Investments in real estate
Direct real estate investments, %
Varma is a significant real estate investor in Finland. We let flats and a wide variety of business premises that meet the needs of companies of different sizes. We acquire new real estate both by constructing and buying properties. Varma’s real estate investments include, in addition to direct real estate investments, domestic and international real estate funds. The share of real estate investments in Varma’s investment portfolio was 9 per cent at the end of September 2015.
We own a total of around 2.0 million square metres of lettable property, of which more than half is office and business premises. Approximately 60 per cent of the real estate is located in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. Varma owns some 4,000 rental flats, 60 per cent of which are in the Helsinki Region.