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Meghan Morris

Meghan Morris
Meghan Morris is the senior Americas reporter for PEI Media’s private markets real estate title PERE. Based in New York, Meghan covers news and trends in the private equity real estate industry and is responsible for PERE’s social media engagement. She has previously written for Bloomberg, Crain’s Chicago Business and various business-to-business publications. Meghan received undergraduate and graduate degrees from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

Welcome to Canada, land of minority stakes

For foreign investment managers that want a piece of the Canadian real estate market, there’s every chance they’ll have to accept non-control positions.

Fitch: Rialto poised for spin-off, sale or JV

The investment arm of Lennar could follow a similar path to another investment manager previously owned by its parent company.

Ivanhoé hires LaSalle exec to head Europe operations

The change comes weeks after the Canadian investor named a global president and a head of business units.

EI’s Heneghan talks first deal in Argentina in 20 years

The private equity firm’s president tells PERE why it has reentered a market that doesn’t appear on the approved countries list of many institutional investors.

CBRE: Starwood’s Swedish residential bid ‘not a one-off’

The private equity real estate firm’s latest take-private offer shows growing international interest in the market amid looser rent regulations and a growing urban population.

Harrison Street hires Barings exec for Europe IR – Exclusive

In addition to the newly-created role, the firm held an interim closing for its second Europe-focused fund.

New York’s Chelsea Market: Foodie playground to techie hub

Jamestown’s bet on a formerly crime-ridden block of Manhattan pays off handsomely as Google agrees to buy a mixed-use building for $2.4bn.

AccorInvest: Major investors check into €4.4bn deal

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund teams up with a variety of institutional investors to invest in what has been billed as ‘the last major opportunity to buy into a hospitality carve-out.’

Hamilton Lane real assets head retires – Exclusive

Jerry Gates, who has led the firm’s real assets platform since 2011, is handing the reins for the position to the leadership team from Real Assets Portfolio Management.

Ivanhoé Cambridge’s new double act: who does what

Six months after the firm’s president transitioned to a strategic advisory role, the real estate subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec has named a new president and new head of business units.

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