New factories on the cards for Port of Antwerp
There is potentially good news for the Port of Antwerp being announced by British chemicals company Ineos. It says that it is planning to build two new factories at the port over the coming years. These would be for the production of ethylene and propylene.
In terms of the construction industry, it is expected that up to 3,500 workers will ...
SPACES continues its growth strategy
As the co-working frenzy continues, one of the growing operators, SPACES, has opened a new co-working center in the heart of the European district of Brussels. It occupies an area of around 4,400 m² over five floors of the brand new building located at Rue Belliard 40. It is aiming, according to the owners, at SME’s, start-ups, national or ...
Records tumble in Luxembourg - CBRE
The Luxembiurg office of real estate broker CBRE has produced its analysis of the office market in the Grand Duchy during 2018.
It finds that office take-up in the fourth quarter totalled a very active 89,400 m², bringing the annual volume to 250,000 m². This is one of the best years on record and the 5th consecutive year of +200,000 ...
Leuven project in Mipim Awards
Belgium has always been well represented at the Mipim Awards, and there is once again representation in the finalists this year. For once, however, we are only able to report a single Belgian candidate to have made it through to the finals. Organisers Reed Midem have just released to Mipim accredited journalists, the names of the 45 projects ...
Redevelopment complex for sale in Charleroi
There is a major district regeneration project available for a developer to take up in Charleroi. Public service housing association La Sambrienne has put up for sale a collection of buildings in the commune of Lodelinsart. These are three apartment buildings and two garage blocks. The association is thus looking for investors to take on this lot of buildings.
Go-ahead for Brussels Westland Shopping Center works
AG Real Estate is reporting that its planned renovation of the Westland Shopping Centre in Anderlecht has moved to a definitive stage. The latest step is as a result of there having been no objections lodged to the developer’s plans for a total relooking of the centre. The permits thus became officially granted this week.
AG is planning to bring ...
Third Fablab opened by citydev
The official opening of citydev.brussels’ third Fablab – Cityfab 3 – has just taken place. It is located in the Cityline complex, close to the South Station and opposite the former Veterinary School in Anderlecht. Covering two floors, Cityfab 3 extends to a modest 365 m²
The site is home to a number of small enterprises, active in small-scale manufacturing ...
Mipim welcomes Ban Ki-moon
The intrinsic link between the real estate industry and all that surrounds it with the issue of climate change and environmental protection, along with the status of Mipim as the world’s leading real estate fair, have both been confirmed by news just released by organisers Reed Midem.
It has been announced by the organisers that Ban Ki-moon, the eighth Secretary-General ...