Private Equity and Institutional Real Estate Finance
Most commercial real estate transactions involve private equity or institutional investors who approach real estate as an alternative asset class to complement their broader investment strategy. In this course for aspiring real estate professionals, acquire the skills and knowledge to understand and to participate in these investments. Become familiar with real estate as an institutional investment, the different types of PE investors and their respective motivations, private structures and their counterparties/stakeholders, fund formation and life cycle, and the evolving landscape for private equity real estate. Learn to analyze the capital stack of a private structure through the lessons of the current economic contraction and ensuing restructurings. Topics include fund strategies, private equity investment vehicles, joint ventures, j-curve, waterfalls, risk and return, governance issues, alignment of interests, and documentation.
You'll Walk Away with
- The knowledge to compare private equity participants
- The expertise to develop a strategy for private equity
- Real estate owners and investors
- Real estate developers and asset managers