Biljana Pehrsson (CEO of Kungsleden), Stina Lindh Hök (COO, Nyfosa) and Sonja Horn (CEO, Entra).

These Are the Nordic Top Sellers During H1 2019

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents how much the listed Nordic real estate companies divested in the first six months of 2019.
The divested properties in Espoo and Kari Helin.

Where Regenero Is Looking for Future Investments

Finland Finland — HGR Property Partners’ CEO Kari Helin tells Nordic Property News about the joint venture Regenero with building giant YIT, the divestment in Keilaniemi and upcoming investments.
Johanna Skogestig.

Johanna Skogestig Appointed New CEO of Vasakronan

Sweden Sweden — The Board of Directors has appointed Johanna Skogestig as new CEO of Vasakronan. She is currently head of Vasakronan's real estate investments and will succeed Fredrik Wirdenius who leaves the position on November 1, 2019.
Gekås acquires Tegelbruket from Järngrinden.

Gekås Makes Large Acquisition in Halmstad

Sweden Sweden — Järngrinden sells the three residential buildings in Halmstad to Gekås.

Kojamo Buys in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Lumo Kodit Oy has acquired the entire share capital of the housing company Bostads Ab Fasanen i Helsingfors. The property consists of 18 apartments as well as business premises located in the centre of Helsinki, at Annankatu 5.
Annica Ånäs (CEO, Atrium Ljungberg), Ulrika Hallengren (CEO, Wihlborgs) and Caroline Arehult (CEO, Hemfosa).

The Nordic Top Buyers in the Second Quarter

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents how much the listed Nordic real estate companies acquired in the second quarter of 2019.
Håvard Bjorå.

"What Is Happening in Retail Is Easily Over-Dramatized"

Norway Norway — Håvard Bjorå, Head of Research Nordics at Cushman & Wakefield, tells Nordic Property News about the decision to join J.B. Ugland, his view on the differences between the Oslo and Stockholm markets and how well-equipped the real estate companies are for the challenges in the various segments of the market.

Vasakronan Rents 15,000 sqm in Stockholm CBD to King and Stureplansgruppen

Sweden Sweden — Vasakronan has signed an agreement with King and the Stureplansgruppen for a total of 15,000 square meters in the project property Sergelhuset in Stockholm city.
Peter Strand.

SLP Acquires in Malmö

Sweden Sweden — SLP has acquired a property in the Östra hamnnen area of Malmö with a plot of just over 27,000 square meters. The seller is Stena Real Estate.
Kojamo's CEO Jani Nieminen.

Kojamo Sells 478 Apartments

Finland Finland — Kojamo has agreement for the sale of 478 rental apartments in 12 locations across Finland to Olo Asunnot.
Rolf Thorsen, CEO of Selvaag Bolig.

The Main Challenges on the Norwegian Residential Market

Norway Norway — Listed company Selvaag Bolig's CEO Rolf Thorsen on the H1 result, the housing shortage in Oslo and what needs to be done from the politicians to increase the construction pace.
Nordic Property News lists the vacancy rate among the listed real estate companies in the Nordics.

The Companies with the Lowest Vacancies in the Second Quarter

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents a list of the second quarter’s vacancy rates among the listed Nordic real estate companies.
Polaris Castor.

Capman Acquires Polaris Castor

Finland Finland — Capman Nordic Real Estate II fund has acquired Polaris Castor, a business park office building in Leppävaara, Greater Helsinki.

YIT and Sato to Develop Apartments in Hakunila

Finland Finland — YIT, Sato, M2-Kodit and As Oy Hiirakkokuja 6 have signed a co-operation contract for designing new apartments and a centralised parking facility for the Hiirakkokuja neighbourhood.

Copenhagen Capital in Due Diligence – Acquires Centrally Located Property

Denmark Denmark — Copenhagen Capital has entered into a binding agreement to purchase the property Læderstræde 11A and 11B, 1201 Copenhagen K, on September 30, 2019.
Petter Stordalen and Tomi Alén.

”He Has a True Passion for the Business”

Finland Finland — Capman Buyout's Investment Director Tomi Alén on the latest hotel divestment to Nordic Choice, the large interest for the assets and how it is to negotiate with the profile Petter Stordalen.
Which companies performed in the profit list during Q2?

They Have Increased Their Profit the Most in Q2

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the listed Nordic companies’ profit before tax during Q2.

Capman Acquires Three Office Properties in Greater Helsinki

Finland Finland — Capman Nordic Property Income Fund recently completed two separate transactions to form a high-quality modern office sub-portfolio.
Gängtappen 1, Dockan, Malmö.

Wihlborgs Sells Fully Let Property for SEK 720 Million

Sweden Sweden — Wihlborgs has signed an agreement to sell Gängtappen 1 in Dockan to Länsförsäkringar Skåne’s property company, Länshem Skåne. The sale will make it possible for Länsförsäkringar Skåne to gradually move its headquarters from Helsingborg to Dockan in Malmö.
Eden by Kungsleden Hyllie Terrass.

Kungsleden Creates an 8,000 Square Meters Office Building in Malmö

Sweden Sweden — During the summer, Kungsleden has leased more than half of one of its most exciting new construction projects: Eden by Kungsleden, an office building on Hyllie Boulevard in Malmö.
Michael Bruhn, Real Estate Director at PFA, tells Nordic Property News about the investment plans.

“Good Opportunities to Increase Our Exposure”

Denmark Denmark — Michael Bruhn, Real Estate Director at PFA, tells Nordic Property News why the pension company invests in senior housing and his view on the investment market in Denmark.

The Nordic Real Estate Companies’ ICR Levels in Q2

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents figures on the interest cover ratios for the listed Nordic real estate companies.
Petter Stordalen's Nordic Choice acquires luxury hotels in Finland.

Petter Stordalen Purchases Hotel Group from Capman

Finland Finland — Nordic Choice Hospitality Group has acquired Kämp Collection Hotels, the leading luxury and lifestyle hotel group in Finland, from Capman Buyout funds and other owners.
Martin Bjöörn.

Castellum Appoints New Managing Director for Operations in Three Cities

Sweden Sweden — Martin Bjöörn has been appointed as the new Managing Director for Castellum’s operations in Stockholm, Uppsala and Gävle, where he will take responsibility for an existing real estate portfolio of over 126 office and logistics buildings, worth approx. SEK 1.6 billion in leasing revenues.
Fredrik Jonsson, CEO of Niam.

Niam Closes EUR 1.1 Billion in Equity for Fund

Nordic — Niam completed the final close for its seventh opportunistic real estate fund, Niam Nordic VII. With a total of EUR 1.1 billion in equity commitments, it is the largest private real estate fund in the Nordics.