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Warta takes a third of the Unit

Office & mixed-use development
POLAND Insurance company Warta has leased 20,000 sqm in the Warsaw Unit skyscraper under development by Ghelamco.

Eventually the 200m skyscraper, at Rondo Daszyńskiego 1, will comprise a leasable area of 57,000 sqm over 45 floors. The ten year-lease agreement covers the top eleven floors of the building. Ghelamco was represented by JLL during the negotiations, while Warta was advised by CBRE with legal advice from Hogan Lovells.

“An office in the Warsaw Unit makes an excellent showcase for a modern, rapidly developing company, which cares about its image and maintaining the highest standards of its workplace. We are pleased that Warta, which is such a recognisable insurance company with a long tradition, has chosen our new project in Warsaw’s Wola district for its new headquarters. This is currently the location where the capital's business heart beats today,” says Jeroen van der Toolen, the managing director of Ghelamco Poland.

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