Caroline Arehult Appointed CEO of Akademiska Hus

Sweden Sweden — The Board of Directors of Akademiska Hus has appointed Caroline Arehult to serve as new Chief Executive Officer. She will succeed Kerstin Lindberg Göransson, who is leaving her position in the autumn.

Hemfosa Issues Green Senior Unsecured Bonds of MSEK 800

Sweden Sweden — Hemfosa has successfully issued a senior unsecured green bond loan in the total amount of MSEK 800 under a framework of MSEK 1,000. The bond loan has a tenor of 3 years and a floating interest rate of STIBOR three months plus 210 bps and will mature on 3 October 2022.

The CEO on the Recruitments: "A Step Towards Realizing Business Opportunities"

Nordic — Hemfosa's CEO Caroline Arehult talks about the recent key recruitments and whether the transaction pace will increase in Norway and Finland.

Hemfosa Appoints New Head of Finland from Patrizia

Finland Finland — Essi Sten has been recruited as new head of Hemfosa’s operations in Finland. She has extensive experience from senior positions in the property sector, most recently as Country Manager and Head of Asset Management at Patrizia Finland Oy. Essi Sten will assume her position after the summer. With an operational presence in Finland, Hemfosa will accelerate its efforts to grow in the expansive Finnish market for community service properties.

Henrik Melder Leaves Entra for Hemfosa

Norway Norway — Henrik Melder has been recruited as new head of Hemfosa’s operations in Norway. He has extensive experience from senior positions in the property sector, most recently as Head of Leasing at Entra ASA.

Jenny Asmundsson New Head of Business Development at Hemfosa

Nordic — Jenny Asmundsson has been recruited to the newly established position as Head of Business Development at Hemfosa Fastigheter.

Hemfosa Acquires in Sweden, Norway and Finland

Nordic — Hemfosa has made acquisitions in all three markets for a total underlying property value of approximately MSEK 575 and annual rental income of about MSEK 42. The acquisitions in Sweden and Norway complement the existing portfolio in locations where Hemfosa already owns properties and offer potential for development. Hemfosa is also entering the preschool segment in Finland with the acquisition of four preschools in Oulu.

How Hemfosa will Become Leaders in Community Service Properties

Nordic — Hemfosa is active in three Nordic countries. The new company CEO, Caroline Arehult, speaks of the differences, the big social responsibility that lies on the company and how the new business plan was formed.

Hemfosa Presents Updated Strategy and New Financial Targets

Sweden Sweden — Following the decision to distribute Nyfosa to the ordinary shareholders, Hemfosa Fastigheter has worked on preparing a strategy and business plan for the next few years. This process has resulted in new financial targets and a new dividend policy that have now been adopted by the Hemfosa Board of Directors. These targets include property portfolio growth from slightly more than SEK 35 billion to SEK 50 billion in property value within five years.

Hemfosa Acquires LSS Homes

Sweden Sweden — Hemfosa is acquiring a further four LSS homes in Sweden from Emrahus at a total property value of MSEK 103. The acquisition is part of Hemfosa’s cooperation with Emrahus regarding the acquisition of completed and leased LSS homes, and contributes to strengthening Hemfosa’s position as a specialist in community service properties.

"The Stars Have Never Aligned This Well…"

Sweden Sweden — Hemfosa diveds the company into two: Hemfosa and Nyfosa. CEO Jens Engwall tells Nordic Property News about the company division, the excellent opportunities the real estate industry offers at the moment and when he actually will retire.