PERE is a leading publication for the world’s private real estate markets. Its annual awards are determined by industry participants through a highly controlled voting system.

Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work award is a two part assessment designed to gather detailed data about each participating company that includes a questionnaire completed by the employer and a satisfaction survey completed by company employees.

The Private Equity Wire awards are based on an online poll of finalist firms pre-selected based on data provided by Bloomberg.

Fitwel is a certification system administered by the Center for Active Design (CfAD) that promotes health and wellness for occupants of real estate assets. CfAD’s annual Best in Building Health awards honor those firms who meet and exceed Fitwel’s certification standards, but also recognizes exceptional leadership and progress in the industry. The distinguished Industry Leadership award is offered at the discretion of CfAD’s senior leadership to honor companies demonstrating exceptional innovation in advancing Fitwel’s commitment to building health for all. As of May 2022, a Harrison Street employee participates on the Fitwel Leadership Advisory Board (Fitwel LAB) of Active Design Advisors, Inc. (“Adai”), which is an affiliate of CfAD. The Fitwel LAB provides industry feedback to Adai regarding its certifications and services. In connection with participation on the Fitwel LAB, Harrison Street made a voluntary donation to CfAD to support its research and the acquisition of CfAD certifications by budget-constrained property owners.

Pensions & Investments largest real estate investment managers is ranked by total worldwide real estate assets, in millions, as of June 30, 2020. Assets are reported net of leverage, including contributions committed or received, but not yet invested; REOCs are included with equity; REIT securities are excluded.