If Paris has many exceptional neighborhoods, there is one that stands out in particular: the Golden Triangle. This enclave located in the center of the French capital is a concentrate of prestige and high-end services in the heart of Paris.
Le Triangle d'or, a luxury case in the heart of Paris
Bordered by Avenues Montaigne, Champs-Élysées and George-V, the Golden Triangle is located southwest of the 8th arrondissement of Paris. It is located in the prestigious Champs-Élysées district.
A story intimately linked to Haute Couture
While the west of Paris was prized by the elite from the end of the 18th century, the Golden Triangle owes its illumination in large part to the couturier Paul Poiret. One of the greatest names in Parisian Haute Couture, he moved to the neighborhood in 1909. Attracting in his wake a large number of couturiers who settled around the Avenue Montaigne. Chanel, Armani, Prada, Valentino, Louis Vuitton and Nina Ricci still contribute today to making this neighborhood a world reference in luxury.
The Golden Triangle, prized by companies
In order to convey a luxurious and attractive image, many companies choose to settle in the Golden Triangle. Service companies of all kinds, in tourism, in business... Many are ready to offer themselves offices at a golden price in order to benefit from the incredible showcase offered by the Golden Triangle district in Paris. It should be noted that the offices that can be rented in this district are rather small and generally located in prestigious old buildings.
A hub for Parisian tourism
Attracting above all an upscale clientele, the Golden Triangle is home to many luxury hotels in Paris, such as the George V, Plazza Athénée, Fouquet's or Prince de Galle. Others are located in the immediate vicinity, such as the InterContinental. Another major advantage is that the Golden Triangle of Paris is very well served by public transportation with, in particular, four different metro or RER lines serving the Charles-de-Gaulle-Etoile station.
Buying a property in the Golden Triangle
Although the Golden Triangle is not a very residential neighborhood as it is prized by businesses and luxury boutiques, it is still possible to find exceptional properties there.
Some of the highest prices in the capital
The Golden Triangle is undoubtedly the most prestigious, chic and also the most expensive district of Paris. In this exceptional small island, the prices of goods are totally disconnected from the rest of the market. In order to acquire a property there, you have to count between 20.000 and 30.000€ per square meter on average. Although it represents a small area, the Golden Triangle constantly attracts new buyers, often foreigners, attracted by the international reputation of the neighborhood.
What types of goods can I buy in the Golden Triangle?
In the Golden Triangle, one finds rather old properties, located in Haussmann-style buildings. These top-of-the-range properties are equipped with exceptional services with very beautiful finishes made of high quality materials. It is also possible to find tastefully renovated apartments in secure luxury buildings. While the apartments for sale in the Golden Triangle are generally small surfaces, there are also private mansions. Our real estate agents ENGEL & VÖLKERS accompany our clients in their search for properties in the very tense market of the Golden Triangle.