Henrik Calton Appointed Head of Real Estate at Advium

Finland Finland — Advium Corporate Finance strengthens its real estate practice by appointing a new Head of Real Estate.

Swiss Life Acquires Kone Hissit HQ

Finland Finland — Swiss Life Living + Working fund acquires the Kone Hissit headquarters in Helsinki.

“There Is Room for Value Creation”

Finland Finland — The real estate advisory firm Cobbleyard’s CEO Christoffer Sundberg on the great international interest in the Finnish real estate market and how competitive the prices are compared to other Nordic markets.

Conficap Acquires Property in Helsinki City Centre

Finland Finland — Conficap Oy will acquire the entire share capital of the property Kiinteistö Oy Kalevankatu 9 A from an international investor and its Finnish partners, who are represented by Cobbleyard Real Estate Oy.

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.

Antilooppi Sells a Former Warehouse Building in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Antilooppi has sold a former warehouse building at Ankkurikatu 5, in Katajanokka to a company managed by Mrec Investment Management Oy.

Sagax Expands in Finland

Finland Finland — Sagax acquires a warehouse property in the Vantaa, Helsinki and two propertis in Eindhoven in the Netherlands.

OP Financial Group on Acquisition of Marimekko's HQ

Finland Finland — OP Financial Group has through its Finnish Real Estate Fund Finland III acquired the head offices of world renowned Finnish design company Marimekko in a sale and lease back transaction. Markku Mäkiaho, Managing Director of OP Real Estate, tells Nordic Property News of the key points in the acquisition, the importance of a keeping a long-term tenant and the transformation of the up and coming area Herttoniemi.

Aberdeen Acquires Sanoma's Former HQ

Finland Finland — Advium acted as the seller’s advisor when Sanoma agreed to divest a prime CBD office property to a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments.

Nordea Life Assurance Acquires Large Residential Property in Helsinki from LocalTapiola

Finland Finland — Nordea Life Assurance Finland Ltd has purchased a 21,000 sqm residential and care property from the insurance companies of the LocalTapiola Group.

Sirius Acquires Retail Portfolio

Finland Finland — Sirius Capital Partners has acquired a portfolio including eight retail assets located in southern and southeastern Finland.

Hemfosa Enters the Finnish Market

Finland Finland — Hemfosa, listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, is taking an important step toward becoming a broader Nordic player in community service properties with the acquisition of two such properties in Helsinki for MSEK 500 (€43M).

Genesta Divests in Helsinki to Schroders

Finland Finland — Genesta Nordic Baltic Real Estate Fund I (GNBRE) has divested the office property Vilhonvuorenkatu 11 in Helsinki. The property was acquired by Schroder Real Estate Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft MBH, a fund managed by Schroders for € 60 M.

Blackstone in Large Acquisition in Finland

Finland Finland — Sponda divests its 38 % stake in Certeum Ltd to Tungsten Investment, a company affiliated to Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe IV.

Sagax Acquire Office Property in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Swedish listed property company Sagax acquires a production and office property in Helsinki for approx. €10M.

Ilmarinen in Large Residential Deal

Finland Finland — Ilmarinen sold a portfolio of over 1,200 apartments to OP-Rental Yield, a fund part of OP-Pohjola Group, for approx. €160M.