Posted on 13 January 2021

Investors Pile into Real Estate with Hope of Better Returns


Speaking with Pensions & Investments, Anita Lyse, Group Head of Segments and Head of Real Estate, discussed the growing importance of technology in real estate.


"Data analytics is something that is being used more and more to get a feel on how certain assets or a portfolio is performing," Lyse said. "The challenge is how to manage that data flow and update the data on a more frequent basis."


When it comes to niche real estate sectors such as data centers and medical offices, Lyse believes they will become less alternative than they used to be. “The interest in life science and medical centers has clearly been spurred by the pandemic. People realize these things are important and there is now a huge interest," she said.


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