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Evelyn Lee

Evelyn Lee is the News Editor for PEI Media’s real estate-focused publication, PERE, overseeing global news coverage for both PERE Magazine and PERENews.com. Based in New York, she works closely with reporters and editors across PEI’s offices in New York, London and Hong Kong, and helps to co-ordinate shared content with PEI’s other private markets titles. Prior to joining PEI in 2011 she covered commercial real estate, economic development and environmental issues at NJBIZ, a New Jersey-focused business publication

PSP names new heads of RE, natural resources – Exclusive

The Canadian pension has appointed replacements for Neil Cunningham, who served in a dual role before becoming president and chief executive earlier this month.

Greystar launches next US real estate fund – Exclusive

The Charleston, South Carolina-based multifamily real estate firm also recently closed on additional commitments for its US core-plus fund.

For Blackstone, two heads are better than one

Sharing roles can sometimes be a temporary arrangement, but the New York-based firm has good reasons for wanting to continue the dual leadership structure within its real estate business.

Black Creek’s Dhanda: ‘You do all of this because of the growth opportunity’

Marketing a non-traded REIT product entails a ‘long process’ that is very different from that of a typical private real estate fundraise, the firm’s president tells PERE.

Experts urge caution over debt fund boom

Debt funds have been a bright spot in private real estate fundraising lately. But at the same time, the capital piling into the strategy is concerning for some in the industry.

Courtland’s conflict resolution challenge

As part of StepStone Real Estate, the Cleveland, Ohio-based real assets consultant will now have to contend with some of the criticisms that have faced its industry rival, Townsend Group.

Texas ERS: Diversity not the top goal of emerging manager program

Focusing exclusively on women and minority participation ultimately undermines the program and its underlying managers, according to the pension plan.

Experts urge caution over debt fund boom

Debt funds have been a bright spot in private real estate fundraising lately. But at the same time, the capital piling into the strategy is concerning for some in the industry.

Prologis names new head of global capital raising – Exclusive

Prologis, the San Francisco-based logistics real estate firm, is making a leadership change in its global client relations team, PERE has learned. Jim Green, who began building the team when he joined Prologis in 2009, is stepping down as head of the group to assume the role of special advisor. “In my view, he has […]

Goldman Sachs raises $4.2bn for global RE credit fund – Exclusive

The equity haul included the largest balance sheet investment that the New York-based firm has made in a real estate fund.