Commercial Real Estate

We offer tailored financing solutions for real estate in Central Europe.

Erste Group Commercial Real Estate is the specialist for real estate financing and project development.

Erste Group Commercial Real Estate focuses its services on a wide variety of financing solutions as well as for real estate project development and real estate projects. Between 2011 and 2016, Erste Group signed new real estate financing deals in the amount of more than EUR 8 bn. The total financing portfolio of Real Estate projects amounts to more than EUR 11 bn.

Strategic positioning

1. Business approach
Full range of financing solutions and services across the entire real estate value chain offered in a “one-stop-shop”: lending, investment, as well as project development, construction services, and asset management.

2. Geographical approach
Extensive network across Central, Eastern and South- Eastern Europe.

3. Client approach
Business clients – from SMEs to major corporations, as well as specialised project developers, real estate investors, municipalities, and other public institutions – are served by one central partner.

Product offering

Real estate financing
Senior & junior lending, operating & finance leases (AT), sale & lease back transactions (AT)

Real estate investment
Investment funds, business participations, direct investments, subordinated debt

Real estate development and construction services
Project management, general planner/contractor services, supervision, appraisal and technical due diligence

Real Estate Asset Management
Strategic real estate management of various asset classes, project and portfolio steering & advisory service, coordination of real estate agents & facility management


Please find below some reference projects:

City Gate, Bucharest, Romania
Class A office space, 48,000 m2, two 18-story buildings, financed by Erste Group

“From Belgrade to Bucharest – Erste Group is a financing partner where we need them.”
Yovav Carmi, Board Member GTC Globe Trade Centre

© AFI Europe

AFI Palace Cotroceni, Bucharest, Romania
Shopping centre, 80,600 m 2, 350 shops, financed by Erste Group. 

”We benefit from a financier that has extensive knowledge of the entire CEE market.“
David Hay, CEO AFI Europe Romania

Viertel Zwei, Vienna, Austria
Multi-purpose properties, 40,000 m 2 office buildings, hotel, apartment buildings. Erste Group services: Financing/Construction Services

 „Anyone developing an entire town district needs vision, creativity and perseverance – and an experienced and strong financing partner.“
Michael Griesmayr, IC Projektentwicklung


© IC Projektentwicklung

Further information

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Showcases & Projects 2019/2020

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