Presentation: DISTRICT SOUTH
Feel the soul of Söder
Söder City is a vibrant, subcultural citypearl and is known for its delicacies from all around the world. Here you can buy fresh fruits and vegetables at the daily farmer’s market, continue your grosseryshopping in the unique food boutiques here or enjoy one of the unique restaurants in the area. Söder City is directly connected to the university area and is also part of the urban development project H +.
Söder is home to around 900 companies, 7 800 people works in the area. The largest employers are IKEA, Länsförsäkringar, Folksam and the City of Helsingborg.
It lives around 12 000 people here and is also home to a majority of the students at Campus Helsingborg, which could be one of the reasons for explaining that the area has the lowest average age in Helsingborg. Read more about the district here (in Swedish)
A selection of ongoing projects:
Midroc’s new district, Metropol, becomes a living neighborhood with many faces. The Metropol district consists of a total of 79 apartments, 4,000 m2 office, 1100 m2 of shops and a hotel, Radisson Blu, with 205 rooms and 8 meeting rooms including a carpark with 117 parking spaces under the hotel.
Radisson Blu Hotel Metropol is ideally located in the city center and on Söder with 205 rooms and suites and 8 conference rooms. The conference and event facility will be able to hold events for up to 200 guests. The hotel’s unique design will have elements from Helsingborg’s cultural and design heritage by drawing inspiration from the leather, stone, wood and tile industry.
Söderpunkten, a new shopping mall, will be a strong and vibrant center for the inner city population. It shall serve as a convenient complement to the pleasurable shopping along Kullagatan, as well as the effective large shoppingcenter Väla Center.
The shopping mall, Söderpunkten, is under a total renovation and expansion, a total of about 15 000 square meters of commercial space and approximately 260 parking spaces. The mall will offer entertainment, food and beverages, restaurants and cafes and also diversed retailshops.
Helsingborgs’ student quarter
With 160 newly built student apartments across the Furutorps park and next door to the new student union building on Söder. Perfect downtown location then with just a few minutes’ bicycle path to the University and Helsingborg central Station and the bus stop outside the door.