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.

Genesta Acquires in Central Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Genesta enters into an agreement to acquire the office property Repslagaren 34 on behalf of its fund GNRE Fund III from Klara Norra Fastigheter.

Savills IM Acquires DSV’s Global HQ and Logistics Assets for Korean Investor

Denmark Denmark — Savills Investment Management (Savills IM), the international real estate investment manager, has acquired on behalf of Vestas Investment Management (Vestas IM) and their Korean institutional investors the global headquarters and logistics assets of DSV, the leading Danish transport company.

Patrizia Sells Mixed-Use Property in Central Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — Patrizia AG, the global partner for pan-European real estate investment, announces the sale of Galleri K, a prime mixed-use retail, leisure and office asset.

Evli Acquires Office Property in Espoo

Finland Finland — Telia Pension Foundation sells Quartetto Harmonia office property to Special Investment Fund Evli Rental Yield.

Patrizia Sells Helsinki Office to EQ

Finland Finland — Patrizia has completed the sale of the Itämerenkatu 5 office building in Helsinki for EUR 41 million. The property was sold to a Finnish investment fund, Special Investment Fund EQ Finnish Real Estate.

Genesta Acquires from Skanska

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has sold the logistics property Norra Hamnen Kubiklager in Malmö, Sweden, for MSEK 285 (EUR 27M). The buyer is a fund managed by Genesta Property Nordic.

Jeudan's EUR 214M Investment Cancelled

Denmark Denmark — Jeudan's DKK 1.6 billion investment in PWC's new Copenhagen domicile is cancelled.

Regio Makes Large Gothenburg Acquisition

Sweden Sweden — The Brunswick company Region has acquired eleven properties with a total rentable area of ​​38,000 sqm in Sisjön, Gothenburg, from Alaska Fastigheter.

Regio Acquires for EUR 203M

Sweden Sweden — Regio has acquired seven centrally located office and retail properties with a lettable area of approximately 70,000 square meters in central Jönköping. The underlying property value amounts to SEK 2.13 billion (EUR 203M).

Alma Buys Industry Property

Sweden Sweden — Alma Property Partners acquires a 23,000 sqm industry property in Ljungby close to the E4 highway.

PWC to New HQ in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — PWC moves its Danish headquarters to Marmormolen, where By & Havn has just sold the building rights.

Invesco and Scius Acquires Retail Property in Helsingborg

Sweden Sweden — Invesco Real Estate, together with its Nordic partner Scius Partners, acquires a 10,000 sqm retail property in Helsingborg from Grosvenor Europe.

Capman Buys 340 Apartments in Aarhus

Denmark Denmark — Capman acquires 340 in Risskov, Aarhus, from Domis.

CBRE Global Investment Partners Acquires in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — CBRE Global Investment Partners announces the acquisition of Sølvgade Complex Student Accommodation, Copenhagen.

Victoria Park Purchases for €190 M

Sweden Sweden — Victoria Park purchases a apartment property portfolio of a total of 1938 apartments, with a leasable area of approximately 138,000 sqm, located in Malmö and Karlskrona.

Redito Purchases from Starwood for €330 M

Sweden Sweden — Starwood Capital Group, a leading global private investment firm, and Vencom, through separately controlled affiliates, sells six retail parks and shopping gallerias in Sweden to Trophi Fastighets AB, a company managed by Redito and owned by the Swedish pension fund AP3.

This Is Swedish Students’ Favorite Companies

Sweden Sweden — Universum’s annual survey Företagsbarometern has now been made. Swedish university students have been asked about their future dream employers. The results show that Akademiska Hus is the Master of Science Engineering students’ favorite within real estate management while Svenska Bostäder is more popular within the Bachelor of Engineering students.

New CEO at Catella Corporate Finance

Sweden Sweden — Robert Fonovich has been elected CEO at Catella’s Swedish Corporate Finance department. He most recently had the roll as Sweden and Sector Manager in the area of Corporate Finance Real Estate at PWC and has more than 15 years of experience as leader within real estate advisory. He will replace Johan Ericsson who has been acting CEO since Anders Nordvall’s departure this fall.

Optimism in the Swedish Real Estate Industry

Sweden Sweden — A positive picture is painted by the predecessors to the Swedish real estate market in this year’s edition of PWC’s Fastighetstempen (Property thermometer). More than 70 percent of the respondents believe in increased rental income for the industry. They also believe in rising property prices, increased investments and more than half of the surveyed companies will hire new employees during the twelve upcoming months.