- At the end of 2010 was seen more activity on the real estate market, which was probably
related to a gradual recovery in the economy.
- During Q4 2010 was the market supplied by 22 236 sq m of office space. A total of
50,400 square meters were delivered to the market during 2010, which was the lowest
volume in history.
- The quarterly take-up reached approximately 60 000 sq m, particularly due to relocations
and renegotiations of companies Oracle, Deutsche Börse and Merck Sharp &
- Prime yields decreased during 2010 below 7,00 % to 6,90% by the end of the year.
Shopping centre ECMall in Zhongguancun Zone in Beijing, boasting a visiting rate of 16 000 customers per day, has already rented out almost 90 % of all premises. Clients include renowned companies such as Sephora, H&M, Nokia, Crocs, Calvin Klein, C&A or Golden Jaguar.
On Saturday, 26th September, from 12:00 am, the CITY Tower building in Prague’s Pankrac area will host the participants of Prague ’s RUN-UP race 2009. This unique competition, during which participants will run up the stairs of a building, will take place in CITY Tower for the second time.
ECM Group served as General Partner of the Hästens Sport&Business Golf Trophy 2009, a traditional golf tournament for sportsmen and business people, which took place on June 10th 2009 at the golf course in Mlada Boleslav.
On behalf of ECM Real Estate Investments, we are pleased to invite you to this year´s biggest celebration of tennis in the Czech Republic, the ECM Prague Open 2009, which we are delighted to be the Title Sponsor of.
On April 9th, ECM in cooperation with Nadační fond pro podporu zaměstnávání osob se zdravotním postižením (The Foundation to Support the Employment of People with Disabilities) organized an Easter Market in their City Tower and City Empiria buildings.
Co-operation with the non-profit sector is one of ECM´s long-term strategies.
As part of the St Nicholas celebrations organised by the Prague 4 municipality on December 4th, the company ECM distributed Christmas presents valued at CZK 30,000 to the several dozen kids who gathered in front of the DBK (Centre of Housing Culture) in the hope of seeing St Nicholas and the devil and to compete for the thousands of presents on offer