Real estate

We offer space-efficient, functional and sustainable homes at affordable prices for people at all stages of life. We are a long-term property owner and housing developer. With care and commitment, we own and develop homes and neighbourhoods in Sweden and Denmark.
We are more than a housing company. We look for new ways to simplify our customers’ everyday lives and improve future living. We want to create healthy, sustainable and inclusive neighbourhoods where people feel at home.

2023 at a glance

No. of co-workers: 365
Turnover: 175 MEUR

Market value of properties and landbank: 2,056 MEUR

Our markets

Sweden: Gothenburg, Lund, Malmö, Stockholm, Uppsala, Västerås (operating under the Ikano Bostad brand).
Denmark: Copenhagen area (operating under the Ikano Bolig brand).

Our properties and projects

Apt./townhouses under construction: 852
Rental apt.: 6,978 (507,513 m2)
Nursing homes: 5 (337 apt, 25,271 m2)
Offices: 2 (24,823 m2)
Landbank: 76,000 m2
Building rights: 10,500 (all phases)

The year in brief

  • 2023 was a challenging year with increasing interest rates and low demand for new housing
  • 87 apartments/townhouses were sold
  • The demand for rental apartments remained high.
  • Conducted two downsizings where a total of 147 of our co-workers were made redundant
  • Worked to lower our emissions in a number of ways. For instance, through energy optimisation and by using building materials with less climate impact.
  • Finalised our first homes getting the Svanen certification, a well-known Nordic eco label
  • Carried out a ground-breaking project with the reuse of concrete elements
  • Increased the number of summer jobs for youths living in our areas
  • Continued our work with the Ikano Academy. Since 2014, we have helped 117 youths change their lives – from social exclusion to work or education.
  • Finalised a workplace strategy and two of our offices moved to new and improved locations. Our head office in Stockholm will move to a new location in 2024.
  • Was certified as a proactive workplace against alcohol and drug related problems

715 customers moved into their brand new homes (tenant owned and rentals)
45 %
of our management team are
of our co-workers took out their Social Day to help with a good cause