Locked content Atalian to acquire Metro Properties Services

Facility management company Atalian Poland has filed a motion with the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) for the acquisition of another industry firm Metro Properties Services, a subsidiary of the Metro Properties group, the watchdog informed. “The decision to sell MPS is part of...

Locked content BKK leases more space in Gdańsk logistics park

BKK, formerly LPP Tex, has signed a contract to extend its leased area fourfold in the Logistics Park Gdańsk-Kowale III, the facility’s operator 7R Logistic said in a press release on Tuesday. BKK has now leased an additional 20,700 sqm. The company has been present at Gdańsk-Kowale III for the past...

Locked content Construction market to rebound – PMR

After declines recorded in 2012-2013, the Polish construction market should grow in 2014 and continue the trend in 2015, according to a report by research firm PMR quoted by ISBnews. This year the sector should record one-digit growth, thanks to the sustaining of the present pace on construction sit...

Locked content Arla leases 3,500 sqm of office space in Gdańsk

Food producers’ cooperative Arla Foods has leased 3,500 sqm of office space in the Centrum Biurowe Neptun office building in Gdańsk. It is the largest lease transaction on the Tri-City market thus far this year. The company will move its shared service center there handling the group’s finance and a...

Locked content Another planned mall in Warsaw’s Wilanów

Auchan’s subsidiary, Morelia Investments, will build a 29,000-sqm retail scheme in Warsaw’s southern Wilanów district next to the intersection of the capital’s ring road with ul. Przyczółkowa, according to Gazeta Wyborcza. The scheme, dubbed Wilanów Park, will cover an area of 2.5 hectares. Auchan h...

Locked content Rank Progress without anchor in two malls

Two shopping centers developed by Rank Progress are facing difficulties caused by supermarket chain MarcPol. The retialer has withdrawn from both schemes, Pasaż Wiślany in Grudziądz and Brama Pomorza in Chojnice, leaving the developer without an anchor tenant. “Leasing is more difficult now as we ha...

Locked content CBRE: High property investment value in Poland

The Polish property market continues to attract investors with total investment value in January-September 2014 at €1.8 billion, according to a recent report published by consultancy CBRE. “Poland is the most active country on the CEE commercial real estate market,” said Joanna Mroczek, head of cons...

Locked content Housing construction numbers up in September

Developers and other investors completed 11,39 housing units in September 2014, 16.7 percent more than in August 2014 and 6.7 percent more than in September 2013, according to preliminary statistics published by the Central Statistical Office on Friday. Construction on 15,070 units was launched in S...

Locked content Panattoni to build another plant for Pilkington

Panattoni Europe has been selected in a tender to build a 10,530-sqm production hall in Chmielów, south-eastern Poland, for Pilkington Automotive Poland, a major manufacturer of glass for the automotive industry. This is the developer’s second project for the glass manufacturer – in 2012 Panattoni c...