2014-05-22 06:30Press release

Niam sells office property in Kista, Stockholm

Niam will sell the office property Blåfjäll 1 in Kista, just north of Stockholm, Sweden, to AXA Real Estate on behalf of ERAFP (Etablissement Retraite Aditionnelle de la Fonction Publique [1]). The property is fully let to Ericsson on a long lease agreement. The price will be approximately SEK 546 million (€60.7 million).

Stefan Albinsson, Niam Fund Manager, says,”Niam has modernized the premises and upgraded the installations to meet Ericsson’s high standards. Niam has also invested in a LEED certification for the property which made this deal possible. The market for investments is getting stronger and this deal shows that there is a great demand for Niam’s properties within every segment.”

For more information please contact: 
Johan Bergman, CEO, Niam AB  
+ 46 8 5175 85 95, johan.bergman@niam.se

Stefan Albinsson, Fund Manager, Niam AB
+ 46 8 5175 85 15, stefan.albinsson@niam.se

For further information about Niam, please contact: 
Jennifer Andersson, Head of Investor Relations & Business Development, Niam AB
+ 46 8 5175 85 59, jennifer.andersson@niam.se

[1]The French public service additional pension scheme.


Niam is the leading real estate private equity firm in Northern Europe and offers global institutions the opportunity to invest in the Nordic and Baltic property markets. Since inception in 1998, Niam has invested over €7 billion through its own funds or on behalf of its financial partners. Niam has a fully integrated investment team of 47 dedicated real estate professionals with experience across all major asset classes. The company is headquartered in Stockholm and has offices in Oslo, Helsinki and Copenhagen. For more information, please visit www.niam.se.

About Niam AB

Niam, founded in 1998, is a leading private equity real estate firm in Northern Europe. Our head office is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and we have local offices in the Nordic capital cities of Oslo, Helsinki and Copenhagen. Niam has one of the largest real estate teams specifically focused on the Nordic Region. We recognize that our core strength is our people and our success is dependent upon attracting and developing the top real estate professionals in the region. Simply stated…Niam is people. Niam strives to be the Partner of Choice for Nordic real estate. Our network encompasses strong relationships that extend over decades with leading global institutional investors, European banks, tenants, municipalities and the local community. Our top managers average over 26 years of direct real estate experience. It is this collection of knowledge that makes Niam the Partner of Choice.