Xior's entry into Sweden and Denmark throught the acquisition of Basecamp was the largest Nordic deal in the hot student housing segment in 2022.

Student Housing on the Rise in the Nordics

Nordic — Student housing saw record volumes in Europe in 2022 with the Nordics accounting for a large part. Tom Leahy, Head of EMEA Real Assets Research at MSCI, tells Nordic Property News why the student housing market is gaining popularity.
Carola Lavén, CEO of Besqab.

Besqab Reports Sharp Decline in Revenue

Sweden Sweden — Last week, Besqab disclosed that they are making a deposition in ongoing production and a write-down of development properties - with the goal of providing a clearer picture of values in light of market conditions. Despite that, they continue with plans for new production in 2023.
Jennifer Sannebro Humphries.

Colliers Recruits Nordic Head of HR

Nordic — Colliers' Nordic organization is delighted to announce the recruitment of Jennifer Sannebro Humphries as new Head of Human Resources Nordics which includes Sweden, Norway and Finland's advisory business.
Logicenters signs lease in Pirkkala.

Logicenters Leases to DS Smith in Pirkkala

Finland Finland — Logicenters has developed its property in Pirkkala, Finland, which will be completed by the end of February. It has now been announced that international packaging company DS Smith will move into the facility as the tenant.
Sandared 1:559.

Cernera Acquires in Borås

Sweden Sweden — Cernera Fastigheter AB has entered into an agreement to acquire and take over the property Sandared 1:559.

The Hottest and Coldest Property Segments in Finland

Finland Finland — Nordic Property News presents the hottest and coldest segments on the Finnish real estate market for 2023, according to Colliers.
This is how the listed nordic real estate companies performed on the stock market during January.

Strong January for Nordic Real Estate Stocks

Nordic — January was mostly a really strong month for the Nordic listed real estate companies, although the month ended on a bleaker note. Here, Nordic Property News presents a list of how the companies performed on the stock exchange during the first month of the year.
Johan Skoglund, CEO of JM.

JM Acquires Building Rights and Signs Agreement for New Head Office

Sweden Sweden — JM has acquired building rights from Fabege for the development of approximately 450 residential units located in Huvudsta, Solna. The property value in the acquisition amounts to MSEK 484, including a paid development contribution. Occupancy and payment will take place during the second quarter of 2023.
SLP acquires in Helsingborg.

SLP Buys Additional Logistics Property in Helsingborg

Sweden Sweden — SLP has today acquired and occupied a fully leased logistics property in Helsingborg. The property, Grusbädden 1, is located in Väla Södra, where SLP already owns several logistics properties. The lettable area amounts to approximately 10,200 sqm and the property has further expansion possibilities. The property has two tenants, Order Nordic and Ramudden, with an average lease term of 4.7 years.
Barings leases 23,000 sqm to Mitsubishi Electric.

Barings Leases 23,000 sqm to Mitsubishi Electric

Sweden Sweden — Barings has agreed with Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V. about a lease of 23,000 square meters of logistics space in Örebro.

The Hottest and Coldest Property Segments in Denmark

Denmark Denmark — Nordic Property News presents the hottest and coldest segments in Norwegian real estate for 2023, according to Colliers.
André Lundberg, Head of Capital Markets at Colliers.

"We Expect a Positive 2023 on the Stock Exchange"

Nordic — André Lundberg, Head of Capital Markets at Colliers, reviewed the listed part of the Nordic real estate sector during the company's Outlook presentation held last week. The sector has made a strong start to 2023 but it is too early to say whether the upswing is sustainable. Nordic Property News tells more about what Colliers believes speaks for a positive year and what could lead to a negative development.
Round Hill Capital makes residential investment in Aarhus.

Round Hill Capital Acquires in Aarhus from Pareto

Denmark Denmark — Round Hill Capital acquires three buildings comprising 324 apartments in Aarhus from Pareto Securities.
Christopher Andersson.

Empira Group to Open an Office in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Empira Group continues its international growth and will open an office in Stockholm, Sweden in the coming weeks. Christopher Andersson, CFA, will become the new Managing Director and Head of Nordic Client Relations. He will establish and expand the business with institutional investors in Scandinavia.
Mineralvattenfabriken (the Mineral Water Factory).

Atrium Ljungberg Signs New Lease Agreement in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Atrium Ljungberg has signed a lease with the technology company Zmarta, which is moving to a new office in Hagastaden in Stockholm. The agreement covers approximately 770 square meters in Mineralvattenfabriken (the Mineral Water Factory).

The Hottest and Coldest Property Segments in Norway

Norway Norway — Nordic Property News presents the hottest and coldest segments in Norwegian real estate for 2023, according to Colliers' latest outlook that was presented last week.
Johanna Hult Rentsch will succed P-G Persson as CEO of Platzer after the summer.

Platzer's CEO: "You Are Not Rid of Me Yet"

Sweden Sweden — After last week having presented who will take over CEO P-G Persson's chair in Platzer, it was time to end the year 2022 with the financial statements. The company sees a reduced property value - something the resigning CEO has not seen in ten years. For Nordic Property News, he explains more about the details in the latest report.

Heba Signs LOI to Buy Minus Emissions in Stockholm Exergi's Future Bio-CCS Facility

Sweden Sweden — Heba is the first to sign a letter of intent with Stockholm Exergi to purchase negative emissions from the company's future bio-CCS plant. The purchase of negative emissions also contributes to the financing of the plant, which is planned to be in operation in 2026.
Fabian Søbak, CEO of Self Storage Group.

Self Storage Group Expands in Sweden and Denmark

Nordic — Self Storage Group has entered into an agreement to acquire a property in Agnesfridsvägen 185 in Malmö, Sweden. The transaction has a value of SEK 13,5 million. The other week, SSG also entered into an agreement to acquire a property in Friis Hansens vej 9 in Vejle, Denmark.

SLP Appoints Carnegie Investment Bank as Liquidity Provider

Sweden Sweden — SLP has appointed Carnegie Investment Bank AB as liquidity provider for the company's shares of series B listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. The arrangement is in accordance with the framework of Nasdaq Stockholm's rules on liquidity providers.

The Hottest and Coldest Property Segments in Sweden

Sweden Sweden — The Swedish economy has been hit harder than the other Nordic countries, and thus the Swedish real estate market has also been hit harder. With the help of Collier's latest outlook, Nordic Property News presents what the future prospects look like for the various segments in the market.
Cecilia Fasth.

Stena Fastigheter Goes Against the Flow – with Big Investments in New Construction

Sweden Sweden — While many developers and real estate companies are pushing new construction on the future – Stena Fastigheter makes big investments in new housing. CEO Cecilia Fasth tells Nordic Property News about the investments, her view of the market for new construction and about the development of construction prices.
Hub 65.

Hines to Develop a Warehousing Development in Denmark

Denmark Denmark — Hines together with an institutional investment partner, has acquired 502,800 square meters of land to develop a three-phase best in class logistics facilities park, Hub 65, located in Kolding.
Sthlm 04.

Skanska Leases 2,500 sqm in Sthlm 04

Sweden Sweden — Skanska leases approximately 2,500 sqm in Sthlm 04 to SIWI and the new authority Utbetalningsmyndigheten.
Peter Strand, CEO of Swedish Logistic Property.

SLP Signs a Five-year Lease in Helsingborg

Sweden Sweden — SLP has signed a five-year lease with In Time Express AB. The tenant will move into SLP’s property Briljanten 4 in Helsingborg, which was acquired in December.