Real Estate

We target middle market opportunities through open architecture investments focused on capturing fee alpha and value creation

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Our real estate investments platform provides a differentiated access point to the real estate market. We target exposure to opportunistic middle market real estate through economically efficient structures including seed investments, joint ventures, and co-investments, as well as fund investments on a primary and secondary basis. Our open architecture platform is focused on capturing fee alpha and value creation at all levels of real estate ownership and can flexibly invest across the capital stack at the property, portfolio, and entity levels. 

How We Invest

Why GCM Grosvenor for Real Estate?

Experienced real estate investors

Our dedicated team has extensive direct investing experience throughout the risk spectrum.

Middle market focus ​

We seek to capitalize on the fragmented middle market with higher entry yields and discounted pricing to provide differentiated, complementary exposure. 

Open architecture investing ​

Our flexible investment approach provides us with the ability to invest via a wide range of structures such as joint ventures and seed investments, co-investments, secondaries, and fund investments.

Value-add partners for growth ​

Our early investments with managers seek to reduce the overall fee load, generate fee alpha, and grow alongside managers by sharing in the economics of seeded managers. 

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GCM Grosvenor Reports Third Quarter 2022, With $2.9 Billion Raised in the Quarter and a 14% Increase in Private Markets Fee-Paying AUM From Third Quarter 2021. Firm Increases Dividend to $0.11 Per Share and Increases Share Repurchase Authorization by $25 million to $90 million

CHICAGO, Nov. 09, 2022 — GCM Grosvenor (Nasdaq: GCMG), a leading global alternative asset management solutions provider, today reported results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022. “We had a good quarter in a tough environment led by strong fundraising and double digit private markets revenue growth,” said Michael …


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GCM Grosvenor to Announce Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Host Investor Conference Call on November 9, 2022

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AUM data as of September 30, 2022 and includes real estate investments made prior to the forming of our dedicated real estate team in 2010.

Underlying investments data as of December 31, 2021.
Other data as of March 31, 2022.

Number of investments represents deals made since 2010 when the Real Estate team was founded.


No assurance can be given that any investment will achieve its objectives or avoid losses. Unless apparent from context, all statements herein represent GCM Grosvenor’s opinion.

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