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Poland LEED by the seaside

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Sopot Marriott Resort & Spa, inaugurated in 2012, has been awarded the LEED Gold certification in the Operations and Maintenance category, granted to existing buildings.

Sopot Marriott Resort & Spa is located directly on the seaside beach in Sopot. It offers accommodation, conference and banquet facilities, as well as a SPA with 35 cosmetic treatment rooms and a relaxation area with pools, sauna and jacuzzi.

The certification process helped us maintain and, in some aspects, improve the operational performance of the building, supporting energy efficiency, reducing environmental impact, and providing comfortable spaces for users. At the same time, we have achieved the environmental goals of our ESG strategy, according to which all Vastint buildings should have environmental certifications, preferably in line with recognized international certification systems.
David Pettersson, senior project manager at Vastint Poland

The four-story building, covering an area of over 12,000 sqm, is characterized by simple architecture reminiscent of Polish seaside modernism. Its external elevations are entirely made of Siberian larch. Courtyards on both sides of the hotel are covered with sandy dunes overgrown with seaside vegetation. The whole is complemented by water features, a stone stream, and green roofs.

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Poland The sector keeps moving!

schedule 23 May 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.

Office & mixed-use development

Czech Republic Hila takes off in Prague

schedule 23 May 2024
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Passerinvest Group symbolically launched the construction of the multifunctional Hila building in Brumlovka, Prague 4. Upon its completion in 2027, the building will provide a combination of approximately 20,500 sqm of offices for rent, 71 rental flats and retail spaces of 2000 sqm.

Office & mixed-use development

Hungary Vitrum to be handed over in autumn 

schedule 23 May 2024
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Liget Center Vitrum, part of Wing Liget Center multi-building project developed by Wing in the centre of Budapest, is structurally complete. The new boutique office be completed in the autumn.

Hotels

Hungary Skybar opens in Budapest

schedule 22 May 2024
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Cloud IX, Budapest’s latest panoramic skybar, has been opened in the ibis & Tribe Budapest Stadium Hotel in the WING Liberty building. Opened last December in Budapest’s District IX, the hotel complex boasts a total of 332 rooms and a wide range of services.

Investment & finance

Poland Green financing for three CPIPG office assets

schedule 22 May 2024
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CPI Property Group Poland has concluded a green refinancing transaction with Aareal Bank amounting to more than EUR 277 mln. The funds received will be used for the refinancing of three Warsaw office properties: Warsaw Financial Center, Equator IV and Eurocentrum.

Office & mixed-use development

Poland Mercer isn't moving out

schedule 22 May 2024
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Global firm Mercer, part of the Marsh McLennan Group, has renegotiated its lease at the myhive Nimbus building and remains at 7,300 sqm.

Residential

Poland First residential units in Towarowa 22 project

schedule 22 May 2024
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The residential part of the Towarowa 22 project in Warsaw is taking off. Archicom is starting to sell flats in the first building under the Archicom Collection brand, which will stand in the immediate vicinity of the planned park.

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Romania Phase III of The Level Apartments takes off

schedule 22 May 2024
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Romanian residential developer Redport Capital has announced the start of construction of Phase III of The Level Apartments. The project has received a building permit for 105 apartments to be developed with an investment of EUR 13 mln.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland CTP will build for dogs

schedule 22 May 2024
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CTP has been appointed by dog food manufacturers PsiBufet and Butternut Box to build a specialist facility to produce fresh dog food for distribution across continental Europe. The new facility is being developed in a build-to-suit model at CTPark Zabrze.

Warehouse & industrial

Panattoni Park Kraków East IV is ready

schedule 22 May 2024
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Panattoni has completed the construction of Panattoni Park Kraków East IV. The completion will be financed with a EUR 10.5 mln loan from Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego. The facility has been fully leased by Omega Pilzno.

Office & mixed-use development

Poland Batory I is fully let

schedule 21 May 2024
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ZST (Zintegrowane Systemy Techniczne) has increased the size of its head office in the Batory I office building. As a result of the expansion, the Warsaw office building owned and managed by Globalworth Poland is now fully leased. 

Office & mixed-use development

Poland Some Oxygen for IT company

schedule 21 May 2024
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LSI Software, a provider of IT systems that enhance operations and business management, has become a new tenant of the Oxygen Park office complex in Warsaw.

Warehouse & industrial

Poland New park from Panattoni

schedule 20 May 2024
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Panattoni is launching the construction of a new speculative centre in the Łódź region. The project is to have an eventual size of close to 30,000 sqm

Office & mixed-use development

Poland Baskerville gets independent

schedule 20 May 2024
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Baskervill, an international architectural, engineering, and design firm, opened up its office in Gdańsk. A 200-sqm space is located in Officyna building.

Office & mixed-use development

Poland House of Skills is staying at Bolero

schedule 20 May 2024
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Consulting and Training Consortium, owner of House of Skills and e-learning.pl brands, has extended its lease at Bolero Office Point 1 in Warsaw. The new lease agreement provides the entire organization with 900 sqm of office space that has been signed through 2030.

Warehouse & industrial

Romania Cargus opens its new hub in Sibiu

schedule 17 May 2024
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CTP expands its partnership with Cargus, a courier company in Romania, with the inauguration of a new location in Sibiu.

Office & mixed-use development

Poland UBC II will be modern again

schedule 17 May 2024
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Atenor, the Belgian developer responsible for the Lakeside development in Warsaw's Mokotów district, intends to renovate the neighbouring UBC II building. The project received planning permission in March this year.

Office & mixed-use development

Poland Axi Immo stays in the tower

schedule 16 May 2024
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Axi Immo has decided to extend its existing lease and add new space for its growing business lines in Warsaw's Spektrum Tower office building.

Warehouse & industrial

Romania VGP Park Bucharest North will grow

schedule 16 May 2024
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VGP, a European provider of logistics spaces and semi-industrial real estate, has initiated the construction of the third building in VGP Park Bucharest North (A3). Building A covers an area of almost 26,000 sqm and has already two tenants, who have signed lease contracts for a total of more than 8,000 sqm.

Latest in ESG

schedule 14 May 2024

LEED by the seaside

Sopot Marriott Resort & Spa, inaugurated in 2012, has been awarded the LEED Gold certification in the Operations and Maintenance category, granted to existing buildings.

schedule 18 April 2024

Outstanding Kreo

Kreo, Ghelamco's Kraków office project, has achieved BREEAM certification at the Outstanding level. The building also has a WELL and Green Building Standard pre-certificate, and is also in the process of Smart Score, Wired Score and "Barrier-free building" certification.

schedule 15 April 2024

BIK Park Sosnowiec II is now BREEAM certified

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.

schedule 09 April 2024

Domeq is doing WELL

CTP, in cooperation with Ruby Project Management, has received the highest level of the WELL certification for its project Domeq in Brno. It's the first residential investment in the country to meet the criteria.

schedule 28 March 2024

Entire portfolio is green

A further 15 buildings owned by Hillwood Polska have been awarded BREEAM In Use certification at the Excellent level. The accreditation now covers the company's entire portfolio.

schedule 28 March 2024

U-Center 2 is WELL

Forte Partners has announced WELL Health-Safety Rating certification for U-Center 2, the office building the developer put into operation in September 2023.

schedule 26 March 2024

First BREEAM certificate in Albania

Park Avenue Tower in Tirana has become the first Albanian office project to secure BREEAM Design Stage certification with an Excellent rating.

schedule 18 March 2024

BREEAM Outstanding for Panattoni

Panattoni has been awarded another BREEAM certificate with a rating of Outstanding for Panattoni Park Poznań A2. The building B was constructed for H&M without the use of PCVs.

schedule 13 March 2024

We know the winners of Global ESG Awards

The trophy ceremony for the Global ESG Awards took place during MIPIM in Cannes. Following 180 nominations across six categories, 6,801 public votes and 2,177 evaluations done by a global official jury committee, a ranking revealed six  winners.

schedule 29 February 2024

The shelter in Gniezno as good as new

Panattoni and Dekpol Budownictwo have once again jointly carried out a campaign to help homeless animals, this time supporting a shelter in Gniezno. The facility underwent a comprehensive renovation, and the value of the aid was around EUR 50,000.

schedule 24 January 2024

CTPark Iłowa awarded BREEAM Excellent

The ILL5 building constructed as part of the CTPark Iłowa complex has been awarded the BREEAM International New Construction certificate at the Excellent level. The building, with an area of almost 115,000 sqm, received a rating of 77.26 pct.

schedule 18 January 2024

Capital Park goes green

Capital Park Group has started to power its investment projects exclusively with energy from renewable sources. As of 1 January 2024, Norblin Factory, Royal Wilanów and two Vis à Vis street malls use 100 pct green energy. The total area of all projects powered by RES is more than 110,000 sqm.

schedule 17 January 2024

Another Platinum in Bucharest

The U-Center 2 office building in Bucharest, realised by Forte Partners, has achieved LEED v4 certification with a Platinum rating. The certification process was coordinated by BuildGreen.

schedule 08 January 2024

Another BREEAM for Panattoni

Panattoni City Dock Törökbálint, has been awarded the BREEAM Excellent certification, which signifies that the complex meets the highest standards in energy efficiency, water management, sustainable construction, health and wellbeing and innovation in design.

schedule 18 December 2023

Interest in sustainability is growing

With the upcoming introduction of mandatory non-financial reporting, which will require companies to report on how they are performing in the areas of environment, employee relations, and ethical working practices, industrial and logistics companies are taking a keener interest in sustainable solutions, shows the research by Colliers.

schedule 14 December 2023

The race to decarbonise

In their report, Europe’s Renovation Wave, Colliers explores the regulatory and societal pressures now driving an era of accelerated asset renovation.

schedule 08 December 2023

Tens of megawatts on roofs across country

ČEZ ESCO and CTP have launched a strategic cooperation in the field renewable energy. CTP intends to equip the roofs of selected parks with photovoltaic power plants in the coming years.

schedule 07 December 2023

Demolish or redevelop?

According to experts at the Urban Land Institute, changing trends in the office, retail, and hotel markets are making commercial adaptive reuse not just an option, but often a necessity.

schedule 01 December 2023

CMS, WELL done!

The CMS law firm's headquarters, located in Varso Tower, has become the first office arrangement in Poland to be awarded WELL Platinum certification. Thus, CMS joins the ranks of four law firms worldwide that have an office that complies with the highest standards of occupant wellbeing.

schedule 15 November 2023

Gold for Varso Tower

The Warsaw skyscraper developed by HB Reavis has been awarded the WELL Core & Shell certificate at the Gold level, confirming that the building was designed with care for the people working in it, their comfort and safety.

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