Skanska divests Bergskvadraten development project in Norrköping, Sweden, to Rikshem for about MSEK 490 (EUR 47.7M). The block contains 101 apartments with garage and 72 nursing homes.
Skanska has sold buildings C and D of the Silesia Business Park office complex in Katowice. The buyer is ISOC Group, a diversified real estate and infrastructure investment group, based in Manila, Phillipines. The value of the transaction is EUR 59M.
Skanska invests approximately SEK 1.8 billion (EUR 175M) in the office project Citygate in Gothenburg, Sweden. The construction contract is worth about SEK 1.5 billion, which will be booked in the order intake for Sweden in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Skanska develops and builds a new hotel in central Kiruna, Sweden, with Scandic hotels as operator. The hotel is sold for MSEK 500 (EUR 49M) to LKAB that will take over the building at the completion in the autumn 2021. The hotel is developed by Skanska Sweden.
Skanska Sweden invests in an office building in central Jönköping. The property is simultaneously sold to Vacse for about SEK 500 M. The Swedish Agencies for Agriculture and Forestry (Jordbruksverket and Skogsstyrelsen) becomes tenants. he construction contract, amounting to SEK 330 M, is awarded to Skanska Sweden and will be booked in the fourth quarter 2018. The transaction will be reported in the Commercial Property Development stream in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Skanska has started the first phase of the office complex Cph. Highline at Havneholmen in Copenhagen, representing an investment of MDKK 412 (EUR 55M). At the same time, SAS Institute has signed a lease of 5,850 square meters, approximately one third of the Cph. Highline total office space of 16,600 square meters.
Skanska has sold the first phase of the Spark office complex in Warsaw to a real estate fund of KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG. The value of the transaction is worth EUR 48M. The transaction will be recorded by Skanska Commercial Development Europe in the third quarter of 2018, with the transfer of the property scheduled for the fourth quarter 2018.
Martin Kron has been appointed Managing Director of Skanska Commercial Property Development in Finland. He succeeds Björn Mattsson, who has been appointed Managing Director of Skanska Housing Development in Central Europe.
Skanska has purchased a 19,000 square meter building plot in Oslo for MNOK 340 (EUR 35M).
Skanska will build a hydroelectric power plant in the Norwegian Tolga municipality in Hedmark. The contract is worth NOK 582 million, about SEK 630 million.
Skanska has signed an agreement with the City of Gothenburg to build a residential block with 249 apartments in Gothenburg, Sweden. The contract is worth about MSEK 500 (EUR 48M).
Skanska sold Mill Park, a two-building office project in Budapest, Hungary, to the real estate fund of Erste Alapkezelő Zrt., a subsidiary of Erste Asset Management GmbH, for EUR 100M.
Skanska has signed a contract with Länsimetro Oy to build a metro station in Kivenlahti. The contract is worth EUR 51 M.
Skanska has sold the office building K6 in Helsinki for EUR 53M. The buyer is Senate Properties.
Skanska has signed a contract with The University Properties of Finland to build a new multi-purpose building in the campus area of Åbo Akademi University and the University of Turku in Turku, Finland. The contract is worth EUR 69M.
Skanska has sold a logistics facility to be built in Arlandastad, Sigtuna, for about EUR 23M. The buyer is Logicenters.
Skanska has signed a contract with the University of Bergen to build a new education facilities at the campus area in Bergen, Norway. The contract is worth MNOK 295 (EUR 31M) which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the second quarter 2018.
Rikshem has bought a combined retirement home and rental apartments for senior citizens in Älvängen, outside of Gothenburg, from Skanska.
Skanska has sold two commercial properties in Gothenburg and Mölndal, Sweden, for about SEK 340 M. The buyer is an investment consortium put together by NRP. Wilfast has assisted the buyer and will manage the portfolio.
Vacse purchases Skanska’s Skeppsbron project in Jönköping – 16,000 square meters with Jordbruksverket and Skogsstyrelsen as tenants.
Skanska has signed a contract with The Olayan Group to build K1 Knightsbridge, a mixed-use scheme in London that combines commercial, residential and retail development. The contract is worth about EUR 155M.
Skanska invests about EUR 54M in the office building Sthlm 04 in Stockholm with a total leasable area of about 12,000 square meters.
Skanska has signed a contract with Omsorgsbygg to build a nursing home in Oslo. The contract is worth about EUR 44M.
Skanska has sold the property Sjösättningen 1 in Malmö for EUR 28M. The building containing a pre-school and a retirement home has been developed by Skanska Sweden.
Swedish giant Balder conitinues to invest in Norway. This time by acquiring a EUR 40M property in Oslo from Skanska. CEO Erik Selin tells Nordic Property News what sparked this expansion out west.