Investors want warehouses!

A very interesting article summarizing trends in this market as well as the position of Poland.

Below is our summary:

  • Logistics real estate, warehouses as well as urban logistics facilities are the most popular among investors (EUR 500 billion + AUM).
  • 90% of respondents indicate that an element of their investment strategy is based on energy and ecological efficiency (BREEAM or LEED certification).
  • Poland is a very artactive market due to the fact that the costs of rent, energy and labor are the lowest in Europe (34% lower than in Czech Republic and 62% lower than in Germany).
  • 25%, this is the average increase in rents in 2022 in Poland. From EUR 3.40 to EUR 5.50/sqm/month for big-box schemes and from EUR 5.00 to EUR 6.50/sqm/month for City Logistics/SBU projects.