Hispania Activos Inmobiliarios, through its subsidiary Hispania Real SOCIMI, has acquired from IDL Group a portfolio consisting of four office buildings and two hotels, all of them located in Madrid.
The transaction has amounted to €42.15 million, fully disbursed with Hispania’s own funds.
The acquired office buildings are located in the surroundings of the A1 highway, in the north of Madrid, and have a gross leasable area of 14,547 square metres, plus 387 parking spaces.
All four buildings are of recent construction, have an average occupancy of 71% and are located within consolidated business complexes and areas with ample growth potential. The acquired assets are the Arcis Building and Talos Building -both situated in Las Tablas and nearby the new BBVA headquarters-, a building at Av. Bruselas, in Arroyo de la Vega, and a fourth one situated within the complex Poeta Rafael Morales, in San Sebastián de los Reyes.
Regarding the hotel portfolio, it includes the NH Pacífico, a 3* hotel with 62 rooms in Avda. Ciudad de Barcelona, and NH San Sebastián de los Reyes, a 3* hotel with 99 rooms and located within the Poeta Rafael Morales business complex. Both hotels are currently operated by NH Hoteles under long-term rental contracts.
According to Concha Osácar, Board Member of Hispania, “thanks to this acquisition, Hispania continues consolidating its presence within the office segment by investing in high-quality office buildings in the secondary business centre of Madrid as well as strengthening its hotel portfolio with two hotels operated by the renowned Spanish chain NH Hoteles”.
With this transaction, Hispania has already invested €262.8 million out of the €550 million raised in its IPO on March 14th, and is building a portfolio which already includes a gross leasable area of 84,307 sqm in office space -predominantly in Madrid and Barcelona-, 213 dwellings in Barcelona and 3 hotels, one of them in Marbella and the other two in Madrid.
Hispania es una sociedad de nueva creación que debutó en el mercado continuo español el 14 de marzo de 2014 y que cuenta con un capital inicial de 550 millones de euros. Hispania nace con el objetivo de aprovechar la oportunidad que actualmente presenta el mercado inmobiliario español, mediante la creación de un patrimonio de alta calidad, invirtiendo principalmente en los sectores residencial, hotelero y de oficinas.
Azora gestiona externamente Hispania a quien ha concedido exclusividad para todo su flujo de oportunidades de inversión en España, excepto para las referidas a alojamientos para estudiantes. Grupo Azora es una gestora independiente que comenzó su actividad en 2004 y que en la actualidad gestiona activos con un valor superior a los 3.000 millones de euros. Azora gestiona Hispania a través de su filial Azora Gestión S.G.I.I.C., S.A., sociedad regulada por la CNMV.