Conficap acquires high value property in Helsinki city centre2.10.2019
Conficap Oy will acquire the entire share capital of the property Kiinteistö Oy Kalevankatu 9 A from an international investor and its Finnish partners, who are represented by Cobbleyard Real Estate Oy.
The five-story building was completed in 1904 and represents the Jugend (Art Nouveau) style of architecture. It was designed by architect Mauritz Gripenberg, whose perhaps best-known work is Villa Elfvik in Espoo. The building has been carefully renovated over the years, respecting the building’s history, and is in excellent condition.
The high value property is located in one of Helsinki's most central locations. In the immediate vicinity of Kalevankatu 9 are such city landmarks as the Hotel Torni and the Stockmann department store.
Conficap acquires fourth office property in connection with the Juju Business Campus in Pitäjänmäki19.9.2019
Conficap Oy acquiries a property in Pitäjänmäki, Helsinki, from Pegasos Real Estate Ky. The property, Kiinteistö Oy Hiomotie 6, is located in the Pitäjänmäki business area, where Conficap already owns three office buildings at the addresses Hiomotie 8, Takomotie 8 and Kornetintie 3. Together, the properties form an integrated unit, known as the Juju business campus.
The Juju business campus is located within walking distance of the Pitäjänmäki and Valimo train stations. Two stations on the upcoming Raide-Jokeri line will be located at their nearest within 100 meters of the properties. There is also a particularly abundant number of parking spaces alongside the buildings for users and their guests.
Petteri Puumalainen appointed as Real Estate Manager16.9.2019
Petteri Puumalainen (43) has been appointed as Real Estate Manager at Conficap Oy, starting from September 16, 2019. He will be responsible for managing and leasing Conficap's logistics properties. In his role, Puumalainen will report to Atte Köykkä, Director, Real Estates.
Puumalainen will switch over to Conficap from its subsidiary Are Oy, where he has worked since 2003 as an Account Manager, HVAC expert, Service Manager and Maintenance Technician. Before starting at Are Oy, Puumalainen worked in property maintenance roles for, among others, ISS Facility Services and SOL Services.
Conficap acquires two logistics properties in Herttoniemi, Helsinki – Logistics centre in Poland receives new owner29.8.2019
Conficap Oy is expanding its property portfolio by acquiring two logistics properties in Herttoniemi, Helsinki. The company signed the property deal with the seller Hartela on 28 August 2019. The properties at the addresses Sorvaajankatu 13 and 15 were built in 1973 and 1991, and their leasable area is 13,972 sqm in total. The properties have several tenants whose current lease agreements will continue as normal.
At the same time, Conficap sold its logistics centre in Łódź, Poland, thus giving up its direct property ownerships abroad. The property serves as the premises of the Finnish HVAC and wholesale business Onninen, which was sold by Onvest, the predecessor of Conficap, to Kesko in 2016. The buyer in the deal that was realised in the summer is the tenant of the property, Onninen Polska, which is owned by Kesko Oyj.
Maarit Toivonen elected as the chairperson of the Vantaa Pops Orchestra2.4.2019
Vantaa Pops Orchestra (Vantaan orkesteri ry) elected Maarit Toivanen as its chairperson at the annual meeting on March 26, 2019.
Conficap Oy, a family company managed by Toivanen, has cooperated with the orchestra for two generations. As Toivanen has returned to Finland from Portugal, she now has the time and the opportunity to be a part of developing the activities of the orchestra that she has always supported.
Conficap’s first year has been a time for building and retargeting operations25.3.2019
Conficap Group’s first accounting period comprises the last eight months of 2018. The net sales for this period amounted to EUR 269.6 million. The period’s operating result amounted to EUR 5.7 million, including the capital gains from the sale of a property in Sweden (EUR 11.3 million).
Conficap’s Group Review published15.3.2019
The Conficap Group Review 2018 is now published. The family company Conficap went into business on May 2018, and the Group's first financial year covers the last eight months of 2018.
Conficap office has moved to new premises in Kamppi, Helsinki11.2.2019
Conficap’s office has moved from Tikkurila, Vantaa to the center of Helsinki. From February 11, 2019, the new premises are located in the district of Kamppi in Helsinki, in an office building known as Autotalo.
Conficap acquires two well-known properties in Turku and Raisio24.1.2019
Conficap Oy acquires Torinkulma property in Turku and a property known as Lasikuutio (“Glass cube”) in Raisio.
Conficap acquires helicopter pilot training facility in Aviapolis, Vantaa11.1.2019
Conficap acquires a helicopter pilot training facility in the vicinity of Helsinki Airport. The tenant of the property is Coptersafety Oy, which is one of the world’s leading helicopter pilot training organizations. The sellers of the property consist of a group of private individuals who work in the field of helicopter pilot training.
Finland’s leading technical building services company Are expands into Sweden18.12.2018
Finnish family business Are expands into Sweden by acquiring the leading plumbing contracting and servicing company in the Göteborg area, Kungälvs Rörläggeri. The acquisition and the addition of 240 professionals will make Are a significant technical building services company in the Göteborg area. Are is part of the Conficap Group.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019!14.12.2018
Conficap acquires 48.000 square meters of logistics space in the Helsinki metropolitan area30.11.2018
Conficap acquires three logistics properties located in the Helsinki metropolitan area from a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments.
Conficap sells its logistics center in Örebro, Sweden28.11.2018
Conficap Oy sells its logistics center in Örebro, Sweden to a professional investor club. The contract has been signed on November 26, 2018, and the acquisition will be completed by the end of 2018.
Conficap appoints Marko Häikiö as CFO8.11.2018
Marko Häikiö has been appointed as the CFO of Conficap Oy effective November 26, 2018. Häikiö holds a Master of Science degree in Economics.
Conficap acquires 33.000 squaremeters of office space in Pitäjänmäki18.10.2018
Conficap acquires three office properties located in Pitäjänmäki, Helsinki from a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments.
Conficap acquires real estate at Vuorikatu 20 in Helsinki city centre22.8.2018
Conficap has acquired an office building in the centre of Helsinki, close to the Central Railway Station (in the district of Kaisaniemi) from an international institutional investor.
Maarit Toivanen to become Conficap’s CEO12.6.2018
The CEO of the family-owned company Conficap is to change. Maarit Toivanen, Chair of the company’s Board of Directors and owner, undertakes also the duties of CEO, effective August 1st, 2018.
Onvest Oy has been demerged on April 30th, 20182.5.2018
In the fall of 2017, the owners of the family owned company Onvest Oy decided to demerge the company’s business into two separate companies. The demerge was completed on April 30th, 2018. The two founded companies are Conficap Oy and Onvest Oy.
Onvest Oy will be divided into two new companies11.10.2017
Onvest Oy’s owners have agreed on transactional arrangement where Onvest Oy is going to demerge into two new companies to be founded.