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Nov

FOUR Frankfurt Receives DGNB Certificate for Dismantling

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly important topic not only in society, but also in the real estate industry. The German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB) has been awarding certificates for many years as one of various providers that are intended to confirm sustainable development in the real estate sector. As a rule, these green building certificates

What is a certification?

Climate change and scarcity of resources require architects and the construction industry to rethink their approach. This is why more and more “green buildings” are being built, which are developed under the guiding principle of sustainability. For decades there have been various certifications for evaluating the sustainability of building products and structures. The best-known green

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Oct

Architecture Competition for “Millennium Area” Started in Frankfurt

The real estate company CA Immo, in cooperation with the City of Frankfurt, has launched an architecture competition for the so-called “Millennium Area” in Frankfurt's European District. The aim of the competition is to develop a mixed-use building ensemble with two high-rise buildings and a perimeter block development with a total gross floor area of

Riverside Office Tower Wayv

In new Harbor of Offenbach, the office tower Wayv (former project name: MAIN GATE EAST) will be built from 2020 onwards. For further planning, project developer Eyemaxx Real Estate AG and OPG Offenbacher Projektentwicklungsgesellschaft mbH, a Stadtwerke Offenbach Group company, held an architecture competition in the early summer of 2019. In addition to the Eyemaxx

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Oct

Foundation stone laid for high-rise ONE

The Austrian project developer CA Immo today laid the foundation stone for the ONE skyscraper project near the MesseTurm. Together with representatives of the City of Frankfurt, the hotel lessee NH Hotel Group, the architects Meurer Generalplaner and the shell manufacturer Hochtief Building, the foundation stone was laid for the office and hotel tower ONE.

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Oct

Buyers found for the Global Tower

The asset manager HANSAINVEST Real Assets GmbH from Hamburg has now acquired a 50% stake in the Global Tower project development from GEG German Estate Group AG. Upon completion of the project in late summer 2020, she will acquire the building in full for one of her special funds. The entire project development, rental and

ONE

The high-rise project ONE (former project name: Tower One) is built at the border of the European Quarter. The design is from MEURER ARCHITEKTUR + STADTPLANUNG and the developer is CA Immo. The office building has on one hand a minimalist conciseness, similar to a classic brand logo, but it can also be expected to

Building Certification

In the real estate industry, certification systems are gaining increasing attention, whether the buildings are new or recent renovations. Global developments such as climate change, lack of resources and demographic changes have made sustainability more important in the construction sector. In order to promote these trends, a multitude of different certifications have been developed for