Kungsleden Signs Lease with Northvolt in Västerås

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed a 15-year lease contract with Northvolt for approximately 15,400 sq.m. which Kungsleden will construct at Finnslätten in Västerås. Northvolt is one of Kungsleden’s ten largest tenants.

Kungsleden’s Deputy CEO on the Possible Merge with Castellum

Sweden Sweden — Ylva Sarby Westman, Deputy CEO of Kungsleden: “This is totally up to the shareholders but…”

Moody's Places the Rating of Kungsleden Under Review for Upgrade ...

Sweden Sweden — Moody's places the rating of Kungsleden under review for upgrade. The review follows Castellum's takeover offer announced on August 2nd regarding all shares in Kungsleden AB.

What Attracted Castellum to Make the Major Kungsleden Bid

Sweden Sweden — Nordic Property News has taken a closer look on Rutger Arnhult and Castellum's main reasons behind the SEK 27 billion bid on Kungsleden.

Why the Swedish Giants Are a Perfect Match

Sweden Sweden — Charlotte Axelsson, Chairman of the Board at Kungsleden, tells Nordic Property News why the board recommended the public offer to the shareholders of Kungsleden, and how the process was during this summer.

Castellum Makes Major Bid to Acquire All Shares in Kungsleden

Sweden Sweden — Castellum announces a recommended public offer to the shareholders of Kungsleden, to acquire all shares in Kungsleden, with the intent to combine the two companies. The Board of Directors of Kungsleden unanimously recommends the shareholders of Kungsleden to accept the public offer made by Castellum.

Kungsleden to Build New Logistics Facility in Västerås

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed a new lease contract for 32,000 sq.m. with AA Logistik and will build a new logistics facility at Finnslätten in Västerås. Occupancy is expected in summer 2024 and the lease contract has a term of 15 years.

Kungsleden Divests Residential Building Rights to Reliwe

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed an agreement with Reliwe AB to divest an undeveloped section of the Norrköping Oxelbergen 1:2 property that has been zoned for residential purposes.

Kungsleden and Aroseken in Cooperation to Develop Housing

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed an agreement with Aroseken to divest part of the Västerås Effekten 5 property for future residential purposes.

Green Light for Kungsleden's Major Västerås Project

Sweden Sweden — The collaborative project based on ideas from “Vision Finnslätten” has now been approved by the Building Committee in Västerås. Kungsleden, in cooperation with ABB, commenced the preparatory work on Vision Finnslätten in 2018 and activities are fully under way to develop a train stop, an international school and a campus area, among other features.

Ilija Batljan Increases Ownership in Swedish Giant

Sweden Sweden — Ilija Batljan’s SBB is in the midst of bidding on Norwegian Entra. But while SBB is trying to acquire the Norwegian jewel, Batljan himself is making his mark in another listed Swedish company.

Kungsleden Continues to Borrow Green

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has under its current MTN program increased an existing green bond with MSEK 300. The bond was issued at a rate of 101.166 percent, corresponding to a margin above Stibor of 1.30 percent. The bond matures in January 2027.

JM Buys Building Rights for Development in Västerås from Kungsleden

Sweden Sweden — JM has signed an agreement with Kungsleden AB to acquire the property Västerås Isolatorn 12. The deal is worth approximately SEK 120 million.

Kungsleden Issues New Green Bond

Sweden Sweden — During its MTN program, Kungsleden has issued a new green bond by SEK 300 million. The loan has a maturity of 6 years and was issued at the spread 1.5 percent over Stibor. At the same time, Kungsleden has repurchased short-term bonds with maturity as of September and October of the current year and bonds with maturity as of March 2022 for a total notional amount of SEK 187 million.

Kungsleden Signs Lease Contract in Malmö Project

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed another lease contract for the office project Eden in Hyllie outside Malmö comprising a seven-year lease with Diaverum, provider of renal care services, for 2,185 sq.m. As a result, Eden is now 85 per cent leased.

Kungsleden Signs Several Lease Contracts in Kista

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed four lease contracts in Kista for a total of approximately 2,000 sq.m. The lighting company Signify, medical device company Swereco, digital media company Dicentia and technology company Now Electronics have all chosen Kungsleden in Kista.

Kungsleden Leases to the Swedish Transport Administration

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has signed a six-year lease contract with the Swedish Transport Administration, which will now move in to 900 sq.m. of office space in central Växjö.

Kungsleden Unites Advanced Technology with Nature and Health in Malmö

Sweden Sweden — The Eden development project in Malmö’s Hyllie district is Kungsleden’s first Symbiotic Building and will be one of Europe’s most innovative properties aimed at health and well-being. Kungsleden has now initiated a partnership with communications operator ViaEuropa, which will supply world-leading technology to the project.

Kungsleden Makes Strategic Västerås Acquisition

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden is acquiring the Västerås Mimer 6 property from ABB. The property is strategically located at the very centre of Kungsleden’s Västerås City cluster.

Humlegården Recruits COO from Kungsleden

Sweden Sweden — Frida Stannow Lind is stepping down from her role as Head of Business Development at Kungsleden to become Chief Operating Officer at Humlegården.

Redemption of Stock Options for Kungsleden Management

Sweden Sweden — The management of Kungsleden have now redeemed their stock options and purchased shares in Kungsleden according to the option programme issued by two of the company’s principal owners, Gösta Welandson and Olle Florén, in September 2017.

Kungsleden Leases 7,695 Square Meters in Nyköping

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden is leasing 7,695 sq.m. in Nyköping in the Ribban 5 and Gumsbacken 12 properties. Nyköping will receive its first padel centre through the PDL Group, Återvinningen is moving in and Ahlsell is moving to larger premises.

Kungsleden Property Starts up its Solar Panel System and Leases a Further 400 sq.m.

Sweden Sweden — Kungsleden has leased 400 sq.m. in Oxel, the new office concept that provides inspiration for an active working day. A solar panel system and charging stations for electric cars have also been installed in the property, which is a part of Oxelbergen 1:2.

Kungsleden’s Upcoming Expansion Plans in the Swedish Capital

Sweden Sweden — New office and hotel buildings will be created in attractive Stockholm area.

Kungsleden Signs Six New Lease Contracts in Kista

Sweden Sweden — During the spring, Kungsleden has signed six new lease contracts in the Kista One and Keflavik 1 properties in Kista. As a result of these leases, Kungsleden is extending its relationship with one existing tenant and welcoming five new tenants.