Somerset Capital Partners sells development Bleiswijk (The Netherlands) to Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate
January 7, 2021
Somerset Capital Partners announces that Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate acquired a 61,800 sqm E-Fulfilment Center situated in Bleiswijk, on 28 December 2020. The project is developed by Somerset Capital Partners in partnership with Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate. The site is fully let to a long-term lease tenant.
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Nikola Zorijan, Acquisition Manager at Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate: “Having added this development to our logistics real estate portfolio further strengthens our strategic growth in strong logistics locations. This new investment in the logistical heart of Europe with excellent multimodal connectivity is an ideal addition to our solid global real estate base.”
Somerset Capital Partners is specialized in the development of large scale logistics real estate projects combining quality with functionality. The logistics development at Bleiswijk Business Park is located within the economic heart of the Netherlands with excellent connectivity to public transport and centrally located between the Port of Rotterdam and Schiphol Airport. The building itself is fitted with frozen, chilled and ambient compartments will be certified as BREEAM ‘outstanding’, the highest sustainability standard.
Willem Bosman, project manager at Somerset Capital Partners “We are very pleased that Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate has decided to acquire this development.”
Somerset Capital Partners asked ASK Romein Bouw in September 2019 toaccelerate the delivery of this E-Fulfilment Center to December 2020 and to accept the design responsibility for the construction.
Marcel Michielsen, General Manager of ASK Romein Bouw: “Our answer was loud and clear: yes, of course. We specialize in the turnkey realisation of (mostly large-scale) business premises. As an organisation, we have all the in-house knowledge and facilities to bring projects to a successful conclusion, from advice and design to production and delivery. We have our own architects, concrete and steel constructors, BIM modellers, work planners, project managers and contractors who are all specialists in their field. In addition, we have an extensive after-sales department, so that we can follow up our customers even after delivery and, where necessary, take certain matters off their hands.”
On this transaction, the advisers to Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate were Houthoff (legal), BBN (technical) and L’Etoile Properties (commercial). The advisers to Somerset Capital Partners were SOLID. Attorneys and Loyens & Loeff.