Jardín Plaza Cúcuta will be the largest commercial center in the city with 43,000 m2 of GLA and the only open air. The construction works of the Jardín Plaza Cúcuta commercial center in Colombia, developed by Sonae Sierra and the Colombian company Central Control, were started on 3 November. The project has an investment of more than 52 million euros and will have 43,000 m2 of Gross Leasable Area (GLA), which will be built on a 12-hectare site, which allows future expansion of the project.
Although in a little mature phase, the student residences sector in Portugal is beginning to attract the attention of international investors. Uniplaces - Online Student Accommodation Platform and Worx Real Estate Consultant have teamed up to develop a study on the university residences market: "Study of Student Residences 2017". In 2015/16 only 33,097 international students came to Portugal to attend courses in higher education.
There are fewer cases of property liens in Portugal. By 2016, the number dropped to levels in 2011, the year the troika arrived. The improvement of the country's economic situation and the reduction of the unemployment rate help to explain this reduction. But Deco warns that there are houses seized by small debts, such as telecommunications bills.