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POLAND First Polish Platinum for GTC

Green projects
The Nothus building in GTC’s Aeropark Business Centre in Warsaw has received an upgraded LEED rating of ‘Platinum’, while the Zephirus building in the same complex has retained its LEED ‘Gold’ status.

The Nothus building is now the first in GTC’s Polish portfolio to achieve LEED ‘Platinum’ certification, having been upgraded from ‘Gold’. Zephirus has retained its LEED ‘Gold’ certification, while the other building in the complex, Corius, has also been previously LEED ‘Gold’ certified. Each of the three buildings within Aeropark has a leasable area of 9,600 sqm.

Since April 2021, the complex has been powered by green energy. Aeropark, which features extensive green areas with a pond. also offers bike racks and showers for cyclists, an electric scooter charging station . An automated Żabka Nano store has recently opened in the park, while a gym, volleyball and boules courts are also available to users. GTC has introduced its ‘Welcome GTC’ app to the park, via which users can access information about the group’s ESG activities and book meeting rooms, among other features.

LEED ‘Platinum’ certification is undoubtedly one of our most important achievements this year. Nothus has been recognised for its excellent air quality results, low utility consumption and very positive feedback from tenants. I am very proud that GTC is continuously pursuing greater and greater standards of sustainability – this is now one of the main pillars of our strategy.
Grzegorz Strutyński, the Poland country manager of Globe Trade Centre

Aeropark, which is situated on ul. Komitetu Obrony Robotników close to Warsaw’s Chopin Airport, has a total area of 28,800 sqm.

GTC also recently obtained a BREEAM International In-Use ‘Excellent’ certificate for University Business Park in Łódź – a complex of two nine-storey office buildings with a total area of more than 40,000 sqm.

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schedule 27 September 2022
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Contract logistics, customs and shipment specialist DTA Group is to almost double the space it leases from MLP in Pruszków on the western outskirts of Warsaw to almost 7,000 sqm.

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POLAND Four still fine in P3 Poznań

schedule 27 September 2022
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Westwing, PF Logo Express, CEVA Logistics, and British American Tobacco have all decided to extend leases in the P3 Poznań logistics park – a combined area of 94,400 sqm.

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POLAND Stop Shop comes to Zielona Góra

schedule 27 September 2022
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Immofinanz has opened its eleventh Stop Shop strip mall in Poland – in Zielona Góra.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Panattoni to build Reynaers plant near Grodzisk

schedule 27 September 2022
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Panattoni is developing a 29,000 sqm plant for Belgian manufacturer Reynaers Aluminium in Żaba Wola near Grodzisk Mazowiecki.

Office & mixed-use development

POLAND Liebrecht & Wood to revitalise Praga again

schedule 26 September 2022
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Liebrecht & Wood has started preparing its latest project in Warsaw’s Praga-Północ district – Drucianka Campus, which will involve the revitalisation of the Drucianka wire, pin and nail factory.

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ROMANIA Scallier polishes off Turda park

schedule 26 September 2022
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Polish developer Scallier has opened a retail park with a leasable area of 9,000 sqm in Turda in northern Romania – the fourth location for the company in the country.

Warehouse & industrial

CZECH REPUBLIC Panattoni completes huge Moravian Amazon centre

schedule 26 September 2022
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Panattoni has handed over a 187,000 sqm fulfilment centre to Amazon in Kojetín (Olomouc region) in Moravia.

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POLAND Lawyers lease more in North Gate

schedule 23 September 2022
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Law firm JDP is increasing the area of its offices in the North Gate building in Warsaw to around 1,600 sqm.

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POLAND Panattoni puts the lid on fifth Zalando centre

schedule 23 September 2022
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The roofing ceremony has taken place for online fashion retailer Zalando’s 140,000 sqm fulfilment centre in Bydgoszcz., which is being developed by Panattoni.

Green projects

POLAND Well renewal for Spark C

schedule 23 September 2022
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The fifth floor of the Spark C building in Warsaw, which houses the head office of the Skanska’s commercial development business unit in the CEE region, has just been obtained a renewal of its Well Commercial Interior certificate. This is the first such recertification in Poland and the CEE region, and the second in Europe.

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schedule 23 September 2022
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POLAND More pet love from Fera in Prologis Wrocław

schedule 22 September 2022
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Investment & finance

ROMANIA Iulius granted biggest ever real estate loan

schedule 22 September 2022
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Romanian developer Iulius has obtained a EUR 410 mln real estate loan – the largest ever granted in the country’s history.

Warehouse & industrial

POLAND Uniq doubling of space in MLP parks

schedule 22 September 2022
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Polish logistics operator Uniq Logistic has signed leases for 20,500 sqm of additional space in MLP Pruszków II and MLP Łódź, bringing the total area it occupies in the two parks up to almost 44,000 sqm.

Investment & finance

POLAND Generali buys MDC2 Kraków South

schedule 21 September 2022
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schedule 21 September 2022
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S Immo has announced details of the change in its strategy following its recent takeover by CPI Property Group. This will involve the sell-off of its German residential properties.

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POLAND Work begins on Hager plant in Bieruń

schedule 21 September 2022
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Panattoni has begun the construction work on a 21,000 sqm production plant in Bieruń for Hager Group, a German manufacturer of electrical products for industry and real estate.

Warehouse & industrial

HUNGARY Wing adds to Airport City Business Park

schedule 21 September 2022
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Hungarian developer Wing has completed the 6,000 sqm hall ‘I’ at Airport City Business Park, close to Budapest’s Liszt Ferenc Airport.

Retail & leisure

CEE REGION Immofinanz acquires CPI retail portfolio for EUR 324 mln

schedule 20 September 2022
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Immofinanz has acquired 53 retail properties with app. 217,000 sqm of leasable space in the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary from its majority shareholder CPI Property Group for EUR 324.2 mln.

Office & mixed-use development

SERBIA Tenderly touched by GTC X

schedule 20 September 2022
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Serbian software company Tenderly has pre-leased 3,400 sqm of office space in the GTC X building in Belgrade, which is due to come into use in Q3 2022.

Latest in Green projects

schedule 23 September 2022

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schedule 23 August 2022

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schedule 16 August 2022

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schedule 16 August 2022

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schedule 10 August 2022

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schedule 02 August 2022

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schedule 05 July 2022

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schedule 15 June 2022

BREEAM and Well for Pro Portfolio

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schedule 08 June 2022

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schedule 19 May 2022

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schedule 18 May 2022

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schedule 11 April 2022

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schedule 07 April 2022

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schedule 06 April 2022

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schedule 23 March 2022

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schedule 17 March 2022

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schedule 14 March 2022

EBRD loans EUR 30 mln for Western Pomeranian wind farm

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schedule 11 March 2022

Wola Center officially Excellent

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schedule 18 February 2022

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schedule 04 February 2022

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Sky Office Center in Warsaw’s Służewiec office district, has once again obtained BREEAM In-Use ‘Excellent’ certification.

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