Investment Banking

Investment Banking

Eastdil Secured's Real Estate Investment Banking Platform is dedicated to understanding the unique competitive and operating environments of our public and private real estate clients. We combine strong relationships and industry knowledge with superior capital markets and strategic advisory capabilities, including debt and equity underwriting through Wells Fargo Securities, mergers and acquisitions advisory, private equity placements, and loan syndications.

Our team maintains active relationships with a broad universe of real estate clients, and has a strong track record of success in the public and private markets. As a real estate-focused company, we deliver unparalleled insight into the underlying value of clients' portfolios. Our proven ability to credibly communicate that value to the market and provide holistic, unbiased advice allows clients to create more value over time.

Eastdil Secured's real estate investment banking platform's unparalleled transaction experience and expertise is evidenced by these 2016 statistics:

  • #1 Real Estate M&A advisor (20 deals from 2014 - 2016, $61 billion of total transaction value)
  • #1 Bookrunner of REIT preferred equity (99 deals, $18.5 billion of total proceeds)
  • #2 Bookrunner of REIT high grade bonds (132 deals, $53.6 billion of total proceeds)
  • #2 Bookrunner of REIT public equity (142 deals, $65.3BN in total proceeds)
  • #2 Lead arranger of REIT loan syndication (837 deals, $153.1 billion of total proceeds)
  • #3 Third largest retail distribution system (over 15,000 Series 7 licensed advisors)