04.02.2015

Starwood Capital have done the largest deal in Scandinavia with a value of NOK 11 billion (US$1.4 billion). Colliers International co-advised on the Norwegian part of this deal.

The acquisition includes a collection of 27 properties in Norway, consisting of office (58% of the portfolio), retail (28%), logistics/industrial (9%), hotel (1%) and other (2%) assets totaling 215,000 square meters (2.314M square feet) of gross leasable area, as well as DNB NOR Eiendomsinvest I ASA’s management platform.

”The economic fundamentals of this region are very solid, and population growth coupled with low vacancy rates makes this a very interesting market for Starwood Capital Group,” said Mr. Zsolt Kohalmi, Head of European Acquisitions at Starwood Capital Group.

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