- Estimated rank in 10 years: 7
- Avg. prime property price: $2,500/sq. ft. (11th most)
- Population: 10,485,263 (21st most)
Paris performs fairly well in all leadership categories considered by The Wealth Report. The city also has the 11th-most expensive prime property values. According to the report, Paris has long been a popular center for real estate investments by foreigners. Since 2009, prime office rentals have increased by 17%. The city is also a major destination for business and tourism. In 10 years, however, the city is expected to fall behind Beijing, Shanghai and Singapore in importance.
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