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Equity Real Estate

$2.1 billion in equity real estate commitments in 2017.

MetLife’s global network provides in-depth market expertise to facilitate real estate acquisitions and development, allowing us to efficiently underwrite and execute. In addition, our streamlined approval process combined with our comprehensive due diligence before offer submission, assures less process risk and a seamless closing process.


  • Committed to the real estate business for over 100 years with a $21.3 billion real estate equity (NAV) portfolio1
  • Hands-on asset management including leasing, acquisitions, dispositions, financing, development, engineering and construction management
  • Complex individual and portfolio transactions
  • Ability to structure transactions that align with investor’s needs
  • Extensive joint venture and fiduciary experience
  • Deep relationships and scale with top property management and leasing firms
  • Local market presence on a global scale
  • Solid capital position, financial strength and capacity
Core / Core Plus Strategies
  • Grocery-Anchored Centers, Dominant Power Centers and Community Centers
  • CBD Office in Primary Markets and Select Suburban Office
  • Urban Multi-Family
  • Industrial in Gateway Cities and Hub Markets
  • Established Hotels in Major Markets with Multiple Demand Generators
Build to Core Strategies
  • Multi-family in top 30 markets
  • Build to suit opportunities in office or industrial with credit tenants in major markets
Value Add
  • Major Market Properties with Leasing or Repositioning Challenges
  • Office, Multi-family
  • Selective Spec Development
  • Preferred Equity