Investment Strategy

Managing equity and debt under the same roof

"Our expertise, market relationships and ability to transact enables us to create value for our clients and to support them in navigating through times of uncertainty." 

Annette Kröger
Chief Executive Officer Europe

As one of the world’s largest investment managers, Allianz Real Estate´s approach centers around long-term growth driven by global economic and secular trends. Our focus lies on building a strong, risk-adjusted and diversified portfolio for our investors while applying the same high underwriting standards and methodologies worldwide.

Allianz Real Estate considers equity and debt opportunities in the same light and targets properties in core markets that offer unlevered returns of 4-6% with a low to moderate risk profile.

Our robust investment process is based on best in-class risk management and specialist in-house expertise.

“The decision to invest in a property should be made with a high degree of confidence - in the property, the market, and your business partners. The deep knowledge and understanding accumulated through our on the ground asset management teams and both equity and financing investment activities has enabled us to build a resilient, diversified, high-quality real estate portfolio.”

Christoph Donner
Chief Executive Officer U.S.









Data as of 30 June 2022

"Our global experience and local expertise drive our investment strategies, while our scale and deep relationships allow us prioritized access to opportunities."

Scott Kim
Chief Executive Officer Asia-Pacific


The foundations of Allianz’s real estate portfolio lie in equity. Our historic focus has been on Core and Core+ office, retail and residential properties across Europe. We have a growing portfolio of these investments in the U.S. and the Asia-Pacific region and have, more recently, developed notable portfolios of logistics and student housing.


Debt is an established and fast growing business line at Allianz Real Estate. Our current focus is in Europe and the U.S.
In the U.S. we hold a portfolio of €12.4bn and have been established for more than 40 years. Our award winning European Debt business was launched in 2011 and reached €13.9bn in 2022.


Data as of 30 June 2022

"Our strategic focus on prime has enabled us to build a resilient, diversified, high-quality real estate debt portfolio with an increasing proportion of green loans." 

Roland Fuchs
Head of European Real Estate Finance

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