Northwood Raises Approximately $500 Million of Capital Commitments

Northwood Press Release
New York, NY / December 24, 2012

Northwood Investors LLC (“Northwood”), a leading privately-held global real estate investment firm, announced today it has succeeded its goal in completing the closing of its third offering with approximately $500 million of capital commitments. Since inception, this brings the total capital commitments raised to approximately $2.8 billion. To-date Northwood has invested or committed to invest approximately $1.8 billion of equity across twenty-three investments in the United States and Europe. The fund will continue to seek strong risk-adjusted returns by aggressively pursuing opportunities into a still recovering and de-leveraging real estate market.

John Z. Kukral, President and Chief Executive Officer commented, “We are thankful for the continued confidence from our existing limited partners and very pleased with the support from our new investors. Northwood’s fund structure seeks to better align interests of limited partners and the general partner, and the firm is uniquely positioned to take advantage of attractive value creation opportunities available in the market today.” Northwood’s investor base is a diversified group of limited partners, including leading endowments, foundations, private and public pension plans, trusts, family offices and high-net-worth individuals.

About Northwood Investors
Northwood Investors is a leading privately-held global real estate investment firm with approximately $3.7 billion of real estate assets. Founded in 2006 by John Z. Kukral, Northwood employs a fundamental, value-driven investment strategy with a longer-term outlook. Northwood has extensive experience investing in a wide range of real estate assets worldwide, including office buildings, shopping centers, hotels and residential investments, over multiple cycles and property types and geographies, providing the firm with a deep knowledge base, strong relationships, and tremendous access to global real estate resources.

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