CURRENT PROJECTS, TRENDS AND STRATEGIES OF DEVELOPERS

Development

From a Porcelain Factory to an Outlet Center

Seventeen years have already passed: In 2001, a small outlet center was built in the Upper Franconian town of Selb in the former manufacturing halls of the long-established Heinrich porcelain factory. The new Outlet Center Selb is currently under construction there.

Projects & Openings Europe

Boxpark revealed plans to revive Brighton’s iconic Madeira Terrace into an internationally renowned retail leisure and hotel destination. Colosseum Retail Park will construct Colosseum Mall and the expansion of the existing retail scheme in Northwest Bucharest...

"AROUND ONE HUNDRED STOP SHOPS HAVE BEEN PLANNED"

The new locations of the retail park chain will be deliberately located outside the environment of existing competition, reports Gerald Grüll, Head of Asset Management Retail at Immofinanz.

UNLOCKING AND ENHANCING REAL ESTATE VALUE FOR RETAILERS AND INVESTORS

Redevco aims to make urban centers more interesting places in which people like to live, work, and shop.

SOMETHING NEW IS EMERGING IN NORTHERN BERLIN

The Märkische Viertel in northern Berlin was regarded as a model development in the 1970s. At that time, large housing estates with high-rise apartment blocks were considered to be a positive urban development program.

Target: Southeastern Europe’s favorite shopping destination

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.

"We do not limit ourselves to countries"

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.

Outlets are Exactly in Line with the Trend of the Times

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.

Bringing Cultural Meaning to Contemporary Retail Spaces

Places where people belong: modern destinations that celebrate cultural legacies.

Turkish transport hub with a new shopping dimension

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.

PROJECTS & OPENINGS INTERNATIONAL

CHINA: Cofco Joy Breeze and MixC, USA: The 78, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Dubai Square

At long last – a new project in Greece

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.

ENHANCING A TOURIST ATTRACTION

Redevco is upgrading the designated heritage-protected Mercado San Miguel in Madrid.

FROM ONE TO MORE TENANTS

Redveco is redeveloping the C&A department store in the Dutch city of Eindhoven. The company is focusing on strong sustainability measures.

"FOCUS ON CAREFULLY SELECTED CITIES"

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.

A PROFOUND KNOWLEDGE OF HOW TO DEVELOP DOWNTOWN AREA SHOPPING DESTINATIONS

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.

INCREASED BREEAM RATING

In the Belgian capital, Redevco has refurbished a property in which a C&A flagship store is located. Sustainability was a top priority.

“WE ARE FUTURE-PROOFING OUR ASSETS”

Through positive action, Redevco aims to set an example, says Clemens Brenninkmeijer, Head of Sustainable Business Operations.

AN OPEN AND WARM PLACE

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.

A CHALLENGING RE-DEVELOPMENT

In Münster, Redevco subjected a heritage-protected complex to a makeover.