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How the Construction Giant will Bounce Back

Sweden Sweden — The Swedish construction giant Serneke has conquered a lot of land lately and will build the highest tower in the Nordic region, but showed poor results in the Q1 report. The founder and CEO Ola Serneke tells Nordic Property News why it looks the way it does, why investors do not have to worry and gives the latest update on the Karlatornet.

DNB Liv on the Blockbuster Acquisition: “A Good Deal for Both of Us”

Norway Norway — DNB Liv's CFO Truls Cook Tollefsen explains why they could not resist the acquisition of DNB Bank's headquarters and why the purchase has nothing to do with the fact that it was the company's bank department that houses there.

New Hotel Trend: Why Investors Targets Suburban Locations

Nordic — Professor Thomas Beyerle, Head of Group Research at Catella, tells Nordic Property News about the latest investor trends on the hotel market, why Helsinki is booming among tourists and why the suburban areas are getting more attractive.

After the Major Divestment: Ilija Batljan on the Norwegian Strategy

Norway Norway — The Swedish company SBB sells DNB Bank's headquarters after just two years of ownership. SBB's CEO Ilija Batljan tells Nordic Property News about the plans he has for Norway in the future and why the company already is divesting the Oslo building.

Why the International Interest Is Growing: "Cannot Ignore the Nordics"

Sweden Sweden — Joen Siggelin at Scius Partners tells Nordic Property News why more and more international giants are looking towards Sweden, what unrealistic expectations foreign investors may have and what the companies that want to establish themselves should think about before it is time to invest.

Mæland Steps Down as Chairman of the Building Giant – Here Is His Next Step

Norway Norway — The Norwegian construction and real estate profile Martin Mæland leave the chairmanship in Veidekke – but does not leave the business for good. This is what he wants to focus on in the future and this is how he has contributed to make Veidekke a Nordic construction giant.

Here Are the Management Groups’ Shareholdings

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists the shareholdings among the members of the major real estate companies’ management groups in the Nordics.

Why Wirdenius Leaves Vasakronan

Sweden Sweden — The CEO of the Nordic Region’s largest real estate company, Fredrik Wirdenius, steps down from his position. Wirdenius tells Nordic Property News about the decade as CEO, why more investors are looking at Sweden today and why people in the industry quickly can become irrelevant.

The New Trends for Foreign Investors in Sweden

Sweden Sweden — Peter Wiman, Head of Research at Savils, gives his forecast for the transaction year 2019 and shares what he sees as the latest trends in the real estate market.

The Hottest Segment for Institutions

Nordic — A new segment is on top when the Nordic institutions look at domestic investments. Mikael Söderlundh, analyst and partner at Pangea Property Partners, tells Nordic Property News about the institutions' new darling.

Analysts: "Something Is Cooking in Klövern"

Sweden Sweden — After Rutger Arnhult's brother Urban Terling increased his holding in Klövern to 23.4 per cent of the votes, Arnhult - together with Corem and his brother - controls more than 50 per cent of the company's shares. Nordic Property News has talked to a number of analysts who are in agreement that something big may be about to happen.

Regio's New Investment Opportunities

Sweden Sweden — Regio's CEO Eric Bergström on the new investment opportunities after the major acquisitions in 2018 and why they want to be a leading owner in all of their cities.

Why the Nordic Institutions Have Gone from Net Buyers to Net Sellers

Nordic — A new trend has emerged on the real estate market. The Nordic institutions have gone from being net buyers to becoming net sellers. Mikael Söderlundh, Head of Research and Partner at Pangea Property Partners, tells Nordic Property News about the future of the institutions and who takes the torch as net buyers.

They Provide the Highest Dividend Yield in the Nordic Region

Nordic — Nordic Property News has listed the Nordic construction and real estate companies’ dividend yield. Here is the complete list.

"There Will Be More Investments in the Nordics Soon"

Sweden Sweden — Carolin Glück, Deka Immobilien's Head of Acquisitions and Sales Nordics, tells Nordic Property News about the latest purchase in Sweden, which segments that are the most attractive and why the Nordic real estate market compared to the rest of the world is strong.

Why Wilfast Prefers Logistics in Finland and Denmark

Nordic — Following Wilfast's latest logistics acquisition in Finland, CEO Mattias Wilson explains why it has become more difficult to do business in Sweden, how the logistics market has changed in recent years and the cover-up around the acquisition outside Helsinki.

The Largest Nordic Q1 Transactions

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists the largest transactions in the Nordics during Q1 2019.

Here Are the Shareholdings of the Boards

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists the shareholding among the board members of the major real estate companies in the Nordics.

The Largest Hotel Investments in the Nordics

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists the largest deals in the Nordic hotel market during Q1 2019. One country stands out.

"Many Swedes Have Struggled in Denmark"

Denmark Denmark — Just one year after the entry, Klövern has no vacancies in Denmark. CEO Rutger Arnhult tells Nordic Property News what it is like to do business with Danes, why they were waiting to enter the market and what Klövern is aiming for in Denmark.

Here Are the Most Equal Management Groups...

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the gender distribution in the management of the major listed real estate companies in the Nordics.

...and Here Is the Gender Distribution Among the Employees

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the total amount of women and men that are employed by the major listed real estate companies in the Nordics.

After the Divestment in Copenhagen: What Gefion Is Aiming for Next

Denmark Denmark — Aviva has entered the Danish market by purchasing an attractive property in Copenhagen. Seller Gefion Group’s CEO Thomas Færch tells Nordic Property News about the company’s main targets, where they look for further opportunities and the large interest from international investors.

Here Are the Most Equal Boards

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the gender distribution in the boards of the major listed real estate companies in the Nordics.

Why the American Giant Chooses Sweden over Other Nordic Countries

Sweden Sweden — Prologis acquired 295,000 square meters of prime logistics properties in Sweden. Bram Verhoeven, Senior Vice President, tells Nordic Property News about the benefits of logistics in Sweden, why they do not buy in other countries in the Nordics and whether more acquisitions are coming up.