HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Feyenoord Stadium

As 2018 comes to a close and the new year rolls in, HEKKTA brings you our property portal which has a look back at the year just gone, aswell as looking ahead to what lies in store for the architecture and property world. ___________________________________________________________________ OMA unveil their plans for a new stadium for Dutch football [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Feyenoord Stadium 2018-12-31T11:48:12+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Qatar 2022

This week's big news in the world of property & architecture is the unveiling of the main stadium for the Qatar 2022 Football World Cup - the Lusail Stadium. _______________________________________________________________________ Qatar have released new designs and visuals for the main stadium of the controversial 2022 Football World Cup in Qatar. The 80,000 capacity Lasail Stadium [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Qatar 2022 2018-12-17T12:22:07+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hong Kong

HEKKTA go east this week to have a look at what is going on in Hong Kong property, as well a handy summary of the news from the rest of the world. _____________________________________________________________________________ A vast arts complex in Hong Kong has been created out of the city's former main police station, central magistracy, and prison, established by [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hong Kong 2018-12-11T09:55:30+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – House of the Year

The big hitting headlines of the last week included the revealing of the RIBA House of The Year 2018, the government's announcement to appoint a new head of UK architecture and also criticism towards Foster + Partners' new skyscraper The Tulip. _________________________________________________________________________ Putting simple sustainability at the heart of this year's awards, the winner of [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – House of the Year 2018-12-03T09:17:22+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Genoa Bridge Collapse

Property & architecture headlines this week were dominated by the bridge collapse in the Italian city of Genoa, which claimed 43 lives and has triggered a whole investigation into the safety of other bridges in the country. Other news stories include New Zealand's ban on foreign property ownership and an increasing situation in the Hong [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Genoa Bridge Collapse 2018-08-20T07:29:30+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Venice Architecture Biennale

The Venice Architecture Biennale kicked off this week, so we take a look at the highlights so far - aswell as bringing you the latest news in the world of property & architecture. ______________________________________________________________ Patrik Schumacher has launched an attack on the curators of the national pavilions at this year's Venice Architecture Biennale, which he claims [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Venice Architecture Biennale 2018-06-04T07:26:21+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Skyscraper Projects

A series of new skyscraper projects have been announced this week by some big architecture firms around the globe, aswell as some landmark developments nearing completion. There are also a flurry of huge development schemes set for construction around the UK. Architecture firm Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill have announced their plans to build Chicago's second [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Skyscraper Projects 2018-04-30T12:15:31+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Robots!

In this week's property portal we look at how robots and digital construction is proving it's place in architecture and design, as well as rounding up all of the most important news stories from around the globe. Robots could well be the future of timber construction as researchers at ETH Zurich have pioneered a new [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Robots! 2018-04-23T08:21:58+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Carillion Collapse

The news surrounding the property world right now is the collapse of Carillion. The construction giant's financial troubles eventually overwhelmed it - we look into how this happened and what it will mean for the property market. We also sum up all the exciting headlines elsewhere in property news. A mounting £1.5bn debt has forced [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Carillion Collapse 2018-01-26T11:03:46+00:00