Uneven recovery of European high street rents

In Paris, none of the shopping areas analyzed by Ascana has recovered its pre-pandemic average annual income, while Rome and Milan reach, and even surpass, 2019 levels. The fashion capitals are pursuing recovery at an uneven pace. In 2021, average annual rents for a retail space in the main avenues of Paris, Amsterdam and Lisbon

Jun 2022

ADOLFO DOMÍNGUEZ will move its historic flagship store from number 5 to number 40 of Serrano

The Galician company, owned by the Domínguez family, is moving to Serrano 40, to a unit  previously occupied by UTERQÜE. The premises are more open-plan and in keeping with its new image. This operation has been brokered by the consultancy firm ASCANA.

May 2022

SUÁREZ will open its first own shop in Malaga

The jewellery company will open a 160 square metre shop spread over two floors. The new shop will be located at number 8 Marqués de Larios street in Malaga, in an operation brokered by the consultancy firm ASCANA.

Mar 2022


Luxury, fashion, cosmetics and watch brands are once again renting premises in the main streets of the golden mile in Madrid and Barcelona, according to the consultancy firm ASCANA. Rents are recovering, but with more flexible contracts. Madrid and Barcelona’s Golden Mile is resisting the onslaught of Covid and is once again attracting the interest

Mar 2022

HOFF lands at street level in Bilbao

The Alicante-based footwear start-up in Bilbao will open its first shop in País Vasco. The new shop of the well-known footwear and fashion brand will be located at number 4 of the commercial street Rodriguez Arias in Bilbao, in an operation mediated by ASCANA.

Mar 2022

SUAREZ takes over from UTERQÜE in San Sebastián

The jewellery company will open a 95 square metre shop spread over two floors. The new shop will be located at number 23 Avenida de la Libertad in San Sebastian, in an operation brokered by the consultancy firm ASCANA.

Jan 2022

IKKS will open a flagship store in San Sebastián

The French premium fashion chain is preparing the opening of a flagship store in the city of San Sebastian, at Avenida de la Libertad, 11, in an operation brokered by ASCANA.

Jan 2022


ASCANA has advised a new operator for its next opening at number 8 in the aristocratic Goya street in Madrid. It’s a stretch where there is a commercial mix along with national and international fashion stores in the heart of the Golden Mile of the capital.

Dec 2021


After a year of tense negotiations between landlords and tenants, availability has increased on virtually every street in the country, and landlords have begun to adjust prices. This has allowed medium-sized firms or operators that traditionally operated in streets adjacent to the ultra prime to break into the main commercial axes. In Barcelona, Rambla Catalunya

Nov 2021

Luxury jeweller RABAT takes over what was the oldest shop in Serrano

The premises of what was the oldest shop on Madrid’s golden mile, Matarranz, will now be occupied by the luxury jewellery and watch firm RABAT. The firm already has a shop at Serrano 26, dedicated to the sale of jewellery. The new premises at number 30 will be aimed at the watch brands with which

Nov 2021

LOTTUSSE and SKECHERS join the wave of openings in País Vasco with two new shops

The Mallorcan footwear company LOTTUSSE has relocated its Bilbao shop to open a flagship store at 46 Gran Vía de Don Diego López de Haro street, in an operation advised by ASCANA. For its part, the American footwear firm, SKECHERS, will soon open a new franchise shop at number 19 Calle Loyola, in San Sebastian.

Oct 2021


The Spanish eyewear brand Miller & Marc has just opened its tenth optician’s in the country. Madrid, Malaga, Bilbao, Seville and Valencia are, in addition to Barcelona, the cities in which they are present, but this time it has been the turn of the Rambla de Catalunya number 46. The new shop has 280 m²

Sep 2021