Major office property transaction in Stockholm – Folksam's KPA Pension buys from AMF Fastigheter

Sweden Sweden — KPA Pension, which is part of the Folksamgruppen, has acquired the Mentorn 1 property in central Stockholm for SEK 3 billion (EUR 259 million), which makes it this year's largest deal so far on the Swedish market. The property has an attractive location close to Central Station and the seller is AMF Fastigheter.

Coworking for game developers opens in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Game Town opens in AMF Fastigheter's Fatburen, Stockholm's first co-working for game developers. Game Town will become a creative, innovative and social meeting place for game developers in Stockholm and contribute to further consolidating Södermalm as a hub for the industry. Game Town will also be a base for the industry organization Dataspelsbranschen (the Computer Games Industry).

Thomas Erséus: "More rotation of AMF's properties in the future"

Sweden Sweden — Nordic Property News reporter on site in Cannes had a conversation with AMF Fastigheter's CEO Thomas Erséus about the state of the market, the status of the profile projects and what can await the company in the future, which may contain selling more properties.

Söderberg & Partners takes over Wework's premises in Urban Escape

Sweden Sweden — Söderberg & Partners becomes a new tenant in the Urban Escape neighborhood in Stockholm. They take over the entire Trollhättan 29 property next to Brunkebergs torg, with a total of 11,088 square meters of leased space.

Volvo Cars extends its lease with AMF Fastigheter

Sweden Sweden — Volvo Cars has been a tenant in the property Oxen Större 21 in the the Mood block in Stockholm since 2019. Now the agreement is being extended.

AMF Fastigheter's Goals for its First Joint Venture

Sweden Sweden — The biggest acquisition of the year in Sweden is underway. This time it is the pension administrators AMF and Swedish pension giant AP7 who join forces in a joint deal for one of the country's most attractive locations, with a price tag of 7.4 billion SEK. "For us, it was important to continue to be the majority owner," says AMF Fastigheter's CEO Tomas Erséus to Nordic Property News.

Blockbuster Transaction in Stockholm: AMF and AP7 Form a JV Company

Sweden Sweden — AP7 and the occupational pensions company AMF form a joint venture company that will become owner of the Urban Escape city block in central Stockholm. AP7 will own one third of the new joint company.

Castellum Divests Properties in Stockholm for MSEK 962

Sweden Sweden — Castellum divest the properties Marievik 27 and Marievik 30 to AMF Fastigheter for SEK 962 million, of which SEK 80 million will be paid when the new detailed development plan becomes legally binding. Underlying property value which is in line with book value, amounts to MSEK 962 with a market deduction for deferred tax.

AMF Fastigheter Leases 1,700 sqm in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — AMF Fastigheter has signed a lease with The Park covering approximately 1,700 square meters of coworking space in expansive Marievik.

AMF Makes Large Office Purchase from DWS

Sweden Sweden — AMF Fastigheter strengthens its holding in Marievik with the acquisition of the office property Marievik 28 from DWS.

Volvo Cars Establishes Global Tech Hub in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — AMF Fastigheter has signed a renewed lease agreement with Volvo Cars, which is expanding its current office space from 2,000 to 7,000 square meters in the Mood District in central Stockholm.

New Change in the Swedish Heavyweight's Corporate Management Group

Sweden Sweden — After the change in CEO – another change in the group management team for the Swedish heavyweight.

KPA Pension Acquires Three Stockholm Properties for SEK 2.14 Billion

Sweden Sweden — AMF Fastigheter sells three properties in the city of Stockholm of just over 14,000 square meters to KPA Pension, part of the Folksam Group, for approximately SEK 2,140 million.

Why AMF Fastigheter Chose Thomas Erséus as New CEO

Sweden Sweden — After twelve years with Mats Hederos at the helm, the AMF Fastigheter ship will have a new captain at the turn of the year as Thomas Erséus assumes the role of CEO. Chair of the Board Katarina Romberg tells Nordic Property News why Thomas Erséus is the right person to lead the company forward and which will be the focus points for the company going forward.

Thomas Erséus Appointed New CEO of AMF Fastigheter

Sweden Sweden — Thomas Erséus, current CEO of Almega, will take the helm as CEO of AMF Fastigheter at the turn of the year. He succeeds Mats Hederos, who has chosen to enter retirement.

Avicii Experience Opening in Stockholm 2021

Sweden Sweden — Avicii Experience is a tribute museum opening to fans and the public in Stockholm next year. Avicii Experience will be an intensively emotional tribute to one of the true icons of modern popular culture. The museum will be located in one of AMF Fastigheter's properties.

Areim Purchases Office Property from AMF Fastigheter

Sweden Sweden — Areim has acquired the property Ångtvätten 22 on the island Stora Essingen in Stockholm from the life insurance company AMF Fastigheter.

Why It Is Important for Property Owners to Be a Part of Coworking

Sweden Sweden — AMF Fastigheter’s CEO Mats Hederos on how he wants to change Stockholm and the collaboration with Wework and other coworking investors.

Wework Landlord on the Effect of the Coworking Giant’s Nordic Entry

Nordic — Mats Hederos, CEO of AMF Fastigheter, on what effect Wework entering Sweden and the Nordics will have on the real estate market.

AMF Fastigheter Rents Out 8,000 sqm in Central Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Paradox Interactive becomes the next tenant to sign agreements in Stockholmsverken. They move into approximately 8,000 square meters at the junction between Rosenlundsgatan and Magnus Ladulåsgatan.

Microsoft to Urban Escape

Sweden Sweden — Microsoft has rented 3,000 sqm in AMF's Urban Escape.

Why Allianz Looks for More in the Nordics

Sweden Sweden — Allianz Real Estate acquires a Stockholm office building from AMF for approximately EUR 175M. Nicole Pötsch, Head of Acquisitions North and Central Europe, tells Nordic Property News of what lies ahead in the Nordics for the German company.

Largest Swedish Transactions of Q1 2018

Sweden Sweden — The Swedish transaction market during Q1 2018 has dropped compared to last year. Still some larger transactions has been made and Nordic Property News has listed the ten largest in the first quarter.

Areim CIO on the New Major Transaction in Sweden and the Partnership with Blackstone

Sweden Sweden — Areim complete one of the largest 2018 deal in Sweden this far when they acquired Swecohuset for EUR 172M. The company's CIO Mikael Hesselvall tells Nordic Property News about the acquisition, the collaboration with Blackstone and the possibility of a new Sponda-like deal.

Stockholm's Largest Owners

Sweden Sweden — Nordic Property News lists the largest owners in Sweden’s three biggest cities the list ends with the capital: Stockholm.