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Northern Horizon buys Danish aged care home portfolio

Northern Horizon buys Danish aged care home portfolio

Northern Horizon is acquiring a portfolio of six care homes and linked assets from NREP in what will be Denmark’s largest care home transaction to date. In addition to the care homes, the portfolio includes two kindergartens, 23 senior living units and the assets are a mix of new space and buildings under construction. “The … Continue reading Northern Horizon buys Danish aged care home portfolio

One of the healthcare properties just acquired in Flanders

First healthcare acquisitions in Benelux for BNP Paribas REIM

BNP Paribas Real Estate Investment Management Belgium announced yesterday it has acquired from Baltisse Real Estate five healthcare properties in Flanders with a total area of 33,000 sq m and a combined capacity of 510 beds. Four of the properties are located close to three major cities – Brussels, Antwerp and Ghent – while the … Continue reading First healthcare acquisitions in Benelux for BNP Paribas REIM

Belgian firm Care Property Invest acquired a facility at Skibbereen, Ireland, in January.

Irish care sector jumps hurdles to post record 2022 volumes

The Irish Nursing Home market saw record investment in 2022 despite the challenges faced by the operators in the sector, according to CBRE research. According to the report, Irish Nursing Home Market Owners, Operators, Investment, these challenges included steeply rising energy costs, rent increases linked to CPI, alongside growing labour shortages and staff costs.  According … Continue reading Irish care sector jumps hurdles to post record 2022 volumes

assisted living development in Saarbrücken

Saarbrücken assisted living buy broadens spread for AIF fund

Alternative investment fund specialist AIF Capital Group has acquired an assisted living development in Saarbrücken, Germany from the developer, IFA Gesellschaft für Immobilien. The planned residential quarter, known as Am Anger, has been bought for the open healthcare fund AIF Fürsorge I which now has nine assets. AIF stated that the acquisition will diversify the … Continue reading Saarbrücken assisted living buy broadens spread for AIF fund

Skibbereen Residential Care Centre which Care Property Invest acquired earlier in January for €7.5 million.

Care Property Invest share offer raises €111m enabling growth

Begian listed healthcare property investor Care Property Invest has raised almost €111 million after a public offering of new shares and a private placement of scrips. The €12 per new share issue price represented a 20% discount to the €16 closing price on 10 January 2023. Investors subscribed to more than 5.9 million new shares, … Continue reading Care Property Invest share offer raises €111m enabling growth

Axa IM Alts makes Spanish healthcare debut in Zaragosa

Axa IM Alts makes Spanish healthcare debut in Zaragosa

AXA IM Alts has made its first investment into the Spanish healthcare market. The debut investment, on behalf of clients, comprises the development of a healthcare complex in Zaragoza, Spain. The planned project (CGI pictured above) will create a 12,600 sq m state-of-the-art health facility in Zaragoza, which is the capital of Spain’s Aragon region. … Continue reading Axa IM Alts makes Spanish healthcare debut in Zaragosa

Osaka: One of Japan’s four largest cities. [Image: Nomadic Julien/Unsplash]

Axa IM Alts makes €156m first foray into Japanese care homes

Axa IM Alts has made its first investment in the Japanese care home market with a €156 million portfolio acquisition. The company has acquired a portfolio of 15 nursing homes located in Tokyo, Osaka and Aichi, three of Japan’s four largest cities, with significant aging and affluent populations. Axa IM Alts paid €156 million (¥21.9 … Continue reading Axa IM Alts makes €156m first foray into Japanese care homes

Senior housing & healthcare session at Expo Real

EXPO Real: Interest rate hikes halt Senior housing deals

Demographic fundamentals underpin future demand but current market conditions have brought transactions to a standstill, experts agreed at Real Asset Media’s Senior Housing & Healthcare briefing, which took place yesterday at the International Investors Lounge at EXPO Real. “Investors are not able to pay the same prices, as rising interest rates are making financing more … Continue reading EXPO Real: Interest rate hikes halt Senior housing deals