- GTC has signed a binding lease agreement with Empik Media & Fashion
- Empik and Smyk will open their shops in Galeria Północna and Galeria Wilanów
Globe Trade Centre S.A. (GTC), one of the leading commercial real estate companies in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe, has signed lease contracts with Empik Media & Fashion group. As a result, Empik and Smyk will open their shops in Galeria Północna (being currently under construction) and Galeria Wilanów in Warsaw, the construction of which will start soon.
Empik decided to lease 460 sq. meters in Galeria Północna and 520 sq. meters in Galeria Wilanów, while Smyk will lease 730 sq. meters in Galeria Północna and 700 sq. meters in Galeria Wilanów.
“The fact that such a significant player opted to be present in both of our galleries is highly appreciated. I am convinced that in both galleries, Empik and Smyk will contribute to creating an attractive customer offer of tenants. We attach great importance to providing our customers with the best trade offer, and presence of both brands belonging to the company EMPIK Media & Fashion plays a key role in this” – said Justyna Markiewicz, Retail Leasing Director, GTC.
“At the same time, we are talking to other key tenants interested in hiring space at both GTC galleries” – added Justyna Markiewicz.
Advisor of GTC in negotiations with Empik Media & Fashion was an international company JLL.
ABOUT GALERIA PÓŁNOCNA
Galeria Północna has already attracted renowned tenants, including Cinema City, LPP Group, Carrefour, H&M, and many more. Designed by the renowned APA Wojciechowski and Tzur Architects studios, the project will offer approximately 64,000 sq m of leasable space, while the customers will be provided with ca. 2,000 parking spaces. Galeria Północna will feature numerous leisure solutions, including a publicly accessible rooftop garden, walking paths and a playground. In order to confirm Galeria Północna’s status as one of the greenest buildings in its class in Poland, GTC plans to obtain LEED Gold certification for the investment. The opening is planned for Q2 2017.
ABOUT GALERIA WILANÓW
Galeria Wilanów will be the very first major new generation shopping center located in Southern Warsaw. Designed by the renowned APA Wojciechowski and Moshe Tzur Architects, the gallery is planned to provide maximum openness. The environment-friendly project features leisure areas and playgrounds. Leasable area will equal 61,000 sq. meters including 250 stores and service points. Customers will be able to make use of 2.200 parking slots in underground and roof parking. Galeria Wilanów has already attracted a number of renowned tenants, including Cinema City, Carrefour, H&M, the LPP Group and many more. Currently Galeria Wilanów investor is waiting to obtain a building permit.