Logicenters acquires site for development of warehouse

Finland Finland — Logicenters has acquired a new site of 58 000 sqm in Tampere. A state-of-the-art vacant property of 29 000 sqm is expected to be ready in the fourth quarter of 2024.

NCC to build 82 apartments in Tampere

Finland Finland — NCC has signed a contract with Asuntosäätiö for the construction of 82 right-of-occupancy apartments in the new Lamminrahka area neighboring Tampere in Finland. The order value is approximately SEK 160 million.

Sato Has Appointed Regional Director for the Tampere Region

Finland Finland — Tuomas Laitinen was appointed SATO Regional Director for the Tampere region effective 20 March 2023.

YIT Gets Assignment from City of Tampere

Finland Finland — YIT has been selected to carry out the Tampere City Central Office Building renovation and expansion.

After the EUR 137 Million Deal: “There Is Still a Lot of Capital to Be Deployed”

Finland Finland — Hanna Rauhala, Partner and Head of Finland, Brunswick Real Estate, on the recent acquisitions together with Swedish listed giant Nyfosa across Finland, the challenges on the Finnish investment market, and the foreign interest for the market.

Kojamo to Develop Apartments in Tampere

Finland Finland — Kojamo trademark Lumo Kodit has agreed with Marvea Oy on the construction of 49 new rental apartments at Näsilinnankatu 40 in Tampere.

S-Bank's Targets: More Investments to Expect in Finland’s Number Three

Finland Finland — Tiia Vuolle, Fund manager for the S-Bank Property non-UCITS Fund, on the Tampere divestment to EQ, the attraction to the city, and investment targets for 2022.

S-Bank Fund Sells Property to EQ Community Properties

Finland Finland — Special investment fund EQ Community Properties acquired the F-Medi II property in Tampere from special investment fund S-Bank Properties.

The Residential Boom in Finland’s Number Three

Finland Finland — Petri Valkama, Partner at NREP Finland, on the residential development with Jatke in Tampere, the Juli Living concept, and NREP’s Finnish investment targets for 2022.

M2-Kodit in Residential Development in Espoo and Tampere

Finland Finland — M2-Kodit (owned by Y-Foundation) develops 151 rental apartments in Espoo and Tampere.

Elo’s Main Focus After the Tampere Investment

Finland Finland — Kati Kniivilä, Director, Domestic Real Estate at Elo, tells Nordic Property News about the acquisition from Tampereen Asunnot Ky, why Tampere is an attractive location for investments, and the residential targets for 2022.

Peab to Build Residential Units in Tampere

Finland Finland — Peab has been commissioned to build homes in Tampere. The customer is Y-Säätiön M2-Kodit and the contract is worth over EUR 11 million.

Elo Buys Three Residential Properties in Tampere

Finland Finland — Tampereen Asunnot Ky makes a divestment of three new residential properties. The properties consist of 186 apartments and three retail premises. Total lettable area is about 6,900 sq.m. The buyer is Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Company.

Premises in Hot Tampere Area Acquired – Here Are the S-Bank Fund’s Future Investment Targets

Finland Finland — Eero Ojala, Fund Manager of Terrieri real estate fund, managed by S-Bank Private Equity Funds: “We are open to all kind of assets and property types, even those which other investors are not interested.”

Nyfosa Acquires in Oulu and Tampere

Finland Finland — Nyfosa has acquired two properties in the Finnish regional cities of Oulu and Tampere, where the company already owns properties. The acquisitions amount to a total value of MEUR 29, corresponding to approximately MSEK 298.

Peab Gets Assignment in Tampere

Finland Finland — Peab has been commissioned to build homes and a parking garage in Tampere. The customer is X-Group Asunnot Oy and the contract is worth over EUR 10 million.

Pohjola Divests Residential Projects to EQ

Finland Finland — Special investment fund eQ Finnish Residential acquires four residential projects from construction company Pohjola Rakennus Oy for EUR 71 million.

The Attraction to Finland’s Number Three

Finland Finland — Pia Lindborg, Director Real Estate, at A. Ahlström: “We have updated our real estate strategy for some years ago and included Tampere to it.”

A. Ahlström Makes Office Investment in Tampere

Finland Finland — A. Ahlström Kiinteistöt, the real estate subsidiary of Ahlström Capital Oy, invests in an office property in Tampere, Ratapihankatu. The project is developed by Jatke Pirkanmaa, who bought the site from the City of Tampere for €6.5 million.

How the French Investor Acts in a ’Quiet Market’

Nordic — Philippe Cervesi, Investment Director of Corum Asset Management, on future Nordic targets, and the lack of attractive products in the investor’s focus areas.

Corum Makes Two Nordic Investments

Nordic — Corum has acquired a mixed use property located in Sandnes outside of Stavanger, Norway and a retail asset in Lempäälä in the Tampere area, Finland. The assets comprise ca 16,400 sqm of lettable area.

Finnish Residential Effects During the Crisis

Finland Finland — According to the RAKLI Rental residential barometer survey, Covid-19 crisis is expected to increase the demand for rental apartments especially in the less expensive areas. Hanna Kaleva, Managing Director of KTI, on the main trends in the residential market, and how the rents have been affected, during the coronavirus outbreak.

Aktia Purchases Office Property in Tampere from Varma

Finland Finland — Mutual pension insurance company Varma has sold an office property in Hervanta, Tampere to special investment fund Aktia Toimitilakiinteistöt.

Varma’s Investment Director on the International Outlook

Finland Finland — Ilkka Tomperi, Investment Director and Head of Real Estate at the pension company Varma, on the latest sales, the residential project outside Finland and future investments.

“Demand for High Quality Assets Are Still High”

Finland Finland — Christoffer Sundberg from Cobbleyard Real Estate on the global interest for the Finnish property market, and how long it took for Cobbleyard to divest the assets in Tampere.