As the UK begins the transition out of the EU, negotiations are underway, but investors have yet to gain the clarity desired. Therefore, it seems that risk aversion has become the overriding theme.
This has translated into greater demand for prime assets and secure income streams. According to Savills ‘Sector Outlook’, some examples of prime assets include central London office space, large tracts of productive agricultural land and/or institutional backed build to rent residential developments. The Sector Outlook article also discusses how yields on many commercial property sectors are higher than those in much of Europe.