The EcoPoint administrative office building in Košice is set to expand. The seat of IT, Hi-tech companies, medical labs and assisted reproduction facilities, will double its current rentable area, Trend Reality wrote.
The building was finished at the beginning of 2014 and is now fully occupied. Another two buildings are to be added to the current 5,000 square metres of rentable office space bringing the total area to 10,000 square metres. The construction works of the second phase will begin this May and new leaseholders should be moving in by 2018.
“Košice suffers from an acute deficiency of new and quality buildings which provide comfortable office working space. The EcoPoint building delivers this high quality and delivers it as a standard,” said Miroslav Cimerman, the consultant of CBRE Slovakia which manages the rental of the building, as reported by Trend Reality.
Other similar projects are planned for the business centre in the surroundings of the EcoPoint building but it stands apart from these because it is an ecological, sustainable building with low operating costs. It is the greenest administrative building in Slovakia with an LEED Gold certificate, according to the administrator of the building.
The complex stands at the entrance to Košice from the direction of Prešov and Michalovce, in the middle of two big housing estates: Dargovských hrdinov and Ťahanovce. The location of such a building near a city bypass is preferred by many countries in developed Europe, however it was still unknown in Košice,” said Miroslav Cimerman. Trend Reality informed that there will be a total of 400 parking places.
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The Konopná Residence Company plans to build a new residential complex in the locality of Prievoz in the Ružinov part of the capital. It should be finished by 2020.
The investment group, Proxenta, has presented the final view of its 13-floor tower block at Račianske mýto. The project, called the Proxenta Residence, includes offices and flats. Sales are due to start in September although advance sales will be available this summer. Construction started at the beginning of this year and should be completed by the end of 2018, Reality Etrend wrote.
Construction work along Kazanská street, the main road of the Podunajské Biskupice area of Bratislava city, is slowly nearing completion. The Valerián complex is under-going its final control checks a year after the Eco House project was finished. It comprises of two, eight-floor blocks of flats (sixty-four residences in total) connected by shops and underground garages, Reality Trend wrote.
Project work by 13 students from the Architecture Faculty at the Slovak Technical University of Bratislava has resulted in new visions and uses for the Miletička market area. http://www.fa.stuba.sk/sk/ustavy/ustav-urbanizmu-a-uzemneho-planovania/aktivity-a-aktuality-ustavu/nova-tvar-mileticky.html?page_id=6474
A new residential project is planned for the free estate on Paulínska street in the centre of Trnava. Two five-floor blocks will go up, covering an area of 2,400 square metres, Reality Trend wrote.
The popularity of cottages, holiday houses and apartments is again increasing in Slovakia. Typical buyers are small families with children who have settled down and older couples searching for free time activities, informed nehnutelnosti.sk portal.