International Property Consultants King Sturge advised joint venture South Express on the sale to GLL Real Estate Partners of South Express A2. South Express A2 is an office building of more than 10,000 m² situated opposite Brussels' South Station, the international hub for Thalys and Eurostar trains.
The building has recently been completed and is soon to be occupied by SNCB, the Belgian Railways. With its elliptical metal roof, the design of South Express echoes railway stations of the 19th century and fits well in this up-and-coming office district around the South Station.
GLL Real Estate Partners (GLL) was founded in 2000 as a real estate investor and is owned jointly by Assicurazioni Generali (Italy) and the management of the firm. GLL initiates, structures and manages open and closed funds on behalf of institutional investors. GLL currently manages 7 funds for a total of