Magnolia Bostad Acquires Land in Östersund

Sweden Sweden — Magnolia Bostad has signed an agreement with Tegelplan Utveckling to acquire land in Östersund for the development of around 190 residential units of about 11,500 sqm GFA and around 2,000 sqm GFA for non-residential premises, including a supermarket.

Holmströmgruppen and Areim Make Offer for Magnolia

Sweden Sweden — Holmströmgruppen and Areim place a bid of SEK 76 per share in Magnolia Bostad. The share closed on Tuesday at SEK 57.40.

Magnolia Forms JV with KF Fastigheter – Acquires Land in Upplands-Bro

Sweden Sweden — Magnolia Bostad forms a JV with KF Fastigheter for the joint development of land in a new residential area by Lake Mälaren in Upplands-Bro municipality. In total, around 950 residential units with 80,000 sqm of GFA will be developed.

Heimstaden, Magnolia and Derome Forms JV

Sweden Sweden — Heimstaden AB's subsidiary, Heimstaden Bostad AB has signed an agreement with Magnolia Bostad AB to jointly acquire land from Derome AB in Kungsbacka, Sweden. Together, the two companies will develop and construct approximately 1,600 apartments with a total area of​​ 100,000 sq.m., subject to regulatory approval. The project value upon completion is estimated to SEK 3.0 billion.

Magnolia Allots Warrants within Existing Warrant Program

Sweden Sweden — In 2019, Magnolia Bostad issued warrants to be offered to both future and current employees. Through the subsidiary Magnolia Utveckling AB, Magnolia Bostad holds a total of 30,000 warrants in the program from 2019, which will now be sold to Johan Tengelin, who will take over as CEO no later than December 2020.

Johan Tengelin to Take Over as CEO of Magnolia

Sweden Sweden — Magnolia Bostad’s Board of Directors announces that Johan Tengelin will take over as CEO of the company no later than December 2020. He will succeed Fredrik Lidjan.

Heimstaden Buys Project Property in Sundsvall

Sweden Sweden — Heimstaden Bostad AB has from Magnolia Bostad acquired the first stage in Norra Kajen, Sundsvall Municipality. The project includes the development of 360 apartments and the property value upon completion will amount to approximately MSEK 670.

Serneke to Build 414 Rental Apartments in Knivsta

Sweden Sweden — Serneke and Magnolia Bostad have signed a turnkey contract for 414 housing units in Knivsta.

Magnolia Bostad Sells Two Projects to Heba

Sweden Sweden — Magnolia Bostad has signed an agreement to sell 227 residencies in Norrtälje and Åkersberga to Heba Fastighets AB. The properties estimated value at completion will amount to about MSEK 670.

Largest Swedish Residential Sellers

Sweden Sweden — The turbulent housing market has dominated the industry news over the past few months. Nordic Property News shares a unique list of the companies that sold most residential in 2017/2018.

"Lack of Transparency Behind Developers' Struggles"

Sweden Sweden — After a turbulent autumn and winter, Magnolia Bostad's CEO, Fredrik Lidjan, criticizes the lack of transparency regarding land prices.

Another Swedish Company Aims for Stock Market

Sweden Sweden — The stock market scramble among Swedish real estate companies continues. Most recently the housing developers Magnolia Bostad, with sights set on a listing this summer.