Using Blue Vault Data to Analyze Distribution Sustainability

The Logic Behind Taking Listed REITs Private

April 26, 2022

The Logic Behind Taking Listed REITs Private April 26, 2022 | James Sprow | Blue Vault The headline on April 25 stated that Blackstone Inc. (Ticker: BX) agreed to buy another real estate investment trust (REIT) PS Business Parks (Ticker: PSB) for $7.6 billion, including debt. The deal would take the REIT private and pay …

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Nontraded REIT Liquidity and the Coronavirus

March 31, 2020

As we’ve mentioned in other articles recently, nontraded REIT manages are contemplating or have already take action to delay or discontinue distributions. Some asset types are being hit…

The Potentially Confusing Front-End Load

March 2, 2020

When investors or financial advisors think about front-end loads, what comes to mind?  Front-end loads in the alternative investment industry are typically thought of as…

A Deeper Look at CNL

February 19, 2020

On February 11, Blue Vault presented a webinar exploring the performance of programs sponsored by CNL Financial Group (“CNL”).  Founded in 1973 by…

A Deeper Look at Owl Rock

January 29, 2020

On January 23, 2020, Blue Vault Partners hosted a webinar covering the performance history of Owl Rock Capital Partners (“Owl Rock”).  Owl Rock is an alternative asset manager founded in

NTR Performance and Property Sector Concentrations

January 29, 2020

In looking at the total returns to shareholders reported by eleven nontraded REITs with continuous offerings and monthly or daily net asset value (NAV) reporting, it’s apparent…