Hyde has issued the sector’s largest ever long-dated own name bond at the lowest coupon seen for a deal of its kind.
Places for People (PfP) and investor Octopus Healthcare have launched a £200m retirement housing business.
Network Homes has taken £20m from the London Housing Bank to support the first Build to Rent (BTR) scheme under the funding initiative, on the condition rents are charged at 80 per cent of market rates.
Aldwyck Housing Group has taken a 16-year, £40m private placement with the Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC).
PfP Capital describes equity investment as ‘big but logical step’ and suggests PRS fund could be replicated across affordable, build to rent, student and retirement housing.
Finance director Susan Hickey talks to David Blackman about merger, Thamesmead and a housing investment fund