EXPO REAL: broad-based confidence

EXPO REAL points the way to new beginnings: from October 11 to 13, 2021, the real estate industry will come together face to face in Munich again. A sophisticated protection and hygiene concept ensures that participants can experience a safe trade show in the five halls. The successful pilot trade fair TrendSet showed how much the personal exchange is coveted.

Johnstons of Elgin brings luxury Scottish craftmanship to Caledonia Park

RPMI Railpen, has announced the launch of the first pop-up outlet store for luxury label Johnstons of Elgin at Caledonia Park, Scotland’s premier designer village.

BPF announces new Junior Vice-President

Mark Allan, Chief Executive, Landsec becomes the Junior Vice-President of the British Property Federation (BPF).

Mitiska REIM expands in the Netherlands with a retail park acquisition in Arnhem

Mitiska REIM has announced the acquisition of a retail park located in Arnhem.

Cineplexx with new location at East Gate Mall in North Macedonia

The leading cinema chain in South Eastern Europe invests 5 Mio Euro in its most recent location at brand-new Skopje East Gate (SEG).

Hines Triumphs at the MAPIC Awards 2021 in Russia

Outlet Village Belaya recognized as the Best Outlet Center for 2021.

LaSalle creates new European Transactions and Asset Management team

LaSalle has reorganised its European operations in order to deliver a pan-European offering to institutional investors that are seeking a more integrated approach to the acquisition, management and divestment of assets.

Funshop park in Focșani, Romania, 70% leased

In the second quarter, Polish investment manager Scallier has started building Funshop Park in Focșani, a town of 100,000 people around 190 km from Bucharest. The centre is to comprise 5,000 sqm GLA, of which 70% has already been leased. The retail park is set to open in November this year. This is already the second Funshop Park on which construction work has begun, with the first retail park being in Roșiorii de Vede. The Roșiorii de Vede park will be opened in September 2021. Scallier is also preparing to develop retail parks in other Romanian towns.

Frank Westmeier starts as Asset Manager at Concepta

Düsseldorf (Germany) based property developer and asset manager Concepta has hired Frank Westmeier as asset manager. In his new role, Mr. Westmeier supports the company in particular with the implementation of current and the acquisition of new asset management mandates in this field of activity, which is increasingly important for Concepta.

SPAR with the latest concept opens in Etele Plaza this September

Etele Plaza scheduled to open in September at Etele Square in Újbuda, Hungary, will further expand its portfolio with a well-known and popular store. On the ground floor of Buda's largest shopping centre, a SPAR supermarket, designed according to the highest demands and the latest concept, will be waiting for the tens of thousands of shoppers expected to visit the building every day.

Immofinanz adds Italy as a new market to its European STOP SHOP retail park portfolio

With market entry in Italy, Immofinanz now operates more than 100 STOP SHOP retail parks in ten European countries. Ten Italian STOP SHOP locations with a total investment volume of roughly EUR 250 million are planned by 2024.

MEC leases 45,000m² in the first half of 2021

Kaufland moves to Breisgau Center Freiburg.

Fünf Höfe brings Filmfest München to the heart of the city

Due to a cooperation between Fünf Höfe and Filmfest München, the shopping center's Maffeihof became the festival's most central open-air venue from July 2 to 10, 2021.

30th Real-Integration: Kaufland the new frequency anchor in Schwabach, Germany

The store in Schwabach marks the 30th time this year that Kaufland has successfully integrated a Real store into its network.

La Parisienne opens at Quarree in Hamburg

The Bistro, the second tenant in the new gastronomy area on the first floor of Quarree, welcomes its guests with typical romantic Parisian flair and treats them to authentic, lovingly homemade French specialties with a Hanseatic touch.

SES Shopping Centers Provide Ideal Locations for 18 Travel Agencies

“Away I Go” – Travel Agencies at SES Shopping Centers are Busy Once Again.

Turkish Market Outlook

It is a solemn fact that in order to understand the current situation of any commercial real estate market around the globe, including Turkey, analysis of the current impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the main dynamics of the industry is required.

A Look at Kyiv and Beyond

How retail-based mixed-use-projects should be developed in order to be successful in modern-day Ukraine.

Shopping Centers as Fulfilment Locations

“In the most extreme examples, the projects include conversions of mall properties to become partial warehouses for e-commerce fulfilment.”

Launching Livat Fuzhou

Ingka Centers recently opened a new meeting Place in China’s Fuijan Province.