, technology businesses, laboratories.
  • 3 major universities and 10 engineering schools: Université Paris-Est Créteil, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, EPITA, EPITECH, EFREI, Sup BioTech, ESME Sudria, ESIEA, G.MELIES Animation School.
  • 55,000 students, of which 1200 are in PhD programmes.

Best Quality of Life


Furthermore, Val de Marne offers a good quality of life thanks to numerous green areas, including the 7000 acres park of Vincennes, the Marne river banks, and its popular “guinguettes” (entertainement halls). High cultural places such as Vincennes castle (historically as important as the Louvre), MACVAL modern art museum in Vitry, and other places such as Parc Floral, Exploradome, and Playmobil Fun Park entertain tourists and families.Furthermore, Val de Marne offers a good quality of life thanks to numerous green areas, including the 7000 acres park of Vincennes, the Marne river banks, and its popular “guinguettes” (entertainement halls). High cultural places such as Vincennes castle (historically as important as the Louvre), MACVAL modern art museum in Vitry, and other places such as Parc Floral, Exploradome, and Playmobil Fun Park entertain tourists and families.

Some international companies based in Val de Marne : ABB Power One, ABBOTT Laboratories, CARRIER, EMMERSON Network Power, MATTEL France, SGS France, STELLAE France International, THALES AIR SYSTEMS, VWR, ….

 
 

Our services

Val de Marne development agency’ services

Val de Marne agency is a non-profit association mainly financed by the Department Counsel of Val de Marne (local government) with the mission to promote the local economy, consolidate the local business circles and provide permanent support to entrepreneurs and their innovations.

Since its creation in 2005, our organization has focused its prospection efforts on specific countries and specific industry sectors.

Our multilingual team promotes different levels of collaboration between public and private business circles. The purpose is to facilitate the set up and development process of international businesses.

This is why our services are confidential and free for those companies interested in establishing their presence in Paris Val de Marne.

Location search

Thanks to our hands-on knowledge of the local real estate market and real estate business circles, our Agency can assist you in spotting the site most adapted to your needs.

Expert advice on legal and tax issues

Throughout your project, we can provide orientation in the fields of legal, tax and social regulations, thanks to the help of our network in your own language.

Innovation

We focuse our attention on the innovating enterprises. We put the business developper in contact with research laboratories - public and private. We organize training seminars on the research tax credit (Crédit Impôt Recherche) and other sources of financing available in France.

Media relations

With your agreement, our communication department prepares and publish a press release announcing your set up in Paris Val de Marne. This press release is published on our website and on social networks. We are your first communication partner.

Assistance to personnel search

We provide access to our network of professionals and our internal resources to find the best possible options. We can translate, publish and conduct a first selection of candidates.

Financing

We inform you about the financing sources available in France, and help you select those most adapted to your particular case. We support your application process all the way.

> Discover the success stories of companies we supported in the past.

>Discover our services 

 

Flexible offices in Val de Marne

In Val de Marne, we are conscious of the pressure of operating costs on your productivity at all stage of your business development. This is why we negociated preferred business agreements with a selection of real estate specialists and professional organizations offering specialized services which are critical to your success.

Our partners provide top quality offices in business centres, shared spaces or virtual, in various business locations around Greater Paris, such as Alfortville, Arcueil, Cachan, Charenton, Rungis, Saint-Maur.

In addition to to receiving preferred customer status, Paris Val-de-Marne propose a free welcome service (for a limited period of time) : secretarial, translation, recruitment and commercial desk services.

Various services at reduced cost
  • Simple domiciliation available
  • No long term lease, short term service agreement, termination at any one time
  • Free securized Wifi
  • Cafeteria with hot and warm dishes
  • Visitor parking, meeting rooms, private locker
  • Bilingual personal assistance
Regus, Blue Office and other services provide flexible office solutions to international businesses.
 

Direction :

Agence de développement du Val-de-Marne
23 rue Raspail
94200 Ivry-sur-Seine
France

 

Your contact

François Pays :
fpays@valdemarne.com
+33 (0)1 43 90 64 06

 

Contactos

Call us or leave a voicemail and we will contact you back as soon as possible.

 

Agence de développement du Val-de-Marne
23 rue Raspail
94200 Ivry-sur-Seine
France

 

Tél. : (+33) 01 43 90 64 00
Fax : (+33) 01 43 90 64 01

 

Opening hours: From Monday to Friday 8:30 to 7 PM