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VIB Vermögen AG: Joint Venture VIB/WDP rents out 46.000 sqm in Gelsenkirchen

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DGAP-News: VIB Vermögen AG / Key word(s): Real Estate
16.12.2021 / 07:30
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Corporate News

Joint Venture VIB/WDP rents out 46.000 sqm in Gelsenkirchen

Neuburg/Donau, December 16, 2021 - WVI, the joint venture of VIB Vermögen AG and WDP, a Belgian logistics real estate company, has fully rented out its own development on the site in Gelsenkirchen on a long-term basis.

The property, which is still partly under development, will be used by two internationally established companies to house their logistics centres. Construction of the approximately 46,000 sqm state-of-the-art facility began in early 2021 and is WVI's first construction project following the acquisition of the Bottrop multi-tenant site in autumn 2020.

The first construction phase with an area of 20,000 sqm was completed on December 1, 2021 and has already been handed over to the tenant, a global logistics company. The second construction phase is currently under development and is scheduled for completion by mid-2022. The company has also signed a lease with a German wholesaler and distributor of high-quality cat and dog snacks for this property, which has 26,000 sqm of lettable space, prior to completion.

Professional expansion ready for growth
WVI's future ambitions will be supported by the hiring of a dedicated Business Development Manager, who will be responsible for the development and growth of the Joint Venture. The Business Development Manager will operate from a newly installed WVI office based in North Rhine-Westphalia.

"We are very pleased with the pre-letting of the joint venture's first project development, which underlines the importance of North Rhine-Westphalia as a leading logistics location."

Martin Pfandzelter - CEO, VIB Vermögen AG

"In addition to the acquisition in Bottrop, WVI can now expand its real estate portfolio with a brand new, fully pre-let logistics location. We are convinced of the prospering dynamics on the German logistics real estate market and look forward to serving additional clients in the future."

Joost Uwents - CEO, WDP

Contact

Investor Relations:

VIB Vermögen AG
Petra Riechert Tel. : + 49 (0)8431 9077-952
Tilly Park 1 Fax: + 49 (0)8431 9077-929
86633 Neuburg/Danube E-mail: petra.riechert@vib-ag.de

Profile of the VIB Vermögen AG

VIB Vermögen AG is a medium-sized company that specializes in holding commercial real
estate and has been operating successfully for more than 25 years. The focus is on properties in the logistics/light industry and retail sectors in the economically strong southern German
region. VIB's shares have been listed on the Munich (m:access) and Frankfurt (Open Market) stock exchanges since 2005.

VIB's business model is based on a "develop-or-buy-and-hold" strategy: On the one hand, VIB acquires properties that have already been let, and on the other hand, it develops new properties from the ground up in order to incorporate these permanently into its own portfolio and to
generate rental income from them. In addition, VIB holds interests in companies with real estate assets.


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Language:

English

Company:

VIB Vermögen AG

Tilly-Park 1

86633 Neuburg/Donau

Germany

Phone:

+49 (0)8431 / 9077 952

Fax:

+49 (0)8431 / 9077 973

E-mail:

petra.riechert@vib-ag.de

Internet:

www.vib-ag.de

ISIN:

DE000A2YPDD0

WKN:

A2YPDD

Listed:

Regulated Unofficial Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich (m:access), Stuttgart, Tradegate Exchange

EQS News ID:

1257868


 

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