With housing corporations their core business is essentially real estate. The corporations cannot accomplish their social objectives without an earning model underlying the real estate portfolio.
BCL Real Estate advises Boards of Directors on how housing corporations can find the right balance between social return and financial return. Naturally this includes advice on financing constructions in order to enable growth.
We are also involved with private client collectives. This is part of a new trend which means that private individuals have a much larger say in what their living environment is going to look like.