Monday, September 1, 2014

Silesia Business Park

Vertical stripes covered Silesia Business Park

Vertical stripes covered Silesia Business Park

Friday, August 29, 2014 0:07

Skanska is finishing works on the first building of Silesia Business Park. First tenant will move into the office facility in November. The eye-catching 7 700 sq. meters elevation is almost done and the logo of the anchor tenant has already appeared at the top of the building. ...

Second building of Silesia Business Park already under construction

Second building of Silesia Business Park already under construction

Friday, August 8, 2014 15:57

Skanska Property Poland’s first investment in Katowice is entering a new phase. Soon, new cranes will appear on the building site. The construction of the elevator core will trigger works on the second of four office buildings of the Silesia Business Park complex, located on Chorzowska St. The modern A-class ...

Katowice Business Point

KBP as part of record deal

KBP as part of record deal

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 23:58

CBRE, Dentons and Arcadis advised Starwood Capital Group on acquisition of Katowice Business Point and two other office buildings in Warsaw. The transaction was already named as one of the most important on the Polish market in recent months. The 77 300 sq. meters office portfolio includes: Katowice ...

Starwood Capital Group acquired Katowice Business Point

Starwood Capital Group acquired Katowice Business Point

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 11:20

Starwood Capital Group, a global private investment firm headquartered in the United States, announced on Wednesday that it has acquired, on behalf of Starwood Distressed Opportunity Fund IX, a portfolio of three prime office properties in Poland from real estate developer Ghelamco. The collection includes ...

UOKiK gives American investor green light to purchase KBP

UOKiK gives American investor green light to purchase KBP

Friday, August 1, 2014 14:09

American fund SOF-IX International Holdings, which is owned by Starwood Capital Group, will buy Ghelamco’s Katowice Business Point. The Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has just given its approval for the transaction. The fund asked for the permission in May this year. Apart from ...

Reports and researches

Shopping centers in Katowice area after H1 2014

Shopping centers in Katowice area after H1 2014

Friday, August 29, 2014 16:24

Colliers International released a series of reports presenting shopping centers in eight largest Polish agglomerations in H1 2014, including the Katowice conurbation. There are 41 shopping centers totalling 1,1 million sq. meters GLA (493 sq.m GLA/1 000 inhabitants) in the Katowice area. The relatively low retail space ...

Industrial market characterized after H1 2014

Industrial market characterized after H1 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014 22:04

JLL presented its newest report Poland’s Industrial Market in H1 2014. According to the research, Upper Silesia remains the second largest submarket in Poland and dominates in the country together with Warsaw Suburbs, leaving behind such markets as Central Poland, Poznań and Wrocław. Also, the report reads that ...

Other buildings

EMC extended Geriatric Hospital

EMC extended Geriatric Hospital

Thursday, August 28, 2014 16:34

EMC Instytut Medyczny, the largest owner of hospitals and outpatient clinics on the Polish private medical services market, officially opened the extension of its John Paul II Geriatric Hospital in Katowice on Wednesday. Now it offers services of the largest gerontology specialists team in Poland. The Geriatric Hospital in ...

Grupa Pietrzak expands Ferrari showroom

Grupa Pietrzak expands Ferrari showroom

Monday, August 25, 2014 13:05

Grupa Pietrzak has commenced the extension of its Ferrari Katowice showroom. The works on the new store will be concluded in December this year. Grupa Pietrzak is an official Polish dealer of the Prancing Horse cars. The sales and service showroom of Ferrari was opened in Katowice ...

Center of commericializing knowledge and technology opened

Center of commericializing knowledge and technology opened

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 16:17

The Katowice School of Technology (WST) opened Brynów Center I. The mixed-use building will be a home of the Science and Technology Park Silesia created by the school in 2011. The park is part of the WST and was established to develop and commercialize the findings of ...