Ilmarinen Looks Far Away for Acquisitions: “Australia Offers a Compelling Opportunity”

Finland Finland — Ilmarinen mutual pension insurance company enters the Australian property market. Mikko Antila, Head of International Real Estate at Ilmarinen, tells Nordic Property News about the benefits of investments on the other side of earth.

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.

Ilmarinen Sells Dixi Office Property to Patrizia

Finland Finland — Mutual Pension Insurance Company Ilmarinen has sold the Dixi office property located in Helsinki Metropolitan Area to Patrizia.

Ilmarinen Sells to Aktia

Finland Finland — Mutual pension insurance company Ilmarinen has completed the sale of an office property located in Pasila to the special investment fund Aktia Commercial Properties.

“The US market is Extremely Deep”

Finland Finland — Head of International Real Estate at Ilmarinen, Mikko Antila, about the partnership with New York Life and doing business in the US.

Ilmarinen Acquires in Atlanta

Finland Finland — Ilmarinen has invested in an office property in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. This marks Ilmarinen’s eighth joint investment with New York Life Insurance Company.

After the Major Helsinki Transaction – Here Is What M&G Looks at Next in the Nordics

Finland Finland — M&G Real Estate makes a large acquisition from Ilmarinen with the purchase of an Helsinki CBD office property for EUR 116M. Thorsten Slytå, Director of Nordic Region at M&G Real Estate, tells Nordic Property News of the transaction, the strenghts of the Finnish market and what is next for M&G Real Estate in the Nordics.

Sagax Expands in Finland

Finland Finland — Sagax acquires a warehouse property in the Vantaa, Helsinki and two propertis in Eindhoven in the Netherlands.

Finland's First Business Park Spektri to be Unified

Finland Finland — Spektri Kiinteistöt Ky, company established by the current owners of Finnish business park Spektri – Mutual Pension Insurance Companies Ilmarinen and Varma, together with the Helsingin Seurakuntayhtymä, and Yle Pension Fund – has acquired the real estate company Kvartti of Spektri. Trevian will manage the business park and acted as an advisor in the acquisition.

Ilmarinen Invests in Office Property

Finland Finland — Ilmarinen has expanded its real estate investments in Germany by acquiring an office property located at the heart of Frankfurt.

Ilmarinen Expands its Real Estate Investments in the Netherlands

Finland Finland — Ilmarinen has invested in an office property in Rotterdam.

After the Major Transaction – Deka on the Hunt for More

Finland Finland — Deka Immobilien completed the largest single-asset purchase in Finland when they acquired an office building in Helsinki CBD from Ilmarinen. Esteban de Lope, Head of Real Estate Fund Management, tells Nordic Property News what attracted Deka with this acquisition, the plans for the building and the company's future in the Nordic countries.

Largest-ever Single Office Asset Transaction in Finland

Finland Finland — lmarinen sells landmark property in Helsinki CBD to Deka Immobilien.

Ilmarinen Develops 200 Rental Apartments

Finland Finland — Pension insurance company Ilmarinen has signed an agreement with construction company Lujatalo on developing 200 rental apartments in Espoo and Vantaa.

SRV and Ilmarinen Sign Agreement on Nearly 500 housing units

Finland Finland — SRV has signed a framework agreement with Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company for the construction of 430 rental housing units in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. In addition, the package includes 41 already completed housing units in Helsinki and Vantaa in accordance with deals concluded at the end of 2015. The total value of the agreement is approximately € 100 M.

Ilmarinen in Large Residential Deal

Finland Finland — Ilmarinen sold a portfolio of over 1,200 apartments to OP-Rental Yield, a fund part of OP-Pohjola Group, for approx. €160M.

Lidl Acquires Office Property from Ilmarinen

Finland Finland — Pension Insurance Company Ilmarinen has sold an office property located in Niittykumpu, Espoo, to Lidl Suomi Ky. The office has lettable area of approximately 10.000 sqm.

Finnish Property Deal Worth €400M

Finland Finland — Swedish AMF has acquired 50% of a property portfolio in Helsinki worth €400M.

Sale and Leaseback Deal Worth €652M in Finland and Sweden

Finland Finland — Retail group Kesko, the Finnish Pension Insurance Company Ilmarinen and the Swedish pension insurance company AMF Pensionsförsäkring has created a joint venture that will own, manage and develop store sites primarily used by Kesko Group.

Largest Single Asset Transaction Ever in Finland

Finland Finland — A Finnish institutional joint venture led by SRV is set to launch construction of €480M REDI Shopping Centre in Helsinki.