This enables us to define industry standards, implement relevant innovations at an early stage and strengthen our own market position.
Arbeitsgemeinschaft Industriebau e. V. (AGI) (Industrial Construction Working Group) is the association of the construction and property departments of German commercial enterprises. Its members include product manufacturers in the area of industrial and commercial construction, planning offices and universities. METRO PROPERTIES’ Construction Management division is also represented here.
The Federal Chamber of German Architects (BAK) is an association of the 16 state chambers of architects in Germany. It represents the interests of approximately 124,600 architects towards politicians and the public at the national and international level. As a real estate company, METRO PROPERTIES is also one of its members.
METRO PROPERTIES represents its international shopping centres in Turkey and Poland at the ECSP European Council of Shopping Places.
Commitment at the highest level: METRO PROPERTIES supports the German Council of Shopping Centers (GCSC).
METRO PROPERTIES has also joined the European Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles (INREV).
Strong representation towards politicians, the public and media: as a member of the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK), METRO PROPERTIES is part of a strong community.
Many employees of METRO PROPERTIES are also members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). This independent institute is committed to maintaining high standards of performance and regulations in order to preserve land, property and buildings.
Award for an innovative development project which goes hand in hand with the needs of society: METRO PROPERTIES is a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and received the 2008 Award for Excellence for the Meydan Shopping Square.
Representation of regulatory and economic policy interests: as a member of the German Property Federation (ZIA), METRO PROPERTIES oversees measures to maintain and improve the economic, legal, political and fiscal environment of the real estate industry.