4 Ways Global Change Will Create Opportunity for Real Estate Investment

The pandemic has been a catalyst for global change, rapidly accelerating some underlying trends that were already in evidence – even before 2020. It is reasonable to assume that we may never return to the way things were in 2019, but how will the ‘new normal’ affect real estate investment and what opportunities can investors […]

Family Office Investments: Why Debt Funds Are a Desirable Option for Family Offices

Family offices – wealth management firms catering to ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families – should find real estate debt funds to be an attractive way to increase diversity in their clients’ portfolios. Despite catering initially to niche markets, such as commercial real estate, private real estate lending has blossomed rapidly as an alternative investment in recent […]

New Home Construction Shows Greatest Increase Since Recession

Remember back in the spring, when the pandemic was just making its presence felt? Many of us thought that this would put the housing market on hold, or – at the very least – depress prices. We couldn’t imagine marketing homes in the middle of a pandemic, much less entering into a contract to build […]

Add Real Estate Debt Funds To Your Private Investment Portfolio

Why Real Estate Debt Funds Should Be Part of Your Investment Portfolio Real estate debt funds are relatively new players in the investment field, having blossomed in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. Traditionally, investors have been recommended to look at a blend of investments, including equities, with a view to realizing capital growth […]

Real Estate Debt Funds: An Investor’s Guide to Higher Returns with Less Risk

An Investor’s Guide to Real Estate Debt Funds  Real estate debt funds first emerged in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, providing an efficient way to connect lenders with developers needing short-term capital for a range of commercial real estate projects. Following the crisis, traditional lenders tightened regulations and liquidity requirements for borrowers. Banks […]