Press releases

Q4 2014

  • Colliers International manages Chmielna 25

    Warsaw, December 17, 2014 – Colliers International has been chosen as the manager of Chmielna 25 office and retail building located on one of the busiest high streets in the capital.

  • How do Poles approach their Christmas shopping – survey by Colliers International

    Warsaw, December 15, 2014 – Colliers International has carried out a survey on the Christmas shopping habits of Poles. 300 people took part in the study. Nearly 60 % of respondents prefer to do their shopping in traditional shops, with the remainder choosing to shop online. People in the age range 31 - 40 spend the most, while those between 20 and 30 years old spend the least – according to Colliers publication “Christmas shopping fever“.

  • Colliers International has won in two categories of Eurobuild Awards 2014

    Warsaw, December 5, 2014 – Colliers International has won in two categories of Eurobuild Awards competition. The Jury awarded Colliers Warehouse Agency Team of the Year and Property Management Company of the Year.

  • Office tenants most active in Q3 of 2014. Kraków with the highest supply and the lowest vacancy rate – reports Colliers International

    Warsaw, November 25, 2014 – Leasing activity in the third quarter recorded the best result since the beginning of 2014. From July to September agreements for 289,000 sqm were signed. Net absorption reached the level of 128,700 sqm. Pre-let transactions made up a share of 18,6% of total volume.

  • Total supply of retail space in Poland exceeds 10 million sqm. By the end of 2016 it may rise by another million – estimates Colliers International

    Warsaw, November 21, 2014 – In the course of the year, the greatest number of shops, service points and restaurants have been leased in medium-sized and small cities. In large cities, pre-lease agreements for projects at an advanced level of planning were announced such as agreements with Carrefour and LPP group in two shopping centres planned in Warsaw by GTC.

  • Colliers to commercialize retail space at CH Nowy Rynek in Jelenia Góra

    Warsaw, November 20, 2014. - Colliers International, along with the developer TK Development will be responsible for the process of leasing retail space in the CH Nowy Rynek that is being developed in Jelenia Góra (South-Western Poland). The centre will be delivered in the autumn of 2015.

  • Poland: new retail schemes in big cities will amount to almost million m² GLA till 2017

    Warsaw, November 17, 2014 “After a period of increased activity among developers in the medium-sized and smaller towns and cities, we are now witnessing the construction of new retail schemes in each of the major Polish agglomerations,” observes Colliers International in the report “Return of the big cities”. The total planned new supply will reach the level of 980,000 m² GLA by 2017.

  • Colliers to commercialize retail space at Galeria Tarnovia shopping centre

    Warsaw, November 18, 2014 - Colliers International commercializes retail space at the Galeria Tarnovia shopping centre in Tarnów (Southern Poland).

  • Colliers International and Advisory Group Test Human Resources analyzed the development of the modern business services sector in the Southern Poland

    Warsaw, November 6, 2014 – There are over 470 business service centres with foreign capital operating in Poland. They are owned by 325 investors and employ nearly 130,000 staff. This accounts for around 273 employees per one company and that figure is still growing.

  • Colliers to commercialize retail space at OVO Wrocław

    Warsaw, October 17, 2014 – Colliers International will commercialize retail space in a modern, multifunctional building under construction in Wrocław.

  • New tenants in Kolmet office building

    Warsaw, October 13, 2014 – Three new tenants have signed lease agreements at Kolmet office and warehouse building in the Wola district of Warsaw. Colliers International, representing Mosaic Property, the owner of the site, has acquired as tenants three companies: J.S. Hamilton Poland, Techem and Falck.

  • FirstService uestablishes new Colliers International operation in France

    Warsaw, October 10, 2014 – FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV) announced today that its subsidiary, Colliers International (“Colliers”) has acquired a controlling interest in AOS Group (“AOS”), one of Europe’s leading real estate and workplace consulting firms. Headquartered in Paris, France, AOS will immediately be rebranded as “Colliers International” throughout France, Belgium, Spain, Morocco, UK, Netherlands, and Switzerland. Gilles Betthaeuser, Founder and CEO of AOS Group, will retain the balance of the equity and will continue to lead operations. The acquisition provides Colliers with a significant new base of operations in France and Belgium and augments existing operations in the other markets noted above, by providing Colliers clients with enhanced service offerings in tenant representation, project management and workplace consulting. AOS currently generates approximately US$100 million in annual revenues. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

  • POLAND, what’s next? - Sustainable Investment Opportunities in Polish Regional Cities

    Conclusions from the first Pan-European debate on the influence of the outsourcing industry on the investment market. In recent years, investors looking for projects for their portfolios have become interested in office space in Poland. Prime office buildings in regional cities are an appealing option. They offer stable lease agreements and attractive yields.The business service sector drives the commercial real estate development in regional markets outside Warsaw. Poland is a major business service industry hub in Europe. Soon, the country could become the world leader in outsourcing of advanced processes. That will guarantee a long-term stable growth of this sector as well as a continued demand for modern office space in cities such as Krakow, Wroclaw and Katowice.

  • Colliers International represented Castle Carbery Properties in the sale of Cirrus Office Building

    Warsaw, October 2, 2014 - Castle Carbery Properties, on behalf of Mazovia Holdings II Sp.z o.o., has sold the Cirrus Office Building located in the Mokotów District of Warsaw, to a subsidiary of Adgar Investments & Development, a real estate investor traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.

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