11 June 2020
During this 1-hour webinar hosted by CBRE Healthcare & Social Infrastructures’ Josh Twelftree and Jimmy Tat ; we heard from a panel of industry experts on what is really going on in the child care market during these unpredictable times. 

The expert panel included: 
Adrian Fonseca  – Founder and Managing Director, Oxanda Education
Martyn Boyle – Director, Charter Keck Cramer
Marc Pallisco - Property Reporter and Real Estate Source 
Josh Twelftree – Senior Manager, CBRE Healthcare & Social Infrastructure  
Jimmy Tat – Head of Healthcare & Social Infrastructure Asian Capital & Advisory, CBRE

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  • Strong investor demand for child care real estate at present with my new buyers emerging looking for an alternative asset class
  • Long leases and government support are attractive attributes to a sector considered recession proof in the eyes of many investors
  • Returns for investments remain consistent across Australia with little to no yield differential between states
  • Operators are optimistic about the return of families to child care post COVID-19 with occupancy levels already similar to pre COVID-19
  • Government support will continue to feed into the industry as childcare is the back bone to the Australian economy, a true essential service
  • Banks are lending with aggressive LVR’s 
  • Operators are actively looking now for leasing opportunities and those that are more nimble are picking up the best sites as opposed to their competitors that are holding back

Flash Call Recording


Healthcare & Social Infrastructure: What’s really going on in the child care market?
11 June 2020

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