Europe has attracted $213.1 billion euros, or $241.7 billion, of commercial real estate transactions in 2014, or 13% higher year-over-year, with investors targeting safer French assets.

IFEU tracks real estate assets across Europe, including United Kingdom 38.1%, France 23.6%, Germany 14.8%, Sweden 6.4%, Switzerland 5.6%, Netherlands 2.9%, Belgium 2.7%, Austria 1.6%, Spain 1.3% and Finland 1.2%.

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Max Chen contributed to this article.