Amsterdam, Netherlands (October 18, 2023) – Realterm is pleased to announce a long-term lease with Swapfiets at Scharenburg 5, its high flow through (HFT) industrial facility in Amsterdam, NL. The micro-mobility provider will occupy approximately 50% of the property.

Scharenburg 5 is situated at Sloterdijk, a dynamic business park primed for logistics business. Its strategic location in the heart of Amsterdam-West allows for great connectivity to major highways and proximity to the Port of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and the city center, therefore providing excellent access to regional and international markets.

The property’s features include:

  • 17,371 square meters of lettable area
  • 26,849 square meters site area
  • Approximately 85% solar panel roof coverage
  • Several access points and ample parking possibilities
  • Significant sustainability upgrades

Realterm delivered the leased area to Swapfiets after modernization and sustainability upgrades including installations of new skylights, LED lighting, additional windows to increase natural daylight, smart meters and a full office reimagination.

“Because of the property’s advantageous location, Swapfiets will be able to aptly serve their target audience. At Realterm, the transportation industry is core to our business, and therefore, this partnership with our first micro-mobility provider is a perfect and welcome addition to our tenant roster,” said Leonie Kierkels, Director of Asset Management, Realterm.

Swapfiets is one of the leading micro-mobility providers in Europe with a total of more than 280,000 members in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Denmark, France, Spain, Austria and the UK. This location in Amsterdam enables them to serve their primary target audience effectively and to handle about 18,000 bicycles from this location.

Leonie Kierkels

Director, Asset Management,

Robin van der Sluis

Asset Manager, Benelux