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  • September 29, 2017

    Michael Cornelissen to Join LaSalle as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions in Canada

    TORONTO (September 29, 2017) – LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) is pleased to announce that Michael Cornelissen will join the firm as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions for its Canada business, effective October 2. Mr. Cornelissen will be based in LaSalle’s Toronto office, and will report to the firm’s Head of Acquisitions in Canada, Stephen Robertson.

  • September 27, 2017

    LaSalle Study Examines Advantages of Combining Public and Private Real Estate Investments

    CHICAGO (Sept 27, 2017) – A recent study conducted by LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) reinforces the important complementary relationship between publicly-traded global real estate securities (“GRES”) and global private real estate. The analysis, published in a recent whitepaper, highlights the benefits of GRES and global private real estate as well as the additional advantages investors can gain by combining the two strategies.

  • September 27, 2017

    LaSalle Earns Eight Green Stars in 2017 GRESB Real Estate Survey

    Co-mingled Funds and Separate Accounts across Asia, Europe and the U.S. Recognized for Leadership in Environmental Sustainability

    CHICAGO (September 27, 2017) – LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) is pleased to announce that it has earned eight Green Stars across its global business, in the 2017 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB), an industry-recognized global ESG measure for real asset investments. In order to achieve a Green Star, a GRESB Assessment participant must meet score thresholds in both Management & Policy as well as Implementation & Measurement categories.  With these results, LaSalle is seeing significant year-over-year improvements in both segments.

  • September 25, 2017

    LaSalle’s Asia-focused funds rank higher in Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark

    Hong Kong (September 25, 2017) – LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) is pleased to announce that it has achieved higher environmental, social responsibility and corporate governance (“ESG”) rankings for its LaSalle Asia Opportunity Fund IV (“LAOF IV”), LaSalle Japan Logistics Fund III (“JLF III”) and LaSalle Logiport REIT (“Logi-REIT”), according to the 2017 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (“GRESB”) Survey.

  • September 20, 2017

    Steven Lieb Joins LaSalle as Portfolio Manager for U.S. Custom Accounts

    CHICAGO (September 20, 2017) – LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) is pleased to announce that Steven Lieb will join the firm as a Portfolio Manager within its U.S. Custom Accounts business, effective September 25, 2017. Mr. Lieb will be based in LaSalle’s global headquarters in Chicago, and will report to the firm’s Head of Americas Custom Accounts, Karen Brennan.

  • September 05, 2017

    Tim Kessler Joins LaSalle as Global Head of Corporate Strategy and Development

    CHICAGO (September 5, 2017) – LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”) is pleased to announce that Tim Kessler has joined the firm as its Global Head of Corporate Strategy and Development, effective immediately. Mr. Kessler will be based in LaSalle’s global headquarters in Chicago, and will report to LaSalle Global CEO Jeff Jacobson.

  • August 16, 2017

    LaSalle Secures US$335 Million of Capital Commitments to Date for its Asia Opportunity V Fund

    Sets New Fundraising Target of US$1 Billion

    CHICAGO (August 17, 2017) – LaSalle is pleased to announce that its LaSalle Asia Opportunity V (“LAO V” or “the Fund”), the fifth in its series of closed-end, pan-Asia opportunistic funds, has secured US$335 million of capital commitments since its launch in August, 2016, with pending commitments that would bring the total raised to US$700 million. The final fund size is anticipated to exceed the target of US$750 million announced upon the Fund’s launch, and the firm has set a new capital raising target of US$ 1 billion.[1]

  • August 07, 2017

    Environmental Factors Drive Long-Term Real Estate Demand, LaSalle Finds

    CHICAGO (August 07, 2017) – A broad array of environmental factors are expected to significantly contribute to the financial performance of real estate portfolios over the coming years, according to LaSalle Investment Management (“LaSalle”). The analysis, published in a recent whitepaper by LaSalle, suggests that an increased focus on a ‘green premium’ will yield higher returns. 

  • August 04, 2017

    Umweltfaktoren beeinflussen Nachfrage nach Immobilien Weißbuch „Nachhaltigkeit“ von LaSalle

    Umweltfaktoren werden in den kommenden Jahren die finanzielle Perfomance von Immobilienportfolios vermehrt beeinflussen. Zur weiteren Maximierung von Renditen werden Investoren ihren Fokus verstärkt auf grüne Gebäude legen müssen. Zu diesem Ergebnis kommt ein Weißbuch „Nachhaltigkeit“ von LaSalle Investment Management.

  • August 03, 2017

    Environmental factors increasingly to drive demand for real estate, according to LaSalle research

    LONDON Environmental factors will contribute significantly to the financial performance of real estate portfolios over the coming years, and investors will need to put increasing focus on green buildings if they are to maximise returns and minimize risks, according to research from LaSalle Investment Management.

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