CDC Investissement Immobilier ventures into Nordics with two residential acquisitions in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — CDC Investissement Immobilier, real estate asset management subsidiary of the French public institution Caisse des Dépôts, has successfully entered the Nordics by acquiring from Bellakvarter A/S two residential complexes totaling 13,400 sqm and 182 units located in urban Copenhagen. Fokus Nordic assisted CDC Investissement Immobilier with this off-market acquisition and will manage the assets.

Pictet acquires logistics property in Halmstad

Sweden Sweden — Pictet Alternative Advisors has completed the acquisition of a newly built logistics property in Halmstad. The property comprises approximately 18,300 square meters of logistics space of institutional quality. The acquisition was completed for Pictet's Core Plus strategy.

Nrep acquires hotel property in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — Nrep has bought the Comfort Hotel on Vesterbrogade in Copenhagen from a company associated with the American investment fund Starwood Capital.

Blackstone's Sponda signs lease with PWC

Finland Finland — PWC signs lease at Sponda's project Signe ahead of work commencing.

Nordika becomes major shareholder in Norwegian KMC Properties

Norway Norway — KMC Properties has agreed with Nordika for an equity injection, enabling further growth and financing of the acquisition of seven new properties. Nordika will invest NOK 275 million (EUR 24.4 million) at a price of NOK 5.5 (EUR 0.49) per share, representing 12.7 percent of the shares outstanding in KMC. Nordika will, after the issuance, be the third largest owner of KMC.

German Quantum acquires first property in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — Quantum sets a strategic signal and expands successfully to the Danish residential market. The subject of the first transaction is a state of the art building in Copenhagen. In this line, a new office with local expertise is opening.

Nordika acquires from M2 Asset Management

Sweden Sweden — Nordika acquires education property in Kista, Stockholm from M2 Asset Management.

Savills IM Acquires Distribution Centre near Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Savills Investment Management (Savills IM), the international real estate investment manager, has acquired a distribution centre in Rosersberg near Stockholm, Sweden in an off-market transaction on behalf of its flagship European logistics fund.

Heimstaden Acquires Residential Portfolio from Akelius for EUR 9.1 billion

Nordic — Heimstaden subsidiary, Heimstaden Bostad, buys 599 properties with 28,776 homes centrally located in Berlin (14,050), Hamburg (3,592), Stockholm (5,934), Malmö (4,107), and Copenhagen (1,093). Transaction value SEK 92.5 billion (EUR 9.1 billion) with SEK 2.8 billion in annual rental income.

Castellum Acquires Kielo for Approximately EUR 640M

Finland Finland — Castellum acquires the real estate company Kielo, part-owned and managed by Brunswick Real Estate, for approximately EUR 640 million.

Real I.S. Buys First Office Property in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Real I.S. has acquired an office building in Helsinki for the real estate special AIF BGV VIII Europa – its first acquisition in Finland. Seller is the Dutch developer RED Concepts.

Blackstone Acquires Office Property in Stockholm

Sweden Sweden — Blackstone acquires a 12,300 sqm office property in Södermalm, Stockholm, from Angelo Gordon and Scius.

BGO Acquires Logistics in Malmö

Sweden Sweden — BentallGreenOak marks entry into the Swedish real estate market with a logistics acquisition in Malmö from Genesta.

Europa Capital Makes Residential Investment in Copenhagen

Denmark Denmark — Europa Capital’s core fund completes acquisition of 178 residential units in Copenhagen for EUR 88 million.

The Hottest Segments in the Nordics

Nordic — Interest in the Nordic markets continues to be hot - both among foreign and domestic investors. Helena Ehrenborg, partner at PWC, tells Nordic Property News which segments are the strongest, which are the weakest and what the cross-border situation looks like in the Nordic region.

Norwegian Property Makes Massive Oslo Acquisition

Norway Norway — Norwegian Property acquires Telenor's building in Fornebu, Oslo, for NOK 5.45 billion (EUR 496M).

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.