Friday, 24 April 2015
Skanska sells office property in Malmö, Sweden, for €35.2 mln (SE)
Skanska has signed a contract with SPP Fastigheter regarding transfer of the office property Österport 7 in Malmö. The deal is implemented as a corporate transaction where the purchase price is based on an underlying property value of SEK 330 mln (approx. €35.2 mln). The transaction is booked in the second quarter of 2015 and with property access May 4, 2015.
The property is the first in Europe to have received LEED certification on Platinum level for existing buildings and Österport won Sweden Green Building Award in the category for existing buildings in 2012. The building is also environmentally certified according to EU Green Building and won Scandinavian Green Roof Association's first prize in 2011 for its roof gardens.
Skanska Commercial Development Nordic initiates and develops property projects in offices, logistics, business premises and commercial buildings. The company’s operations are concentrated in the three metropolitan regions in Sweden, the Copenhagen region in Denmark, the Oslo region in Norway, as well as Helsinki in Finland. The development of logistics and volume retail properties is conducted in strategic locations in Sweden, Denmark and Finland.