Connecticut Treasurer makes $100m commitment to Penwood
The Connecticut Office of the Treasurer Erick Russell has announced his decision to commit $100 million to Penwood Select Industrial Partners VII, a closed-end fund managed by Penwood Real Estate Investment Management.
Penwood Select Industrial Partners VII will invest in industrial real estate in the United States. Penwood’s value-added investment strategy focuses on rehabilitation, repositioning, redevelopment and development of low-risk industrial properties. The firm targets supply-restricted markets with diverse demand generators, according to its website. Penwood Select Industrial Partners VII is targeting a fundraise of $500 million.
Penwood is primarily focused on industrial assets located in Southern California, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, port-centric New York City and Las Vegas. The firm has a secondary focus on port-related logistics markets across the nation
In addition, the Office of the Treasurer reported that two contracts for investment