Institutional Real Estate FundTracker
October 2014Buy For $500.00 Add to Cart
It's getting hot, hot, hot: Fundraising market sizzles as year-end activity heats up
The past month has been buzzing between fund announcements, fund closings and a general pick-up in fundraising activity. During the third quarter alone, 22 funds closed according to preliminary data from the Institutional Real Estate FundTracker database.
Up, up and away: A closer look at year-to-date 2014 and the past 12 months in the North American funds market
As one of many of Superman’s catchphrases, “Up, up and away!” seems as good a way as any to describe the real estate investment fund market in the United States. Fundraising activity during the first half of 2014 has been building, from the United States and Canada having only 16.4 percent of the investment by geographic focus in the first quarter to dominating the second quarter with 59.6 percent of the fundraising activity by geographic focus.