Prestigious Historic Building Providing State-of-the-Art Office Units

Freigutstraße 12-14 | 8002 Zurich

This prestigious residential / commercial building is located in an absolute premium location in the heart of Zurich. At the incumbent tenant’s request, the complex was refurbished to the highest standards and expanded. The offices in the house meet every need a corporate top player may have.


With 400,000 inhabitants, Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland and perhaps the smallest metropolis in the world. More than 850 international companies have their headquarters or main Swiss offices here. Zurich is also one of the world’s most important financial centres and ranks 8th on the Global Financial Centres Index. Political, economic and financial stability, a spirit of innovation and a business-friendly climate make Zurich a perfect base for companies from all over the world.

Home to ETH, an elite European university, Zurich is a world-class research and development hub. Technology leaders such as Google, Microsoft, IBM, ABB, Biogen, Johnson & Johnson and Roche conduct research and development here.

With its unique location on Lake Zurich, the Alpine panorama and its cultural offerings, the city offers an almost unparalleled quality of life. Zurich is almost always among the top positions worldwide rankings of quality of life.

Infrastructure and transport connections could hardly be better. The offices are centrally located in District 2, on the left shore of Lake Zurich. The seaside resort of Enge, the wonderful parks and the Lakeshore promenade lend the district a unique Mediterranean flair. And all this in the immediate vicinity of the historic city centre.


This prestigious 1910 building is located in central Zurich. The seven-storey property was extensively renovated as recently as 2015.

It now houses high-quality apartments and prestigious offices.

The fit-out was executed according to the wishes of the main tenant, while respecting cultural heritage protection. Only specially selected materials were used in the offices and the two stairwells.

The offices meet the requirements of an ultra-modern company and leave nothing to be desired.


  • Prestigious 1910 building
  • Extensive renovation in 2015
  • Luxurious fittings according to tenants’ wishes
  • High, historical stucco ceilings in some units
  • Central location with the best connections and convenient shopping facilities
  • Two stairwells, each with its own passenger lift
  • Modern building and security technology


When renovating and fitting out the offices at Freigutstrasse 12-14, no expense was spared. Wood and natural stone adorn the two stairwells, the historic stucco work was extensively restored wherever possible, and the offices were fitted with parquet or high-quality carpeting.

The technical equipment throughout the period building has been fully modernised and blinds have been installed to provide optimal sun protection. The security systems were upgraded to satisfy the special high requirements of a bank. The end result is an impressive office building in a prime location.


Based exclusively on customer wishes, this historic building was given a custom fit-out. Today, the property is home to offices, apartments and storage space on more than 4,000 square metres.

The building’s fit-out and technical equipment consistently meet the highest standards. Some of the rooms have high, classic building ceilings with attractive stucco ornamentation. Only the most luxurious and carefully selected materials have been used. The units are accessed via two stairwells with passenger lifts.

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Total rental area (office) 2,890 sqm
Basement 2 Storage 217 sqm
Basement 1 Office, Storage 431 sqm
Ground floor Office 660 sqm
1st Office 707 sqm
2nd Office 740 sqm
3rd Office 334 sqm
4th Office 333 sqm
5th Office 292 sqm


The residential and commercial building at Freigutstrasse 12–14 is located in Zurich, District 2, Quartier Enge, in the centre of the city. Numerous consulates, embassies and large national and international companies including Google, Swiss Life and Deloitte Consulting are based in the quarter.

The quarter has also made a name for itself as an excellent, pleasant residential area with lots of greenery. The shores of Lakes Sihl, Limmat and Zurich are just a few steps away from the building. There is also an excellent selection of local amenities.

  • 18 minutes on foot or 9 minutes by public transport to the main station
  • 20 minutes by car or 25 minutes by public transport to the airport
  • Just a few minutes by car to the A1 & A3 motorways
  • 2 minutes on foot to the tram stop Tunnelstrasse with the lines 6, 7, 13 and 17
  • Attractive local amenities, dining, hotels and shopping


Verit Immobilien AG
Klausstrasse 48
8034 Zürich

Mrs Viviane Villars
Tel.: +41 44 389 77 11