The Areim Founder on the Challenges in the Property Segments

Nordic — Leif Andersson on the opening of the London office, whether the UK is a new market for the pan-Nordic investor, and which sectors that are performing well during the global crisis.

Areim Establishes London Office – Recruits from Rockspring

Sweden Sweden — Pan-Nordic real estate investment manager Areim has announced the opening of an office in London and the appointment of Lauren O’Brien to the investor relations team.

Brunswick Company Acquires in Helsinki Metropolitan Area

Finland Finland — The real estate company Kielo, managed by Brunswick Real Estate, has acquired an office property (Martintalo) in the Finnish city of Vantaa 20 kilometers outside Helsinki.

“Denmark Has Been a Target for Areim for Quite a Few Years”

Denmark Denmark — Areim makes their first acquisition in Denmark with the purchase of a 5,800 sqm property on Strøget in central Copenhagen. Martin Svensson, Investments at Areim, tells Nordic Property News on the purchase, why Denmark is an interesting market, and possibilities in the office segment, going forward.

Areim Completes its First Acquisition in Denmark

Denmark Denmark — Areim makes their first acquisition in Denmark with the purchase of a 5,800 sqm property on Strøget in central Copenhagen.

Areim Acquires Light Industrial Properties in Uppsala

Sweden Sweden — Areim has acquired eight properties from Uppsala Stadshus Holding AB. The properties have a leasable area of some 52,000 sqm and the main use is warehouse, light industry and office.

Areim’s Expansion Possibilities in Sweden’s Number Four

Sweden Sweden — Julia Mejegård, Investments at Areim, after the Uppsala entrance: ”Great conditions when it comes to urbanization.”

Areim’s Finnish Residential Targets: ”A Great Platform”

Finland Finland — Areim’s Head of Finland, Markus Laine, on the financial benefits in the country and why investments in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area are getting more attractive.

Areim Acquires Residential Portfolio from Ilmarinen

Finland Finland — Areim has acquired a residential portfolio in the Helsinki Metropolitan area, from the Finnish Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company. The portfolio consists of 17 assets and some 54,000 sqm of lettable area.

Areim's Investment Focus: Norway and Denmark

Nordic — Areim’s CEO Therese Rattik on the closing of the Areim Fund IV and what kind of investments they are looking for, going forward, across the Nordics.

Areim Closes Nordic Fund – EUR 685M in Investment Capacity

Nordic — Pan-Nordic real estate investment manager Areim has completed the final close of its fourth value add real estate fund with EUR 685 million of commitments, including EUR 150 million of co-investment capital, to be invested in primarily office, residential, light industrial and data centre assets across the Nordics.

”Hopefully We Can Keep the Same Pace in 2020”

Sweden Sweden — Carl-August Westberg, Investments at Areim, on the company’s blockbuster deals in the end of 2019 and his view on the Stockholm office market.

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.

How Areim Will Develop the Stockholm Landmark

Sweden Sweden — Erika Olsén, Business Development at Areim, on the EUR 337 million acquisition of the newspaper building in Stockholm and why Areim has been involved in two of the top deals in Sweden this year.

Fabege Sells Landmark Building to Areim for EUR 337M

Sweden Sweden — Areim has acquired one of Stockholm's most famous landmarks, Dagens Nyheter Tower (DN-skrapan), in the centrally located neighborhood of Kungsholmen. The property – Trängkåren 7 – comprises 56 500 square meters, primarily office space. The building was constructed between 1960 and 1964 from drawings by the architect Paul Hedqvist.

Areim’s Head of Norway: “The Norwegian Market Is Performing Well”

Norway Norway — Petter Falck, who will lead Areim's operations in Norway, tells Nordic Property News about the future investment opportunities and how his background from the Norwegian Oil Fund can be useful for Areim.

Areim Opens Office in Oslo

Norway Norway — As part of the continued expansion of its Nordic operations, Areim establishes an office in Oslo.

"A Property That You Do Not Really Want to Sell"

Sweden Sweden — Areim's founder Leif Andersson on the major divestment to KPA Pension, why the company sells now, and he tells what the investment plans are, going forward.

EUR 400M Blockbuster Transaction in Central Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Areim sells a Stockholm landmark, the property Brädstapeln 16 by Barnhusbron, to KPA Pension, an affiliate of the Folksam Group, for SEK 4.3 billion (EUR 401M).

The American Giant’s Nordic Acquisitions

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists Blackstone’s largest purchases in the Nordics, the last years.

Areim Leases 5,000 sqm to Convendum

Sweden Sweden — Convendum leases 5,000 sqm on Kungsholmen in Stockholm from Areim. In the property Brädstapeln Convendum will open up their 14th of 20 planned locations in Sweden.

Areim Fills New Stockholm Project

Sweden Sweden — Areim keeps filling their Stockholm project Brädstapeln with new tenants.

Areim Acquires an Office Asset in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Areim has acquired an office building from GE Healthcare Finland Oy in Vallila, Helsinki.

Blackstone and Areim Lease 8,500 sqm to Thorengruppen

Sweden Sweden — The education industry company Thorengruppen has opened the first of four schools in Tomteboda. The three other schools will move into newly refurbished and custom-made premises in stages over the next two years. The total leased area amounts to 8,500 sqm, with a lease duration of 12 years. Tomteboda is owned by Areim and Blackstone, and managed by Obligo Real Estate.

What Areim Looks at in the Nordics

Nordic — Last week Areim sold Solna Port to Fastpartner for EUR 190M. Now they are ready to make more acqusitions of their own. Mikael Hesselvall, CIO of Areim, tells Nordic Property News which Nordic segments they are looking at for new acquisitions.