During a results briefing by Manulife US REIT’s manager on Aug 3, Jill Smith, CEO of the manager was upbeat about prospects for a vaccine against Covid-19, and hence expects an economic rebound in 2H2020. MUST owns nine properties in the US, of which two are in Atlanta, Georgia and three in California. Georgia and California, part of the so-called sun-belt in the US have experienced a surge in Covid cases.

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