YIT starts the construction of its last apartment building in Kalevanrinne city block, Tampere, Finland

YIT Corporation Investor News March 29, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.


YIT starts the construction of an apartment building project in Kalevanrinne, Tampere, Finland. The project is Asunto Oy Tampereen Topaasi with over 60 apartments to be sold. The total value of the project is approximately EUR 14 million, and the start-ups are recorded in the order backlog in the first quarter. The project is estimated to be completed in February 2018.

Tampereen Topaasi is YIT’s last project in the modern city block of Kalevanrinne, with an excellent location next to the light railway to be constructed. The complex of YIT in Kalevanrinne consists of two city blocks with altogether seven buildings and approximately 480 apartments. The first project was started in March 2015. In addition to good bus connections and light traffic network, the location is well surrounded by shops and recreation services. The Topaasi apartments are currently at the pre-marketing stage. Read more about the project on YIT’s Homes website (in Finnish).

For further information, please contact:

Hanna Jaakkola, Vice President, Investor Relations, YIT Corporation, tel. +358 40 5666 070, hanna.jaakkola@yit.fi   

Ilkka Kääriäinen, Area Director, YIT Construction Ltd., Tampere and Pohjanmaa, tel. +358 40 519 5953, ilkka.kaariainen@yit.fi


Hanna Jaakkola
Vice President, Investor Relations

Distribution: Nasdaq Helsinki, major media, www.yitgroup.com

YIT creates better living environment by developing and constructing housing, business premises, infrastructure and entire areas. Our vision is to bring more life in sustainable cities. We want to focus on caring for customer, visionary urban development, passionate execution and inspiring leadership. Our growth engine is urban development involving partners. Our operating area covers Finland, Russia, the Baltic countries, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland. In 2016, our revenue amounted to nearly EUR 1.8 billion, and we employ about 5,300 employees. Our share is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. www.yitgroup.com