BP Real Estate Investors Launches As Private Equity Investor

LOS ANGELES, CA – May 1, 2013 – BP Real Estate Investors (BPREI), a joint venture of Barker Pacific Group (“BPG”) and Palladian Capital Advisors (“Palladian”) has launched as a real estate private equity investor focused on value-add and opportunistic situations.

BPREI will execute two identified strategies:

  • Value-add assets in urban and suburban Western United States commercial markets, with flexibility to pursue deal flow elsewhere opportunistically (“Acquisition Strategy”)
  • Off-market, complex, or structured finance commercial real estate opportunities, leveraging the BPREI’s knowledge in tax, bankruptcy, restructuring and capital raising (“Merger Strategy”)

BPREI is seeking a programmatic venture partner (or partners) to capitalize the platform. For more information, please CONTACT BPREI.

About Barker Pacific Group:

Barker Pacific Group was founded more than 30 years ago and is comprised of experienced real estate professionals active in asset management, acquisitions, and development of major commercial projects. In San Francisco, BPG developed 100 First Plaza and previously managed and owned 500 Sansome Street.

Some of BPG’s other notable projects include: One Sansome Street in San Francisco, Rowland Plaza in Marin County, The Fine Arts Building, 626 Wilshire Boulevard and 5055 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles, 101 Continental in El Segundo and The Miami Arena and Columbus Center in South Florida.

The company also manages and owns Bayside Communities, a portfolio of over 27 affordable multifamily housing properties located throughout the West. The company also manages another 50 multifamily communities. BPG has offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Marin County. The company specializes in the development and acquisition of institutional quality office, retail, and residential projects in select U.S. cities. For more information, visit www.barkerpacific.com.

About Palladian Capital

Palladian Capital Advisors offer a full spectrum of investment banking services with an emphasis on the commercial real estate industry. We assist developers, operators, managers, investors and borrowers in procuring investment capital and providing advisory services for the acquisition and financial restructuring of their assets.

The Palladian team consists of seasoned real estate professionals with over 150 years of combined experience in the commercial real estate sector encompassing debt and equity procurement, debt restructuring, investment property sales, commercial and residential development and capital markets advisory. As intermediaries or principals, we have successfully executed over $25 billion of capital market transactions and restructurings on behalf of our clients. For more information, visit www.palladianca.com.