BREAKING THROUGH THE CONCRETE CEILING

Real estate private equity

Real estate private equity waterfall

If a private equity’s fund’s financial performance turns out the way the fund managers predicted, they face a second layer of issues to deal with: compensation for the LP (investors) versus compensation for the GP (the fund managers). Real estate private equity funds either share profits on a “deal-by-deal” basis or a “whole fund” basis.…

Read More

Open end vs. closed end private equity funds

Open end funds are generally focused on assets that can be freely transferred and are traded on an established trading platform or market. These funds are designed to allow for regular re-calibration of the portfolio to meet the contribution and redemption needs of investors. These funds typically have no specific finite term. Upon committing to…

Read More

Real estate private equity: What it is and how it works

What is real estate private equity? Who are the other major players in real estate? Real estate private equity and other similar fields, defined. Real estate private equity is primarily the business of capital allocation. Private equity funds have capital that they need to invest by purchasing income-producing real estate assets directly. They may also…

Read More