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CEE REGION CTP moves closer to BREEAM for entire portfolio

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CTP has achieved BREEAM In-Use certification for more than 80 pct of its industrial portfolio.

A total of 4.56 mln sqm of the more than 5.5 mln sqm in CTP parks are now BREEAM In-Use certified, with consultancy Arcadis having certified most of the portfolio. According to Arcadis this represents the highest number of certifications on the local market and worldwide.

Certification of an entire portfolio is still a non-standard activity in the European market, but it is becoming a trend and CTP has been one of the first to take this step. In an extremely short time, it has been necessary to gather all the available and unavailable information by visiting individual parks and buildings. The involvement of most of our team in cooperation with CTP’s management led to finding the optimal way of improving the environmental parameters of buildings to the required level.
Lenka Matějíčková, the head of Arcadis' green team

CTP is aiming this year to certify its entire warehouse portfolio of around 300 buildings in 72 parks in the Czech Republic (40 parks), Slovakia (6), Poland (3), Hungary (6), Romania (14) and Serbia (3).

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POLAND Hopi hops into P3 Mszczonów

schedule 19 January 2021
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Czech logistics company Hopi has leased 33,910 sqm of warehouse and office space in the P3 Mszczonów warehousing park. The new building will serve as the company’s central warehouse and HQ in Poland.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Tech firm leases 26,000 sqm in Nowy Rynek

schedule 19 January 2021
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Skanska has signed a lease agreement with an undisclosed technology company for app. 26,000 sqm of office space and 177 parking spaces in the third office building of its Nowy Rynek mixed-use development in Poznań.

Property and Facility Management

CZECH REPUBLIC CPI sells FM division to M2C

schedule 18 January 2021
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Warehouse & industrial

SERBIA CTP starts major expansion of Belgrade North

schedule 18 January 2021
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Czech industrial developer CTP is to expand CTPark Belgrade North after the acquisition of a 28,500 sqm warehouse and adjacent land from Austrian-based real estate developer Eyemaxx.

Residential

Poland Strong sales results for Echo

schedule 18 January 2021
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Echo Investment has announced that over 2020, it signed 1,570 apartment sales contracts, representing a rise of 16 pct on the 1,357 apartments sold in 2019.

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Poland Partners completes Buma portfolio purchase

schedule 18 January 2021
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schedule 18 January 2021
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Colliers International Czech Republic has brokered the signing of a lease agreement for a German multinational engineering and technology company in CTPark Bor.

Investment & finance

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schedule 18 January 2021
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Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Terez takes up 5,000 sqm in 7R City Flex Rzeszów Airport

schedule 18 January 2021
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Engineering plastics producer Terez Performance Polymers has leased more than 5,000 sqm of warehousing space at 7R City Flex Rzeszów Airport.

Investment & finance

CZECH REPUBLIC Kaupthing sells 137 ha logistics park site in Plzeň

schedule 18 January 2021
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Icelandic asset manager Kaupthing has sold 137.1 ha of land along the D5 motorway near Plzeň to an undisclosed buyer.

Investment & finance

Poland Cavatina pleased with 2020 performance

schedule 15 January 2021
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Cavatina has announced EUR 206.5 mln in completed transactions over 2020.

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Frito Lay sells Warsaw land

schedule 15 January 2021
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Frito Lay Poland, a subsidiary of PepsiCo is selling 5,388 sqm of land and buildings held in perpetual usufruct at ul. Zamojskiego 24/26 in Warsaw.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland LPP starts work on new distribution centre

schedule 15 January 2021
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LPP has started working on the construction of a 75,000 sqm distribution centre in the town of Brześć Kujawski (between Bydgoszcz and Łódź).

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND ELI launches Kraków V

schedule 15 January 2021
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European Logistics Investment, with its partner Panattoni, is to develop Kraków V – an 18,300 sqm logistics complex in Skawina near Kraków.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Rhenus leases more in Mapletree Park Szczecin

schedule 15 January 2021
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Rhenus Logistics has renewed its lease in Mapletree Park Szczecin and expanded the warehouse space it occupies there to 52,000 sqm.

Residential

POLAND Square enters the ring

schedule 15 January 2021
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Square, a residential sector investor and advisor specialising in institutional rental projects, alternative assets and socially responsible investment, has been established. The Warsaw-based company will also soon be launching its first project.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Globalworth completes Podium Park B

schedule 14 January 2021
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Podium Park B, the second stage of the three-building complex in Kraków, has been completed by Globalworth.

Retail & leisure

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schedule 14 January 2021
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Office & mixed-use development

POLAND MicroStrategy to move Polish HQ to Skyliner

schedule 13 January 2021
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Virginia-based business intelligence giant MicroStrategy is moving its Polish headquarters to the Skyliner office building in Warsaw. The NASDAQ-listed company has leased 3,000 sqm on the first floor of the building, which is currently undergoing finishing work.

Investment & finance

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schedule 13 January 2021
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Albatros Media, the biggest publishing house in the Czech Republic, is moving its headquarters to the Mayhouse office building in Prague 4.

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schedule 09 December 2020

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schedule 04 December 2020

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schedule 27 November 2020

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schedule 20 November 2020

Outstanding news for Flow Building

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schedule 04 November 2020

7R joins the ranks of the green

7R, a developer of warehouse and industrial space, has joined the Polish Green Building Council (PLGBC).

schedule 05 October 2020

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The Galeria Chełm shopping centre in Chełm, developed jointly by Acteeum and Equilis, has been awarded a BREEAM certificate with a rating of 'Very Good'.

schedule 28 September 2020

Skanska brings anti-smog pavements to Poznań

Skanska is to build the first anti-smog pavement in Poznań in its Nowy Rynek development.

schedule 17 September 2020

Funshop Parks to be green parks

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schedule 14 September 2020

Warburg-HIH to make entire portfolio carbon neutral

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schedule 10 September 2020

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schedule 31 August 2020

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schedule 27 August 2020

Vox Technology Park top of the green tree

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schedule 25 August 2020

Gold award for Churchill

The Churchill Square office development in Prague has been awarded LEED ‘Gold’ certification.

schedule 20 August 2020

Skanska applies for nine new Well antivirus certificates

Skanska is to apply for the new Well Health-Safety Rating for nine of its buildings in the CEE region.

schedule 20 August 2020

Panattoni engages young minds for green solutions

Panattoni is for the third time taking part in Polish Supply Management Leaders’ Top 100 Young project, which engages students in sustainable development projects. The industrial developer has been involved in the scheme since its inception.

schedule 19 August 2020

CTP now 100 pct BREEAM certified in Hungary

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schedule 17 August 2020

Gold for Agora

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schedule 10 August 2020

LEED Gold for BudaPart

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schedule 03 August 2020

CTP moves closer to BREEAM for entire portfolio

CTP has achieved BREEAM In-Use certification for more than 80 pct of its industrial portfolio.

schedule 28 July 2020

Panattoni among the green giants

Warehouse developer Panattoni has become a member of the Polish Green Building Council (PLGBC), an organisation dedicated to promoting environmentally friendly building practices.

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