Construction of the new project is expected to occur by 2013 and the first occupancy 2014. The project consists of three centrally located neighborhood in Ursvik, close to natural and with good transport links to Sundbyberg and Stockholm City.
"For us, it is gratifying that through this business to establish ourselves in Sunderland is an attractive and expansive municipality in the Stockholm region. We really looking forward to participate in the further development of Ursvik together with the City of Sundbyberg, manager and agents," says Bengt
Öquist, Regional Ikano Bostad/Housing.
"I'm happy to Ikano Residential to choose Sunderland and Ursvik", says Sundbyberg Mayor Helen Hellmark Knutsson. They can be in a good way complement the new district with its philosophy of less expensive housing. To Ursvik to be an attractive district for all needed a good mix of homes in various shapes and price ranges.
This deal is an important part in the expansion of Ursvik, says Lennart Zachrisson the administrator. And it's funny that it was just Ikano, which is a sustainable and innovative player in the housing market.
Ursvik is Sundbybergs new town, which gradually built up of small houses, townhouses and apartments. When everything is ready, 2020 is available here for 12 000 new residents. While built 4000 jobs for commercial, office and other service. Ursvik is a joint project between the City of Sundbyberg, Big Ursvik, KB, NCC, Riksbyggen, HSB and Property AB manager.
For more information, contact:
Thomas Carlstrom, MD Bostad/Housing, 0383-76 36 56 0708-29 52 19,
tomas.carlstrom @ ikanobostaden.se
Bengt Öquist, Ikano Bostad/Housing, 08-675 02 83 070-344 02 83;
bengt.oquist @ ikanobostaden.se
Helene Hellberg Mark Knutson, Sundbyberg, 08-706 80 70, 0708-26 88 70,
helene.hellmark.knutsson @ sundbyberg.se
Lennart Zachrisson, manager, 070-549 87 51 08-706 91 16,
Lennart.zachrisson @ forvaltaren.se
IKANO Bostad/Housing activity is focused on project development and new housing with an emphasis on the Stockholm, the Sound and Gothenburg region. IKANO Bostad/Housing characterized by their ability to build good homes of high quality at a reasonable housing costs. IKANO Bostad/Housing AB is part of IKANO Properties who are a long-term property owners in retail, offices and residences, and is active in project production, management and improvement. IKANO properties belongs to the international IKANO. The group is owned by the Kamprad family. More information can be found at: www.ikanobostaden.se