Brussels office market in phase-change
The dynamics of the Brussels office market represent the starting point for the latest JLL Brussels Office Market report at the end of the third quarter of the year. It will be remembered that some years ago this market went into a sort of self-imposed moratorium, as there was little demand for new buildings and ‘at risk’ developments ...
Brussels Law courts get new lease of life
The installation of a new security system in a building would not normally be of interest to this website. The inauguration yesterday of the new ‘scanstreet’ at the Palais de Justice in Brussels is interesting from at least two points of view, however, and it attracted the presence of two federal ministers.
Firstly, an overview of what has been ...
Cording moves into Luxembourg
Cording Real Estate Group has announced its entry onto the Luxembourg market. The company has acquired its first office building in Luxembourg for the Benelux Commercial Real Estate Fund. Built in 1992, the property is located at Rue Jean Monnet 6 in the Kirchberg district of Luxembourg city and is fully let to multiple international tenants. It has five ...
Copernicus adds to 'human' European district
Alides Properties is scheduling a new office building of 13 floors named ‘Copernicus’ in the heart of the European district. On the corner of the Rue de la Loi and Rue de la Science, the building consists of 13,000 m² of offices and 12 apartments. This sustainable building with Breeam Excellent certification, a green roof, an inner garden ...
COURBEVOIE finally underway in Louvain-La-Neuve
Works have finally started on the major residential complex at Louvain-la-Neuve which is named ‘Esprit Courbevoie’. The ground-breaking ceremony took place a few days ago by the two companies which are undertaking the development – Thomas & Piron and Besix Red. The first part of the programme involves five buildings: a 13-apartment residence at the entrance to the complex, ...
SEGRO leaves Belgium
SEGRO, acting as venture adviser to the SEGRO European Logistics Partnership (SELP) joint venture, has sold four big box warehouses and adjacent development land in Belgium owned by SELP. The warehouses total 92,500m² of which 82% is occupied by ERV.SEGRO and SELP were advised by Knight Frank.
This disposal concludes SEGRO and SELP’s presence in Belgium, in line ...
Eaglestone buys Woluwe Atrium
Developer Eaglestone, active in particular in the residential domain and in the conversion of obsolete office buildings into residential use, has announced a new acquisition. The company has taken possession of one of the icons in Woluwe-Saint-Lambert – Woluwe Atrium – located on Rue Neerveld, close to Woluwe Shopping Centre.
Eaglestone has indicated that it intends to leave the ...
Wallonia proposes new planning guidelines
The question of where to build new housing has been occupying the minds of politicians and planners for some time. This question is now the subject of a public debate in Wallonia, where the new SDT (Territorial Planning Framework) has gone into the public enquiry stage this week.
This proposed legislation will set objectives for the use of Walloon ...