Belgrade Waterfront breaks ground on ‘BW Residences’
Belgrade, Serbia; September 27, 2015: Construction has begun on the first two residential buildings at Belgrade Waterfront, the master-planned community situated along the Sava River in Belgrade. A ground-breaking ceremony to mark the occasion was attended by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić and Eagle Hills board member Mohamed Alabbar.
“This innovative project is the first step in defining our vision for the future and defining Serbia’s path towards progress and development, becoming a modern-day country. The Belgrade Waterfront project will not only revitalize Belgrade, but it will also help our city take its place as an attractive investment destination and put it on the map as one of the leading regional cities,” the Serbian Prime Minister said at the ground-breaking ceremony.
BW Residences, the first phase of residential apartments in Belgrade Waterfront, will feature two towers overlooking the Sava River and the recently completed Sava Promenade. The towers draw on the architectural heritage of Belgrade and will combine the area’s historic design in a modern development.
To mark the completion of the Sava Promenade, a host of activities and events are taking place along the promenade until mid-October. Visitors and residents can enjoy an extensive entertainment programme starting September 27, including everything from fashion shows, a Lego exhibition, dance and acrobatic performances, arts and craft workshops, live concerts and DJs, various markets and a wide selection food trucks.
There will be plenty for the whole family to enjoy during this period with dedicated kids activities including; sports, playtivity and music workshops. Upon completion of Belgrade Waterfront, the Sava Promenade will boast many family-friendly attractions including a floating water platform, children’s play area and an amphitheater below the Old Sava Bridge. In addition, the area will provide pedestrian spaces outdoors. The activities and events taking place provide a sneak peek of what life on the promenade will be like.
Nikola Nedeljkovic, Belgrade Waterfront General Manager, said: “Belgrade Waterfront brings a new development dynamic to our city. The various components have been designed with careful consideration to the local architectural heritage, while serving as growth catalysts for the economy.”
Set centrally within Belgrade Waterfront, BW Residences will offer one to four-bedroom apartments, with stunning views of the waterfront. Belgrade Waterfront, an integrated master-planned community, comprises commercial hubs, hotels, educational institutions, healthcare amenities as well as a 2 kilometre long public waterfront edge and parks featuring leisure attractions. Belgrade Waterfront will also feature a Cultural District and Historic Plaza, further making the city a cultural and artistic destination.
Sales of the residential units will begin on October 3, 2015 and will offer an exciting investment opportunity for both local residents and international investors.
About Belgrade Waterfront
Belgrade Waterfront is a spectacular new city hub situated along River Sava in Belgrade, Serbia. On a site area of approximately 1 million sqm, and a total construction area of 1.8 million sqm, Belgrade Waterfront is a modern city within the city, developed by Eagle Hills. It will feature world-class residences and offices, Belgrade Mall, hotels, educational institutions, modern healthcare amenities, as well as a 2 kilometre long public waterfront edge and public parks featuring leisure attractions.