Firm establishment in the premium city high street shops' segment remains the objective.
As at 31 March 2016, 58% of the real estate portfolio consists of premium city high street shops, 17% of high street shops and 25% of non-high street shops (retail parks and retail warehouses).
Realisation of 3 rental transactions, including 2 in premium city high street shops, representing about 2% of the total annual rental income, resulting in an average rent increase of 7%.
Occupancy rate as at 31 March 2016: 98% (98% as at 31 December 2015).
Increase in the fair value of the existing real estate portfolio by € 1 million in the first quarter of 2016.
Decrease of the operating distributable result in the first quarter of 2016 to € 0,56 per share (€ 0,64 for the first quarter of 2015) mainly due to the divestment in 2015 of 14 non-strategic retail properties.
Limited debt ratio of 27% as at 31 March 2016.
Vastned Retail Belgium to get dedicated management.
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