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February 6th, 2017

Private equity, real estate victims of their own success

Arleen Jacobius

Nancy Lashine discusses how investors and fund managers are approaching today's real estate market.

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January 18th, 2017

Rockwood closes Fund X at hard-cap

PERE (subscription required)

Park Madison served as exclusive placement agent to Rockwood for Fund X in North America.

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September 12th, 2016

Park Madison Re-hires Kohn as Partner

PERE (subscription required)

Rob Kohn returned to the New York-based placement agency earlier this month after three years at Akridge.

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September 6th, 2016

Infrastructure managers feeling the heat

Arleen Jacobius

John Sweeney remarks on the competitive environment facing infrastructure managers and investors.

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July 25th, 2016

Real estate managers are returning to Brazil, albeit cautiously

Arleen Jacobius

Ken Wainer of VBI and John Sweeney of Park Madison discuss the latest real estate opportunities in Brazil.

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June 13th, 2016

Real estate investors search for good deals in Europe

Arleen Jacobius

Nancy Lashine shares her views on current market dynamics in Europe.

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January 11th, 2016

After pruning managers, real estate investors want results

Arleen Jacobius

Gentry Hoit and John Sweeney discuss the challenges facing emerging managers in 2016.

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November 19th, 2015

GreenOak hits €250m hardcap for Spain-focused fund

PERE (subscription required)

Fund surpasses €100-€150m target for first European equity fund

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October 11th, 2015

TMG Creates New Separate Account Relationship

The Registry

Gentry Hoit and Mike Covarrubias describe TMG's investment plans with its new capital partner.

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October 7th, 2015

Size Trumps Performance for Real Estate Fundraising

FundFire (subscription required)

John Sweeney describes how emerging managers can compete in a market dominated by large fund managers.

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October 2nd, 2014

GreenOak closes on $756m for US Fund II

PERE (subscription required)

The Fund far surpassed its $500 million target. Park Madison Partners served as exclusive placement agent in the US....

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August 14th, 2014

GreenOak blasts through fundraising target for US Fund II

PERE (subscription required)

GreenOak has raised more than 40 percent more equity for the seven-year vehicle than it originally had targeted.

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August 4th, 2014

Shadow capital's growth could change private equity, real...

Arleen Jacobius

PMP's Gentry Hoit speaks to P&I about the growing popularity of real estate direct and co-investment.

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July 10th, 2014

Blackstone eyes first Colombian RE foray

PERE (subscription required)

Blackstone is said to have formed a partnership with Ospinas y Cia, a Bogotá-based developer, and Grupo Pegasus, an...

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October 28th, 2013

Manager landscape changes as new firms tip status quo

Arleen Jacobius

Nancy Lashine is quoted discussing P&I's ranking of top real estate managers.

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June 28th, 2013

TriGate closes second fund with $324 million

PERE (subscription required)

TriGate Property Partners II held a first close in July 2012. Investors in the vehicle include the San Francisco...

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February 15th, 2013

ULI Panel Provides Insight into Latin American Real Estate

Ashkan Zandieh

A panel discussion sponsored by Park Madison Partners about the challenges and opportunities of Latin American real...

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January 7th, 2013

Fewer good real estate deals seen for otherwise OK new year

Arleen Jacobius

Nancy Lashine explains why real estate investors need to be more selective in 2013.

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November 15th, 2012

REFI TV interviews Nancy Lashine

Real Estate Finance Intelligence

Being a first-time fund manager is no easy task - even if you're Sam Zell. Nancy Lashine, managing partner and founder...

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November 1st, 2012

Kissing frogs

PERE (subscription required)

Placement agents are looking beyond commingled funds for new business, even as they become more selective in the...

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August 27th, 2012

Real Estate Forum names Suzanne West one of 2012's "Women of...

Suzanne West is profiled as one of the 45 most prominent female executives in commercial real estate.

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July 23rd, 2012

LACERA also works on core real estate

Arleen Jacobius

Suzanne West provides her views on investor demand for investing in core, high-quality real estate in the primary...

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February 6th, 2012

Top 200 pension funds still carrying torch for alternatives

Arleen Jacobius

Nancy Lashine is quoted in a feature article on pension funds and their investment in real estate private equity.

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November 3rd, 2009

Treasury Department Announces Additional Initial Closing of Legacy...

The U.S. Department of the Treasury today announced that on October 30, 2009 Angelo, Gordon & Co., LP and GE Capital...

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July 8th, 2009

GE Capital Real Estate and Angelo, Gordon, & Co Pre-Qualified as...

The U.S. Department of the Treasury today selected a joint venture partnership between GE Capital Corporation and...

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May 15th, 2017

Amy Cummings joins Park Madison Partners as a Partner

Industry veteran expands senior distribution team as firm addresses investor demand for private real estate strategies.

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April 26th, 2017

PMP Speaks at Kayo Women’s Real Estate Investment Summit

This boutique event brought together over 250 of the nation’s leading women in real estate finance.

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September 30th, 2016

Park Madison hires Eli Plangger as an Associate

Park Madison Partners announced that Eli Plangger has joined the firm as an Associate.

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September 13th, 2016

Rob Kohn Rejoins Park Madison Partners as an Equity Partner

Industry veteran expands leadership team as firm addresses client demand for real estate.

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May 26th, 2016

Park Madison Partners Announces Two Promotions

The firm continues to position itself for further growth as investor appetite remains robust for private real assets.

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April 5th, 2016

Park Madison Partners Expands Team with Two New Hires

With the completion of four ventures in 2015 valued at over $1.1 billion, the firm continues to expand its team to...

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October 13th, 2015

Waterton Closes its Venture XII above Target at $511 million

Park Madison Partners serves as placement agent for Waterton’s latest fund.

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October 7th, 2015

TMG Partners Closes on $150 Million with Private Institutional...

Park Madison sources discretionary capital from a single large international institution

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February 2nd, 2015

Gentry Hoit speaks at Real Estate Capital Markets Conference

Gentry appeared on a panel to discuss real estate fundraising trends in 2015.

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January 20th, 2015

Park Madison hires Amy Thiessen as Principal

Ms. Thiessen will focus on broadening the firm’s global distribution capabilities.

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September 17th, 2014

Park Madison promotes John Sweeney, hires Andrew Juiris

Company sees continued fundraising success in the US, Latin America, and Europe.

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March 4th, 2014

PMP sees strong 2014 capital flows

Nancy Lashine is interviewed by IREI's Shop Talk radio podcast.

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October 10th, 2013

Nancy Lashine speaks at iGlobal Forum in New York

Panel discussion addressed the opportunities and challenges in raising capital in today's market.

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September 4th, 2013

Park Madison names Carrie Coulson as Principal

Carrie brings broad background in capital raising for real estate private equity funds.

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July 22nd, 2013

TriGate closes second fund above target at $324 million

Park Madison Partners announced the closing of TriGate Property Partners II above its target raise of $300 million.

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June 14th, 2013

Latin American Real Estate event draws big crowd of LPs

Nancy Lashine and Gentry Hoit moderated panels at this widely-attended event hosted by Latin Markets.

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April 19th, 2013

Park Madison Partners visits 1 WTC construction site

The team was accompanied by Erik Horvat and Philippe Visser, who currently head the World Trade Center Redevelopment...

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February 11th, 2013

Nancy Lashine speaks at Colombian Investors Forum

Nancy Lashine joined a panel in Bogotá to discuss real estate investment opportunities in Colombia and the region.

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February 8th, 2013

Park Madison sponsors ULI Latin American Real Estate panel

ULI and Park Madison Partners brought industry leaders together in New York to discuss the emerging opportunity in Latin...

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December 18th, 2012

Nancy Lashine Speaks at Toigo Foundation Annual Summit

Nancy Lashine joined a panel to share her experience and inspire other women to become effective leaders in finance.

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November 7th, 2012

Park Madison Partners Promotes Robert J. Kohn to Partner

Firm continues to expand its bench strength with experience from both the sell-side and the buy-side.

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September 10th, 2012

Park Madison Partners Names Gentry Ashmore Hoit as Partner

With significant demand for real estate assets in the U.S., firm continues to hire experience professionals to access...

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August 21st, 2012

Park Madison Partners' Suzanne West named one of Real Estate Forum's...

Suzanne West, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Park Madison Partners, a real estate placement and advisory firm...

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May 16th, 2012

Park Madison Partners Hires John Sweeney as an Associate

Park Madison Partners, a boutique real estate finance firm, announced today that it has hired John Harding Sweeney as an...

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March 1st, 2011

Sveafastigheter closes third fund with 317 million Euros and...

Leading Nordic real estate private equity firm Sveafastigheter yesterday held the third and final close in its latest...

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January 27th, 2011

Park Madison Partners adds three professionals to firm

Park Madison Partners, a real estate placement and advisory firm, today announced that Rob Kohn, Yasmine Uzmez and Tom...

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May 3rd, 2010

GE Capital - Angelo Gordon PPIP fund closes at $1.25 billion

GE Capital Real Estate and Angelo Gordon with the assistance of Park Madison Partners and Castle Oak closed their Legacy...

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October 1st, 2009

Vision Brazil Real Estate Opportunities Fund Closed

Vision is pleased to announce the final closing of the Brazil Real Estate Opportunities Fund (BREOF)

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April 15th, 2009

High Street Equity Advisors, LLC is pleased to announce the final...

High Street Equity Advisors, LLC is pleased to announce the final closing of High Street Real Estate Fund III.

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March 20th, 2017

Around the World in 5 Minutes: Views on Global Real Estate

Goodwin Procter

Real estate veterans including Nancy Lashine share their views at the 2017 RECM Conference.

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February 28th, 2017

A 2017 outlook: 10 predictions for the year ahead

IREI (subscription required)

IREI includes excerpts of 2017's Park Madison Perspectives in its March 2017 magazine publication.

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January 12th, 2017

Park Madison Perspectives: Outlook 2017

Nancy Lashine, John Sweeney, Andrew Juiris, Eli Plangger

Park Madison provides its forecast on various real estate and market themes for 2017.

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December 8th, 2016

Geopolitics could trigger changes in real estate industry

AltAssets

Nancy Lashine speaks about potential changes to real estate investing in light of recent global political events.

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August 25th, 2016

The Good Business of Green Buildings

John Sweeney

John Sweeney explains why sustainable real estate practices are gaining in popularity.

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April 29th, 2016

Focus on the Individual

PERE (subscription required)

Nancy Lashine discusses how individual investors are impacting long-term fundraising trends.

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February 2nd, 2016

Funds Putting their Green into Sustainable Buildings

Bloomberg

John Sweeney describes the increasing focus on sustainability in commercial real estate.

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January 6th, 2016

Park Madison Perspectives: Outlook 2016

John Sweeney, Andrew Juiris

Park Madison provides its forecast on various real estate and market themes for 2016.

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December 29th, 2015

A look ahead: Park Madison Partners

PERE (subscription required)

John Sweeney discusses Park Madison's 2016 outlook for real estate debt funds.

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September 1st, 2015

Roundtable discussion on the role of women in real estate

IREI (subscription required)

IREI asks a number of high-profile women in real estate to discuss their role in shaping the industry.

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June 1st, 2015

Millennial Job Growth Draws Investors to Secondary Cities

Bloomberg

Nancy Lashine describes the renewed interest in real estate investments in secondary cities.

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February 5th, 2015

Park Madison Perspectives: Outlook 2015

John Sweeney, Andrew Juiris

Park Madison provides its forecast on various real estate and market themes for 2015.

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January 30th, 2015

In Focus: Nancy Lashine on capital raising trends

IREI (subscription required)

Nancy discusses capital raising trends and what to expect in 2015.

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November 25th, 2014

Managers Launching Funds with Longer Investment Horizons

REFI (Subscription Required)

Nancy Lashine explains how some investors are seeking longer hold periods than a traditional 8-10 year fund.

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September 16th, 2014

Honest Buildings' Thought Leadership: Gentry Ashmore Hoit

Tamara Stone

Honest Buildings spoke to Gentry Ashmore Hoit of Park Madison Partners regarding long-term trends in real estate.

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March 24th, 2014

Interview Transcript: Nancy Lashine with Latin Real Estate...

Latin Markets

Nancy provides due diligence guidelines for investors looking at Latin American real estate for the first time.

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February 26th, 2014

Podcast Interview: Nancy Lashine on fundraising

IREI (subscription required)

Nancy Lashine speaks about the current fundraising environment for private equity real estate funds.

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October 1st, 2013

The oligarchy: A small number of huge investment managers are starting...

IREI (subscription required)

Nancy Lashine explains why a few large managers consistently dominate despite imperfect track records.

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February 1st, 2013

Double Play: For Emerging Managers There is a Two-sided Formula for...

Nancy Lashine

Nancy Lashine explains why successful managers are those who can blend real estate investing with relationship managment...

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January 7th, 2013

Colombia's Rise: A Primer for International Investors

John Sweeney

This white paper summarizes the key takeaways of PMP's research on Colombia over the past year.

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May 24th, 2012

Distinguished Alumni Interview Series: Nancy Lashine ’81

Columbia Business School news

The California Public Employees' Retirement System isn't the only pension fund developing strategies to cope with the...

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May 21st, 2012

Bankruptcy and Restructuring - Q&A Compendium

Bloomberg Brief

In a wide-ranging Q&A, Nancy Lashine addresses the competitive fund raising environment and how real estate funds can...

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April 2nd, 2012

Can Emerging Managers Compete for Institutional Capital?

Nancy Lashine

With more than 700 funds currently in the market, raising capital is harder for emerging managers than it used to...

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