Normandy Real Estate Partners is a leading, privately-owned real estate operator and investment manager that targets underperforming office and mixed-use investments in well-located urban and transit-oriented submarkets in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic region.
Normandy utilizes its vertically-integrated operating platform to enhance value through creative repositioning, financial structuring, intensive management, and capital investment. Since its founding in 2002, the firm has managed a series of discretionary real estate funds and joint ventures backed by some of the most prestigious institutional investors in the world. With over 120 employees and offices in Boston, New York, Washington D.C and Morristown, New Jersey, Normandy owns and operates one of the largest diversified real estate portfolios in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic region comprising over 14 million square feet.
Columbia Property Trust creates value through owning, operating and developing Class-A office buildings in high-barrier U.S. office markets, primarily New York, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. Columbia is deeply experienced in transactions, asset management and repositioning, leasing, and property management, and it employs these competencies to grow value across its high-quality, well-leased portfolio.
As an owner/operator, Columbia strives to maximize returns through proactive management, creative leasing and value-enhancing capital improvements, positioning its buildings to be competitive within the top tier of their markets and thereby driving strong rental rates and high occupancy. Columbia also pursues select development opportunities in its target markets to enhance value and growth in its portfolio.
Columbia is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “CXP” and carries an investment-grade rating from both Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. For more information, please visit www.columbia.reit.
Perkins+Will is an interdisciplinary, research-based architecture and design firm established in 1935.
Founded on the belief that design has the power to transform lives and enhance communities, we collaborate with clients all over the world to create healthy, sustainable places in which to live, learn, work, play, and heal. More than 2,000 professionals across over 20 Perkins+Will offices include some of the brightest minds in architecture, interior design, branded environments, urban design, and landscape architecture. Clients consistently turn to us for our leadership and expertise in areas like sustainability, resilience, health and wellness, and mobility. Additionally, our Research Labs catalyze innovative design technologies and solutions that result in better, smarter, more competitive built environments. The recipient of hundreds of design awards each year, and a progressive leader in corporate social responsibility, Perkins+Will is consistently ranked among the world’s top design firms. Our family of partner companies includes retail strategy and design consultancy Portland; sustainable transportation planning consultancy Nelson\Nygaard; healthcare technology planning firm Genesis Planning; and luxury hospitality design firm Pierre-Yves Rochon (PYR).