Novum Apartments Win 1st Prize in Ministry of the Environment’s Competition.

Hines Polska has won the 1st Prize in the competition “PROJEKT: Przestrzeń” (“PROJECT: Urban Space”) in the “Housing Developments” category for its Novum Apartments in Kraków. The competition rewarded developers whose investments reflect the sustainable development and environmental design ideas.

Novum Apartments is a state-of-the-art residential complex developed by Hines at 20 Rakowicka Street, in Kraków’s historical city centre. The jury primarily appreciated the development for the “promotion of city centre settlement without excessive density ratio, and a thoughtful regeneration of the degraded city centre.” In addition, the jury pointed towards use of eco-friendly technologies in the building design.