PL

Hub sustains minimal damage after blaze

Construction
POLAND Construction Work was suspended over the weekend on The Warsaw Hub complex as a result of a fire that broke out on Friday night in Building C.

Government inspections concluded that no lasting structural damage had been caused allowing work to resume at the building site on Monday morning (June 10th).

The Warsaw Hub is under development by Ghelamco and will eventually comprise a useable area of 113,000 sqm.

Latest news

Green projects

3D-printed house “built” in 22 hours

schedule 03 July 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

Prvok od Buřinky the first Czech 3D-printed floating house made from concrete has now been “built” in České Budějovice.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Prologis leasing and re-leasing in Wrocław

schedule 03 July 2020
Opr./edited by NN

A number of new leases and renewals have recently been signed for space in Prologis parks in Wrocław.

Hotels

ROMANIA Ibis to open at Bucharest airport

schedule 03 July 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

Accor has signed a management agreement with Alexandra Residence Design to open 144-room Ibis hotel near the future Terminal 2 of Bucharest’s main Henri Coandă Airport by the end of 2022.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND ABB moves to Monopolis

schedule 02 July 2020
Opr./edited by NN

Swiss automation tech company ABB is to relocate to newly-completed offices in the M1 building of the Monopolis complex in Łódź, where it has leased 1,400 sqm.

Office & mixed-use development

Warsaw in top ten fintech cities - Savills

schedule 02 July 2020
Opr./edited by NN

Warsaw is the tenth most attractive city in Europe for the fintech sector, according to a survey by Savills.

Office & mixed-use development

The future’s flex

schedule 02 July 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

Hungarian-based serviced office operator New Work has gone from strength-to-strength in the CEE region since its foundation eight years ago in the aftermath of the credit crunch. Now it is poised to expand even further in the wake of the latest crisis, according to the company’s CEO, Hubert Abt, who we spoke to in an exclusive interview

Investment & finance

POLAND Arrow takes aim at Poland

schedule 01 July 2020
Opr./edited by NN

Arrow Capital Partners has acquired Airport House in Warsaw for its USD 3 bln European Strategic Industrial Real Estate (SIRE) platform for an undisclosed sum.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Panattoni to begin latest Silesian park

schedule 01 July 2020
Opr./edited by NN

Panattoni is to develop its latest warehouse and manufacturing park in Silesia – Panattoni Park Zabrze II.

Investment & finance

POLAND Strong H1 volumes despite the virus

schedule 01 July 2020
Opr./edited by NN

An investment volume of EUR 2.9 bln was transacted on Polish real estate in the second best H1 on record, according to JLL.

Investment & finance

POLAND Investor confidence set to recover – Cresa

schedule 30 June 2020
Opr./edited by RO

Despite the impact of the pandemic, Poland should continue to be an attractive commercial real estate investment destination, according to Cresa.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND GFT moves HQ to Brama Miasta

schedule 30 June 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

German software provider GFT is moving its Polish headquarters in Łódź to the first building of the Brama Miasta complex in the city centre, where it will occupy three floors and 4,700 sqm.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Skanska seals largest ever lease

schedule 30 June 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

Skanska has finalised the signing of a ten-year, 47,000 sqm lease with insurance company PZU for all the office, retail, storage and parking space in the third stage of Generation Park in Warsaw – the entire Y building.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Accolade to invest EUR 47 mln in Gorzów

schedule 30 June 2020
Opr./edited by RO

Accolade has been revealed to be the investor behind the Panattoni Park Gorzów Wielkopolski, which is currently being developed by Panattoni in western Poland.

Property and Facility Management

POLAND MVGM chosen for City One

schedule 29 June 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

MVGM has taken over the management of City One, the first stage of the City Forum office complex in Wrocław.

Office & mixed-use development

Romania Hagag takes on Știrbey Palace

schedule 29 June 2020
Opr./edited by AH

Real estate developer Hagag Development Europe has received the urban planning certificate for its restoration and conversion into offices of Știrbey Palace in Bucharest.

Investment & finance

CZECH REPUBLIC City West C1 and C2 sold for CZK 2 bln

schedule 29 June 2020
Nathan North
deputy editor

Czech real estate group Českomoravská Nemovitostní (ČMN) has completed the CZK 2 bln (app. EUR 74.5 mln) acquisition of two office buildings: City West C1 and C2 in Prague’s western Stodůlky district.

Technology

WORLD Investment set to rise in home office tech

schedule 29 June 2020
Opr./edited by RO

As many as 88 pct of EMEA occupiers intend to invest more in technology designed specifically to aid home working, according to CBRE’s 2020 EMEA Occupier Flash Survey.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Wrocław office market on the road to recovery

schedule 29 June 2020
Opr./edited by RO

The Wrocław office market is now on the recovery path after the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Polish consultancy Walter Herz.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Poland set for a nearshoring boom?

schedule 29 June 2020
Opr./edited by RO

Poland may become a nearshoring hotspot, especially after the Covid-19 pandemic, claims consultancy Savills.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Elastron comes to North Gate

schedule 29 June 2020
Opr./edited by RO

Leather and fabrics distributor Elastron has leased almost 3,000 sqm in the S5 Wrocław North Gate industrial park in Psary north of Wrocław.

Latest in Construction

schedule 24 June 2020

Polish construction still on its way up

The total value of the 960 largest construction projects currently underway or planned in Poland is estimated at over EUR 120 bln, according to the ‘Construction Market in Poland 2020–2025’ report just published by construction market analysts Spectis.

schedule 06 May 2020

Generation Park Y reaches highest point

POLAND Construction work has been completed on the structure of Generation Park Y in Warsaw, which forms part of Skanska’s Generation Park complex in the city’s Wola-Centrum district.

schedule 06 April 2020

Constructors gloomiest for the last three years

POLAND Construction sector confidence levels fell for the twelfth consecutive month in March, according to the latest report by Spectis.

schedule 24 March 2020

Budimex bids PLN 2 bln for Warszawa Zachodnia

POLAND Budimex has scored the most points for its bid to reconstruct Warszawa Zachodnia station.

schedule 23 March 2020

Mirbud to build near Ełk Karuzela

POLAND Mirbud has received a letter of intent from Immo SI Polska (owned by Schiever International) to construct a Bi1 hypermarket and a petrol station for the the Karuzela project on ul. Przemysłowa in Ełk (around 100 km north of Białystok).

schedule 23 March 2020

Moscow to build hospital in couple of weeks

RUSSIA Construction work on a hospital for infectious diseases has started in New Moscow.

schedule 19 March 2020

Nova Stoczniova topped off

POLAND The Nova Stoczniova estate in Wrocław’s Zakrzów district has reached its top construction height.

schedule 17 March 2020

Mirbud to build Radom Terminal

POLAND Mirbud has signed a PLN 280.5 mln contract with Poland’s airport authority Przedsiębiorstwo Państwowe Porty Lotnicze (PPL) to design and build a 30,000 sqm terminal at Radom Airport.

schedule 05 March 2020

Budimex sees results improve

POLAND Budimex has recorded sales of PLN 7.57 bln for 2019.

schedule 02 March 2020

Dekpol to build for Panattoni

POLAND Dekpol will build a warehouse and distribution centre for Panattoni Development Europe in the village of Jawczyce on the western outskirts of Warsaw.

schedule 26 February 2020

Nursery school from building blocks

POLAND The first nursery assembled from modular units has been erected on ul. Jugosłowiańska in Łódź.

schedule 25 February 2020

Hotel and student hall in bakery

POLAND Erbud is to convert the Mamut bakery building in Wrocław into the Basecamp student residence with the Vienna House Easy Wroclaw hotel also to be constructed next to the building.

schedule 19 February 2020

Bridgestone accelerates

POLAND The foundation stone has been laid for an extension of the Bridgestone tyre factory in Poznań in an investment of EUR 160 mln.

schedule 03 February 2020

Napollo chooses Ochota estate contractor

POLAND Napollo has selected F.B.I. Tasbud to be the general contractor for the Apartamenty Niemcewicza 19 project in Warsaw's Ochota district.

schedule 31 January 2020

Ceetrus stays busy

POLAND Ceetrus Polska is currently renovating its shopping centre portfolio as well as developing two projects.

schedule 31 January 2020

Dekpol to build Karuzela Kołobrzeg

POLAND On January 21st, Dekpol was appointed to construct the Karuzela shopping centre, having previously signed a letter of intent.

schedule 21 January 2020

TDJ at full-steam ahead

POLAND Last year TDJ Estate started five residential projects, launched the construction of the .Ktw II office building in Katowice and began an analysis of the potential of the Kraków and Warsaw markets.

schedule 20 January 2020

Unibep to build Kharkiv mall

UKRAINE Unibep is to build a 52,000 sqm shopping centre in Kharkiv having secured a EUR 53.6 mln loan for the project by Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego.

schedule 20 January 2020

Eiffage contracted for Katowice office building

POLAND Eiffage is to build an office building on al. Korfantego in the centre of Katowice for DL ​​Invest Group.

schedule 17 January 2020

Mirbud wins Wola school contract

POLAND Mirbud has been contracted to build a primary school in the Odolany sub-district of Wola in Warsaw. The contract is worth more than PLN 37.5 mln.

Categories