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Big returns are made by real estate managers that think small

While most commercial real estate firms will not bother with small assets valued at less than $10 million, others see buying at this scale as a niche worth exploring.

Single-family rentals see a ‘second wind’ of fundraising activity

Firms like Cerberus Capital Management and Amherst are focusing on the sector as investor interest picks up on the back of Invitation Homes’ IPO success.

New Mexico SIC’s real estate portfolio in six charts

On Tuesday, the $24bn sovereign wealth fund will vote on a subscription to a portfolio management service to aid due diligence and portfolio monitoring across real estate, private equity and real return.

RE investment activity rises in H1 2018

Total deployment in the asset class from publicly traded firms Blackstone, Apollo, Carlyle, Ares and Brookfield increased year-on-year, but realizations dropped at the same time, according to the firms’ latest earnings results.

Performance is in the eye of the beholder

Question: What do two of the following three funds have in common: Brookfield Strategic Real Estate Partners III, Starwood Global Opportunity Fund XI and Blackstone Real Estate Partners Asia II? Answer: Two of the three funds – the largest vehicles to have closed or are expected to close in 2018, according to PERE data – […]

KaiLong fully invests maiden $238m China vehicle – Exclusive

KaiLong Real Estate Investment has fully deployed the capital raised for its debut US-dollar denominated China and Hong Kong-focused fund.

BlackRock: Turning the page in Asia

John Saunders, BlackRock’s head of Asia-Pacific real estate, reflects on the sale of Asia Square as the firm’s strategy in the region.

KTCU eyeing 6% overseas RE investment returns in 2018

Korea Teachers’ Credit Union, the Korean public pension, is aiming to increase its net overseas real estate assets under management to around KRW 3.8 trillion ($3.5 billion; €2.9 billion) in 2018, an increase of KRW 600 billion from its current AUM. Speaking at PERE’s annual real estate conference in Seoul, Sung Seog Kang, chief investment […]

Blackstone starts Q4 with $38.4bn in RE dry powder

The firm spent the third quarter investing largely outside of the US, including two major purchases in Europe.

Apollo’s Trophy Property work rewarded with re-ups

The turnaround carried out by the New York private equity giant’s Asia real estate team on a Chinese property fund has been vindicated with a trio of re-ups.

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