One United Properties stands as the leading green investor and developer of residential, mixed-use, commercial, and office real estate in Bucharest, Romania. Upholding a steadfast commitment to safe, energy-efficient, sustainable, and healthy building practices, the company has received numerous awards and recognitions for its exceptional performance in sustainability, energy efficiency, and wellness. The distinguished ONE brand is synonymous with quality, design, community, sustainability, and highly desirable locations.
Established in 2007 by Victor Capitanu and Andrei Diaconescu, One United Properties rapidly emerged as the leading force in mixed-use development in Romania. The company's purpose is to create thriving, sustainable communities by developing state-of-the-art, energy-efficient buildings and to drive enduring value growth for our stakeholders.
One United Properties has revitalized neglected city areas into dynamic communities, introducing cutting-edge real estate trends to the local market. The company's premium residential developments, including exclusive communities like One Peninsula, large-scale high-rise projects like One Verdi Park, and mixed-use developments like One Floreasca City and One Cotroceni Park, have earned a reputation for excellence.
With an expanding portfolio of residential units available for sale and pre-sale in 2023, One United Properties is broadening its residential offerings, catering to medium, medium-high, and high-end segments. Its latest projects, including One Lake District, One Lake Club, One High District, One Floreasca Towers, and One North Lofts, are projected to generate substantial sales in 2023.
One United Properties ventured into the office market in 2017 and the commercial market in 2022. The office portfolio boasts a gross leasable area of 138,000 sqm, while the total commercial rental portfolio has a GLA of over 180,000 sqm. The company also focuses on restoring historical landmarks, planning to invest a minimum of 70 million euros in the urban regeneration of abandoned historical landmarks in Bucharest in 2022-2023. It owns approximately 40,000 sqm of buildings for restoration and further development, including One Plaza Athénée, One Downtown, One Gallery, and One Athénée. The company also plans to construct a new 5-star lifestyle hotel, One Plaza Athénée, in downtown Bucharest.
All ONE developments hold superior certifications in sustainability, energy efficiency, and wellness, and the company has received numerous international and local awards. It is the first real estate developer in Romania to be awarded the “Best Sustainable Residential Development in the World” at the International Property Awards 2019-2020. Furthermore, One United Properties is a member of the Romanian Green Building Council (RoGBC), advocating for environmental responsibility and energy efficiency.
All residential developments of One United Properties are "Green Homes" certified by the RoBGC, while all office developments hold WELL Health and Safety certifications, which emphasize employee wellbeing. In 2021, One United Properties pledged that all new office developments would meet LEED Zero Carbon standards.
Following a successful IPO in July 2021, One United Properties is a publicly traded company, listed on the Main Market of the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB: ONE) and featured in prominent global and local indices, such as BET, STOXX, and FTSE, including the FTSE Russell Global All-Cap index, which tracks the most liquid shares worldwide, and the FTSE EPRA Nareit EMEA Emerging index, monitoring the performance of real estate sector companies in emerging markets. Its shares were incorporated into the ROTX index by the Vienna Stock Exchange in March 2023, further enhancing the company's visibility and liquidity. One United Properties consistently ranks among the top 10 most traded issuers on the Romanian stock market, reflecting its emphasis on liquidity, analyst coverage, and consistent results.
One United Properties has undergone five capital increases, utilizing equity financing for its development. Between 2021 and 2022, it raised over 100 million euros through an IPO and SPO with Bucharest Stock Exchange investors. The company's ONE shares achieved 1 billion lei in transactions within just 20 months of being listed on BVB.
One United Properties has a strategic partnership with the multi-award-winning interior design company Lemon Interior Design. The developer also boasts an architecture studio and holds engineering capabilities through X Architecture & Engineering, a recipient of the International Property Awards. The company is a member of the United Nations Global Compact, Romania Green Building Council, Association of Real Estate Investors, and AmCham.
Dedicated to promoting sustainable development and growth, One United Properties is committed to creating communities that cater to the needs of their residents and the environment.