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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

Which PERE 50 firms bought and sold the most in 2017

Blackstone may top the latest PERE 50 ranking, but it was neither the biggest net buyer nor net seller last year.

What’s going on with Carlyle’s Asia real estate business?

A stalled $500 million commitment is just one reason why the firm’s longer-term real estate plans in the region appear unclear.

Carlyle shelves $500m RE separate account – Exclusive

The Washington, DC-based private equity firm is understood to have suspended a real estate commitment from Korea's NPS earlier this year as it refocuses its investment efforts in Asia.

Blackstone’s Gray: ‘You need to buy things that will grow faster’

The New York-based alternative asset manager’s new president said its largest real estate holdings all share a similar trait.

Waterton collects nearly $1bn for latest fund – Exclusive

The Chicago-based multifamily real estate firm has raised its largest-ever property vehicle, which is nearly double the size of its predecessor.

Jeff Barclay: Investor, professor and optimist

The former CIO at Clarion Partners and top Goldman Sachs real estate executive leaves behind a legacy of positivity, intellect, teamwork and mentorship.

Performance is in the eye of the beholder

Question: What do two of the following three funds have in common: Brookfield Strategic Real Estate Partners III, Starwood Global Opportunity Fund XI and Blackstone Real Estate Partners Asia II? Answer: Two of the three funds – the largest vehicles to have closed or are expected to close in 2018, according to PERE data – […]

Same MIPIM mood, but different

Cautious optimism has characterized the event for the last few years, but the reasons for the caution and optimism have now changed.

Korea Post’s New York delivery

The representative will oversee the Sejong, Korea-based postal agency’s international investments from its New York office.

When it comes to talent, PERE firms could learn from tech

Most managers would benefit from rethinking their compensation structures and corporate cultures – or else risk losing their best young employees.

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