CBRE: Logistics and Multifamily Assets Outperformed Other Sectors in Q2

Denmark Denmark — Total real estate investment in Europe reached EUR 43 billion in Q2 2020, representing a decrease of 39 percent on the same period last year, according to the latest data from global real estate advisor, CBRE.

CBRE Director Leaves the Company – After Just a Few Months at the Position

Denmark Denmark — Associate Director in Denmark to leave CBRE for joining "the other side" of the business.

Barings Makes EUR 92 Million Logistics Acquisition

Sweden Sweden — Barings announces that it has acquired four logistics assets in Norrköping on behalf of institutional investors, for about EUR 92 million through a sale and lease back agreement.

Fresh Office Report: Higher Vacancy Rates to Expect in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — The shift towards a fluid workplace is accelerating. CBRE: “The uncertainty of the last few weeks has indeed given a new relevance to workplace agility.”

Blackstone Makes New Swedish Acquisition

Sweden Sweden — HIG divests a logistics property in Kungsbacka, south of Gothenburg, to funds managed by Blackstone.

CBRE’s Danish Transaction Expectations in 2020

Denmark Denmark — CBRE has just sold a logistics property at Copenhagen Airport to a global investor. Daniel Marthendal, Director Investment Properties at CBRE, tells about the Danish challenges in the property market and how the transaction volume this year will be affected, due to the global pandemic.

CBRE Sells WFS Logistics Property at Copenhagen Airport to Global Investor

Denmark Denmark — CBRE has just sold a logistics property at Copenhagen Airport on behalf of Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), which is owned by the private equity fund Cerberus. The property is located on a leasehold site with ‘first line’ access directly to the air cargo area and runways.

Danish Transaction Volume Not Affected by the Covid-19 Outbreak

Denmark Denmark — Preliminary figures are registering an increase of 20-30 percent in Q1 2020 compared to Q1 2019. CBRE Denmark's Head of Research Dragana Marina tells Nordic Property News: “We expect Q2 to be rather harsh.”

CBRE in Denmark: “Several Transactions Have Been Paused”

Denmark Denmark — CBRE Denmark's new Head of Capital Markets, Christian Bro Jansen, tells Nordic Property News about the effects on the property market due to the global corona crisis.

Genesta Sells Juvanmalmi Logistics Centre in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area

Finland Finland — Genesta sells Juvanmalmi Logistics Centre located in Espoo on behalf of its fund, GNRE Fund II. The 60,900 square meter logistic center was acquired in February 2018 and has since been upgraded with e.g. solar panels and LED lights. The fully leased property was awarded with BREEAM In-Use Good certification in 2020.

CBRE Denmark Appoints New Head of Capital Markets

Denmark Denmark — Global commercial real estate advisor, CBRE has promoted 30-year-old Christian Bro Jansen to lead its Capital Markets team in Denmark.

World-Famous Landmark Hotel for Sale in Norway

Norway Norway — CEO and fifth-generation owner Hans Edmund Utne to Nordic Property News: ”Of course, it is sad to sell.”

Waddell’s Finnish and Norwegian Challenges

Nordic — CBRE Finland’s MD Colin Waddell becomes new Head of Norway. He tells Nordic Property News about his most important tasks, going forward, and the main differences between the Nordic real estate markets.

CBRE: Favourable Conditions for Real Estate Continues

Sweden Sweden — Low inflation, 0 percent interest rate and moderate economic growth will set the stage for another good year for properties, according to the Real Estate Market Outlook 2020 for Sweden, published today by the global real estate advisor CBRE.

The Future Office Trends in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — Dragana Marina, Head of Research at CBRE in Denmark: ”Much more hype around flexible workspaces than ever before.”

How CBRE Will Grow in the Nordic Region: ”More to Come”

Nordic — Amanda Welander, Head of Research Sweden at CBRE, tells Nordic Property News about her role in the new organization and the benefits when CBRE launches its new Pan-Nordic Capital Markets Team.

CBRE Launches New Pan-Nordic Capital Markets Team

Nordic — CBRE announced today that it is expanding and strengthening its Capital Markets service offering for domestic and international clients across the Nordics real estate market. A newly formed 58-strong pan-Nordic team led by Sami Kiehelä will provide clients with a fully integrated range of transactional, capital advisory, corporate finance and research services.

How the South Korean Investors Made their First Swedish Purchase

Sweden Sweden — Martin Unglert, Market Officer Nordics and Germany for GLL Real Estate Partners, and Lisen Heijbel, Head of Capital Markets at CBRE, shares their view on the first ever direct real estate investment by South Korean Kapital into Sweden and whether we will see an increasing Korean approach in the Nordics.

How 'The Blackstone Act' Can Affect the Danish Residential Market

Denmark Denmark — The Housing Regulations Act in Denmark, called 5.2, is very debated and changes in the law is suggested from the government. CBRE’s Managing Director Per Alexandar Weinreich tells about the possible changes in the paragraph that may change the real estate market, going forward.

Stena Acquires SKF Area in Gothenburg

Sweden Sweden — Stena Fastigheter and SKF team up to develop the 'District Bearing' in Gothenburg.

Sirius Divests Two Office Properties in Keilaniemi to EQ

Finland Finland — A fund advised by Sirius Capital Partners, Sirius Fund III SCSp, has today sold two office properties located in Keilaniemi to eQ Finnish Real Estate, a fund managed by eQ Asset Management.

How the Fed Cuts Affect the Real Estate Market

Sweden Sweden — Last week, the US Federal Reserve (Fed) lowered the interest rate by 0.25 percentage points. Nordic Property News has spoken to CBRE Sweden's Head of Research Amanda Welander, who talks about how the decrease affects the real estate market.

Nyfosa Acquires Large Portfolio

Sweden Sweden — Nyfosa has signed an agreement with Klövern to acquire a property portfolio at a total value of SEK 1.570 billion in southern Sweden. The acquisition consists of a portfolio of 21 commercial properties.

EQ Acquires Educational Property Portfolio

Finland Finland — Aalto University Foundation sr has sold an educational and research property portfolio to EQ Special Investment Fund. The property portfolio entails three school properties and one office and research property with a gross lettable area of approx. 23,200 square meters.

“The Cross-Border Interest Has Grown Rapidly”

Finland Finland — CBRE’s Linda Anttila tells Nordic Property News about her new role, why the Finnish residential market is seen as extremely attractive and why she sees more international players in Finland ahead.