Blue Vista Focuses on Investing in Middle Market Real Estate and Student Housing Strategies on Behalf of Investors.
Blue Vista was founded in 2002 in Chicago as a real estate investment firm with a mission to co-invest alongside successful investors and developers across all property sectors in the U.S. Today, Blue Vista offers investors best-in-class investment strategies focused exclusively on Student Housing and Middle Market real estate equity and debt.
Blue Vista’s experienced professionals have proven track records, long-term industry relationships and expertise across a wide array of property sectors, investment types, real estate and capital markets, and investment management processes. Collectively, our senior professionals have completed over $25 billion in real estate transactions and have over 150 years of experience in the real estate industry.
Blue Vista provides investors with fully integrated and complementary vertical real estate strategies, offering deep expertise as an owner, operator and lender. Our professionals apply an academic, research-driven process to identify attractive investment opportunities, with the goal of achieving the best possible performance results for our investors and operating partners.
We pride ourselves on being a relationship-oriented culture versus transaction-driven, and always strive to do the right thing. Blue Vista is a trusted partner for a broad range of investors, including pension funds, insurance companies, endowments and foundations, sovereign wealth funds and family offices.
With $7.2 billion in total capitalization invested since 2002, Blue Vista is a proven industry leader in Middle Market real estate and Student Housing. Our investment teams utilize rigorous, data-driven analytics to support value creation and achieve performance objectives on behalf of investors.
Who We Serve
Blue Vista is pleased to partner with a wide variety of institutional investors in achieving their real estate investment objectives.
Endowments & Foundations
Blue Vista works with the nation’s largest university endowments and foundations to develop income-producing portfolios.
Public and private retirement plans are aligned with Blue Vista to meet their obligations to their pensioners.
Blue Vista works with the most sophisticated global consultants to provide real estate services to their discretionary and non-discretionary clients.
Sovereign Wealth Funds
The world’s largest sovereign wealth funds have utilized Blue Vista’s investment expertise to gain exposure to U.S. real estate in a tax-efficient manner.
Since inception, Blue Vista has worked with some of the largest insurance companies in structuring real estate investments in a way that meets their investment objective.
Family office investors seeking calculated real estate exposure have selected Blue Vista funds for the execution of a variety of real estate investment strategies.
How We Deliver
We believe in a better way of doing business. Relationships, innovation, performance, trust, and action are what define us.