MEC is successfully continuing its growth strategy. As of October 1st, 2020, the German market leader for retail parks takes over ten retail properties of HanseMerkur Grundvermögen AG in Bavaria. The total rental space of this "Bavaria portfolio" amounts to just under 60,000m².
Market leader for retail parks further expands its portfolio
Restructuring lays foundation for further growth
Strong growth in the management of small retail parks
MEC is repositioning itself to manage its current and future growth even more efficiently.
MEC is further expanding its position as national market leader for retail parks. Its latest customer is the investment company CORESTATE Capital Investors (Europe), based in Frankfurt am Main and represented in eleven countries.
In an independent study conducted by the test magazine TESTBILD and the statistics portal Statista, six MEC retail parks received the coveted award „Die Besten der Stadt 2020“ ("The Best of the City 2020"). The award is based on about 90,000 customer ratings of shopping locations in 40 major German cities. It is intended to serve consumers as a reliable and transparent guide in their search for the best retailers in a region.
Die MEC METRO-ECE Centermanagement GmbH & Co. KG besetzt die Position des Head of Technical Property Management (TPM) ab sofort mit Sven Schneeweiß. Er übernimmt die Leitung des Bereichs von Sebastian Kienert, CFO, der diesen zuletzt ad interim geführt hatte.
As of 1 January 2020, MEC has taken over the management of SchwabenGalerie Stuttgart. The property is located in Stuttgart's Vaihingen district and has a total rental space of almost 42,000 square meters.
Eleven new Nuveen property management locations
MEC starts the new year with a mandate for eleven new property management locations. These are properties of two real estate funds of the German retail platform of Nuveen Real Estate, one of the largest real estate investment managers in the world.
New and re-letting of 71,000m² in 2019
MEC METRO-ECE Centermanagement GmbH & Co. KG looks back on a successful leasing year 2019. In total, new and follow-up leases with a total area of 71,000m² were concluded in the past year.
Property management for an area of 40,000 square meters
Die MEC METRO-ECE Centermanagement GmbH & Co. KG hat zum 1. Dezember 2019 für drei neue Standorte ein Property Management Mandat des Investment- und Assetmanagers KGAL erhalten. Dabei handelt es sich um drei überwiegend voll vermietete Handelsimmobilien in Waiblingen, Roth und Brackenheim.
As of December 16th, 2019, MEC METRO-ECE Centermanagement GmbH took over the complete management of Campus Center Lübeck. The contract comes from the real estate investor Nuveen Real Estate, which acquired the retail park with local supply character in 2019 for its German core retail platform. Jens Fischer, who has been managing various locations for MEC since 2011, will be responsible for the center manager of Campus Center Lübeck.