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AMF to change office to Mood-block

AMF Fastigheter’s urban development strategy also contains the company itself. Now AMF moves its office into the block containing the Mood-mall and gets Regeringsgatan 59 as new adress. The office, covering 1700 square meters on two levels, is aimed to be a natural meeting place and center for employees and visitors. (more…)

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NRF sells four Swedish shopping centers

Cornerstone Nordic’s Nordic Retail Fund sells four shopping centers, covering 45 000 square meters, to an international joint venture. It’s Magasinet in Örnsköldsvik, Kulan in Karlskoga, Kvarnen in Mjölby and Axet in Nyköping which is divested.  (more…)

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Citycon to have 75 % of all shopping centers certified

Citycon has launched an extensive project to introduce BREAAM In-Use certification for its shopping centres. So far, a total of 16 shopping centres owned by Citycon and four managed by the company have been granted the BREEAM In-Use certificate. Of these, eight are located in Norway, four in Finland, three in Sweden and one in […]

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Gothenburg the new hotspot for retail establishment

2.4 million square meters of new retail space in shopping centers and retail areas are planned in Sweden. This represents 14 Mall of Scandinavia or like the entire e-commerce would be converted into physical retail. Especially great is the interest in Gothenburg, according to a survey of shopping centers and commercial areas carried out by […]

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AMF recruits new Head of business development

AMF Fastigheter has recruited Annelie Gullström to a newly created role as Head of business development with the mission to drive the company’s business development. ”External requirements and expectations means that we must constantly sharpen our offer and our products. Annelie will be a key figure in putting our ideas into commercially viable service,” says […]

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Citycon to sell off Baltic shopping centre

Finnish based shopping center company Citycon has signed an agreement to sell the Magistral shopping centre in Tallinn, Estonia, to the Baltic commercial property fund EfTEN Kinnisvarafond II AS. The purchase price is 24 million EUR. “This divestment is in line with Citycon’s strategy to focus on urban, grocery-anchored shopping centres in the Nordics and […]

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Apple to open state of the art flagship in Stockholm

Apple has found the location of its flagship store in Stockholm. The City of Stockholm is expected to provide the electronics giant permission to build a fully transparent store in Kungsträdgården, the large park in Stockholm city. “Stockholm is a fantastic city of innovation and we feel a great honor to have the opportunity to contribute […]

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Biltema targets small city locations

Swedish Biltema makes an impression wherever the chain opens a department store. Now two small Swedish municipalities, Nässjö and Avesta, has made an agreement with the chain. ”The important thing for us is that we can establish ourselves in a good position. We need to be where the traffic is,” says Anders Selfors, establishment manager, Biltema. […]

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Citycon expands organisation with eight new employees

After the acquisition of the Norwegian Sektor in July 2015 Citycon is now announcing that it employs eight people, including three operation engineers and a property technician in order to build its own operating organization. In addition, Citycon strengthens its Swedish organization with four specialists, all based in Kista. Joel Bjerking, formerly JLL, has been appointed […]

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Hufvudstaden recruits Board members from ICA and Axel Johnson

The main shareholder of property company Hufvudstaden, L E Lundbergföretagen AB, has announced that it intends to propose that Liv Forhaug and Fredrik Persson be elected as new members of the Board of Directors. It is also proposed that Claes Boustedt, Peter Egardt, Louise Lindh, Fredrik Lundberg, Sten Peterson, Anna-Greta Sjöberg and Ivo Stopner be […]

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Forum Helsinki sold to Sponda

Helsinki landmark and shopping center Forum is sold. Sponda buys all six properties including shopping center and office building. ”This acquisition is a perfect fit with our current strategy of increasing the share of shopping centres and office properties in our portfolio, while also increasingly focusing our property ownership on the prime area in Helsinki’s […]

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Stockholm premium shopping district to become construction site for 7 years

Sturegallerian, with adjacent buildings, in the middle of Stockholm’s best known entertainment och premium shopping district, can be demolished. The property owner plans a giant building project – for seven years. Now traders and politicians join together for massive protests. (more…)

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DHL to relocate all international customer service to Jönköping

DHL reorganizes its international customer service in Sweden – drops Helsingborg for Jönköping. DHL Freight centralizes its international customer service in Sweden to Jönköping. As a consequence, the 30 employees in Helsingborg will be given notice, including 20 people of permanent employment. In Jönköping, at least 15 new employees to be recruited. ”With a centralized customer service function in […]

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Strömpilen shopping centre to lose major chains to new Ikea centre

Several major brands are leaving the shopping center Strömpilen in Umeå. The reason is that they move to Ikea’s new shopping center south of town. “Our stores in the city and Ersboda have worked well but not Strömpilen,” says KappAhl’s Establishment Director Hans Jepson to Västerbotten-kuriren. (more…)

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After Norway exit – ICA to merge real estate companies

ICA Fastigheter and ICA Fastigheter Sverige will be merged. The merger of the Swedish operations is a natural step for the real estate on the grounds that the entire Norwegian property portfolio will be sold. In connection with the merger, Michael Johansson leaves role as CEO of ICA Fastigheter Sverige AB. Lena Boberg continues as CEO of […]

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Monica Soderberg

She is Unibail-Rodamco’s new Nordic Head of Leasing

Unibail-Rodamco has appointed Monica Söderberg as the new Head of Leasing in the Nordic region. Monica Söderberg has worked for Unibail-Rodamco since March 2014. Now, she will be responsible for leasing of the entire Nordic portfolio. Monica Söderberg has since March 2014 been working with leasing as Key Account Manager for Unibail-Rocamco responsible for some of its […]

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