€151b heading for European living sectors
Investors in the student housing, multifamily and seniors housing markets across Europe are planning to significantly increase their exposure and activity over the next five years, according to Knight Frank in its European Living Sectors Investor Survey.
Surveying 44 institutional investors currently active in the European Living sectors who together have €70 billion ($70.4 billion) in residential assets under management across the continent, Knight Frank found that collectively the respondents planned to commit an additional €151 billion ($151.7 billion) into the European Living sectors by 2027. This represents a 115 percent projected increase compared to the amount currently invested.
According to Knight Frank, 75 percent planned to “significantly increase” their total investment over the next five years, with one-quarter (25 percent) confirming that this would represent a doubling of current investment volumes.
Knight Frank found that 32 perc