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The wall of capital will likely mean lower returns for property credit strategies. But that has not deterred institutional capital from piling in, as this record-breaking close will attest.
The debate continues about whether the market is shifting onshore, writes Victoria Robson.
Investors committed around $5bn of capital to Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies IV after the end of Q1 2020.
Investors are finding underwriting office demand a challenge in the current environment. But once social distancing subsides that should change, according to James Jacobs, head of real estate for Lazard’s private capital advisory group.
By domiciling the fund in Luxembourg, the US-based firm raised all of the equity for the first close of its second commingled vehicle from the region.
Investors put more pressure on American managers than regulators today. However, data security and capital gains tax may prove more of a headache in the future.
From the regulatory issues top of managers’ minds to the factors shaping their domicile decisions, here are six takeaways from the report.
Since lumping the two underrepresented groups together is failing to close private real estate’s racial gap, a new, separate approach is due
The Chicago-based firm's new scholarship program aims to bring on Black and Latinx students as summer interns and ultimately hire them as full-time staff.
Billions of dollars have been poured into turning the Farley Building into a state-of-the-art office complex and train hall.

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