Copenhagen & Frederiksberg development pipeline

Approx. 26,800 Planned Units of which 10,000 are Under Construction

Copenhagen & FrederiksbergThe subarea Copenhagen & Frederiksberg has been divided into the various city districts as illustrated on the map to the right.

Approx. 26,800 Planned Units in Copenhagen & Frederiksberg of which approx. 10,000 (37%) are Under Construction. Of the Planned Units approx. 25,800 (96%) are new constructions, while the remaining are conversions.

Amager West has the largest pipeline with approx. 6,000 Planned Units mainly attributed to the development of Ørestad with projects such as Bellakvarter comprising approx. 1,000 Planned Units.

Following Amager West, the city districts with the largest pipelines are Vesterbro, Sydhavnen, Brønshøj-Husum and Valby with projects and development areas such as Jernbanebyen, Carlsberg Byen, Sluseholmen, Teglholmen, Enghave Brygge, Bryggens Bastion and Grønttorvet.

Overview of included areas and Planned Units

The 10 largest investors/developers by total number of Planned Units are shown to the left.

The majority of all investors/developers’ Planned Units are located in the city district Vesterbro.

Combined, the 10 largest investors/developers account for 14,400 units corresponding to approx. 55% of the total Planned Units in the subarea Copenhagen & Frederiksberg.

Most of the largest 10 investors/developers have the majority of their residential development exposure in Vesterbro, Amager West, Sydhavnen and Tingbjerg.

10 largest investors/developers by Planned Units

Development timeline
The development timeline of the Planned Units by estimated completion year is shown to the right.

Almost all Planned Units with expected completion in 2022 are currently Under Construction. From 2023 to 2025 approx. 11,500 units are estimated to be constructed. Approx. 47% of the pipeline with estimated completion from 2023 to 2025 is currently Under Construction.

A large part of the remaining units with estimated completion in 2026 or later comprise development projects in early planning stages and areas and projects requiring new zoning plans or other municipal approval before construction can commence.

Units by estimated completion year


Jacob Kjær
Partner & Head of Denmark
+45 30 10 24 08

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