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Ronald McDonald Foundation to house the parents of the sick

Corporate social responsibility
POLAND The Ronald McDonald foundation is to build the Ronald McDonald’s House on the grounds of the Medical University of Warsaw, where parents of seriously ill children will be able to lodge without charge.

The land on ul. Księcia Trojdena was donated by the hospital and the building is also to include a nursery school for the children of those who work in the hospital.

The building will include apartments with bathrooms, meeting rooms, a terrace with an exercise place, a kitchen and a dining room as well as laundry facilities. Construction work is to start in Q4 2019. The charity also manages a similar 1,300 sqm centre in the University Children's Hospital in Kraków.

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Warehouse & industrial

POLAND BCube leases 15,000 sqm in MLP Wrocław

schedule 06 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

SPM Poland, a subsidiary of Italian logistics conglomerate BCube, has leased more than 15,000 sqm in MLP Wrocław.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Janmar packed into Segro Stryków

schedule 06 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Polish corrugated packaging manufacturer Janmar Centrum has leased 7,300 sqm in Segro Logistics Park Stryków in central Poland.

Office & mixed-use development

ROMANIA Skin hospital in Victoria Park for 25 years

schedule 06 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Leventer Medical Group has signed a 25-year lease agreement for 6,500 sqm in the Myhive Victoria Park office building in Bucharest.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND DHL leases another 10,000 sqm from Logicor

schedule 06 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Logistics provider DHL Supply Chain has renewed its lease with Logicor in Racibórz in Upper Silesia, while leasing another 10,000 sqm in an extension to the facility. bringing the total area of the company’s distribution centre up to 32,000 sqm.

Office & mixed-use development

HUNGARY E.ON to move HQ to BakerStreet

schedule 06 July 2022
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E.ON Hungária, the Hungarian unit of German energy network specialist E.ON Group, has leased 16,200 sqm in Atenor’s BakerStreet office complex in Budapest.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Panattoni sells five parks for EUR 160 mln

schedule 06 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Panattoni has finalised the sale of five fully-leased logistics parks in Poland to an undisclosed North American real estate investment manager for EUR 160 mln.

Human resources

SERBIA Colliers goes West in Serbia

schedule 05 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Colliers has entered into an affiliate agreement with Serbian real estate services company West Properties.

Green projects

CEE REGION EUR 85 mln green loan for Globalworth

schedule 05 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Romanian developer Globalworth has been granted an EUR 85 mln loan from the International Finance Corporation, which is a member of the World Bank Group.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND UK e-commerce comes to BIK Park Wrocław

schedule 05 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

UK-based e-commerce company JLI Trading has leased 6,050 sqm of logistics-related space in a hall that is under construction in BIK Park Wrocław.

Warehouse & industrial

CZECH REPUBLIC Shape Corp leases in Panattoni Pilsen West II

schedule 04 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Plzeň-based automotive body structure supplier Shape Corp has leased 36,400 sqm in Panattoni Park Pilsen West II, which is currently under construction.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Solaris shed sees the light of day

schedule 04 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Panattoni has completed a 10,100 sqm warehouse for Polish public transport vehicle manufacturer Solaris Bus & Coach for its existing factory in Bolechowo, north of Poznań.

Warehouse & industrial

CZECH REPUBLIC Accolade to double its Karlovy Vary portfolio

schedule 04 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Czech industrial fund Accolade, which has far invested CZK 5 bln (app. EUR 200 mln) in warehouse developments in the Karlovy Vary area of West Bohemia, is planning to invest a further CZK 6 bln in this part of the country.

Warehouse & industrial

SLOVAKIA Squarebizz opens in Bratislava

schedule 04 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Austrian developer Karimpol Group has opened the first phase of the Squarebizz Bory business and showroom centre in Bratislava.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Australian Embassy moves to Rondo 1

schedule 04 July 2022
Opr./edited by NN

The Australian Embassy in Poland has moved from its previous building on ul. Nowogrodzka in downtown Warsaw to the Rondo 1 skyscraper in the city’s CBD.

Events

Poland On the beach again

schedule 01 July 2022
Opr./edited by JC

After a two-year break, the JLL Charity Beach Volleyball Tournament of the Real Estate Industry returns. The 11th edition of the event will take place on August 4th, at the Monta Beach Volley Club in Warsaw. Eurobuild is the media patron of the event.

Property and Facility Management

POLAND C&W chosen for Astrum

schedule 30 June 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Wood & Company has appointed Cushman & Wakefield as the property manager of its Astrum Business Park in Warsaw’s Włochy district, which the company has recently added to its portfolio.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Inter Cars drives into Panattoni Sosnowiec I

schedule 30 June 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Polish automotive parts supplier Inter Cars Group has leased more than 20,000 sqm in Panattoni Park Sosnowiec I in Upper Silesia.

Investment & finance

Poland Echo sells twice

schedule 30 June 2022

Echo Investment has today announced the closing of two disposals. MidPoint71 in Wrocław has been acquired by the Czech-based Trigea Real Estate Fund for over EUR 100 mln, while German fund manager KGAL Group has bought three buildings in the Fuzja office complex in Łódź for EUR 56 mln.

Office & mixed-use development

Hungary University buys from Warimpex

schedule 30 June 2022
Opr./edited by JC

Warimpex Finanz- und Beteiligungs AG has sold the B52 Office building in Budapest to Semmelweis University, which specialises in medical and health sciences, with the 5,200 sqm property changing hands for EUR 12.575 mln.

Office & mixed-use development

CZECH REPUBLIC CA Immo fills two in Prague

schedule 29 June 2022
Opr./edited by NN

Three new leases for a total of around 4,700 sqm of office space have been signed for two office buildings in the River City Prague complex, which was developed by CA Immo.

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schedule 01 March 2022

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schedule 28 February 2022

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schedule 14 December 2020

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schedule 06 March 2020

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schedule 07 November 2019

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schedule 14 January 2019

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schedule 30 November 2018

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schedule 29 August 2018

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schedule 29 August 2018

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schedule 14 August 2018

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schedule 20 July 2018

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schedule 20 April 2018

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schedule 23 March 2018

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schedule 20 December 2017

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