Hemsö signs lease contract with City of Turku

Finland Finland — Turku International School is relocating to Hemsö’s property in the Kupittaa neighbourhood. The City of Turku has signed a 20-year lease agreement.

Niam acquires iconic office building in Turku from Schroders Capital

Finland Finland — Schroders Capital divests Sampotalo, an iconic 10,400 sqm office property located on Turku's vibrant Yliopisokatu street, to Niam.

Research Property Acquired by TTP

Finland Finland — Turku Technology Properties has acquired a research property in Turku.

NCC to Construct Residential Units in Turku for Niam

Finland Finland — NCC has signed an agreement with Niam for the construction of three residential buildings with a total of 179 rental apartments in the Herttuankulma area of Turku in Finland. The order value is approximately SEK 240 million.

NCC Creates School and Preschool in Turku

Finland Finland — NCC has signed an agreement with the City of Turku to build the Suikkila school and a preschool in Turku. The assignment is a two-phase turnkey contract valued at approximately SEK 200 million.

Sato Develops Residential Units in Turku District

Finland Finland — Sato is developing new non-subsidised rental homes in the Skanssi district of Turku. This is the first time in five years that Sato is investing in new homes in the city.

Jula Opens a Department Store in Reso

Finland Finland — At the beginning of 2023, the Swedish home improvement chain Jula will open its doors in the Turku region. After Vaasa, Reso will be the second city in Finland where Jula opens a department store. The establishment creates around 20 new jobs in the region. E-commerce opens already this autumn.

Capman Acquires Logistics Asset at Turku Airport

Finland Finland — Capman Nordic Real Estate III fund has acquired an airside logistics and last mile asset from AVIA Real Estate Oy, a property investment and development company.

Increased Competition in the Turku Residential Market

Finland Finland — Salla Kalliola, Taaleri Real Estate and Aktia Residential Fund+ portfolio manager: “More new investors are finding this market an interesting one.”

The Investment Opportunities on the Helsinki Residential Market

Finland Finland — Petri Valkama, Partner and Director at NREP, on the two recent residential investments, his view on the Finnish market in general, and this year’s investment targets.

“The Competition in the Finnish Logistics Market Has Clearly Increased”

Finland Finland — VVT’s CEO Jan Olin on the logistics investment from construction giant SRV, targets for the new fund, and whether the pandemic has affected the investor’s business.

Here Are the Nordic Targets of the Belgian Investor

Nordic — Lynn Nachtergaele, Investor Relations Manager at Cofinimmo, tells Nordic Property News about the recent investment in Finland, why Turku is an attractive city, and how much Cofinimmo wants to grow in the Nordics.

Auratum Acquires Property to Develop Residential Units

Finland Finland — Auratum Asunnot Turku Oy has bought an old educational property in the vicinity of the Turku city centre from Turun Kauppaopetussäätiö.

Another Busy Year Ahead for the Property Investor

Finland Finland — Essi Sten, Head of Real Estate at Taaleri, on the residential focus, how the last year has affected the investment pace, and this year’s investment targets.

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.