After that another large project in the Nordics was decided, MG Real Estate's Anton Van Vlerken want to acquire more land.

MG Real Estate’s Next Investment Target

Nordic — The global real estate company MG Real Estate has secured its first major project in Sweden. Anton Van Vlerken, Chief Country Officer Netherlands and Nordics, tells Nordic Property News why the major project in Malmö attracts and which country they target next.
Copenhagen Business School, Petter Stordalen's Nordic Choice Hotels and National Library of Norway are among the largest tenants in the major real estate companies.

Here Are the Major Companies’ Largest Tenants

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists the largest tenants in the major real estate companies on the Nordic stock exchange.
Sanne Wall-Gremstrup.

New MD for Schmidt Hammer Lassen

Denmark Denmark — Sanne Wall-Gremstrup has been named Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects’ new Managing Director.
Scandic to divest hotel in Lahti.

Scandic to Divest Hotel in Lahti

Finland Finland — Scandic has signed an agreement to divest the hotel operations of Scandic Lahti to Greenstar Hotel Oy. The buyer will take over the operations of the hotel, which has 139 rooms, on August 1, 2019.

JM Sells in Värmdö

Sweden Sweden — JM sells property in Värmdö outside Stockholm.
Einar Thorsteinsson guide us throw the Icelandic real estate market.

The Forgotten Nordic Country – Why Iceland Stands Alone

Nordic — Einar Thorsteinsson, CFO at Iceland's largest commercial real estate company Reitir, gives an insight into the Icelandic real estate market and tells Nordic Property News about how large the international interest is and which segments are the most attractive ones.
Erik Selin and Hans Wallenstam have a clear view on the Nordic property market.

The Investment Focus of the Real Estate Profiles

Nordic — Erik Selin, CEO at Balder, and Hans Wallenstam, CEO at Wallenstam, on new investment opportunities in the UK and Germany, which housing reforms are needed and whether residential developers risk going bankrupt.
Gothenburg skyline.

Why Housing Investments in Sweden will Decrease

Sweden Sweden — Robert Boije, Chief Economist at Swedish mortgage bank SBAB, on why a new real estate crisis in the 90s will not be repeated and why the Swedish Central Bank's analysis is wrong.
Ilija Batljan.

SBB Acquires Finnish Portfolio for EUR 142M

Finland Finland — Swedish Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget acquires the second largest healthcare portfolio in Finland ever. The portfolio comprises 48 properties and the transaction prices is EUR 142M. The seller is EQ.
Wihlborgs sells the property Landsdomaren 6 in Lund to Intea.

Wihlborgs Divests in Lund

Sweden Sweden — Wihlborgs signed an agreement to sell the Landsdomaren 6 property in Lund encompassing a total of 27,500 sqm of lettable area to Intea for SEK 1.4 billion (EUR 133M).

Areim Leases 5,000 sqm to Convendum

Sweden Sweden — Convendum leases 5,000 sqm on Kungsholmen in Stockholm from Areim. In the property Brädstapeln Convendum will open up their 14th of 20 planned locations in Sweden.
NREP's Jani Nokkanen looks forward to more business in Finland.

“All Nordic Markets Have Heated in Recent Years”

Finland Finland — NREP’s CIO Jani Nokkanen tells Nordic Property News about the major divestment to EQ, how the JV with the Finnish real estate profiles came up and why the Nordic real estate market is hotter than ever.
Chaim Katzman (Citycon), Niels Jacobsen (Jeudan) and Siri Hatlen (Entra).

The Highest Paid Chairmen in 2018

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the wages of the Chairmen in the largest Nordic real estate companies on the stock exchange.
The retail park Bredis in Espoo and Samuel Granvik.

Why the Micro Locations in Finland Attracts EQ

Finland Finland — EQ Commercial Properties acquired four properties from NREP – in three different areas in Finland. Samuel Granvik, Investment Director at EQ, on the benefits of the areas and how much they want to acquire in 2019.
Elias Söderström, Jonatan Westerblom and Tobias Rönnberg.

Citycon Strenghtens Their Team

Sweden Sweden — Tobias Rönnberg, Elias Söderström and Jonatan Westerblom have been appointed as Leasing Managers at Citycon. All will work on leasing the commercial premises in Citycon's nine Swedish shopping centers, in close cooperation with the central administration.

Bonava Appoints New SVP for Processes and Technology

Nordic — Residential developer Bonava has appointed Carl Rietz as Senior Vice President for the new Group function Processes & Technology, with the responsibility to transform design and technology in order to increase productivity.
Henrik Saxborn.

Castellum Reports Strong Increase in Rental Income

Sweden Sweden — Swedish real estate giant Castellum shows up strong Q1 figures.
Marcel Kokkeel (resigned CEO, Citycon), Per W. Hallgren (Jeudan) and Henrik Saxborn (Castellum).

The Highest Paid CEOs in 2018…

Nordic — Nordic Property News presents the wages of the CEOs in the largest Nordic real estate companies on the stock exchange.
Which company pays best to its employees?

…and This Company Pays Best to its Employees

Nordic — Nordic Property News lists the best average salaries in the listed real estate companies in the Nordics.

EQ Acquires from NREP

Finland Finland — EQ Commercial Properties has acquired four properties from NREP for EUR 74M.

Lowest Construction Volume in Sweden since 2015

Sweden Sweden — Construction activity in Sweden has clearly lost momentum and the new and extension volume for the full year 2018 was the lowest since 2015, according to Industrifakta.

SBB Has Successfully Issued a EUR 300M Perpetual Bond

Sweden Sweden — Samhällsbyggnadsbolaget i Norden has successfully issued a EUR 300M perpetual hybrid bond in the European debt capital markets.
"We are in daily negotiations with partners and we will return when these are ready," says Ola Serneke about the current status of Karlatornet.

How the Construction Giant will Bounce Back

Sweden Sweden — The Swedish construction giant Serneke has conquered a lot of land lately and will build the highest tower in the Nordic region, but showed poor results in the Q1 report. The founder and CEO Ola Serneke tells Nordic Property News why it looks the way it does, why investors do not have to worry and gives the latest update on the Karlatornet.
Truls Cook Tollefsen is looking forward to own the DNB Bank HQ.

DNB Liv on the Blockbuster Acquisition: “A Good Deal for Both of Us”

Norway Norway — DNB Liv's CFO Truls Cook Tollefsen explains why they could not resist the acquisition of DNB Bank's headquarters and why the purchase has nothing to do with the fact that it was the company's bank department that houses there.

NREP Establishes a Joint Venture for Developing Multifunctional Facilities in Growth Centers

Finland Finland — NREP has agreed to set up Aktiivihallit Ky together with experienced real estate professionals Tapani Piri and Jukka Torvinen. Aktiivihallit Ky aims to invest and develop flexible multifunctional properties, especially for production and storage.