MILESTONES

2018

January

January

  • 100% occupancy of multi-client building Condesa de Venadito 1, after signing rental contract for 1,700 m² with UniversalPay.

February

February

  • Renewal until 2021 of AENOR triple certification for the Integrated Management System for Quality, Environment and Health and Safety in the Workplace.

March

March

  • Financing of building Manuel Cortina 2 for €38m.
  • Launch of the Gmp Smart app.

April

April

  • Completion of construction work on Oxxeo building. 
  • Completion of renovation work on top five floors of the building Castellana 81. 
  • Refinancing the building Castellana 77 for €68m, with significantly reduced margin and extended deadline. First green loan for a REIT in Spain. 
  • Castellana 81 named “Best Renovation 2017” in AEO awards. 

May

May

  • Signing rental contact for 4,200 m² with Grant Thornton in the building Castellana 81.
  • WELL Gold Certification awarded to Castellana 81: first WELL office building in Spain and fifth WELL Gold Core & Shell in Europe.
  • Castellana 81 named “Best Non-Residential Property Project” in the ASPRIMA-SIMA awards.

June

June

  • Five-star DIGA Certification (Hallmark of Level of Accessibility) for Oxxeo building. 

July

July

  • Completion of renovation and refurbishment of Manuel Cortina 2 building. 100% occupancy after the arrival of Patrimonio del Estado. 
  • Signing rental contract for 9,400 m² with Capgemini at the Oxxeo building. 
  • Signing a rental contract for 4,600 m² with WeWork at the Castellana 77 building, reaching 100% occupancy. 
  • Renewing rental contract for 6,000 m² with EDP at the Parque Norte business park. 
  • Extending the scope of the property development joint venture set up in 2016 at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club.

September

September

  • Recognition for Gmp with the “EPRA Best Practices Silver Award” rewarding excellence and transparency in financial communication.
  • LEED Platinum Certification for the Oxxeo building in the Core & Shell category.
  • Sponsorship of exhibition to mark the centenary of the birth of Francisco Javier Sáenz de Oíza, the architect of Castellana 81 building.
  • Approval of a new technological resources policy aligned to the GDPR requirements.
  • Las Colinas Golf & Country Club ranked in 33rd position in the Top 100 Golf Resorts in Europe, by the British publication Golf World.
  • Work starts on Las Colinas Sports & Health Club, new leisure and sports amenities.

October

October

  • Work starts on ARQBÓREA, a new office project in Las Tablas.
  • Castellana 81 awarded “2018 COAM Prize” by the Madrid Institute of Architects.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Committee set up.
  • Las Colinas Golf & Country Club wins award in “Residential Development Spain” category at the European Property Awards 2018-2019.

November

November

  • Finalist in the category “Most Innovative Company in Compliance” at the 2018 Expansion Compliance Awards.

December

December

  • Refinancing of the corporate tranche of the syndicated loan, €185m, with repayment period extended for two years, reduced margin and elimination of partial amortization schedule.
  • Recognition for Las Colinas Golf & Country Club as “World´s Leading Golf & Villa Resort” in the World Travel Awards.