This 1915 office building is located in Avinguda Diagonal – Balmes, at the corner of the crossing of two of the city’s main arteries. The building is arranged over ground and six upper floors and has been partially refurbished. The building has been refurbished over time. The ground floor is let to leading retailer Zara Home while the rest is let to multiple office tenants. The building was transformed from residential to office use over time because of high demand for its central location. The architectural design was by Enric Sagnier, a widely acclaimed local architect.
Neighbouring buildings include one of Barcelona’s most iconic office buildings, Banc Sabadell’s Barcelona headquarters a highly recognisable city landmark.
The property enjoys very good public transport links by bus, metro and Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat.
- Project type: offices and retail – gradual refurbishment of partially let building
- Location: Avinguda Diagonal, 490 – Barcelona
- Size: 6,386 sqm.