The Capital Markets Group provides advice, intermediation, planning, preparation and implementation solutions for clients who are interested in buying or selling real estate as an investment or in building properties that will generate revenue and/or appreciate in value. These services typically are provided to private and institutional owners and investors, institutions, investment funds and institutional, corporate and family investment managers, as well as owners or occupants looking for financial solutions tied to their real estate assets.
The professionals in this area provide advice on the current and projected value of real estate and real estate-related investments, evaluate of the performance of investment portfolios, facilitate the identification of the ideal timing of opportunities, including asset investment or disposition, and project the impact of economic and demographic trends on the real estate market.
This area advises on, structures and executes a wide range of capital transactions for clients, including investment property and loan sales, direct loans or via debentures or similar instruments, sale-leasebacks, build-to-suit and construction financing, structured financings and recapitalization, real estate investment trusts, limited partnerships and joint ventures. These solutions are designed to optimize cash flow and accounting treatment, and secure optimal capital structures, management and governance related to the management of property assets.
Cushman & Wakefield is recognized worldwide of the quality and originality of its market research structure and the value this area adds to client business. Our research data and analyses are widely quoted in the domestic and international media, because our information is the gold standard for property-oriented research. Our award-winning publication, MarketBeat® profiles real estate conditions in major business centers throughout the world. We provide landlords, tenants and investors with customized studies and analyses to meet their specific demands.
We provide a full range of Investment Management services to clients looking for opportunities in real estate. The real-time market knowledge that we gain in buying, selling, financing and valuing properties on a global basis is gathered, analyzed, and applied for their benefit.