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Real estate

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Nuveen Real Estate

Covering ground around the globe

Our global real estate assets aim to help investors hedge inflation, boost income and growth, and manage volatility.

Top 5
largest real estate investment manager globally1
in real estate assets under management2
85+ years
of global real estate investing expertise

Diversified income opportunities

Real estate has traditionally offered investors a higher level of income compared to other assets.

Average annual income | 2000-2021

Source: NCREIF, 4Q20; Bloomberg

Real estate has generally served as a hedge against inflation over the long term.

Nuveen in 90: Staying nimble in today's real estate markets

Carly Tripp, Chief Investment Officer of Nuveen Real Estate, explores how the sector has served as an inflation hedge and delivers other real estate insights. All in 90 seconds.

Growth in rent has moved in line with inflation

A key to real estate’s effectiveness as an inflation hedge lies in landlords’ ability to raise rents in markets with low vacancy rates, thus outpacing rising inflation and potentially increasing income to investors.


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Real Estate RealAccess issue no. 6: Global insights for real estate investors
As you will read in this issue, we believe that even in times of economic uncertainty, real estate continues to deliver opportunity to investors. While the real estate market continues to evolve, nimble, experienced investors are finding new ways to generate returns
Real Estate Real estate as an inflation hedge
Real estate may provide an attractive inflation hedge, as rents and property values are highly correlated with rising consumer prices.
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See why investors are looking to real estate to fulfill a need for stability, diversification, performance and yield.

1 ANREV/INREV/NCREIF Fund Manager Survey 2022. Survey illustrated rankings of 143 fund managers globally by AUM as at 31 Dec 2021.

2 As of 30 Sep 2022. Nuveen assets under management (AUM) is inclusive of underlying investment specialists. Totals may not equal 100% due to rounding. 

Past performance does not guarantee future results. This material is not intended to be a recommendation or investment advice, does not constitute a solicitation to buy, sell or hold a security or an investment strategy, and is not provided in a fiduciary capacity. The information provided does not take into account the specific objectives or circumstances of any particular investor, or suggest any specific course of action. Investment decisions should be made based on an investor’s objectives and circumstances and in consultation with his or her advisors.

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