Real Estate

Why BlackRock for real estate?

We believe successful investing requires a local market presence with the operational and analytical expertise to buy, manage and sell real estate assets. BlackRock Real Estate’s breadth, expertise and solutions approach are critical to achieving this objective.

Deep local knowledge that drives global investment strategy
Investment experience spanning multiple decades
Customized real estate investment programs across strategies and risk/return profiles

Research themes: Today's change, tomorrow's opportunity

Real Estate Now: our research views on impact of Covid-19. While much of what we are experiencing is temporary, time will tell which asset owners can manage through this time. Investors who are well positioned can potentially capitalize on dislocation.

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Identifying value across the four quadrants of real estate

BlackRock’s four quadrant real estate solution

Investing across strategies and major property types

Property types include retail, apartments, office buildings, hotels, student housing and logistics parks.

Meet our real assets team

With 340+ people across 25 offices globally2, we benefit from independent access to local industry networks and investment opportunities.

Jim Barry
Global Head of Real Assets
Jim Barry, Managing Director, is the Chief Investment Officer of BlackRock Alternative Investors (BAI) and Global Head of Real Assets.
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Anne Valentine Andrews
Deputy Head of Real Assets
Anne Valentine Andrews is a Managing Director and Deputy Head of Real Assets within BlackRock Alternative Investors.
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