Multi Development was named twice by Europaproperty.com CEE Retail Real Estate Awards on shortlists for "Developer of the Year" and Multi Development's Forum Koszalin in Koszalin, Poland, was named for "Large Shopping Centre of the Year".
The judges' final results will be announced February 5, 2009 at the Intercontinental Warsaw Hotel, Poland.
More than 80,000 visitors attended the opening of Forum Koszalin, on 27 November 2008. By far it is the largest, commercial and service complex in the Western Pomerania region, with an investment value of 138 million, it has brought comprehensive new retail and leisure facilities to the city; catapulting Koszalin into the premier league of retailing with exciting new tenants and the city's first hypermarket.
Forum Koszalin comprises of over 55,000 m² retail on 2 floors with 1600 parking spaces across 12 hectares in Koszalin city. The new shopping destination is very welcoming with light filled spaces and a highly distinctive and iconic illuminated tower. Forum Koszalin fits perfectly into its surroundings, additionally it has attracted well-known Polish and European brands to Koszalin, many for the first time in Koszalin or the region.
Multi Development Poland Sp. z o.o., is the developer and Multi Investment is the investor, in cooperation with Atrium European Real Estate (former Meinl European Land Group). T+T Design, the in-house urban and architectural concept group of Multi Development, developed the concept design. The architectural and construction design was made by RKW Rhode Kellermann Wawrowsky Sp. z o.o. Commercial space rental was completed in cooperation with Jones Lang La Salle.