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POLAND Uniqlo opens first store in Poland

Retail & leisure
Japanese casual wear retailer Uniqlo has opened its first Polish pop-up store in the Domy Towarowe Wars Sawa Junior department store complex in Warsaw city centre.

The clothing brand, which designs and manufactures its clothes and (according to the company) draws its inspiration from “the Japanese values of longevity, simplicity and quality”, now occupies 1,500 sqm on two storeys of the building at ul. Marszałkowska 104 – 800 sqm of which is the sales area.

Warsaw Sawa Junior comprises 38,400 sqm gla. It was acquired by Atrium European Real Estate in H2 2018 for EUR 301.5 mln. Other brands featured in the centre include TK Maxx, Douglas, H&M, CCC, Zara, Mango and Reserved.

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schedule 18 April 2024
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Poland Excellent Fern at Off Piotrkowska

schedule 04 April 2024
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Intensive commercialization of the multifunctional Fern building under construction at Off Piotrkowska Center has begun. A modern building, the construction of which will start at the turn of 2024/2025, offers 4,700 sqm of service space and 2,700 sqm of office space.

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Romania Flats, offices and hotels on the agenda

schedule 18 April 2024
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One United Properties has unveiled its strategy for the coming years. It plans to triple its residential offer by 2030, expand its commercial sector and build hotels in Bucharest in partnership with global brands.

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Poland EUR 1.5 bln on acquisitions in Poland

schedule 18 April 2024
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Baltisse and Straco Real Estate acquire majority stake in Speedwell, expanding reach into Romania and entering Polish market. Speedwell wants to spend at least EUR 1.5 bln on acquisitions in Poland in the coming years. 

Land acquisitions

Germany More land for Garbe

schedule 18 April 2024
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Garbe Industrial Real Estate has secured another plot of land in Rüdenhausen, Germany. The Hamburg-based project developer is planning a logistics centre with a total area of around 19,200 sqm on the site.

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Poland The warehouse giant in Targówek has woken up

schedule 17 April 2024
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The JV of Partners Group and Peakside Capital Advisors has completed the construction of the first warehouse facility in City Point Targówek. The 7,000 sqm building fully leased to DPD Polska is the part of a complex which will provide nearly 100,000 sqm space in the biggest park of last-mile logistics in the Warsaw boundaries.

Retail & leisure

Poland Good start for Polish retail

schedule 17 April 2024
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Cushman & Wakefield has summarised the situation on the Polish retail market. The opening of 2024 is encouraging and new retail space supply in the coming months is likely to match or even surpass last year’s total.

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Germany Berlin residential market report 2024

schedule 17 April 2024
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According to the Berlin 2024 Residential Market Report by real estate financier Berlin Hyp and real estate service provider CBRE, purchase prices have fallen, while pressure on the rental housing market continues to increase. As a result, rental prices are continuing to rise sharply.

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Germany IHG doubles in Germany

schedule 17 April 2024
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IHG Hotels & Resorts and Novum Hospitality announced a long-term agreement that will double IHG’s presence in Germany to more than 200 hotels in almost 100 cities through Holiday Inn – the niu brand collaboration and European debuts for IHG’s Garner and Candlewood Suites.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland Hillwood makes its debut near Poznań

schedule 17 April 2024
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Hillwood Polska has started its first investment in the Poznań market. As part of the Hillwood Poznań - Czempiń project, the company is building a warehouse complex of nearly 130,000 sqm.

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schedule 16 April 2024
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Poland The Bridge has gained its height

schedule 16 April 2024
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The structure of The Bridge skyscraper in Warsaw's Wola district has reached its final height, i.e. 174 m. The builders have just completed the last technical floor. Installation and finishing works inside the facility and the assembly of the facade are in progress.

Retail & leisure

Poland Glinianka changes hands

schedule 16 April 2024
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Redkom Development sold 100 pct of shares in the company holding the Glinianka complex. The retail park, located near Warsaw, has been bought by CEE-Big Europe.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland The logistics park in Sulechów is ready

schedule 16 April 2024
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Warehouse & industrial

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schedule 16 April 2024
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CTP has signed a deal with Quanta Computer, a Taiwanese company that manufactures computers and electronic hardware, for a 22,500 sqm production facility at CTPark Jülich in northwest Germany.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland Fresenius stays with Prologis

schedule 16 April 2024
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Medical company Fresenius Medical Care has renegotiated its lease of 3,900 sqm of warehouse space and 120 sqm of office space in Prologis Park Poznań.

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schedule 15 April 2024
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We regret to inform you that Piotr Kroenke, long-time general director of GTC and co-creator of many of the company's successes, has passed away.

ESG

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schedule 15 April 2024
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BIK Park Sosnowiec II has successfully passed the BREEAM certification at the Very Good level. Last year, BIK Park Wrocław I and II - two other properties from the portfolio of Biuro Inwestycji Kapitałowych - went through the same assessment process.

Investment & finance

Romania Retail is strong in Romania

schedule 15 April 2024
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According to the special research report Romania Retail Destinations 2024, released by CBRE Romania, by the end of 2024 the stock of modern retail spaces in the country will overpass 4.5 mln sqm. It will set a new record for Romania.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland Panattoni delivers in Krakow

schedule 12 April 2024
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schedule 17 April 2024

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schedule 16 April 2024

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Centrum Černý Most, a shopping centre in the Prague region, is set to undergo a significant expansion of 9,100 sqm that will add over 30 new shops and restaurants, as well as additional screens to the centre’s multiplex cinema.

schedule 16 April 2024

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schedule 03 April 2024

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schedule 28 March 2024

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Smart Park Poland and RG Leasing announced the latest progress in the implementation of their investment projects. After last year's openings in Mława and Wąbrzeźno, more locations are coming up.

schedule 20 March 2024

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The project of expansion at Turawa Park – which received a building permit last year – has now entered the construction phase, with the handover to the general contractor. In support of this project, Focus Estate Fund has secured financing through a credit facility provided by BNP Paribas Bank.

schedule 15 March 2024

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schedule 12 March 2024

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schedule 22 January 2024

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schedule 12 January 2024

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schedule 03 January 2024

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schedule 24 November 2023

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schedule 20 November 2023

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schedule 24 October 2023

Karuzela spins into Biała Podlaska

Mitiska REIM and Karuzela Holding have opened their ninth Karuzela retail park in Poland – in the eastern city of Biała Podlaska.

schedule 23 October 2023

Cosmic expansion for Opus

Opus Land Development has opened the extension of Cosmopolis Plaza in Ștefăneștii de Jos on the northern outskirts of Bucharest.

schedule 13 October 2023

Wittchen opens 1st Romanian store

Polish fashion brand Wittchen has opened its first Romanian store in the ParkLake shopping centre in Bucharest.

schedule 05 October 2023

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NEPI Rockcastle’s Promenada Craiova shopping complex in central southern Romania has been officially opened. The EUR 136 mln project is the largest retail development by size and investment value to open in the CEE region in 2023, according to CBRE.

schedule 25 September 2023

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The first Popeyes restaurant in Warsaw has opened in Złote Tarasy. The Louisiana-based fast food chain is the seventh new tenant of the shopping centre this year.

schedule 13 September 2023

Street in the passage

Street Restaurant has opened in the Lixa office complex. The restaurant occupies approx. 470 sqm on the ground floor of the Lixa C building, facing the pedestrian walkway between ul. Kasprzaka and Giełdowa.

schedule 11 September 2023

Answear.com debuts in Warsaw

The owners of Answear.com and the Capital Park Group have signed a contract to lease space in the Norblin Factory complex in Warsaw. In the developer's flagship investment, the first stationary store of the digital platform will be established.

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