While much of the investment market has ground to a halt to cope with the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, alternatives specialists such as Harrison Street continue to see opportunity.
One of the pioneering private real estate fund managers focused on alternative assets, Harrison Street, had a banner year on the fundraising trail and explored new methods for public-private partnerships.
March 20202019 PERE Awards: You wanted the best
Harrison Street is awarded Alternative Investor of the Year: North America by PERE.
Harrison Street has sold five purpose-built student accommodation properties (PBSA) in Dublin, Ireland, to Global Student Accommodation Group (GSA) for a combined €400 million.
Harrison Street, a Chicago-based alternative real asset investment firm partners with Trinity of London to buy €250m life sciences portfolio.
Harrison Street and Linkcity, part of the global construction and services group Bouygues Construction, are to develop a 491-bed purpose-built student accommodation scheme (PBSA) in Canterbury, UK.
Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (PERF) is doubling its exposure to Harrison Street’s core real estate strategy, having committed $150m (€135m) to co-invest alongside the Harrison Street Core Property Fund.
December 2019Harrison Street Expands Senior Housing Portfolio
Harrison Street is adding to its healthcare real estate assets with the acquisition of an 11-property portfolio of senior housing properties managed by Brightview Senior Living.
December 2019Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work 2019
Harrison Street was named Best Places to Work by Pensions & Investments for the sixth consecutive year.
Harrison Street Social Infrastructure Fund (HSSI) has expanded its offering through a new public-private partnership (P3) with Michigan State University (MSU), the real assets firm announced last week. Harrison Street has invested more than $4.2 billion in P3s, to date.