REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT
Fifth Corner | January 07, 2022
Fifth Corner, founded by industry veterans Tenel Tayar, Chad Braun and Kerr Taylor, announces that it, through an affiliate, has acquired Ella Oaks Shopping Center.
Fifth Corner continues to execute the time-tested investment strategy with the acquisition of Ella Oaks Shopping Center. Ella Oaks is a 28,056 square foot shopping center located at the southwest corner of Ella Blvd. and 34th Street in the GOOF (Garden Oaks/Oak Forest) and Greater Heights submarket of Houston Texas. The property is located on 2.46 acres of land, has six different points of vehicular access and enjoys an average household income within a 1-mile radius of $131,000 with 126,000 people in a 3-mile radius.
The property is home to 15 different tenants, including BB's Café, Aladdin, Specialized Bikes, Oak Pointe Pediatric Dentistry, Sunday Press and other essential and experiential tenants that are woven into the fabric of the local community.
Garden Oaks and the Greater Heights is one of the most dynamic submarkets in Houston, When we land in the middle of the 5D's of our investment framework with the wind in the sails of the community, we usually find opportunities better than we expected…and I think Ella Oaks is just that!"
Tenel Tayar, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Fifth Corner.
Fifth Corner focuses on 'creating value on community focused Irreplaceable CornerTM properties' within the major markets of Texas.
Our Irreplaceable CornerTM investment thesis has been honed over 30-years and proven through multiple economic and real estate cycles, We believe that our locational investment focus combined with our vertically integrated and dedicated operations team of professions will continue to create long term value for investors."
Chad Braun, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Fifth Corner.
Fifth Corner Property Fund I, LP was fully invested as of April 2021 into eight different real estate projects, and realized its first monetization in May 2021 when it sold Sugarland Plaza, generating a 2X equity multiple and an 18% IRR on that property.
For its current investment vehicle, Fifth Corner has two additional properties under contract in Fifth Corner's target markets with an anticipated closing in early April 2022.
ABOUT FIFTH CORNER
Fifth Corner is a Houston-based real estate company investing in and creating value on community-focused Irreplaceable Corners™ located in the fastest growing metros. The real estate strategy and culture are time-tested and refined over 30 years to create value for the properties, investors, and communities.
REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY
businesswire | December 14, 2020
Blackstone (NYSE: BX) today declared that Blackstone Property Partners Life Sciences ("BPPLS") will obtain a best‐in‐class, 2.3 million square foot arrangement of lab places of business from a Brookfield Asset Management land reserve for $3.45 billion. BPPLS is Blackstone Real Estate's long haul, ceaseless capital, core+ return life sciences procedure that claims BioMed Realty, Blackstone's life science land portfolio organization. The exchange is relied upon to shut in the main quarter of 2021 subject to standard shutting conditions.
Around 90% of the portfolio being procured is gathered in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Following the consummation of the exchange, Blackstone will turn into the biggest life science office proprietor in Cambridge, and BioMed Realty, which will have an undertaking estimation of roughly $20 billion, will have 66% of its foundation packed in the Boston/Cambridge market. Cambridge is one of the quickest developing lab office submarkets in the nation because of its nearness world-driving scholastic establishments and the biggest bunch of drug organizations in the U.S. The Cambridge portfolio is situated in East Cambridge, straightforwardly adjoining the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and is rented to blue-chip occupants.
“This transaction illustrates Blackstone’s continued conviction in the life sciences space both broadly, and within real estate, investing in best-in-class assets located adjacent to top-tier research and education institutions,” said Nadeem Meghji, Head of Real Estate Americas. “We look forward to continuing to grow the platform with the help of BioMed Realty, our world-class life science office platform, with the goal of delivering value to our long-term investors.”
This procurement follows various other critical Blackstone interests in treatments and advancements in the existence sciences space past the company's interests in land. The firm dispatched Blackstone Life Sciences in 2018 to put straightforwardly in promising meds and innovations. In July, Blackstone raised the biggest life sciences private asset to date, and the firm has additionally made significant interests in Cryoport, a main supplier of temperature-controlled coordinations answers for the existence sciences industry, and Precision Medicine Group, a main cutting edge supplier of medication improvement and commercialization administrations.
Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Morgan Stanley and Co. LLC and Wells Fargo Securities LLC are filling in as monetary counsels to Blackstone, and Simpson Thacher and Bartlett LLP is filling in as lawful guide. Eastdil Secured is filling in as lead monetary guide to Brookfield, and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP is filling in as lawful counsel. Citigroup Global Markets Inc. likewise offered monetary warning types of assistance to Brookfield regarding the exchange.
About Blackstone Real Estate
Blackstone is a global leader in real estate investing. Blackstone’s real estate business was founded in 1991 and has $174 billion of investor capital under management. Blackstone is one of the largest property owners in the world, owning and operating assets across every major geography and sector, including logistics, multifamily and single family housing, office, hospitality and retail. Our opportunistic funds seek to acquire undermanaged, well-located assets across the world. Blackstone’s Core+ strategy invests in substantially stabilized real estate globally through regional open-ended funds focused on high-quality assets and Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (BREIT), a non-listed REIT that invests in U.S. income-generating assets. Blackstone Real Estate also operates one of the leading global real estate debt businesses, providing comprehensive financing solutions across the capital structure and risk spectrum, including management of Blackstone Mortgage Trust
REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY
AllianceBernstein | March 11, 2021
AllianceBernstein L.P. ("Stomach muscle") (NYSE: AB), has effectively finished the principal shutting of its fourth US Commercial Real Estate Debt reserve ("CRED IV"). This elective asset has so far got almost $900mm in capital responsibilities. Fair will fill in as a lead financial backer, proceeding with the solid association among AB and Equitable as AB grows its options stage.
CRED IV is a continuation of the temporary land loaning methodology effectively carried out by past AB CRED reserves. CRED IV will straightforwardly start gliding rate first home loan entire credits got by top notch, momentary US business land. Those credits are hung on an unleveraged premise.
The foundation of CRED reserves has begun more than 100 advances and brought almost $7bn up in capital responsibilities from institutional financial backers worldwide since the dispatch of the technique in 2013.
The fruitful first close of CRED IV is further exhibition of AB's capacity to raise huge capital for its quickly developing private choices stage, in spite of the difficulties presented by COVID-19. The nearby follows rapidly on AB's declaration in Q4 of a year ago of the dispatch of its new European Commercial Real Estate Debt ("ECRED") stage. ECRED, drove by industry veteran Clark Coffee, dispatched with almost €1.5bn in capital, making it one of the biggest land dispatches in Europe as of late. The ECRED stage hopes to declare its first credit beginning since joining AB in the coming weeks.