Hemfosa has signed an agreement to acquire a portfolio of 11 properties in Sweden, five of which are leaseholds, at an underlying property value of MSEK 875. About 60 percent of the rental value is derived from publicly funded tenants, of which the largest tenant is Kunskapsskolan. Six of the properties in the portfolio are community service properties. Properties in Stockholm Municipality account for about 50 percent of the rental value.

The 11 properties being acquired from Kaupthing ehf. and are located in Stockholm, Järfälla, Södertälje, Gävle, Norrköping and Landskrona. The total leasable area is approximately 80,000 sqm and comprises office and school premises. The total rental value is about MSEK 92, of which properties in Stockholm account for about half of this amount. The largest tenants are Kunskapsskolan, Colly Company, the Swedish Migration Agency, the Swedish Employment Service and Norrköping Municipality.  

The average lease is 3.2 years and the economic leasing rate is 85 percent. 

Possession of the properties will be taken today, December 1, 2016. 

“We are delighted to have acquired this large portfolio of properties, which represents a good match for Hemfosa. Through this transaction, we are adding further community service properties containing schools and governmental bodies to our portfolio, while it also provides us with the opportunity to add value to properties in prime locations through investments in close cooperation with our tenants,” says Stina Lindh Hök, Head of Transactions at Hemfosa.  

For further information, please contact: 

Stina Lindh Hök, Head of Transactions, [email protected], mobile +46 70 577 18 85, office +46 8 448 04 80