Investors and investment managers today struggle with insufficient modeling capabilities, unstructured information sharing, limited technology integrations, and the inability to report portfolio performance quickly, accurately. and consistently across various metrics. RealFoundations’ Investor Industry Practice Group provides a forum for industry leaders to openly discuss pain points, technologies and leading practices that span business functions such as capital management, management and accounting Funds and Portfolios, Asset Management and Real Estate Operations, Development, Corporate Strategy and Governance.

The Practice Group and its Advisory Board, made up of passionate real estate professionals with significant experience in the investment management industry, are focused on designing a cutting-edge model that enables investment managers to:

  • Monitor the performance of their entire portfolio, from underwriting to disposal,
  • Report portfolio diversification through various metrics,
  • Measure and monitor all leases and rental activity across their portfolio,
  • Analyze debt exposure by fund, asset and lender,
  • Respond to ad hoc internal and external requests using readily available applications and data, and
  • Forecast and model portfolio performance under various scenarios.

With over 200 years of combined experience transforming the way investors and investment managers work across North America, Europeand Asia PacificRealFoundations provided actionable insights to the top 5 ranked companies, as well as 13 of the top 25 ranked companies, recognized by IPE Real Assets in their Top 150 Real Estate Investment Managers list.

“Our Investor Practice Group partners with real estate companies to implement enhanced decision-making capabilities, which ultimately leads to better portfolio returns,” said Brent McFerren, Business Management Consultant, RealFoundations. “Our practitioners have years of experience in the real estate investment industry, allowing us to quickly assess companies’ operating platforms and recommend improvements to streamline efficiency and increase profitability. “

The Investor Industry Practice Group draws on RealFoundations’ long-standing relationships with organizations such as IREI, NAREIM, NCREIF, and PREA, as well as its accumulated expertise and deep knowledge of practices and cutting-edge technologies to deliver value-added problem-solving strategies to the industry, pursuing its mission of improving real estate management.

For more information about the practice group and to find out how your organization can join our advisory board, please contact Chris Johnson at [email protected] or visit

About RealFoundations

RealFoundations is the world’s leading professional services firm focused solely on the real estate industry. Through our management consulting and managed services offering, we help companies that develop, own, operate, maintain or invest in real estate make better, more profitable decisions. We’re proud to partner with over 450 real estate companies around the world, delivering accelerated solutions that solve some of real estate’s toughest challenges. We make real estate more efficient.