Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Watkin Jones Plc LSE:WJG London Ordinary Share GB00BD6RF223 ORD 1P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  -1.00 -0.71% 139.80 139.80 140.80 141.20 138.00 138.80 168,926 16:04:26
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Real Estate 374.8 49.7 15.8 8.9 357

Watkin Jones plc Progressive publishes new research

09/06/2020 11:24am

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Watkin Jones plc

09 June 2020

Build-to-rent 'comes of age' 
 Covid-19 could be the catalyst for build-to-rent (BTR) to "come of age" according to residential 
 for rent developer and manager Watkin Jones. It was already ramping up BTR alongside its core 
 of student accommodation, but we now believe demand for purpose-built private rental could 
 be further boosted by people choosing to rent and by an institutional hunger to replenish 
 dwindling sources of yield. The recent interims showed BTR overtaking student housing's pipeline 
 and we believe WJ's low-risk, capital light model is tailormade to serve this burgeoning market. 

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