| DOĞUŞ REAL ESTATE
By analyzing market expectations, regional characteristics, customer needs
and demands comprehensively, Doğuş Real Estate provides maximum
benefit through its investments in a wide range of portfolios including office
projects, commercial centers, hotels, wellness centers and hospitals.
Doğuş Real Estate Investment and Management Company,
whose shares are 100% held by Doğuş Group, was founded
in 2006. Since its foundation, its goal has been to be the
most valuable company in the sector without sacrificing
trust, respectability, honesty or the high quality of service
from its expert staff in real estate development, construction
management, sales and marketing fields.
The fact that Turkey is one of the countries that reached the
highest level of growth during 2010-2011 among the countries
of OECD and G20, affected investor demand in a positive
way. Doğuş Real Estate is closely monitoring the dynamics
of the real estate sector throughout Turkey and proceeding to
develop projects which include commercial buildings as well as
hospitals, wellness centers and logistics facilities by utilizing the
large real estate portfolio owned and invested by Doğuş Group.
Doğuş Real Estate, which holds 16 assets all over Turkey
today, continues its work with great care in order to make the
best use of these assets.
Focusing on unconditional customer satisfaction,
Reflecting the Doğuş identity and different points of views
in all of its projects,
Creating places that provide high standards of living,
Becoming the most valuable and respected company in the
Fulfilling the responsibilities of current and future
Maintaining high-quality service,
Providing permanent institutional competitive advantages,
Keeping team work at the forefront.
Gebze Center Shopping Mall
Realized entirely of investment by Doğuş Gayrimenkul, Gebze
Center Shopping Mall center opened on 3 September 2010 and
continues to add value to the region and the vicinity, both from
the point of economy and socially life.
Gebze Center Shopping Mall continued its 2011 growth in
number of visitors and revenue into 2012. During the year, 9
million visitors were served and a 21% increase in Shopping
Center general revenue was obtained. Additionally, it
increased its quality by adding national retail brands. Important
in this success are the facts that the project was realized at
the right time and location and has a strong store mix. Beside
its financial success, Gebze Center supports the development
of social life in Gebze and adds value to the region.
Gebze Center has 127 stores located on an area of
59,000 m², and is close to 99% occupancy rate. There is a
continuing demand for renting kiosks and stores in the mall.
As required by the marketing strategy, events held in 2012
were planned to create loyal customers. In this respect, many
activities were realized which pleased retailers as well as
customers and increased their revenues.
Events which add value to Gebze Center and help to promote
the brand also continued during the year. The world famous
Atlantis Circus, 3rd Gebze Book Days event, and the Sea
Life interactive exhibition realized with the participation of
TUDAV experts are among the main events. Additionally,
the number of visitors to the Kral FM/TV Studio, where live
broadcasts are realized each week with famous artists, was
maintained and continued to be a center of distinction.
In addition to all these projects, the Center puts its name
on many various social responsibility projects. Various
events were prepared, especially for disabled persons,
and informative campaigns were launched to increase the
awareness on the environmental concerns.
Gebze Center aims to bring together well-known national and
international brands under the same roof. TESCO-KİPA (10,500
m²) as hypermarket, KOÇTAŞ (7,600 m²) as DIY, and TEKNOSA
(2,800 m²) as electronic market are included. Gebze Center
continues to offer variety in shopping to its visitors with a wide
product range from more than 120 stores including apparel,
food, souvenir items, household utilities, furniture, stationary,
jewelry, cosmetics, white goods, and textiles.
Ayazağa Doğuş Group Office Building Renovation Project
Renovation of a 12,147 m² existing building on land of 6,880
m² in Ayazağa, İstanbul, which began in December 2011, was
completed in December 2012.
D-Hotel Maris Renovation Project
Project Management Service, given to D-Hotel Maris to
renovate 200 rooms on land of 156,000 m² , began in March
2011 and was completed in March 2012.
D-Life Ulus Project
The D-Life Healthy Living and Detox Center project,
comprising 1,500 m² of enclosed area and 560 m² of outdoor
area in Ulus, İstanbul, was completed in April 2011.
Nusr-Et Etiler Renovation Project
Renovation of the restaurant which occupies 550 m² of
enclosed area in Etiler, İstanbul, was completed in June 2012.
Grand Hyatt Hotel Restaurant Renovation Project
Renovation of the main restaurant in the Grand Hyatt Hotel in
Taksim, İstanbul started in October 2011 and was completed
in May 2012.
D.ream Ortaköy Office Building
Renovation of D.reams office building in Ortaköy, İstanbul
was completed in February 2012.
Doğuş Holding Dubai Office
Interior decoration of the office which occupies 2,000 m² of
enclosed area in Dubai, was completed in December 2012.
Maslak Office Building Project
The project is in Maslak, İstanbul and occupies 45,717 m²
of closed area on 4,725 m² of land. Project development
works have now been completed. Project management and
construction began in November 2012.
Doğuş Center Etiler Building Renovation Project
Project development and management works of the trade
complex occupying 9,000 m² began in January 2012 and are
planned to be completed in the first quarter of 2014.
D-Hotel Bodrum Project
The project development and management works of D-Hotel
Bodrum occupying 8,200 m² on 11,250 m² of land in Bodrum,
Muğla, began in December 2011 and are planned to be
completed in the last quarter of 2013.
The future plan of Doğuş Real Estate is to increase
investments in the market and provide maximum customer
satisfaction in project development and management service
Doğuş Real Estate aims to complete projects effectively in
order to get the highest performance in terms of income and