Should landlords care about care home collapses?

When retail failures hit the headlines, landlords across the UK take a deep breath and prepare for the inevitable hit on rental income.

So what happens when one of the country’s biggest private care home operators goes into administration? Does the same fear strike the hearts (or bottom lines) of landlords?

Four Seasons Health Care, the private care home giant owned by Guy Hands’ private equity firm Terra Firma and under the effective control of its lenders, led by the US hedge fund H/2 Capital Partners, last week put two of its holdings –