Building for the future with wood
Building for the future with wood
Living

Building for the future with wood

21. 04. 2021 by Michael Divé

Wood is becoming an increasingly important material in real estate construction – at BUWOG as well. We talk to project manager Steffen Keinert.

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RIVUS, or: what are the possibilities of neighbourhood development?
RIVUS, or: what are the possibilities of neighbourhood development?
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RIVUS, or: what are the possibilities of neighbourhood development?

26. 02. 2021 by Thassilo Hazod

With construction of the last section of RIVUS Vivere beginning at the start of February 2021, the large-scale RIVUS project is nearing completion. In the interest of sustainability, use of the existing space is optimal, from numerous playgrounds and green areas to underground garages, a swimming pool on one rooftop and a sports ground on another – reason enough to take a closer look at the quarter and its special features with head of project development at BUWOG, Michael Herbek.

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United in diversity – under the BUWOG brand
United in diversity – under the BUWOG brand
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United in diversity – under the BUWOG brand

12. 01. 2021 by Michael Divé

In April 2020, the takeover of Hessian project developer Bien-Ries was completed, and the integration is now moving along. As of January 2021, the Hanau-based company will be “rebranded”: Bien-Ries will become BUWOG. This means that new construction activity will be managed nationwide under the uniform brand name.

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Of delicatesse, cinematic art and residential culture: on the history of Rathausstraße 1
Of delicatesse, cinematic art and residential culture: on the history of Rathausstraße 1
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Of delicatesse, cinematic art and residential culture: on the history of Rathausstraße 1

19. 10. 2020 by Thassilo Hazod

Next year, BUWOG will celebrate its 70th anniversary – an occasion that will also provide an opportunity to take a look back at history. An important milestone in BUWOG’s biography was the construction of the new customer and administrative centre and the relocation to Rathausstraße 1. The new location – Rathausstraße 1 on the edge of the quadrangle where City Hall is – has an exciting piece of city history to tell that is worth looking back upon.

 

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Interview with Anne Lampen
Interview with Anne Lampen
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Interview with Anne Lampen

21. 04. 2020 by Michael Divé

Apartments of one to three rooms, barrier-free, from single apartments to homes for young families: architect Anne Lampen has designed a cross-generational ensemble: BUWOG Regattahof. We met up with the architect for a chat.

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New living space through urban consolidation: Building in courtyards
New living space through urban consolidation: Building in courtyards
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New living space through urban consolidation: Building in courtyards

28. 10. 2019 by Michael Divé

Berlin needs new living space. So far, so clear. But to prevent the loss of open green space in the process, urban consolidation is increasingly seen as an answer. A good example is the new construction project BUWOG XBERG LIVING in Berlin-Kreuzberg. Here a grey rear courtyard is gradually being turned into a green oasis.

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klimaaktiv pakt2020 already achieved everything in 2019
klimaaktiv pakt2020 already achieved everything in 2019
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klimaaktiv pakt2020 already achieved everything in 2019

14. 10. 2019 by Konstantin Gary

With enormous commitment, goal reached: the partners of the klimaaktiv pakt2020 have already achieved their jointly set targets a year ahead of schedule. This is encouraging because the extension of the pact to 2030 is already in planning.

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Festive opening of “A Home for Street Children” in Senegal
Festive opening of “A Home for Street Children” in Senegal
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Festive opening of “A Home for Street Children” in Senegal

14. 10. 2019 by Konstantin Gary

BUWOG has been supporting AMINA’s project “A Home for Street Children in Senegal” since 2014. The completion of the home was celebrated in April. That means as many as 150 children forced to live and/or beg on the street to live as a result of poverty will receive daily hot meals, medical care, literacy courses and vocational training.

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BUWOG creates residential diversity: new centre of Stellingen with a community building, retailers and social housing
BUWOG creates residential diversity: new centre of Stellingen with a community building, retailers and social housing
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BUWOG creates residential diversity: new centre of Stellingen with a community building, retailers and social housing

10. 05. 2019 by Michael Divé

In the northwest of Hamburg, the new centre of Stellingen is being built on an area of around seven hectares. For the construction sites E and F in a central location on Sportplatzring BUWOG is cooperating with social welfare organisations to create a supply of housing.

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