Skanska Signs Agreement with Obos – Builds Apartments in Oslo

Norway Norway — Skanska has signed an agreement with Obos to build 168 apartments in Oslo, Norway. The contract is worth NOK 344 million which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the third quarter 2019.

Skanska Converts an Office Building into Apartments in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Skanska has signed a contract with Auratum Asunnot Helsinki, a developer of high-class apartments, to convert an old office building in Helsinki into 146 homes. The contract is worth approximately EUR 50M.

Skanska: “There Are High Vacancy Rates in the Office Segment”

Finland Finland — Liisa Salmela, Communications Manager at Skanska Finland, tells Nordic Property News about the conversion from offices to apartments in Helsinki, how complex conversions are and whether it is a trend or not.

Skanska Sells Three Office Buildings in Poland for EUR 214M

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has sold a portfolio of three office buildings located in Wroclaw and Krakow in Poland to real estate funds managed by Credit Suisse Asset Management Global Real Estate for EUR 214M.

Skanska Establishes Central Europe Business Unit

Sweden Sweden — Skanska merges its Polish and Czech/Slovak construction operations into one business unit, named Skanska Central Europe. Michal Jurka, the Business Unit President (BUP) of Czech and Slovak construction operations, becomes BUP of the unit effective as of September 1, 2019.

Skanska Builds for Elo in Vantaa

Finland Finland — Elo and Skanska have agreed to build 95 rental apartments in the Kilterinmäki area of ​​Vantaa, a short distance from Myyrmann shopping center.

Skanska on the Nordic Markets

Nordic — Here are Skanska´s outlooks for the markets of residential and commercial property development the coming twelve months.

Skanska Sells Office Building in Budapest for EUR 41M

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has sold its Nordic Light Trio office building in Budapest to JR AMC, a South Korean real estate investment trust. The transaction is valued at EUR 41M.

Skanska Builds in Gothenburg

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has signed an agreement with Sverigehuset i Göteborg AB on the construction of a senior care home and multifamily house with 193 apartments in central Gothenburg.

Legal Cases Impacting Operating Income Positively for Skanska

Sweden Sweden — The Competition Authority in the Czech Republic recently informed Skanska that it will issue a decision to terminate the proceeding initiated in 2016 concerning the R4 project in the Czech Republic.

The Construction Giant: ”The Market Has Been Solid During Several Years”

Norway Norway — Vidar Stokkeland, Managing Director at Skanska Commercial Development Norway, tells Nordic Property News how large interest in the company's various office projects is and about the new office building which is in progress in Oslo.

Why Finland Is Particularly Interesting for the German Investor

Finland Finland — Nicholas Brinckmann, Managing Director at Hansainvest Real Assets, on their latest Finnish investment, why they choose Finland over other Nordic countries and how large Hansa’s acquisition volume will be this year.

Skanska Divests Office Property in Oslo

Norway Norway — Skanska has signed a contract with DNB Scandinavian Property Fund to sell the office property Workplace Oo in Oslo, for about NOK 1.3 billion (EUR 133 million).

German Investor Makes EUR 135M Acquisition in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Skanska has sold an office property in Helsinki for about EUR 135M. The buyer is Hansainvest Real Assets.

Vasakronan Acquires Juvelen

Sweden Sweden — Vasakronan acquires the Uppsala office property Juvelen from Skanska for MSEK 563 (EUR 53M).

Niam to Acquire Office Property in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Skanska has signed an agreement with Niam AB on the sale of the office property Aviabulevardi II in Vantaa, Finland for about EUR 30 million, about SEK 315 million.

Skanska Builds 327 Student Apartments

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has signed an agreement with SGS Studentbostäder on the construction of 327 student accommodations and a pre-school in the city centre of Gothenburg.

The Largest Nordic Companies on the Stock Exchange

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the market capitalization among the Nordic construction and real estate companies on the stock exchange.

Skanska Divests Logistics Facility in Helsingborg

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has sold a logistics facility in Helsingborg, Sweden, for about SEK 240 million (EUR 23 million). The buyer is Logicenters.

Skanska Divests Care Home in Lahti

Finland Finland — Skanska has sold a care home in Lahti, Finland, for about SEK 210 million (EUR 20 Million).

Skanska Builds Residential Block in Helsinki

Finland Finland — Skanska has signed a contract with the City of Helsinki to build a block of five residential buildings in Helsinki.

Skanska Builds and Renovates Offices for Vasakronan in Sundbyberg

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has signed an agreement with Vasakronan on the construction of two office buildings and the renovation of an existing building in Sundbyberg.

Skanska Renovates and Extends Public School in Lahti

Finland Finland — Skanska has signed an agreement with the City of Lahti to renovate and extend the Kivimaa public school in Lahti.

Skanska Builds New Hotel for Fabege

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has signed a contract with Fabege to build Scandinavia's first zero energy hotel in Solna.

Skanska Builds New Foundry for Scania

Sweden Sweden — Skanska has signed a contract with Scania to build a new foundry for engine components in Södertälje, south of Stockholm.