Schroders Redevelops an Office Property in Turku

Finland Finland — A fund managed by Schroders Real Estate is starting a major refurbishment project in the so called Sampotalo office property in the city centre of Turku.

Innovestor Makes Retail Acquisitions in Turku

Finland Finland — Innovestor, a newly established venture capital investor has, together with investment partners, acquired five retail and mix-use properties in Turku.

Cibus Buys Retail Property in the Turku Area

Finland Finland — Swedish listed property investor Cibus Nordic Real Estate AB has acquired a 5,000 sqm retail property located in the vicinity of the city centre of Parainen, in the Turku archipelago.

Conficap’s Attraction for the Turku Region

Finland Finland — Atte Köykkä, Conficap’s Director, Real Estates, on the latest acquisition and in which segments they are looking for investments, going forward.

Peab Builds Student Housing in Turku

Finland Finland — Peab has been commissioned to build student housing and commercial space for Turun Ylioppilaskyläsäätiö in Turku. The contract is worth EUR 23 million.

“Competition on New Acquisitions Is Getting Harder”

Finland Finland — Antilooppi’s CIO Antti Savilampi on the latest purchase in Espoo, the booming competition and why he thinks that there still are many interesting investment opportunities around in Finland.

"There Is an Investment Need That You Should Do Something With"

Finland Finland — Recently, Hemsö invested EUR 130 million in healthcare properties in Turku. Head of Finland, Jarkko Leinonen, tells Nordic Property News what is happening with the healthcare properties when the Finnish government has resigned due to a social reform.

"Finns See More Risks than Opportunities"

Finland Finland — Hemsö has gone on a real spending spree in Finland in recent months – purchasing a portfolio in Turku and the Helsinki Court House for a total of EUR 380M. Head of Finland Jarkko Leinonen tells Nordic Property News of the attraction of Turku, why he prefers to work for a Swedish company and what Hemsö is looking for now.

YIT to Construct New Hotel in Turku

Finland Finland — YIT, Rausanne Oy and Turun Osuuskauppa (S Group, Turku Cooperative Society) together have agreed to construct a new hotel in Kupittaa, Turku. The value of the transaction is approximately EUR 30M. The project will be entered in the order backlog for the second quarter of the year.

FinCap Divests in Turku and Tampere

Finland Finland — FinCap has sold one residential and one assisted living property located in Turku and Tampere. The properties were divested from funds managed by FinCap to Nordea Life Assurance Finland Ltd.

Kojamo Divests Close to 1,600 Apartments

Finland Finland — Kojamo Group’s companies have signed an agreement whereby they will sell in total 1,594 rental apartments in 15 locations to a real estate fund managed by Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing.

YIT Starts Several Residential Projects

Finland Finland — YIT has started the construction of residential projects worth approximately EUR 50M in Turku, Tampere and Vantaa in January and February.

Kojamo to Buy 981 Apartments

Finland Finland — Kojamo Group and OP Financial Group’s funds have signed a preliminary agreement on the deal in which Kojamo acquires 981 rental apartments located in growth centres in Finland.

If Extends Lease in Turku

Finland Finland — Insurance company If and Nordisk Renting continue their cooperation regarding the If regional head office in Kupittaa, Turku.

Sato Buys 150 Apartments

Finland Finland — Sato has bought residential properties from Veritas Pension Insurance located in Espoo, Vantaa and Turku.

CBRE Managed Fund Enters Finland

Finland Finland — The CBRE European Shopping Centre Fund II (ESCF II), a fund managed by CBRE Global Investors, has acquired Skanssi Shopping Centre in Turku. The shopping centre was bought in an off-market deal from Capman.

SRV Constructs Housing Units for Localtapiola

Finland Finland — SRV will construct 528 rental housing units for Localtapiola in the Helsinki metropolitan area, Turku and Jyväskylä.

Hemfosa Acquires Properties in Finland and Sweden

Finland Finland — Hemfosa acquires a community service property in Turku at an underlying property value of about EUR 16M. The company will also acquire three properties in Sweden at an underlying property value of EUR 10M.

Sato in Several Transactions in Finland

Finland Finland — Sato has bought 113 rental homes from a fund managed by Patrizia and sold 294 rental homes to Municipal Housing Ltd (KAS).

Capman Sells Retail Property in Turku

Finland Finland — Capman RE II fund has sold a retail property at Kristiinankatu 8 in Turku to Nordea Life Assurance Finland Ltd.

NCC Wins Order in Turku From University Properties of Finland

Finland Finland — NCC is to build a new combined school, research, and hospital building in Turku for University Properties of Finland. The order is worth SEK 560 million (€60M).

Certeum Sold Industrial Property in Turku

Finland Finland — Industrial and logistics property investor Certeum has sold a 19,000 sqm industrial and office property in Turku.