When I first arrived in Koszalin in May 2000 and walked the pristine beaches in Mielno I thought that I had found my paradise. When I further learned that acquiring kilometres of beachfront land was actually affordable, in a country where there is less than 2 cm of coastline per capita, I was stunned. A month later I had acquired my first piece of beachfront property which later has grown to kilometres. I have found my paradise and my beach
The history of the Firmus Group starts from … a very little beach. “It is the unusual nature of the coast, waves continually washing the white sand on vast beaches, salty wind and fresh air. Looking at the mild dunes, I understood that this place had an extraordinary potential,” reminisces Stein Knutsen, the CEO of the Firmus Group.
Interestingly, in the first years of its business, the Firmus Group was involved in the production and export of wooden houses to Norway. Admittedly, the apartment building Tarasy, as well as the first cosy buildings within the Rezydencja Park complex did not shock anybody with their scale, but they definitely introduced new architectural standards defining the direction of transforming Mielno into an elegant resort.