Firm establishment in the premium city high street shops segment remains the objective.
As at 30 September 2016, 59% of the real estate portfolio consisted of premium city high street shops, 16% of high street shops and 25% of non-high street shops (retail parks and retail warehouse).
Occupancy rate as at 30 September 2016: 98% (98% as at 31 December 2015).
Increase in the fair value of the existing real estate portfolio by € 2 million in the first nine months of 2016.
The divestment in 2015 of 14 non-strategic retail properties results only in a slight decrease of the operating distributable result in the first nine months of 2016 to € 1,85 per share (€ 1,86 for the first nine months of 2015).
Limited debt ratio of 29% as at 30 September 2016.
Expected gross dividend for 2016 between € 2,44 and € 2,49 per share.
Registered office and operational activities are relocating to Generaal Lemanstraat 74, Antwerp.