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The pandemic gave us the opportunity to capitalise on our expertise
In Belgium, as in all countries around the world, the Covid-19 crisis presented a twofold challenge: How can we guarantee people's safety while supporting the economy and enabling business to continue? When the pandemic led to the partial or complete closure of buildings, this was a crucial issue for our customers. In fact, Property Management became the primary rallying point for investors, tenants and owners.
"Hotel property management is a specialist job"
The management department of BNP Paribas Real Estate, the market leader, has been working hard behind the scenes in recent years to set up a standalone service for the hotel sector. It has created a department in Belgium that manages not only hotels in our country, but also in Germany, the Netherlands and France.
Interview with Olivier De Greef, BNP Paribas Real Estate, from Expertisenews, April 2nd 2021
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"Developers: block sales are becoming more attractive!"
As Belgians are increasingly choosing to rent their main residence or flat, residential real estate is gaining in popularity among institutional investors. Opinion piece by Grégoire De Montpellier, Directeur Advisory at BNP Paribas Real Estate Belgique.
« Headquarters will be more important than ever in the future »
The health crisis has sped up the transformations, which were already happening and confirmed new trends. Faced with the propagation of the virus, we had to ask ourselves many questions; in particular, about the perception of our living space, our methods of consumption and in turn, our way of approaching work. Opinion piece by Kevin Cardona, Chief Innovation Officer BNP Paribas Real Estate.