• Healthcare properties highly sought after as a defensive investment
  • In the first half of 2020, the transaction volume on the German investment market for healthcare properties increased to €888m 
  • Due to international travel restrictions amongst other things, German investors dominated the market in the second quarter with a share of 76%
  • With a share of 62%, care homes again proved to be the most important asset type
  • Due to investors’ strong appetite for this defensive asset class, the prime yield for care homes decreased to 4.25%.