DNB Liv on the Blockbuster Acquisition: “A Good Deal for Both of Us”

Norway Norway — DNB Liv's CFO Truls Cook Tollefsen explains why they could not resist the acquisition of DNB Bank's headquarters and why the purchase has nothing to do with the fact that it was the company's bank department that houses there.

Why Norway Is Attractive for Clarksons

Norway Norway — Pål Sandal at Clarksons Platou Real Estate, tells Nordic Property News about the large acquisition and why Norway is the most attractive Nordic market.

This Is What Nordea Liv Aims for

Norway Norway — Nordea Liv's Investment Director on the latest deal and where they look for the next acquisition.

The Main Challenges in the Nordics for Helaba

Nordic — The German Bank Helaba appointed Birgitta Leijon as new General Manager of the company’s Stockholm branch. Leijon tells Nordic Property News about her view on the current market and the differences between the Nordic countries.

Why Housing Sales Decrease in Norway

Norway Norway — The housing developer on a weaker 2018. "Has been a little slower."

Why Selvaag Returns to the Rental market

Norway Norway — After the financial crisis in 2008, Selvaag Gruppen left the rental market. Now they are back after the major deal where the company buys out Utleiebolig. Major owner Gunnar Frederik Selvaag tells Nordic Property News why the timing is right and why he thinks that the house prices in Norway will increase.

Nordic Cities in Growth Peak

Nordic — CBRE's Head of Research Amanda Welander on the foreign interest in Gothenburg, what to look out for in 2019 and which cities in the Nordic countries are some of the top fastest growing in Europe.

"High Activity in Many Cities"

Norway Norway — Pangea's CEO Bård Bjølgerud on the real estate year in Norway, why the divestments from international owners are increasing and the place you will most likely see a transaction rise in 2019.

"The Norwegian Market is Ahead of the Swedish"

Nordic — Carl Zetterqvist at Scandinavian Property Group on the year that exceeded expectations, how the Scandinavian countries differ on the housing market and whether SPG will return to Denmark or not.

Victoria Eiendom Makes Multiple Transactions in Oslo

Norway Norway — Victoria Eiendom purchases and divests in central Oslo.

Skanska Builds Nursing Home in Oslo

Norway Norway — Skanska has signed a contract with Omsorgsbygg to build a nursing home in Oslo. The contract is worth about EUR 44M.

Peab Extends Hospital in Norway

Norway Norway — Peab has been commissioned to extend Martina Hansens Hospital in Baerum, south of Oslo. The customer is the Martina Hansens Hospital Institute and the contract is worth EUR 20M.

Infranode and DIF Buy From SPG

Norway Norway — Infranode and DIF have acquired a portfolio of health care and preschool facilities from Scandinavian Property Group, SPG. 

JM Acquires Property Outside of Oslo

Norway Norway — JM has signed an agreement with the Norwegian pension company KLP for the acquisition of the Bergerveien 12 property in Asker. The deal is worth approximately EUR 33M. Occupancy of the property will take place during Q1 2018 and payment during Q2.

”It is Not a Common Way of Doing Things But…”

Norway Norway — Skanska explains to Nordic Property News why they are building an office complex for EUR 57M outside of Oslo on speculation.

Victoriapassasjen Sold to Swedish Company

Norway Norway — The Victoriapassasjen property in Oslo has been sold to Swedish Artmax for EUR 32M.

New Headquarters to Greater Oslo

Norway Norway — Anthon B. Nilsen will construct a new headquarters and warehouse for the electronics wholesaler Berggård Amundsen & Co in Berghagan Næringspark.

NRP Buys Retail Property in Tønsberg

Norway Norway — The retail property is located right outside of Tønsberg, 100 kilometers south of Oslo.

Hemfosa Acquires in Tønsberg

Norway Norway — Hemfosa Fastigheter acquires Tunsberghus Eiendom AS in central Tønsberg municipality in Norway at an underlying property value of EUR 12.7M. Hemfosa already owns the Statens Park area in Tønsberg.

Entra Divests to Foundation

Norway Norway — Entra has sold Wergelandsveien 29, the so called Litteraturhuset, to the Fritt Ord foundation.

Purchases for Apartment Development

Norway Norway — Bonum Utvikling has made their second largest transaction through the purchase of Marstrandgata 9 and 11 on Rodeløkka in Oslo.

Svill Eiendom Purchases in Oslo

Norway Norway — Oslo Røde Kors Eiendom has been renamed to Svill Eiendom. At the same time, they purchase Rådhusgata 4 in Oslo.

Krook & Tjäder Opens Office in Oslo

Norway Norway — The architects Krook & Tjäder expands further and opens up an office in Oslo.

Prestigious Building Sold

Norway Norway — City Finansiering AS has purchased 50 percent of Kronprinsesse Märthas plass 1 in Oslo.

Avignon Capital Sells Office Building in Oslo

Norway Norway — Avignon Capital and its Norwegian partner Clarksons Platou Real Estate has sold Østensjøveien 27 in Oslo for EUR 61M to Malling & Co Eiendomsond AS.