The state-of-the-art building, designed by B2AI architects, will consist of 54 high-quality rental apartments, ranging in size from 40 sqm to 136 sqm and equipped with terraces offering views of the surrounding green areas. In a separate wing, Colonies, a pioneer in coliving in Europe, will operate a coliving scheme consisting of 60 rooms across 7 large apartments. Colonies was involved in the design of the project from the very beginning. Coliving tenants will be able to enjoy common areas that will include a social lounge, cinema, gym and coworking space.
About ION Residential Platform
ION Residential Platform is a strategic partnership between one of the leading Belgian real estate developers, ION, and the institutional asset managers CBRE Investment Management and Bouwinvest Real Estate Investors. Together, we invest in affordable, qualitative and sustainable rental housing in key urban areas across Belgium.
About Eaglestone Belgium
Created in 2012, Eaglestone Belgium is the first subsidiary of the Eaglestone Group. Located in Brussels, the Belgian entity currently manages a portfolio of 24 ongoing projects, covering 240.000 m² in construction and development. The group also operates in Luxembourg and France as part of its European diversification strategy. Specializing in residential, office, hotel, co-living, and student housing segments, the group is dedicated to creating living and working environments. Eaglestone Group implements an ESG strategy that aligns with its responsible business practices, including a strong environmental approach focused on achieving carbon neutrality and obtaining international certifications for occupant well-being and comfort.
Founded in 2017 by François Roth, Alexandre Martin and Amaury Courbon, Colonies, a pioneer of coliving in Europe and operator of innovative housing, creates and manages living spaces. Colonies reinvents the living experience in major cities thanks to several forms of fully-equipped, furnished rentals (coliving, apartment-sharing and individual housing), to a range of services included (water, electricity, heating, cleaning, broadband internet, etc.) and to a 100% online booking process.
Since its creation, Colonies has been working to build the first housing platform enabling renowned investors (Ares Management, LBO France, CDC Habitat, In'li, etc.) to deploy real estate capital simply and massively. Colonies will source, design, renovate, furnish and operate any residential asset on their behalf, as part of a high-impact approach.
To date, Colonies offers more than 2,000 apartments and houses in Paris, Lille, Bordeaux, Marseille, Nantes, Fontainebleau, Brussels and Berlin. The Paris-based team employs 80 people. More information on livecolonies.com