Since Vonovia's Entrance: This Is the Swedish Residential Impact

Sweden Sweden — How large part of the total portfolio contains Swedish residential for the German housing giant, Vonovia? Nordic Property News presents the figures.

Akelius' Head of Scandinavia Leaves for COO Position at Victoria Park and Hembla

Sweden Sweden — Peter Ullmark has, after nine years at Akelius, decided to leave the company to become COO of Hembla and Victoria Park. The new Head of Scandinavia at Akelius will be Sofia Aasvold.

Vonovia: ”We Plan to Be an Eternal Owner”

Sweden Sweden — Per Ekelund will be the CEO of both Victoria Park and Hembla. Rolf Buch, Vonovia’s CEO, tells Nordic Property News about the future Swedish structure of the residential giant and whether further investments in the Nordics are in sight, in the nearest future.

SBB Appoints New Head of Denmark from Victoria Park

Denmark Denmark — Victoria Park’s current COO, Ola Svensson, has chosen to leave the company of his own accord to pursue a new assignment in SBB. Ola’s final day with the company will be in 30 September 2019.

Per Ekelund Ahead of Delisting: "Vonovia Has Bought Us for a Reason"

Sweden Sweden — Victoria Park's CEO Per Ekelund tells Nordic Property News what is changing when they disappear from the stock exchange and what expectations the German main owner Vonovia has on the company going forward.

They Have Increased Their Profit the Most in the First Quarter

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the listed Nordic companies’ profit before tax during Q1. How has the development been?

Victoria Park on Blockbuster Transaction and Vonovia's Muscles

Sweden Sweden — Victoria Park's mega deal with Akelius was greatly facilitated by Vonovia's financial muscles. Per Ekelund, CEO of Victoria Park, tells Nordic Property News more about how the new owner's financial muscles affects the company.

Victoria Park Makes Largest Swedish Purchase of 2018

Sweden Sweden — Vonovia-owned Victoria Park acquires 2,340 flats in Stockholm and Gothenburg from Akelius for SEK 4.7 billion (EUR 456M).

After Vonovia’s Entry – Here Are Victoria Park’s Acqusition Plans for 2019

Sweden Sweden — It was one of the defining moments of 2018 on the Swedish real estate market when Vonovia acquired listed Swedish Victoria Park. Since the German owner’s entry Victoria Park has completed one acquisition – but they are looking for more. Here are Victoria Park’s acquisition plans for 2019.

Victoria Park Makes First Purchase After Vonovia Takeover

Sweden Sweden — Per Ekelund, CEO at Victoria Park, tells Nordic Property News about the first acquisition since Vonovia's entry: “Hoping for more.”

Vonovia Acquires Starwood's Shares in Victoria Park

Sweden Sweden — Vonovia has announced that the company now controls 81.4 percent of the shares and 81.1 percent of the votes in Victoria Park.

Largest Nordic Transactions of H1 2018

Nordic — An intense first half of 2018 is in the books. The Nordic countries are on pace to set a new transaction record. Nordic Property News has listed the ten largest transactions.

Vonovia Majority Owner in Victoria Park

Sweden Sweden — Dispite rejection from Starwood for their shares in Victoria Park – German Vonovia completes the public cash takeover offer for Victoria Park and extends the acceptance period.

Starwood Rejects Vonovia's Offer for Victoria Park Shares

Sweden Sweden — Starwood has announced that they do not intend to accept Vonovia's current offer of SEK 38 per Class A and Class B share and SEK 316 per preference share.

German Giant in Bidding War with Starwood for Victoria Park

Sweden Sweden — German Vonovia has made a EUR 895M public cash offer for the shares in listed Victoria Park – just a month after Starwood made an offer for the same company. Rolf Buch, CEO of Vonovia, tells Nordic Property News of the interest in Victoria Park, the Swedish real estate market and the discussions with Starwood.

Board Members on New Offer for Victoria Park

Sweden Sweden — Peter Strand, former CEO and current chairman of the board, and board member Pia Kinhult tells Nordic Property News their views on the offer from Vonovia.

Victoria Park Rejects Starwood's Offer

Sweden Sweden — The Board of Directors at Victoria Park does not recommend the shareholders to accept Starwood's offer of SEK 34.40 per share. Chairman Bo Forsén tells Nordic Property News of the next step in the process.

Largest Swedish Transactions of Q1 2018

Sweden Sweden — The Swedish transaction market during Q1 2018 has dropped compared to last year. Still some larger transactions has been made and Nordic Property News has listed the ten largest in the first quarter.

Victoria Park Founder and Main Owner on Starwood Bid

Sweden Sweden — Victoria Park founder and main owner, Greg Dingizian, tells Nordic Property News about accepting Starwood's offer and what's to come.

Largest Rental Income Growth in Sweden

Sweden Sweden — How was the rental income evolve for the listed Swedish real estate companies in 2017? Nordic Property News presents a list of the rental income development.

Starwood Makes Offer for Listed Swedish Company

Sweden Sweden — Starwood Capital Group has made a public cash offer to the shareholders of Swedish listed residential company Victoria Park. Owners of 31.5 percent share of the votes – including main owner Greg Dingizian and Balder CEO Erik Selin – have accepted the offer. Erik Selin tells Nordic Property News why and his thoughts on the process.

Largest Swedish Residential Buyers

Sweden Sweden — The turbulent housing market has dominated the industry news the past few months. Nordic Property News shares a unique list of the companies that purchased most residential properties in 2017/2018.

Victoria Park Buys Housing Units for EUR 46M

Sweden Sweden — Victoria Park is to acquire two portfolios of residential properties, comprising six properties with 327 flats and a total lettable area of slightly more than 26,000 square meters.

Victoria Park and Trianon Acquire Housing Units in Malmö for EUR 80M

Sweden Sweden — Victoria Park and Trianon have signed an agreement to acquire a property portfolio of 722 flats and a small number of commercial premises, with a total lettable area of approximately 47,700 square metres. The properties are located in Lindängen, Malmö, and the acquisition will take place for an underlying property value of MSEK 795 (EUR 80M). The seller is Willhem and possession is due to be transferred on 1 March 2018.

2,000 Apartments in Växjö Sold

Sweden Sweden — Municipal Växjöbostäder divests 1,923 apartments to Nordhalla and Victoria Park for approximately SEK 1.5 billion (€158M).