Stable trend for Hufvudstaden

Interim Report, January - September 2003 Stable trend for Hufvudstaden · Profit after tax amounted to SEK 294.5 million (274.2). · Concluded tax audit gives positive tax effect of SEK 60 million. · Excluding costs for special projects, gross profit from property management increased by 3.8 per cent to SEK 566.8 million (546.3). · Net sales for the Group amounted to SEK 1,006.2 million (1,005.9). · The rental vacancy level, excluding the property project Norrmalmstorg 1, was 6.3 per cent (6.7 at the turn of the year). Vacancies are expected to increase during the remainder of the year. · Profit per share was SEK 1.41 (1.30). Stockholm, October 24, 2003 HUFVUDSTADEN AB (publ) Ivo Stopner President Enclosure: Interim report January - September 2003 For further information, please contact Ivo Stopner, President, or Magnus Jacobson, CFO, telephone +46 (0)8-762 90 00. ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/10/24/20031024BIT00750/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/10/24/20031024BIT00750/wkr0002.pdf http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/10/24/20031024BIT00750/wkr0003.doc Interim Report Jan-Sep 2003 http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/10/24/20031024BIT00750/wkr0004.pdf Interim Report Jan-Sep 2003

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Hufvudstaden provides office and retailing premises in prime locations in Stockholm and Gothenburg. The Company was founded in 1915 and is today one of Sweden's largest listed property companies and one of the strongest brands in the country in the property sector.