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Nowe Bielawy now green

Green projects
POLAND Nowe Bielawy shopping centre in Toruń has been awarded a BREEAM In-Use certificate with rating of ‘Very Good’.

The lighting in the centre has been replaced with LEDs and an energy efficient HVAC system has been installed. The building scored 100 pct for its building management as well as its waste management. The building also scored highly for its access to public transportation, water rationing in the toilets. Nowe Bielany was opened in 2002 and it has a gla of over 24,000 sqm with around 70 retail units. Its anchor tenants include Carrefour, Jysk, RTV Euro AGD, Douglas, Home & you, and CCC. The car park has spaces for 1,250 vehicles and the centre is owned by Newbridge, which acquired the building in January 2018. The property manager is Apsys Polska.

Latest news

Investment & finance

SLOVAKIA Karimpol buys Bory Business Park

schedule 16 July 2020
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Penta Real Estate has sold the Bory Business Park project in Bratislava to Karimpol Group for an undisclosed sum.

Events

POLAND A send off from the Ambassador

schedule 15 July 2020
Eurobuild Conferences

This year, our ‘Suits on Bikes’ cycle ride will start in Warsaw’s Służewiec business district. The starting point will be the Ambassador Office Building owned by Hines, which is located at ul. Domaniewska 34a.

Warehouse & industrial

ROMANIA EBRD loans EUR 150 mln to WDP

schedule 16 July 2020
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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed a financing package worth EUR 150 mln with Romanian warehouse developer WDP.

Warehouse & industrial

ROMANIA Interbrands sticks to the A1

schedule 16 July 2020
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Interbrands Marketing & Distribution has leased 24,830 sqm of logistics and office space in the P3 Bucharest A1 park.

Warehouse & industrial

CZECH REPUBLIC XLMX leases 16,000 sqm in CTPark Prague East

schedule 16 July 2020
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XLMX and XLCZ Nábytek, the owners of the Kika, Möbelix and XXXLutz furniture store chains, have leased 16,000 sqm of warehouse space in CTPark Prague East in Nupaky for a regional warehouse for XXXLutz.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Cuprum Square project in Wrocław up for sale

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KGHM VII FIZAN has put up for sale the Cuprum Square office project together with its plot on pl. Jana Pawła II in central Wrocław.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Two lease 45,000 sqm in Panattoni Park Ruda Śląska II

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Two companies have leased a total of 45,000 sqm at Panattoni Park Ruda Śląska II, which is now under development.

Investment & finance

EUROPE European real estate investment down by 39 pct

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European real estate investment volumes came in at EUR 43 bln in Q2 2020 – a decrease of 39 pct on the same period last year, according to CBRE.

Hotels

HUNGARY Danubius ready to open more Budapest hotels

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The Danubius Hotel Erzsébet in Budapest city centre is to re-open after the pandemic lockdown on July 17th, followed by the Danubius Hotel Gellért on August 7th.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Warsaw Unit topped off

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The topping out ceremony has taken place for the Warsaw Unit following the completion of the construction work on its concrete structure. The building is now precisely 196.4m in height.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Sennder remotely leases 1,200 sqm in Wrocław

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Freight forwarding company Sennder has leased more than 1,200 sqm of office space in the first stage of Centrum Południe in central Wrocław.

Investment & finance

EUROPE Q1 real estate returns worst since 2012

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The INREV Quarterly Index for the first quarter of 2020 has revealed the initial signs of the negative effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on the European real estate sector, with the lowest quarterly performance since Q4 2012.

Retail & leisure

ROMANIA Colosseum Mall opening moved to 2021

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The opening of Colosseum Mall in Bucharest’s 1st district has been rescheduled to 2021 due to the pandemic, having been initially planned for the end of this year.

Residential

POLAND Resi4Rent taking off in Wrocław

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Less than a year after the first buildings of the Resi4Rent Wrocław Rychtalska project came into use they are now 95 pct leased, while half of the company’s newly opened complex on ul. Mieszczańska is also rented out.

Residential

POLAND Aurec opens sales for Włochy estate

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Aurec Home has launched the sales process for the 163 apartments in the first stage of its Miasteczko Jutrzenki estate in Warsaw’s Włochy district.

Green projects

ROMANIA Platinum for UBC 3

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United Business Center 3 in Timișoara has become the only LEED ‘Platinum’ certified office building in Romania outside Bucharest and only the third in the country.

Office & mixed-use development

Savills to lease Eximius Park

schedule 14 July 2020
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Savills has been appointed as the exclusive office leasing agent for the Eximius Park business complex on Kraków’s north-western outskirts.

Green projects

Panattoni catches Amazon BREEAM

schedule 14 July 2020
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Panattoni has secured a BREEAM 2016 International New Construction certificate with a ‘Very Good’ rating for its BTS project for Amazon in Gliwice.

Office & mixed-use development

HUNGARY Five Budapest office buildings completed in Q2

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Budapest’s total modern office stock now amounts to almost 3.82 mln sqm, according to the latest figures from the Budapest Research Forum.

Public buildings

ESTONIA Merko wins EUR 34 mln hospital contract

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AS Merko Ehitus Eesti has been awarded an app, EUR 33.8 mln design and construction contract by the North Estonia Medical Centre Foundation for the third phase of its medical centre in Tallinn’s Mustamäe district.

Latest in Green projects

schedule 15 July 2020

Platinum for UBC 3

United Business Center 3 in Timișoara has become the only LEED ‘Platinum’ certified office building in Romania outside Bucharest and only the third in the country.

schedule 14 July 2020

Panattoni catches Amazon BREEAM

Panattoni has secured a BREEAM 2016 International New Construction certificate with a ‘Very Good’ rating for its BTS project for Amazon in Gliwice.

schedule 13 July 2020

First CEE net-zero office building on its way

Skanska is to develop the very first climate-neutral office building in the CEE region.

schedule 06 July 2020

EIB agrees eco-funds for Verde

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved a grant for the Verde business centre complex in Riga, developed by SBA Group company Capitalica Asset Management.

schedule 03 July 2020

3D-printed house “built” in 22 hours

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

schedule 10 June 2020

Panattoni certifies three buildings

POLAND Warehouse developer Panattoni has certified three buildings under BREEAM with a rating of ‘Very Good’. The buildings are City Logistics Łódź I (over 30,000 sqm), Panattoni Park Opole (almost 29,000 sqm) and Panattoni Park Pruszków III hall A (lmost 31,000 sqm).

schedule 09 June 2020

Spark B gets Well

The Spark B building in Warsaw owned by Skanska has been awarded Well Core&Shell pre-certification

schedule 09 June 2020

Praga Studios second Czech building to get Well

Praga Studios in Prague’s Karlín district has become the second office building in the Czech Republic to receive Well certification, with a rating of ‘Gold’.

schedule 26 May 2020

48 hours to make first Czech printed house

CZECH REPUBLIC This summer, sculptor Michal Trpák and Erste group building society Buřinka – Stavební spořitelna České spořitelny will print the first 3D printed house in the Czech Republic.

schedule 26 May 2020

Warsaw’s first woonerf in old brewery

POLAND The first woonerf in Warsaw is to be created in the Browary Warszawskie multi-functional quarter in the city’s Wola-Centrum district.

schedule 18 May 2020

Going greener Downtown

SEE REGION The Downtown One skyscraper development in Tirana has been awarded LEED ‘Gold’ pre-certification.

schedule 20 April 2020

Very good marks for MLP Poznań West

POLAND The MLP Poznań West logistics centre in Dąbrówka west of Poznań has been awarded BREEAM In-Use International certification with a rating of ‘Very Good’.

schedule 15 April 2020

Very good marks for Panattoni’s Amazon centre

POLAND Panattoni’s 60,000 sqm logistics project for Amazon in Okmiany near Bolesławiec has a received BREEAM ‘Very Good’ certificate.

schedule 30 March 2020

Excellent news for Ktw II

POLAND The Ktw II office building, which is under construction in Katowice, has been awarded a BREEAM Interim Design Stage certificate with a rating of ‘Excellent’ and a score of 79.7 pct – a record for the Katowice office market.

schedule 18 March 2020

Newbridge goes green

POLAND At the beginning of this year, Nowe Czyżyny in Kraków and Nowe Bielawy in Toruń were all awarded BREEAM In Use certificates, each with a rating of ‘Very Good’. Now the company is planning for the Nowa Górna in Łódź to also undergo certification.

schedule 03 March 2020

Five out of top ten LEED buildings in CEE region

ROMANIA/CZECH REPUBLIC Five of the ten greenest LEED certified office buildings in the world are located in Bucharest and Prague.

schedule 25 February 2020

Rondo 1 getting better and better

POLAND The Rondo 1 office building in Warsaw has been recertified with LEED ‘Platinum’.

schedule 19 February 2020

Nowe Bielawy now green

POLAND Nowe Bielawy shopping centre in Toruń has been awarded a BREEAM In-Use certificate with rating of ‘Very Good’.

schedule 13 February 2020

Galeria Gniezno gets greener

POLAND The Galeria Gniezno shopping centre has been awarded a BREEAM In-Use certificate with an ‘Excellent’ rating in two categories: asset performance and building management.

schedule 07 February 2020

Business Garden Rīga strikes platinum

LATVIA The first phase of the Business Garden Rīga office complex developed by Vastint Latvia has been awarded LEED ‘Platinum’ certification.

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