The American billionaire investor and philanthropist Warren Buffethe does not want to buy through the investment company he runs, Berkshire Hathaway, the emblematic Torre Agbar in Barcelona for a 150 million euros.
This was confirmed by the Berkshire Hathaway itself, which in recent days had announced real estate investments throughout Spain, but without great concretions until now, reports Efe.
The offer has been decided "directly" by Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, in collaboration with the Barcelona real estate company Proto Group, with which Buffett's group has already completed real estate transactions in Greece and South America in recent months.
Berkshire Hathaway, which has more than 1,300 offices in 47 US states, more than 43,000 real estate agents and sales of more than 100,000 million dollars, iTwo years ago, it expanded its international expansion, mainly in Latin America and Europe.
The Agbar Tower is a representative building of the architect Jean Nouvel that the City Council of Barcelona has shuffled to facilitate the landing in the city of the company that will manage the Facebook operating center against false news.
The previous government of the PP offered the Agbar Tower to house the European Medicines Agency, which finally landed in Amsterdam. The building, which housed the headquarters of Aguas de Barcelona, is currently owned by the investment company Merlin Properties.