In January 2015 Sweco moved their regional office to the environmentally rated office building and has signed a ten year lease regarding the entire property. Ahead of the move a reconstruction was done to customise the facilities to support Sweco’s business.
“It is apparent that the willingness to invest in Malmö is strong and we are especially pleased with our great cooperation with SPP Fastigheter” says Camilla Wieslander, CEO at Skanska Öresund AB.
The property is the first in Europe to have received Leed certification on Platinum level for existing buildings and Österport won Sweden Green Building Award in the category for existing buildings in 2012. The building is also environmentally certified according to EU Green Building and won Scandinavian Green Roof Association's first prize in 2011 for its roof gardens.
Skanska Commercial Development Nordic initiates and develops property projects in offices, logistics, business premises and commercial buildings. The company’s operations are concentrated in the three metropolitan regions in Sweden, the Copenhagen region in Denmark, the Oslo region in Norway, as well as Helsinki in Finland. The development of logistics and volume retail properties is conducted in strategic locations in Sweden, Denmark and Finland.
Storebrand Eiendom AS and its subsidiary SPP Fastigheter AB is one of the leading capital managers within real estate in the Nordics with €3,75 billion in real assets under management. They have 28 employees in Norway and 5 in Sweden.
Skanska sells Österport 7 in Malmö to SPP Fastigheter.
Skanska Sells Office Property in Malmö
Sweden — Skanska has signed a contract with SPP Fastigheter regarding transfer of the office property Österport 7 in Malmö. The deal is implemented as a corporate transaction where the purchase price is based on an underlying property value of MSEK 330 (€35M).