Greystar Investment Group acquires and operates multifamily properties across the US and the United Kingdom on behalf of institutional investors. Since 1993, Greystar has sponsored nine investment vehicles - including GEP VII, a $600 million discretionary, commingled equity fund - and more than 25 separate accounts in partnership with a sophisticated institutional investor base. Greystar now owns more than 130 properties - over 42,000 units - in more than 40 markets. As one of the industry's largest and most experienced firms, Greystar has invested over $5.5 billion in more than 145 multifamily acquisition transactions.
Greystar was founded in 1993 by Bob Faith, a successful real estate entrepreneur, former partner at Trammell Crow Company and co-founder of Starwood Capital Partners, L.P. Greystar today has more than 40 professionals fully dedicated to its investment and asset management activities.
With a vertically integrated business model and an international operating platform, Greystar Investment Group's national perspective is complemented by deep local knowledge. Greystar uses this unique advantage to source, analyze and then execute on unique investment opportunities, unconstrained by geographic limitations.
We focus on investments where Greystar can drive value through strategic, operational and physical enhancements. We strategically choose markets using internal and external tools and data, and only select specific micro-locations for investments based on our deep local knowledge. Greystar's international platform provides a stable operating presence and effective analysis of relative value across key U.S. and global markets, enabling real-time data to drive acquisition and disposition decisions.
Greystar utilizes a team of investment professionals fully dedicated to sourcing new investment opportunities across the U.S. and globally. In addition to extensive industry relationships, we work closely with our large stable of existing clients, partners and local Greystar leaders to source investment opportunities and acquire real-time market intelligence.
Greystar's in-house asset and construction management teams collaborate to manage risk through comprehensive up-front physical and financial due diligence. Additionally, Greystar's in-house asset and property management teams help develop each investment's specific business plan and collaborate to execute according to the strategy of each investment.
Investment Advisory Services: Our experienced team of Investment Principals leads the investment process from acquisition to disposition. Our team identifies the best investment opportunities across the real estate spectrum and aggressively implements strategies consistent with the current and anticipated underlying market fundamentals with the goal of maximizing investment returns.
Capital Renovation: Renovation experts play a critical role in investment due diligence, risk management and execution of underwritten capital plans, managing capital improvements based on the investment plan.
Asset Management: Present throughout the entire investment life cycle, the asset management team ensures compliance with the underwritten investment plan, communicates and reports performance and is dedicated to generating superior returns through focused leadership and oversight.