Norwegian Property is a fully integrated corporate real estate company. Our philosophy is about creating engaging meeting places that provide solid ground for developing relationships between people and the environment. This philosophy characterises our business that involves development, administration, daily operation and maintenance of our properties centrally located in Oslo and Stavanger.
Aker Brygge is a popular meeting place for shopping, dining, and entertainment. As many as 12 million visitors a year make Aker Brygge Norway´s biggest destination. Aker Brygge is west of Pipervika, an arm of the Oslofjord, on the former shipyard of Akers Mekaniske Verksted, which was shut down in 1982. Before the shipyard was established there in 1854, the area was known as Holmen. It was an old yard where some industrial corporations established, and a suburban establishment grew in the early 19th century.
Aker Brygge is the furthermost pier in its full length. Oslo City Hall with its characteristic twin towers. The area consists of a shopping center with shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, a cinema, office space, and apartments. Aker Brygge is served by the Aker Brygge tram station. Additionally, there is a small boat harbour, and a terminal for the ferries to Nesodden.
Tjuvholmen is sticking out from Aker Brygge into the Oslofjord. The shipyard Akers Mekaniske Verksted in the mid 19th century, who planned to build a drydock there.
The area have approximately 1,200 apartments and it is part of the Fjord City urban renewal program. This program has seen the opening of several art galleries, amongst them the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art and the Gallery Haaken.