Q4 earnings: Our interactive analysis

From capital raised to strategic shifts, PERE is covering the publicly-listed private equity companies with real estate arms as their fourth-quarter earnings are released.

Plugging property’s data hole

Firms chasing chief data officers are encountering a number of obstacles, including real estate’s perception as a tech laggard.

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.

Brookfield corrals $5bn for latest opportunistic fund

The Toronto-based asset manager committed $2.5bn for the mega-fund, likely to be 2018’s biggest close.

Rubenstein hires first IR head – Exclusive

The Philadelphia-based firm is building out its capital-raising capabilities for its equity and newly-launched debt arms.

Brookfield bids for REIT with “host of challenges”

The alternative asset manager is reportedly looking to take Forest City Realty Trust private, two months after bidding $14.8bn for another REIT.

Macquarie bolsters real estate investing arm with GLL buy

The acquisition gives Macquarie a ‘very solid base of core and core-plus’ in Europe and the Americas, with potential to expand into other geographies and risk strategies.

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.

LaSalle taps new head of value-added funds – Exclusive

The series’ current president, who has been with the firm since 1985, is becoming its chairman and will stay with the Chicago-based firm for the next two years.

BNP Paribas AM hits first close on €1bn debt fund

The French asset manager, which is closing in on its first lending deals, will write senior loans on core, core-plus and value-added properties across continental Europe.