December 2018


Preliminary summary of the commercial property market performance in 2018 in Poland

Preliminary summary of the commercial property market performance in 2018 in Poland

20 December 2018

A growing investor appetite for industrial assets, a supply gap on the Warsaw office market and Poland moving up global ratings - these are some of the real estate market highlights of 2018. All the indications are that in the months ahead the market’s focus will be on alternative asset classes and the likelihood of an economic slowdown. Real estate advisory firm Savills presents its preliminary summary of Poland’s commercial property market performance in 2018 and an outlook for the next twelve months.

 
 
Savills expands further in the industrial sector

Savills expands further in the industrial sector

18 December 2018

Global real estate advisory firm Savills has set up a dedicated Industrial Investment team. It has hired three new professionals, including John Palmer as head of the team.

 
 
Flexible workspace transformed the traditional office market

Flexible workspace transformed the traditional office market

12 December 2018

The co-working revolution that has been going on in Poland for more than two years has already had a substantial impact on the office leasing process. Real estate advisory firm Savills has identified recent key office market developments driven by the growth of the flexible workspace.

 
 
GalCap Europe enters the Polish market

GalCap Europe enters the Polish market

12 December 2018

New player on the Polish market – GalCap Europe, investment and asset manager for Austria and the CEE region, finalized its first commercial real estate acquisitions in Poland. The investor purchased two historic boutique office buildings in Warsaw City Centre – Wilcza 46 and Mokotowska 33/35 from Amhola. The buyer and the seller decided not to disclose any purchase price details. GalCap Europe was advised by Savills, Linklaters, Crido and DIL. The Seller was represented by Colliers International and MDDP.

 
 
Office market in Southern Poland

Office market in Southern Poland

06 December 2018

In the first nine months of 2018, more than 285,000 sq m of office space came onto the markets of southern Poland’s three biggest cities: Krakow, Wrocław and Katowice. As at the end of September 2018, nearly 550,000 sq m was under construction, says real estate advisory firm Savills.