NREP's Norwegian Future: "We Expect to Continue Investing Actively"

Norway Norway — NREP have increased their presence in Norway with several key hires. Jens Petter Hagen, Partner and General Manager of NREP's Norwegian office, tells Nordic Property News about NREP’s Norwegian future, what investments they are looking for, where they are looking for them and shares his view on the state of the Norwegian real estate market.

NREP Makes Several Recruitments to Norway Office

Norway Norway — In the last 12 months, the Nordic real estate investor has brought in Jannick Huseth from Solon, Harald Haakonsen from Nordanö, Ruben Krantz Kringstad from Colliers and Jacob Sandberg Gjems-Onstad from Bulk. Over the next few months, Kristian Aarflot-Nyrud from Ragde, Isabel J. Johansen from Arctic and two analysts are on their way in to further strengthen the Norwegian team. With this, NREP has more than doubled its presence in the Norwegian market.

NREP Strengthens Residential Team

Sweden Sweden — With almost 3,000 homes under development in various phases, NREP is accelerating the residential investment in Sweden with intensity. The team is now being expanded with four new employees, including the appointment of Britt Lindqvist in the key role of Director, Head Residential Operations.

NREP Looks to Raise EUR 3 billion in their New Fund

Nordic — NREP has set up a new fund called NREP Income+. Stefan Wallander, CEO in Sweden, tells Nordic Property News about the open-ended structure, how much capital they look to raise and where they see investment opportunities in the Nordics.

NREP Raises EUR 900 Million for New Fund

Nordic — NREP has raised EUR 900 million for its new, semi open-ended fund to invest long-term in middle-income residentials, modern logistics facilities and social infrastructure.

Here Are NREP’s Swedish Residential Goals

Sweden Sweden — NREP keeps building their residential portfolio in Sweden. After the large acquisition from Skanska, Rickard Langerfors, Development & Transaction Director, tells Nordic Property News about the acquisition from Skanska, their goals for the residential segment and where they the look for new residential acquisitions.

NREP Acquires Rental Apartments in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has divested 220 rental apartments in Stockholm to NREP for about SEK 720 million. The multi-family project, which is under construction, includes a garage and commercial premises on the ground floor.

NREP to Invest Heavily in Urban Sustainability

Nordic — Nordic real estate investor NREP now launches ‘2150’, a dedicated venture capital firm, to further accelerate a sustainable transition of the built environment.

The Dutch Investor’s Goals for the Nordic Market

Nordic — Dutch Bouwinvest injects EUR 100 million into rental housing, healthcare and logistics properties in the Nordics for its European mandate. Robert Koot, Director European Investments at Bouwinvest, tells Nordic Property News about the investment, the partnership with NREP, the most interesting segments and regions in the Nordics and the possibility of further investments in the Nordics.

Here Are NREP’s Future Office Targets

Denmark Denmark — Anders Østergaard Hansen, Head of Office investments at NREP: “We actively looking for attractive office opportunities across the Nordic capital cities.”

NREP Buys Properties in Central Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — Niam has divested three office buildings in Denmark, all within 20-minutes drive from central Copenhagen. Together the properties comprise about 32,600 sqm of gross lettable area.

These Are the Most Attractive Office Areas in Helsinki

Finland Finland — NREP keeps on building their Finnish office portfolio. After the major acquisition of the headquarters of Metsä and Mela in Helsinki Joonas Lemström, Director at NREP, tells Nordic Property News about the goals for the portfolio, what type of acquisitions they are looking for and which are the most attractive office areas in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area.

NREP Purchases Metsä HQ in Espoo

Finland Finland — NREP has acquired Metsä Group's head office property in Tapiola, Espoo.

NREP: “A Growing Interest from Investors Looking for Quality Real Estate”

Denmark Denmark — Investor Director at NREP, Jakob Flymer, tells Nordic Property News on the latest major divestment, and where they look for the next investment.

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