With a surface area of one million square meters and opening in September 2019, Lagoh Shopping Center in Seville, the flagship of Lar España, has been voted ‘Best New European Shopping Center Development of over 70,000 Square Meters’. In association with Nivi, the Design and Development Awards 2023 in Bratislava, organized by the European Council of Shopping Places in cooperation with the Italian and German shopping center associations.
Lagoh Shopping Center is owned by Lar España and managed by Grupo Lar. He was already appointed in July 2022 Best Spanish Shopping Center Large by the Spanish Association of Shopping Centers. Last December, the center broke its own attendance record, hosting more than one million visitors during that month.
With a surface area of one million square meters, Lagoa is the largest shopping and family entertainment complex in Andalusia. The center attracted a total investment of 260 million euros and has over 140 leased and operational commercial spaces. They offer an exclusive of reference shops and brands, many of them unpublished in Seville until then.
It adds an experiential and open gastronomic area with a hundred terraces around the central lake that gives the complex its name, as well as the most avant-garde and innovative cultural, leisure and free-time activities in the community. Around the lake, events and night lighting are designed so that each visit is an event and a unique experience.
The delivery of the new European Prize took place last night in Milan during a day for promoters of European shopping centers and parks. The award was received by José Manuel Lovat, CEO of Commercial Real Estate for Iberia of Grupo Lar; John Armentia, corporate director and CFO of Lar España, and Sergio Garcia, retail director of Grupo Lar Iberia.
jose manuel lovet The award is valued as a recognition of a new model of shopping centers that is more advanced, technological, flexible and dynamic in the city where it is integrated. Lagoh recognizes the business model of Lar España, the only retail-specific Sosimi listed on the Spanish Continuous Market, and has built an outstanding portfolio of 14 centers and retail parks over its nine years of experience. All of them, one by one, selected the leaders in dominance and stability and the benchmarks for the quality of their business mix. The jury has also highlighted Grupo Lar’s great management ability based on the criteria of innovation, experience and best service and relations with end customers and tenants.
He Seville City Council and Junta de Andalucia He supported the family shopping and entertainment center project from the outset as a development center for the south of the city. Lagoh has also acted as a pole of attraction for various residential and service projects in the surrounding area. The management of the complex belongs to Grupo Lar, which once again demonstrates the quality of its teams with more than 54 years of experience in the market, especially in the work it does in the Lar España shopping complex.