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Evelyn Lee

Evelyn Lee is the News Editor for PEI Media’s real estate-focused publication, PERE, overseeing global news coverage for both PERE Magazine and PERENews.com. Based in New York, she works closely with reporters and editors across PEI’s offices in New York, London and Hong Kong, and helps to co-ordinate shared content with PEI’s other private markets titles. Prior to joining PEI in 2011 she covered commercial real estate, economic development and environmental issues at NJBIZ, a New Jersey-focused business publication

Clarion acquires majority stake in Gramercy Europe – Exclusive

The transaction comes six months after the logistics fund manager completed its management buyout from Blackstone.

Former Colony exec launches new firm – Exclusive

The new venture will target Europe’s $4trn corporate real estate market.

In Europe, real estate fundraising sees fewer ‘haves’

This year has already seen early successes for European funds, but the challenging capital raising environment of 2018 has not gone away.

Do private real estate M&As work?

While the success rate of such deals can be a point of contention in the industry, several factors can help to determine a transaction’s outcome.

Do private real estate M&As work?

While the success rate of such deals can be a point of contention in the industry, several factors can help to determine a transaction’s outcome.

Real estate M&A activity hit record highs in 2018 – Exclusive

In five infographics, PERE and Berkshire Global Advisors unpacks the numbers behind a super-active deal sector and unveils the top five acquisitions of the year.

UBS makes affordable housing debut via fund recap – Exclusive

The Swiss bank’s real assets asset management arm recently completed the recapitalization of Avanath Capital Management’s first fund.

Benson Elliot closes Fund V above target – Exclusive

Benson Elliot has closed its fifth real estate fund on a total of €836 million, exceeding its €800 million target, PERE has learned. The London-based private equity real estate firm launched Benson Elliot Real Estate Partners V, which had a €850 million hard-cap, in 2017, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. By April 2018, Benson Elliot had raised €600 million in the first close for the fund, PERE previously […]

Is retail tipping from ‘no-go’ to ‘go-go’? 

For some of the delegates at MIPIM, the ‘retail train wreck’ is creating discounted opportunities across equity and debt.

Norway’s intrepid investor

Karsten Kallevig, head of unlisted real estate at Norges Bank and PERE’s latest lifetime achievement award winner, has built a career on taking unexpected turns.
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