offices

Warsaw at Night

Skanska sells Warsaw eco-offices to RREEF

Skanska Property Poland, an arm of the Swedish construction company, has sold a newly completed office complex in the Polish capital to asset managers RREEF Real Estate for €94.6m, representatives have confirmed.

SWAN Office & Technology Park

Bucharest Technology Park ends 2012 on a high

SWAN Office & Technology Park, a landmark development in the Romanian capital, has secured an occupancy rate of 35% going in to 2013, owners Chayton Capital announced yesterday.

Manchester Airport Tunnel

Plans submitted for Airport City Manchester

Planning applications to construct a £650m commercial hub surrounding the airport have been submitted to Manchester City Council, according to parent company Manchester Airport Group (M.A.G).

Lyon

Grosvenor purchases French portfolio

Grosvenor, the international commercial property investment fund, has purchased a portfolio of assets from ANF Immobilier for €309.6m.

South Bank

Deka to purchase South Bank offices for £220m

Deka, the German open-ended fund manager, has signalled its intentions to invest £220m in the Palestra office block on London’s South Bank as part of an aggressive purchasing strategy.

Dubai from Above

Global office demand highest in UAE

The United Arab Emirates has emerged as the fastest growing region for office space demand, according to a new report from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Hong Kong

Hong Kong office demands double 2020 predictions

Hong Kong office space premiums are set to rise further as a result of international interest, according to a new report from Daiwa Capital Markets and property consultant CBRE.

Lone Pedestrian in Times Square (AP Photo/ John Minchillo)

New York stalled by Sandy

‘Frankenstorm’ Sandy slammed into states on the US eastern seaboard overnight, carrying record levels of floodwater, blacking out power to millions and bringing New York’s corporate infrastructure to a standstill.

City of London

Tech and Media giants take capital space

Facebook officially opened its first engineering office outside of the US in East London this week, whilst broadcaster Channel 5 has been revealed as a frontrunner to occupy the Olympic media centre in Stratford.