Still a Great Appetite for Residential Investments

Denmark Denmark — Jacob Kjær, Partner and Head of Denmark at real estate adviser Nordanö: “We will see larger residential deals being announced in Q1 2021.”

NREP Makes Blockbuster Residential Sale in Aarhus and Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — NREP has divested a significant residential portfolio to Velliv and Industriens Pension. The transaction is the largest Danish residential transaction in 2020.

Lehto Builds Wooden Residential Properties for NREP

Finland Finland — Nordic property investor NREP and construction company Lehto Group have signed preliminary agreements on the development of four wooden residential properties.

NREP’s CEO on the Raise of the EUR 1.9 Billion Fund

Nordic — NREP has raised EUR 1.9 billion for new investments amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. Claus Mathisen, CEO, tells Nordic Property News about the record-breaking fund raising, the interest from investors during the pandemic, and how to create value by solving problems with more customer centric.

NREP Raises EUR 1.9 Billion in New Real Estate Fund

Nordic — NREP has raised EUR 1.9 billion for new investments amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. The ambition is to create value by solving problems with more customer-centric and greener real estate solutions, says the CEO.

New JV Looks to Be a Fast-Grower in Hot Segment

Sweden Sweden — A new company with high ambitions is entering the real estate market. Invela is a JV between 3Dens and NREP. Maria Mastej, founder and partner at 3Dens Fastigheter, and Marianne Hoffman, investment and administration manager at NREP, tells Nordic Property News about Invela's goals, the partnership between the companies, which segments and regions to operate in, and when they hope to have the first transaction done.

Logicenters Acquires 160,000 sqm in Køge

Denmark Denmark — Logicenters has acquired a 160,000 sqm site at the Danish logistics park, Skandinavisk Transport Center, in Køge to the south of Copenhagen. The land has been sold by Køge municipality and the acquisition has been undertaken as part of the municipality's expansion plans for the existing logistics park. This logistics park is one of Denmark's largest and it will continue to grow as Logicenters establishes itself in the area.

Why NREP Closed the SEK 1,5 Billion Hotel Deal with Stordalen

Sweden Sweden — Petter Stordalens real estate company Strawberry Forever has sold the property that houses Clarion Hotel Amaranten in Stockholm for SEK 1,5 billion to the Nordic real estate investor NREP. Marianne Hoffman, Investment Director at NREP, tells Nordic Property News all about the major deal and why it's so unusual.

More Possibilities Ahead in the Booming Logistics Area

Norway Norway — Jens Petter Hagen, Partner at NREP Norway, tells Nordic Property News about the further expansion in Vestby and the benefits of the location.

Logicenters Continues Investment in Vestby with New Land Acquisition

Norway Norway — Logicenters is now scaling up and expanding its presence in Vestby, Norway, with a new land acquisition in the area totalling 27,000 sqm. The logistics property player is then expected to develop a logistics facility of approximately 13,500 sqm at the newly acquired site, which is centrally located in Vestby Business Park.

NREP Strengthens Leadership by Signing New Partner as COO

Nordic — NREP taps Henrik Skak Bender as new COO and partner. The former Group CFO at WS Audiology joins NREP to strengthen the leadership team at a time where focus on culture, performance and people is key for realizing an ambitious 2025 growth plan

How Novo Holdings' Entry Can Open Up New Markets for NREP

Nordic — Rickard S Dahlberg, Partner at NREP: ”They make the world a better place.”

Novo Holdings Acquires 25 percent of NREP

Nordic — NREP is strengthened as Novo Holdings joins to back the company as minority investor. NREP will now accelerate ventures into technology, sustainability and organization, aiming to become an international frontrunner.

NREP Sells Eleven Properties to Blackstone

Nordic — NREP is now selling 11 selected logistics properties in the Nordics. The divestment will enable a strategic renewal of the Logicenters portfolio, including investments in new developments and acquisitions across the Nordics.

Maria Sahlén Appointed New COO of NREP

Nordic — NREP is strengthening its organization by apponting Maria Sahlén Chief Operating Officer and business developer in Sweden.

Logicenters Develops Property in Vestby

Norway Norway — Logicenters is continuing to strengthen its presence at strategic logistics hubs in the Nordic region. The logistics property company will develop a 12,000 sqm logistics facility in Vestby, Norway.

Why Brexit Doesn't Concern NREP

Nordic — The Nordic real estate investor NREP establishes an office in London. Jani Nokkanen, Partner and CIO at NREP, on the decision: ”London is still the financial hub of Europe.”

NREP Opens Office in London: ”The Approach to Real Estate Is Changing”

Nordic — NREP, the Nordic real estate investor and innovator, makes its first hire in London and establishes an office in the UK capital. Emanuele Bena, formerly J.P. Morgan’s Executive Director in Real Estate & Lodging Investment Banking in EMEA, joins NREP as Partner and Head of Capital Markets. He tells Nordic Property News about his new job and future challenges for the property owners in the Nordics.

PFA Purchases Retail Company from NREP and By & Havn

Denmark Denmark — Since 2015, By & Havn and NREP have owned, developed and operated the stores in Aarhusgadekvarteret. PFA now buys the company, but NREP retains a smaller ownership stake and will continue to be at the forefront of developing the area's retail business.

NREP Purchases Four Retail Assets from Tristan Fund

Sweden Sweden — Episo 4, an opportunistic fund advised by pan-European real estate investment manager Tristan Capital Partners, has sold four grocery-anchored, local shopping centres in the Greater Stockholm region to the Nordic institutional investor NREP for an undisclosed price.

EQ Care Buys Care and Office Property from NREP for EUR 47 Million

Finland Finland — Special investment fund EQ Care has bought a 12,000 sqm care and office property in the Western Pasila district in Helsinki. The "Rubik" property was sold by NREP for approx. EUR 47 million.

Logicenters Is Establishing in Kerava

Finland Finland — Logicenters is continuing to strengthen its portfolio in the Finnish market. In Kerava, just outside Helsinki, Logicenters is currently developing a logistics facility with a total area of 18,300 sqm. A ten-year lease has been signed with tenant Dachser to lease an area of around 4,600 sqm. The property is scheduled for completion in 2020.

NREP: “We Are Actively Expanding the Office Portfolio”

Denmark Denmark — Toke Clausen, Investment Manager at NREP in Denmark, on the attraction of Copenhagen Science City and which areas in Copenhagen NREP aims for.

The Investment Strategy of Dreyers Fond

Denmark Denmark — After the divestment to NREP: Bo Rygaard, Director of Dreyers Fond, tells Nordic Property News on why the timing was right to sell and which areas that are the most interesting for investments, going forward.

NREP Purchases in Copenhagen Science City

Denmark Denmark — Titan Hus on Nørrebro gets a new owner. NREP has purchased the asset from Tatin and will now renovate and develop the property.