Real estate is a safe haven for investment, especially in difficult times. What counts is experience and strategic competence. Challenging circumstances often lead to creative solutions.
Although the new decade is only a few months old, it has already left its mark. Nevertheless, Swiss Life Asset Managers is optimistic about the future. It assumes that the dynamics of the European real estate market can give investors confidence.
The coronavirus pandemic is driving a boom in e-commerce. The market is now barely able to meet the demand for logistics property. To counteract this, more and more investors in Germany are working closely with project developers. Some investors are even developing their own real estate projects and transferring them directly to their investment vehicles.
Another topic in this issue of Insights is: Paris and London are competing for the image-rich title of "Best Investment Location." The Paris office market is experiencing a wave of innovation and is highly sought after by firms and investors.
Swiss Life Asset Managers also reports that institutional owners in Switzerland offer a sustainable rented apartment model – especially in times of rising rents.