NYSCRF commits $650m to real estate

KKR and Artemis Real Estate Partners continue existing relationships with NYSCRF.

Name: New York State Common Retirement Fund
Headquarters: Albany, United States
AUM: $246.3 billion
Allocation to real estate: 9.92%

New York State Common Retirement Fund recently revealed real estate commitments in its monthly transaction reports.

The commitments are spread along various strategies with $250 million to the KKR Real Estate Partners Americas IV opportunistic fund, and $400 million to the NYSCRF Frontier Mach III core-plus fund, managed by Artemis Real Estate Partners. Both KKR and Artemis have an existing relationship with NYSCRF.

KKR seeks to raise $4 billion for its fund to mainly target industrial, rental housing and self-storage assets across the US.

The US pension currently has a 9.92 percent allocation towards private real estate investments.

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