Christian Fladeland appointed co-CEO at Heimstaden following Management Team Changes

Nordic — Christian Fladeland and Helge Krogsbøl will jointly serve as CEOs of the company. Christian will oversee Investments, Corporate Finance, and Capital Raising, while Helge will lead the Management Team, Group Operations, and the Country Organisations.

Heimstaden's Chief Legal Officer resigns

Nordic — Heimstaden's Chief Legal Officer Kristian Berentsen has decided to resign, effective 31 May 2024.

Heimstaden appoints Group Director of Privatisation

Nordic — Heimstaden Bostad announced in the Q3 report a commitment to sell a part of its portfolio unit by unit to private homeowners (privatisation). Rita Berg Hansen has been appointed as the Group Director of Privatisation and will lead this strategic unit from 1 November, driving the expansion of privatisation across our markets.

Heimstaden Bostad to divest 20 percent of Dutch portfolio

Nordic — Move part of wider plan to boost liquidity and defend rating, Bloomberg reports.

Heimstaden divests Icelandic portfolio

Nordic — Heimstaden AB has agreed to divest 100 percent of the shares in the Icelandic residential real estate company Heimstaden ehf to Fredensborg AS, the largest shareholder in Heimstaden. The transaction will close in October 2023.

Heimstaden pushes back on news regarding its financial situation

Nordic — Heimstaden Bostad is not in need of an equity injection, the company writes in a press release. The comment is given against the background of the fact that they have been written about as a company in crisis with high indebtedness, but according to the company there are misconceptions about this that they want to clear up.

Louise Schaldemose appointed Director of Group Letting at Heimstaden

Nordic — Louise Schaldemose will take on her new role on 1 October and will support an experienced team of local Heads of Letting across all Heimstaden’s locations.

Christian Fladeland appointed Deputy CEO of Heimstaden

Nordic — Heimstaden’s Chief Investment Officer, Christian Fladeland, will also serve as Deputy CEO, effective immediately.

Heimstaden in need of capital: "I think they need to bring in close to SEK 25 billion"

Nordic — Analyst Michael Johansson at Arctic Securities is one of those who follows Heimstaden a little more closely, and for Nordic Property News he gives his views on the situation that has arisen in Heimstaden, which is in dire need of money. He talks about the biggest problems right now and how the company can solve its financing.

Heimstaden's early vision for the classic Eon house

Sweden Sweden — Eon's old headquarters near the landmark property Kronprinsen in Malmö is to be converted into housing, commerce and offices. Now Heimstaden's vision for the building is starting to take shape and here you can see the first illustrations and read more about the content of the major investment.

Helge Leiro Baastad suggested new Chairperson of Heimstaden Bostad

Nordic — Heimstaden Bostad's largest shareholders propose Helge Leiro Baastad as the new Chairperson of the Board and Rebecka Elkert as Folksam's board representative, replacing Casper von Koskull and Birgitta Stenmark, respectively.

Heimstaden appoints Head of Corporate Finance

Nordic — Rutger Kaeding starts 1 July as Head of Corporate Finance to lead an experienced team of 21 colleagues across Heimstaden’s markets.

Heimstaden Bostad Announces Tender Offer

Nordic — Heimstaden Bostad announces tender offer to repurchase senior debt securities.

Heimstaden Appoints Group Director Parking Letting

Nordic — Heimstaden appoints Justin Gijsen as Group Director Parking Letting. As of 1 May 2023, he will be responsible for the international parking strategy and operational parking processes. Currently Gijsen is Head of Letting at Heimstaden Netherlands.

Heimstaden Makes Changes in its Management Team

Nordic — Heimstaden AB is making changes in its Management Team. Arve Regland, who has held a combined CFO position in Heimstaden AB and Fredensborg AS, will take the more strategic role as Group CFO of Fredensborg AS, as Thomas Alexander Hansen is appointed CFO of Heimstaden AB.

"Clear Potential to Both Continue Growing Our Presence in Europe, but also to Widen Our Perspectives"

Nordic — Frans Heijbel has assumed his new role as Managing Director, Strategy and M&A, at Heimstaden. He tells Nordic Property News about his new position, how he views Heimstaden’s strategy and what role M&A will play for the company going forward.

Allianz and Heimstaden Bostad Expand Partnership

Nordic — Allianz Real Estate, on behalf of Allianz companies, and Heimstaden Bostad inject EUR 650 million in new equity in their existing Swedish joint venture, using the proceeds to repay debt. Simultaneously, Allianz and Heimstaden Bostad form a new joint venture comprising Allianz’s German residential real estate portfolio.

Patrik Hall Looking Forward to a More Free Role

Nordic — Heimstaden's long-standing CEO Patrik Hall will leave the operational role at the turn of the year and instead continue as Senior Advisor and member of the Group Investment Committee within the company. He tells Nordic Property News about the decision and the future within the company. He also comments on the company's Q3 report, the challenges ahead and the large bond maturities that await in the next two years.

Patrik Hall Steps Down as Heimstaden CEO – Helge Krogsbøl Succeeds

Nordic — Patrik Hall has after more than 20 years decided to leave his position and continue as Senior Advisor and member of the Group Investment Committee. Helge Krogsbøl, Heimstaden’s COO, takes over as CEO from 1 Jan 2023.

One Year Since the Major Akelius Acquisition: "Bought at the Perfect Wrong Time"

Nordic — At the end of October 2021, Heimstaden received final approval for the acquisition of Akelius' property portfolios in Germany, Denmark and Sweden. Almost a year later, Heimstaden's CEO Patrik Hall looks back on the huge 92 billion acquisition and the, in hindsight, "perfectly wrong timing" for the purchase. He also says how they view the future of the Akelius-portfolio today.

Heimstaden Appoints Head of Capital Raising and Client Relations

Nordic — Steen Lønberg Jørgensen starts today as Head of Capital Raising & Client Relations and member of group management.

Heimstaden Appoints Frans Heijbel as Managing Director within Strategy and M&A

Nordic — Heijbel leaves his position as Head of International Real Assets at Alecta and joins Heimstaden as Managing Director, Strategy & M&A.

Adds New Piece to Strengthen the Finnish Team

Finland Finland — Entered the Finnish market in 2021 – assembles team to further expand the Finnish residential portfolio.

Heimstaden Buys Six Properties in Copenhagen.

Denmark Denmark — Heimstaden buys six properties from Bröderna Samuelsson Invest AB for MSEK 250.

Heimstaden's Growth Ambitions on the Finnish Market

Finland Finland — Heimstaden increase their position in Finland through the acquisition of 2,009 homes from Sato. Stanislav Kubacek, Managing Director of Heimstaden's Investment Team for Eastern Europe, tells Nordic Property News about the ambitions going forward and where they look to grow.