Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies (BREDS) was started in 2008 in response to the dislocation in the global real estate and credit markets. Recognizing there was an opportunity as banks retreated from providing real estate debt, BREDS focuses on providing liquidity to new borrowers, banks with legacy commercial real estate exposure as well as liquid real estate debt investments. Today, BREDS is a market leading provider of debt investment opportunities with over $9.7 billion of assets under management.
Our investment strategies are based on institutional-quality real estate, prudent use of leverage and a concentrated/value-based investing framework. Primary areas of investment include: