(ČIA) The development company Skanska will enter the rental housing segment. The daily E15 writes that the group will build its first multifunctional complex. Its residential branch Skanska Reality will be involved in the originally office project Port 7, which is already being built by the affiliate company Skanska Property in Holešovice, Prague. The director of Skanska Reality, Petr Michálek, specified that two towers intended for rental housing will be built in the immediate vicinity of the office buildings. The project will have over 150 apartments. Skanska expects to sell it to a pre-arranged institutional investor upon completion. P. Michálek added that the selection of a partner who will take over the buildings, manage them and rent them will take place through a tender in 1H 2022. According to him, Skanska already perceives interest from local and international investors.