Articles tagged with "Cushman & Wakefield"

"The Strong Foreign Interest in Norwegian Real Estate Will Continue"

Anders Solaas, newly appointed CEO for Cushman & Wakefield Realkapital, tells Nordic Property News of his views on the Norwegian market, the future development of foreign interest in Norway and what he can contribute to Cushman & Wakefield.

Barings Make EUR 100M Acquisition in Stockholm

Barings Real Estate, part of Barings LLC, one of the world’s largest diversified real estate investment managers, announces that it will acquire Härolden 44 in Stockholm, Sweden, also known as Fleming 7, as part of its pan European core investment strategy on behalf of institutional investors for over EUR 100M.

AEW Makes EUR 108M Acquisition from Stockmann

Stockmann has signed an agreement to sell the iconic retail and office property known as the Book House. The purchaser is the AEW Europe City Retail Fund.

Fast Times at Uarda 6

On Friday, Fabege announced the completion of its third transaction in Arenastaden to Union Investment. Fabege’s Vice President and Director of Business Development, Klaus Hansen Vikström, tells Nordic Property News of the fast transaction and what the next step will be in Arenastaden.

Invesco and Scius Acquires Retail Property in Helsingborg

Invesco Real Estate, together with its Nordic partner Scius Partners, acquires a 10,000 sqm retail property in Helsingborg from Grosvenor Europe.

Billion Divestment for Swedavia at Arlanda

Swedavia divests the property on Stockholm Arlanda Airport where the Nordics’ largest airport hotel is under construction. The property value amounts to EUR 131M.

NREP Divests in Täby

NREP has sold the community center Näsbypark Centrum in Täby, Stockholm.

Scandic Opens Large Hotel in Copenhagen

Scandic Hotels has signed an agreement with the landlord HM 2 A/S to operate the new large Scandic Spectrum hotel in central Copenhagen. The hotel, which will have 632 rooms, will be the largest in Scandic’s portfolio and is expected to open in 2021.

Alma Acquires Häggvik Entré

Alma Property Partners acquires Stämpeln 1 in Häggvik adjacent to the E4 highway. The property will be developed to a modern retail area comprising approximately 30,000 square meters.

K/S Lahti Sells Retail Property

K/S Lahti has sold a retail property in Lahti to VVT Property Fund I Ky, a property fund managed by VVT Kiinteistösijoitus Oy.

Union Investment buys Sthlm Hub

Mengus has sold Uggleborg 14, also known as Sthlm Hub, to Union Investment.

Mengus Divests the Copper Building to Folksam

Mengus’s second fund Mengus 2011 divests the office property Duvan 6, also known as the Copper Building, in central Stockholm.

Cushman & Wakefield Strengthens the Nordic Capital Market Team

Cushman & Wakefield Realkapital AS appoints Lisa F. Wold as Head of Capital Markets in Norway.

Pradera Closes Large Deal with Ikea

Pradera has announced the first closing of the Pradera European Retail Parks SCSp, a Luxembourg fund. In a EUR 900M transaction agreed with Ikea Centres, the fund has signed a contract to acquire 25 prime retail parks next to Ikea stores in eight European countries.

TH Real Estate Acquires 50 percent of Kamppi

TH Real Estate has agreed to acquire a 50 percent stake in the Kamppi Centre, a prime shopping centre located in Helsinki, Finland from Barings Real Estate Advisers (“BREA”), acting on behalf of the Nordic Retail Fund, thereby creating a 50:50 joint venture partnership between Allianz and TH Real Estate. The 50 percent stake, which values the centre at over EUR 500M, is to be acquired on behalf of TH Real Estate’s flagship pan-European investment vehicle, the European Cities Fund, which was laun

ELF Development Enters the Swedish Real Estate Market

ELF Development has purchased 3 building plots in Malmö from Bonava. 200 residential units are expected to be constructed over 3 phases.

Carnegie Company Purchases Retail Park

A Carnegie company has purchased Spillum Handelspark in Namsos, Norway.

Exceptionally High Sales in First Three Quarters

In Sweden, property transactions totalling SEK 134 billion (EUR 14 billion) were carried out during the first nine months of the year. This corresponds to a year-on-year increase of 31 precent. Adjusted for Castellum’s acquisition of Norrporten – by far the largest property transaction conducted during the year – the transaction volume rose 5 percent compared with 2015.

Redito Purchases from Starwood for €330 M

Starwood Capital Group, a leading global private investment firm, and Vencom, through separately controlled affiliates, sells six retail parks and shopping gallerias in Sweden to Trophi Fastighets AB, a company managed by Redito and owned by the Swedish pension fund AP3.

Coordinated Nordic Research in Focus When Cushman & Wakefield Recruits Håvard Bjorå

Håvard Bjorå has been appointed to a newly created role as Head of Nordic Research at Cushman & Wakefield. In the new role Håvard’s responsibility is to build the platform for Nordic Research and to develop concerted analytics across the region.

Cushman & Wakefield Recruits Linderstam as Head of Retail Services

Jens Linderstam has been appointed Head of Retail Services at Cushman & Wakefield in Sweden. Jens Linderstam will be responsible for building the business unit and will be part of the Swedish management team.

Continued High Transaction Activity – Increased International Interest

The Swedish transaction market got off to a good start in 2016 and the transaction volume for the first quarter amounted to SEK 28.5 billion (€3.1M), which is more than SEK 5 billion (€540M) higher than the same period in 2015. It is also the second highest deal volume recorded during a first quarter in the last ten years.

Cushman & Wakefield Presents its Selected Affiliates in the Nordics

Cushman & Wakefield has chosen Affiliates in Denmark, Norway and Finland. The guiding principle in the selection has been Cushman & Wakefield's stated vision to lead the real estate industry with the best talent, the best clients and the best results.

Cornerstone Purchases the Åhléns City Property in Malmö

Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers purchases the Åhléns City property in central Malmö from Vencom and Rockspring Property Investment Managers for MSEK 365 (€40M).

Agneta Jacobsson Leads the new New Cushman & Wakefield in the Nordics

Agneta Jacobsson has been appointed Swedish CEO and responsible for the Nordics for the new Cushman & Wakefield, which has now merged with DTZ. Anders Nordvall is Head of Capital Markets.