CURRENT PROJECTS, TRENDS AND STRATEGIES OF DEVELOPERS
IKEA Centres and Mutschler Outlet Holding AG have recently opened the first phase of Designer Outlet Croatia in Zagreb. In addition to its commercial shops and new theme, the outlet features a number of customer services, such as center information, strollers, free Wi-Fi, gift cards, mobile chargers, baby care facilities, an exchange office, chill out zones, terraces, and a future playground area.
IKEA Centres has opened its second outlet center, the Designer Outlet Croatia. Project Manager Branko Mihajlov explains what criteria were – and will continue to be – applied when choosing locations.
Franz A. Kollitsch, co-founder of Austrian real estate developer Invester United Benefits, speaks about the company's latest activities and why outlet centers are the ideal complement to online shopping.
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The Istanbul New Airport is about to open on October 29, 2018. Around 53,000 sq m of retail space will sweeten passengers’ stays there.
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The southern European country, which is still recovering from the latest economic crises, is not exactly known for its full pipeline. However, Sonae Sierra and Bluehouse Capital recently announced the “Fashion City Outlet” in Larissa.
In Münster, Redevco subjected a heritage-protected complex to a makeover.
After redevelopment, Redevco's MAHÜ77 has become the first retail property in Austria to be awarded "BREEAM Excellent".
Redevco is upgrading the designated heritage-protected Mercado San Miguel in Madrid.
Redveco is redeveloping the C&A department store in the Dutch city of Eindhoven. The company is focusing on strong sustainability measures.
Responsible investment beliefs are at the heart of Redevco’s business approach. Bart Vink, Head of Research & Strategy, explains how site selection is carried out.
Developing a retail location, especially in densely populated areas, such as city centers, is always challenging due to the fact that multiple stakeholders’ interests have to be considered.
In the Belgian capital, Redevco has refurbished a property in which a C&A flagship store is located. Sustainability was a top priority.
Through positive action, Redevco aims to set an example, says Clemens Brenninkmeijer, Head of Sustainable Business Operations.
Redevco is redeveloping L’Espace du Palais in the heart of the French city of Rouen. The new scheme will introduce brands with complementary concepts.
MPC Properties, one of the largest investors in Southeast Europe, is investing 250 million euros in new development projects, all located in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia.
“We love leisure” is the motto of ECE’s new placemaking strategy which is being implemented consequently at Potsdamer Platz Arkaden Berlin. Further centers will follow soon.
EuropaCity is on hold after a court decision, according to various press reports. The developers of this big project near Paris say it is not on hold.
At the beginning of the year, Austrian property specialist Supernova acquired Centar Kaptol in Zagreb, Croatia. BEHF Architects has been commissioned to comprehensively refurbish the center.