- Rental income for the period January - March 2009 amounted to SEKm
669 (SEKm 605 corresponding period previous year).
- Income from property management improved by 17% to SEKm 262 (225),
equivalent to SEK 1.60 (1.37) per share.
- The changes in value on properties amounted to SEKm -397 (-171) and
on interest rate derivatives to SEKm -109 (-44).
- Net income after tax for the period amounted to SEKm -177 (9),
equivalent to SEK -1.08 (0.05) per share.
- The investments amounted to SEKm 298 (415).
- The total value of the properties amounted to SEKm 29,066 (29,165
at the end of previous year) with a loan to value ratio of 51% (50%).
Income from property management for the period, i.e. net income
excluding changes in value and tax, amounted to SEKm 262 (225),
equivalent to SEK 1.60 (1.37) per share. The improvement is 17% and
above all an effect of lower interest rates, but also higher rental
incomes and investments made have had a positive effect. The net
leasing amounted to SEKm -22 (25). During the period investments
totalling SEKm 298 (415) were made.
During the period, changes in value on properties and derivatives
amounted to, respectively, SEKm -397 (-171) and SEKm -109 (-44).
"The effect of the recession becomes more obvious with more
terminations and continued write downs on the properties, but we also
see lower interest rates" comments CEO Håkan Hellström. "The net
income from operations, i.e. income from property management, has
never been higher - over one billion on annual basis" adds Håkan
Enclosure: Interim Report January - March 2009
Castellum is one of the major listed real estate companies in Sweden.
The fair value of the real estate portfolio amounts to approx. SEK 29
billion, and comprises premises for office, retail, warehouse and
industrial purposes. The real estate portfolio is owned and managed
by six wholly owned subsidiaries with strong local roots in five
growth regions: Greater Gothenburg, the Öresund Region, Greater
Stockholm, Mälardalen and Eastern Götaland. Castellum is listed on
NASDAQ OMX Stockholm AB Large Cap.
For further information, please contact
Håkan Hellström, CEO, phone +46 31 60 74 00 / mobile +46 705-60 74 56
Ulrika Danielsson, Finance Director, phone +46 31 60 74 00 / mobile +
46 706-47 12 61
or visit www.castellum.se
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