JLL advises MVH-Kiinteistöt in the sale of a prime healthcare portfolio to Aedifica
A portfolio of seven healthcare properties
HELSINKI, December 11, 2020 – MVH-Kiinteistöt Oy has sold a portfolio of seven healthcare properties, providing capacity to 171 residents and a gross lettable area of approximately 7,700 sq m, to Hoivatilat Oyj. Hoivatilat Oyj is part of Aedifica Group, a Belgian healthcare real estate company with a portfolio of more than 470 sites across Europe. The total purchase price is EUR 26.5 million.
The properties are located in six Finnish cities and are fully occupied with long lease agreements. The sites are all recently built and are operated by four different operators providing accommodation to elderly people, people with mental disabilities, and young people with mental health problems.
Kimmo Vanhala, Managing Director, MVH-Kiinteistöt: We at MVH are pleased that this portfolio has raised considerable interest among both Finnish and international investors. We are proud of the way our properties are developed in close co-operation with the leading healthcare organisations in Finland. MVH will continue to provide with lease properties for municipalities, private healthcare and third sector organisations alike.
Jussi Karjula, CEO, Hoivatilat: As part of the Aedifica group, our strategy also includes the acquisition of high-quality fully operational care properties and portfolios, in addition to our own active project development work. I am pleased with the acquired assets, which complement our portfolio of about 200 properties nicely. I am happy to welcome our new tenants. Together we are creating a better society.
Tero Uusitalo, Co-Head of Capital Markets, JLL Finland: We are pleased to help MVH in the sale of this high-quality healthcare portfolio to Aedifica. The appetite for healthcare investments in Finland remains strong despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Investors are interested in the attractive return profile together with the underlying long-term healthcare market fundamentals in Finland. We are also pleased to continue building our strong track record in the healthcare market and we want to thank MVH and Aedifica for the smooth transaction.
JLL acted as the sole commercial advisor of MVH-Kiinteistöt in the transaction. Castrén & Snellman Attorneys acted as the seller’s legal advisor in the transaction.
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