Varia US Properties AG expands its portfolio

Varia US Properties AG announced today that it has already closed its first three transactions after the capital increase of December 2016 in a continuous effort to deploy the new equity of CHF 127.7 million. Varia expects the full deployment of the net IPO proceeds by the end of June,

Full exercise of over-allotment option

Varia US Properties AG announced today that Bank Vontobel AG, acting on behalf of the Company, has fully exercised the over-allotment option of its initial public offering (“IPO”) of 464,562 new shares at the offer price of CHF 35 per share. In total, 3,561,636 new shares were sold in the

Varia US Properties AG lists on SIX Swiss Exchange

Strong demand for Varia shares from Swiss and international institutional as well as domestic private investors oversubscribing offered shares. Overall, a total of 3,097,074 offered shares have been issued at the offer price of CHF 35. Assuming the over-allotment option of up to 464,562 shares will be exercised in full,

Strong demand from existing and new shareholders in launched IPO

1,649,078 from the up to 3,097,074 new shares that shall be issued in an ordinary capital increase of the Company have been underwritten at the fixed price of CHF 35 by eligible existing shareholders exercising their pre-emptive rights to subscribe for new shares. This number equals to a take-up ratio

Roadshow video

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Varia US Properties AG plans IPO and listing on SIX Swiss Exchange

Varia’s portfolio was valued at USD 301 million by Colliers International as of 30 June 2016 and consisted of 39 properties with approximately 5,000 residential units located in 14 US states. The Company generated total income (excluding income from fair value adjustments) of USD 18.9 million and an operating profit

Acquisition of Woodland Manor

On April 1st, 2016, Varia US Properties AG acquired through its subsidiary Varia US Tulsa LLC 95% of a 305-unit Senior LIHTC property in Tulsa, in the state of Oklahoma. The purchase cost is USD 17.438 million.

Acquisition of the Ariston Fund

On February 23rd, Varia US Properties AG acquired 100% of the shares of the Ariston Opportunity Fund LLC, a Bahamas fund holding 23 properties in the US. Those properties were initially acquired thanks to the sponsorship of Peak Capital Partners for the former owners of the Fund. Peak accepted to

Second Capital Increase

Varia US Properties AG successfully achieved its second capital increase on February 3rd, 2016. This additional equity shall allow the company to acquire all the shares of the Ariston Fund, a Bahamas fund that owes 26 residential assets in the United States.

Acquisition of the Florida Portfolio

On December 13, 2015 and according to previous announcement, Varia US Properties AG has secured the acquisition of a portfolio of 13 properties in Florida for a total acquisition cost of USD 75 million. The portfolio is spread between the Orlando region, Jacksonville, Daytona and Pensacola. It comprises 1’686 units

New Board Members Elected

On the General Assembly of December 4, 2015, the shareholders of Varia US Properties AG elected as new board members: – Dany Roizman, external asset manager – Alexander Leviant, asset manager in the US – Thomas Prajer, CEO of Swiss Finance of Property, Zürich

First Capital Increase

Varia US Properties AG successfully achieved its first capital increase on November 12, 2015. This additional equity shall allow the Company to acquire a portfolio of assets in Florida.

Varia US Properties Formation

Varia US Properties AG was formed on September 28, 2015. Its head office is based in Zug, Switzerland. The corporate goal is to invest on the US real estate market. The founder and initial board members are: – Jaume Sabater, CEO of Stoneweg SA, in Geneva – Taner Alicehic, CEO