Morgan Stanley raised $3.1 billion for a new fund dedicated to global real estate bets, eclipsing the $2.7 billion it raised for the prior fund.
Oxford Properties Group agreed to buy a portfolio of industrial properties from KKR & Co. for about $2.2 billion.
Goldman Sachs Group is betting that prime retail and office space in Europe's top capitals still has a bright future.
Tricon Residential is teaming with the Texas Teacher Retirement System and Pacific Life Insurance Co. for a single-family rental venture.
Blackstone agreed to buy single-family rental company Home Partners of America for $6 billion, betting suburban housing will stay hot.
Two Sigma is starting a group to invest in private real estate as it seeks to expand its data-science expertise into non-public markets.
Brookfield Asset Management has offered to acquire the stake in Brookfield Property Partners it doesn't already own for $5.9 billion.