Local market insights. A cycle-tested perspective.
Barings is one of the world’s largest diversified real estate investment managers, offering a broad spectrum of solutions across private real estate debt and equity.
Our expertise spans all major property sectors, while our distinctive investment style and relative value approach are designed to deliver compelling returns to our clients.
Global Real Estate Debt
AUM: $28.3 billion (30 September 2019)
We have been originating real estate mortgages for more than 150 years1 and offer a broad range of private debt financing solutions, including commercial mortgage loans and affordable housing. Additionally, we specialize in the direct origination of structured finance products, including first mortgage and mezzanine debt, subordinate positions in senior loans, preferred equity and non-performing loan strategies focused on relative value.
We also offer a variety of financing options for multifamily, senior housing and healthcare facilities through Barings Multifamily Capital.
1 Lending and debt servicing activities prior to 2010, while conducted by Core Mortgage or Structured Real Estate Investments, occurred at an affiliated firm.
Private Real Estate Equity
AUM: $16.7 billion (30 September 2019)
We have managed discretionary and non-discretionary private real estate equity funds and separate accounts since 1994 and today offer a range of strategies to meet diverse investment needs.
Our Value Add
- Global platform, local execution: We are one of the largest global real estate platforms with local, experienced professionals across property sectors and structures.
- Trusted Partner: Our business model embodies a fiduciary culture, transparency and alignment of interests with those of our clients.
- Disciplined Risk Manager: We avoid style drift and target risk-priced investing in seeking to deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns.
- Sponsor Commitment: We exemplify stable ownership and ongoing commitment with our long-term, cycle-tested investment perspective.
Navigating European Real Estate Markets
In this Q&A, Paul Stewart, Head of European Real Estate Research & Strategy, discusses how investors in the asset class can allocate capital in an uncertain interest rate environment, while facing potential headwinds such as Brexit and the threat of trade wars.View
Seeking Opportunities Across Global Real Estate Markets
At Barings, we leverage our deep teams, global presence and expertise across the four quadrants of real estate as we seek to help our clients turn opportunities into real solutions.View
Cyclical Evolution and Structural Revolution
In this piece from Preqin, Barings’ heads of U.S. and European real estate research explore the ways in which structural shifts within cities and industries are presenting an evolving set of opportunities and risks for investors.View
News & Events
Barings makes second investment in the U.K. PRS market with £57 million acquisition in Manchester
Barings enters UK PRS market with an acquisition of the Keel, Queens Dock in Liverpool, for £46.75 Million
Barings Adds to Real Estate Leadership Team in Asia-Pacific Region
Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers to Acquire ACRE Capital Holdings LLC