February 1, 2018

2018 Real Estate Market Outlook

Virtus Real Estate Capital CEO, Terrell Gates, outlines his view of the state of private equity real estate

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December 19, 2017

Virtus Outlook on Medical Office Space

Total healthcare spending in the United States has been headed in one direction for the past 50 years—up, up, and up. Since 1960, there has not been a single year in which total healthcare spending was less than the prior year. In a way, one could amend the age-old saying: the only things certain in life are actually death, taxes, and that the U.S. will spend more on healthcare next year.

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November 30, 2017

All Real Estate is not Created Equal

In this current challenging investment environment, we at Virtus are frequently asked the same question repeatedly by advisors who are nervous about their own portfolios but are unclear of where else to invest. It usually goes something like, “I know real estate has been a good diversifier and a great performer, but isn’t real estate at the top of its cycle and ripe for a fall the next time the economy contracts?”

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Finding Yield in a Low Yield Environment

In today’s environment, traditional income sources no longer provide investors with the yield they need, so where do you turn?

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November 10, 2017

Investing in a Post Brexit World

At Virtus, we have followed with keen interest the Brexit surprise decision, its immediate market aftermath, and the flurry of punditry that has followed it. Days after the decision, over $3 Trillion in equity values have been lost, the pound has fallen to historic levels, and the UK has been downgraded by both S&P and Fitch. What now?

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