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PERE Special Reports
Welcome to PERE's special reports section, where you'll find an extensive library of reports on the key issues affecting the private equity real estate industry.
Published: June 2019
PERE fundraising data consistently shows multifamily and residential real estate at, or very near, the top of private investors’ hit list. Our special report uncovers the global market fundamentals underpinning demand.
Published: April 2019
As this is PERE’s first special report on debt, it provides the perfect platform to reveal our inaugural Top 50 ranking – the RED 50 – of global private real estate debt fund managers.
We also look at debt fundraising by numbers, top risks to the UK debt market from Brexit, expectations to the US real estate debt market in 2019 and more.
Published: March 2019
In this special report, we look at the top stories and interviews from 2018 as well as reveal the winners of the 2018 PERE Awards, which recognizes the achievements of the individuals and the firms who shaped the global private real estate marketplace last year.
Published: March 2019
This report invites investors to have an optimistic outlook for 2019, with just a hint of caution. The pages are packed with our investor survey results, offering insights how investors intend to approach real estate investing in 2019 and many other positive themes to excite investors, including growing urbanization, the march of e-commerce and much more.
Published: October 2018
With over $12 billion raised this year so far, Asia-Pacific fundraising has surpassed the amounts reached in the whole of 2017. In PERE’s APAC Fund Manager Guide we look at funds that are taking longer to close, why there are fewer US managers in the market and the noteworthy absence of significant core and debt-focused fundraisers. The tide appears to be swaying in favour of more risk, find out why.
Published: October 2018
With the conversation around sustainability now considerably wider, PERE’s Sustainable Investing Report explores the rapidly growing realization among savvy investors and managers that responsible investing doesn’t just mean meeting a list of green criteria, but also ensuring there’s a meaningful impact on society in the long-term. Access our report to read about ESG and why you need to look beyond the green for value.
Published: September 2018
Technology is too often equated with business disruption. Throughout this report, it is clear it is time to think of it as “business-enhancing” at both the management company and asset level. The core message throughout is that if you are one of the managers yet to fully embrace technology, it really is time to step up. As one of our contributors says: “Adapt or get left behind.”
Published: July 2018
For real estate managers and institutional investors, it is more important than ever to analyze the underlying mega-trends and consumer behavior patterns driving the retail revolution. This will be key to finding assets that can deliver long-term value-add performance. Not an easy task, and not without risk, in a sector in the midst of change.
Published: June 2018
Urbanization and other demographic trends such as an aging population are challenging trends for private real estate, but they also open compelling investment potential too.
Multifamily for example, is well established in the US and increasing across Europe, with investors putting capital into this space attracted by good risk-adjusted returns.
Other types of housing stock are coming into force too: co-living and micro apartments, affordable workforce housing and senior living.
Published: March 2018
In this special magazine, we look at the top stories and interviews from 2017 as well as reveal the winners of the 12th Global PERE Awards, which recognizes the achievements of the individuals and the firms who shaped the private real estate marketplace last year.
Published: February 2018
Once an overlooked asset class, logistics has become the most desired real estate sector for many investors. Find out what’s driving demand in the sector with our complimentary report.
Published: January 2018
In our third annual report on private real estate secondaries, we take a close look at the current state of the market and identify some of the major themes and trends emerging.
Published: October 2017
Adopting environmental, social and governance policies to make property more sustainable does not mean a drag on performance. It is part of optimizing an investment. It is additive to the bottom line. The ‘Sustainable Investing’ model is evolving and PERE’s special magazine gathers insight from industry experts to see how they’re adapting.
PRIVATE REAL ESTATE FUND SERVICES
Published: September 2017
Technological advancements are not merely impacting investment decisions. New and more sophisticated technology is beginning to shape how property groups run their internal organizations and make operations more efficient. Find out more as we examine fund services in more depth.
INVESTING IN RETAIL
Published: July 2017
In our Investing in Retail Special, we examine the evolution of investing in retail as the boundaries of traditional retail are being challenged and so in turn are the ways of investing in it.
Published: May 2017
Now in its 10th year, the PERE 50 ranking remains US-dominated, but there are notable risers and familiar faces making a comeback. Find out which firms topped this years list.
CAPITAL STRUCTURING AND DEPLOYMENT
Published: April 2017
Capital Structuring and Deployment is the third instalment of a trilogy of joint publications between TH Real Estate and PERE. In this special magazine issue TH Real Estate executives talk with granularity about the best places and structures to place today’s institutional capital.
INVESTING IN INDUSTRIAL AND LOGISTICS
Published: February 2017
In this special issue, we review the different trends and issues affecting logistics, now one of the major real estate asset classes for institutional capital.
Published: December 2016
Our second annual special magazine focused exclusively on private real estate secondaries investing illustrates that this most intriguing of marketplaces is possibly at a pivotal time in its evolution.
Published: November 2016
The Global Investor 30 ranks the largest institutional private real estate investors in the world. If there’s anything that sets this year’s ranking apart it is the greater degree of churn we have seen. Find out more.