At first, construction was our main activity. Today, the group has 4 activities:
- Developing and managing real estate
- Operating hotels
- Investing in service companies.
Real estate is one of the group's core activities. The group owns a highly diversified real estate portfolio and constantly invests in its optimisation and extension. The entire process from purchase to development, construction, letting, sales and property management is done in house. Letting and sales as well as property management is provided through Alides Properties nv. Development of new projects is managed by Alides REIM nv and Ghent Industrial Investment nv. Group Maes is the number 3 Belgian private holding company in ‘Top Expertise 100’ for 2013. It is also ranked 23rd among Belgian investors and 39th among all investors present in the Belgian market.
Since 1970, Group Maes has developed, operated and managed hotels. The group's portfolio currently comprises two hotels.
The third activity of Group Maes is investing in industrial production and service companies. ACS Technics nv is a 100% subsidiarie of Group Maes.