Octopus Investments, part of Octopus Group, has added its 100th care home in its Octopus Healthcare Fund (OHF) portfolio, providing more than 7,000 quality care beds across the United Kingdom. Financial terms were not disclosed.
OHF invests in best-in-class care homes across the United Kingdom. The fund’s strategy is focused on two components of the U.K. healthcare real estate investment market: elderly care homes and specialist healthcare. The fund has contributed approximately 10 percent (1,553 beds) of all new high-quality care beds in the United Kingdom in the past three years, according to Octopus.
In related news, Octopus also achieved a five-star rating in GRESB, the sustainability benchmark for real estate and infrastructure investment. Octopus said OHF’s GRESB score underlines its commitment to sustainability considerations in care homes. In the 2023 results, OHF was awarded five stars and an overall score of 91/100, which puts OHF first in its peer group,