Techland, a major independent Polish video games developer and publisher, has decided to extend a 900 sqm office space lease agreement in the Gdański Business Center complex in Warsaw. An investment offering over 100,000 sqm of the commercial area is part of the Savills Investment Management portfolio. AXI IMMO advised the lessee.
Techland is a renowned independent game developer, distributor, and global publisher for all leading platforms, including PC, Sony PlayStation, the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X. Founded in 1991 in Poland company employs over 400 professionals across three offices in Ostrów Wielkopolski, Warsaw and Wrocław. Techland is best known for the original Dead Island, the Call of Juarez or Dying Light series, which are loved by millions of players around the world.
“Techland has chosen one of the key public transport points in Warsaw for its office. The vicinity of Dworzec Gdański provides access to all means of public transport. There are tram and bus stops near the Gdański Business Center complex, a long-distance train allowing easy access for employees living outside the Warsaw agglomeration, and the Dworzec Gdański metro station. Adding to this the green surroundings of buildings and a wide range of nearby services, we get ideal working conditions,” comments Emil Chwieduk, Senior Negotiator in the Office Agency, AXI IMMO.
Apart from the office space, Gdański Business Center also features restaurants, cafes, beauty salons, a kindergarten, medical centre, Zdrofit fitness club and public courtyard with greenery and structural landscaping. The tenants of the complex may also use terraces located on the upper floors of the buildings. The underground storeys of the investment have in turn been designed as a garage offering 1,379 underground parking spaces and 76 above-ground parking spaces as well as infrastructure for cyclists with 416 bicycle racks, changing rooms and showers.
Gdański Business Center is located right next to the Dworzec Gdański subway station and Warszawa Dworzec Gdański railway station. Near the complex there are also several bus and tram stops and city bike rental points, which guarantees excellent transport opportunities to other districts of Warsaw.
Awarded a BREEAM Excellent environmental certificate, the investment was purchased by Savills Investment Management on behalf of a global pension fund.