Real estate advisory company, Griffes announced its partnership with Portland Trust, a commercial property developer, to spearhead the leasing operations of J8 Office Park in Bucharest. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in the company’s growth, becoming the 8th building and a landmark property in Griffes portfolio.
J8 Office Park, located in a new vibrant business hub of North-West Bucharest, is the culmination of Portland Trust’s commitment to excellence. As the newest project developed by Portland Trust, J8 Office Park is a 46,000 sqm office development which redefines the prime office specification in Bucharest.
Currently, J8 Office Park hosts the Ubisoft headquarter in Bucharest with a total area of 23,000 sqm that brings together 1,800 employees. Also, Photon Energy, Topanel and Autonom have recently secured a combined total area of 1,500 sqm of office space, due to the great accessibility and connectivity of the building.
J8 Office Park is situated just one metro station north of the Expoziței/1 Mai area. The development includes two buildings with approximately 600 underground parking spaces. The large floor plates total over 3,000 sqm and offer a perfect blend of modern aesthetics and operational efficiency.
J8 Office Park goes beyond the traditional office space offerings by providing a diverse range of amenities. These include World Class gym, Medicover clinic, Stradale restaurant, Pain Plaisir bakery, Mega Image and Coffee Island, a generous ratio of electric car charging stations, secure bike racks, and employee locker rooms. The entire project is designed with sustainability in mind, receiving BREEAM Outstanding certification, and showcasing a deep commitment to environmental responsibility. J8 is WELL Health Safety rated ensuring the highest health and well-being standards in buildings.
This groundbreaking project introduces high-end features, including an advanced air conditioning system UVC air sterilization, medical grade ventilation and technical specifications designed for efficiency and the utmost safety and well-being of its occupants.
Griffes’ partnership with Portland Trust underscores its dedication to delivering exceptional real estate solutions and its desire to bring J8 Office Park to the forefront of Bucharest’s commercial real estate scene. Griffes will provide a complete suite of services designed to customize the commercial real estate strategy for the project, from design advice to leasing and proactive commercialization efforts and communication with the tenants and the community.
“We are thrilled to join forces with Portland Trust to showcase J8 Office Park as the next-generation office space for businesses seeking cutting-edge technology, and great amenities in a strategic location. Our commitment to providing top-tier real estate solutions aligns perfectly with Portland Trust’s vision for this project and the sector”, said Andreea Paun, Managing Partner of Griffes.
The Griffes-Portland Trust partnership promises to elevate J8 Office Park into a prominent symbol of innovation and excellence within Bucharest’s business community. Tenants can look forward to a dynamic and future-focused workplace that prioritizes well-being and productivity.
“As we embark on this journey with Griffes, we look to improving and adding to our tenant mix. This collaboration is founded on Griffes’ proven track record, making them the ideal partner for maximizing the potential of J8. We are excited to work with them in creating a thriving hub for businesses that reflects our shared vision of excellence,” said Florin Furdui, Country Manager of Portland Trust Romania.