Interest in U.S. healthcare real estate is at an all-time high and this “alternative” sector for institutional real estate investors is now on its way to going mainstream.
The Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) asset class in Australia is set to significantly sharpen its yield in the next three years.
An ageing population coupled with an under supply of facilities is increasing the demand for more hospital beds in the Middle East.
Student housing is fast becoming recognized as an asset class with tremendous and growing potential in India.
Australia’s healthcare sector has emerged as the leader of the pack amongst the real estate sector’s alternative asset classes.
Alternative assets have experienced spectacular growth since 2010, with research from JLL showing global investment volumes for the sector reached a record high in 2016.
Equity funds and investment managers have tripled their investment in alternative real estate assets -such as student housing and data centres – in the last five years.
Investors are increasingly turning to alternatives in the hunt for asset diversification.