Realty cancelled in its turn
The Realty real estate fair, which for the first time last year was held under its new format and in its new location of Knokke-Heist (where it moved after many years at Tour & Taxis) has just been cancelled. Just before four o’clock yesterday, organisers EasyFairs Belgium sent out a press release to this effect.
This decision ...
Positive outlook on long term for the logistics real estate
The logistics real estate sector is being cited as one which will emerge positively from the current crisis. The sector is optimistic about the longer term. In the words of Jo De Wolf, CEO of Montea: “Companies will need storage even more than now. People will want to become less dependent on China. Just in time has gone a ...
Real estate in 2030: all change says CBRE
Real estate advisor CBRE has published a report looking at how real estate and the way we use it, is likely to have changed by the end of this decade. Entitled ‘Global Outlook 2030, the Age of Responsive Real Estate’, it outlines ‘Ten Ways You’ll Experience Real Estate Differently in the Next Decade’
Richard Barkham, Global Head of Research ...
Propel by Mipim makes its (deferred) debut
The event known last year as Mipim PropTech Europe has both a new name and a new (Coronavirus-obliged) date. Under its new name of Propel by Mipim, this gathering will now take place at the beginning of July as lat year, but has been rescheduled to September 14-15 due to concerns related to the coronavirus.
Nicolas Kozubek, Propel Director at ...
UPSI calls for action on retail rents
Real estate professionals’ association UPSI has entered the debate concerning the payment of rents by retailers during this ‘shops closed’ period. Following an extraordinary crisis meeting this weekend, reports L’Echo, the UPSI has issued clear guidelines to the owners of retail premises: ‘Reduce the rent by half during two months for retail tenants in difficulty and allow them up ...
OP acts for medical staff
One of the best known players in the Brussels residential market has decided to play a role in relieving some of the problems being caused by the current Covid 19 epidemic. Guillaume Pinte, Managing director of the Office des Propriétaires (OP) has observed that there are a number of apartments on the company’s books (under management for third parties) ...
Office building projects in the pipeline
The Trends magazine has published its annual guide outlining office building projects in Belgium and Luxembourg. The digital version is available free of charge. Office market trends are analyzed and the guide also includes a presentation of some of the major architectural firms.
A very enlightening article presents the evolution – or is it a revolution? – currently ...
Cores brings new office concept to Antwerp
The new mode of multi-functional office developments is also being seen in Antwerp. Developer Cores has designed a project located on the Mechelsesteenweg, close to the Harmoniepark and the city center. Under the name of c-hive, Cores describes this as the ultimate office experience in the heart of Antwerp.
They go on to say that c-hive is a state-of-the-art office ...