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Founded in 1995, Adelante is a global investment management firm focused on real estate securities, predominantly REITs. We employ a disciplined investment process seeking high quality portfolios for our clients at attractive prices relative to direct real estate values or Net Asset Value (“NAV”). Learn more about our firm

Institutional Investors

Adelante’s legacy as a premier real estate securities investment firm is a reflection of our long-term relationships with institutional investors and the financial investment consultants that serve and represent our clients, as well as companies in the commercial real estate investment community.

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Financial Professionals

The inclusion of real estate securities in an investment portfolio and access to quality real estate investment expertise is no longer the sole realm of the institutional investor. Through their financial advisors, individual investors can access Adelante’s deep investment knowledge and experience.

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I see REIT Passive Ownership Rising… Is Trouble on the Way?

The efficient-market hypothesis (EMH) is a long-debated economic theory first introduced in nascent terms in the early 1900s, and advanced starting in the 1950s, which essentially suggests “security prices fully reflect all available information.” Although variations exist, the natural conclusion is that stock price movements are unpredictable; therefore “you cannot beat the market” and active portfolio management is a

4Q18 Capital Market Outlook

Since August 27, when Michael Bauer and Thomas Mertens published their FRBSF Economic Letter titled Information in the Yield Curve about Future Recessions, the ten-year-three-month spread has gone from “nearly 1 percentage point away from an inversion” to low of 15 bps on January 3, 2019. Put another way, investors were willing to lend money for ten years for

4Q18 Capital Market Review

The US economy is still expanding albeit at a slower rate. The third estimate of Third Quarter GDP growth came in at 3.4%, compared to 2.8% for Third Quarter 2017, and the latest estimate for Fourth Quarter GDP growth from the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta is 2.8%. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, changes in total nonfarm

And The Winner is… Amazon! & REITs!

Image used with permission of Philadelphia Inquirer Copyright© 2018. All rights reserved. Amazon, Inc. sent hundreds of municipalities into frenzy in September 2017 when the e-commerce juggernaut announced plans to establish a second corporate headquarters in North America, uninspiringly dubbed HQ2. Nearly 250 cities responded to Amazon’s Request for Proposal (RFP), with hopes of adding 50,000 full-time, highly-paid Amazons
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Friday Market Recap

Weekly Assessment of Global Real Estate Trends

Welltower (WELL)

North America In the U.S.: As expected, the Fed cut rates 25 bps. Fed Chair Powell on Wednesday characterized the central bank’s 25 bps rate cut as a “mid-cycle adjustment” and not “the beginning of a lengthy cutting cycle.In earnings, 384 companies in the S&P 500 Index have reported, 76.3% beat, 0.5% were in-line, and 23.2% missed estimates. REIT

Chesapeake Lodging Trust (CHSP)

North America In the U.S.: Chatter calling for a more aggressive 50bps rate cut by the Fed has simmered down. Reuters said its latest poll showed that over 95% of 111 economists surveyed now expect a 25 bps rate cut from the Fed later this month. The first reading of Q2 GDP came in at 2.1% q/q versus Q1

Prologis, Inc. (PLD)

North America In the U.S.: The WSJ discussed how the market has gone from debating whether Fed will lower rates in July to if it would be a 25bps or 50bps change. Expectations for the more aggressive 50bps move surged following the dovish commentary from NY Fed President John Williams. REIT Focus: Prologis, Inc. (PLD) announced that it would

Domestic Real Estate Securities Strategy

Adelante Capital Management’s domestic real estate securities strategy is designed for those investors who recognize the diversification benefits of real
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Global Real Estate Securities Strategy

Adelante’s Global Real Estate Investment Strategy is designed for those private and institutional and individual investors who both recognize the diversification benefits of real estate in their overall investment portfolios and also desire exposure outside the U.S. commercial real estate market.

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