Real estate development in Brussels - the politicians speak
In its latest conference entitled ‘Real Estate, Climate Urgency, Co-working and Co-living Revolutions’ held this week in Brussels, Editions & Séminaires (Laurence de Hemptinne) decided to dedicate the first part of the event to a debate on the political element of real estate development.
During a round table, first to speak was Alain Marron Brussels Councillor in charge of climate ...
Transaction in difficult Namur logistics market
There has been some activity in the logistics domain at Namur. Advised by JLL, Sambria has sold two buildings located on the Rue des Pieds d’Alouette (Naninne business park) to private investor Steveny. The two buildings amount to 15,554 m² of warehousing and 3,071 m² of office space.
This transaction falls within the context of a lack of available ...
Awards for Tivoli
The Tivoli Greencity development by citydev has attracted a great deal of attention during its development. It also attracted the King to its official inauguration in June. Now, the development is also being widely recognised by a number of architectural/environmental awards.
At the end of last month, Tivoli won an award in the (semi) public development category of the Real ...
Sou Fujimoto in Brussels
To open its fifth season of ‘Lunch with and Architect’ lectures, Forum Press and Communication were honoured to have the presence of Sou Fujimoto. His building ‘The White Tree’ (L”Arbre blanc) which has been built in Montpellier was described by Forum’s Kathleen Iweins as ‘the most instagrammed building in the world’. Sou Fujimoto is also to build a major ...
Significant co-working moves
As co-working continues to play an increasing role in the world of work, and have an ever larger impact on the real estate domain, two new openings are significant for different reasons. Both are by the IWG (International Workplace Group, formerly Regus), but are in different places and under different brand names.
Firstly, advised by CBRE Luxembourg, the operator is ...
Major Atenor development in Luxembourg
At the end of last week, Atenor took another major step forward in its international development. Already active in a number of countries – and in particular Belgium and Hungary – the firm officially launched the works for ‘Buzz City’, an office project in Leudelange, Luxembourg.
First to take the microphone was Leudelange mayor Diane Feipel, who alluded to the ...
Smart city initiatives for attractiveness
A survey carried out by the Smart Cities Institute (SCI) has looked at what communes in Wallonia consider to be priorities in terms of overall development. They have in particular looked at the importance of ‘smart city’ initiatives.
Firstly, residential attractiveness and attractiveness for tourists top the list of priorities for communes, closely followed by economic attractiveness. In terms of ...
Architectual exhibition opening at Bozar
Adrien Verschuere, the founder of Brussels-based architectural bureau Baukunst, has just given a preview of his company’s exhibition, set to open on Wednesday and run until January 5th at Bozar. The exhibition is called ‘Performance and Performativity’.
What makes this exhibition particularly interesting is the philosophy behind the firm’s view of architecture and its interconnection with the world in which ...