New Mexico SIC commits $75m to Asana Partners III
The New Mexico State Investment Council (SIC) has approved a commitment of up to $75 million to the value-add Asana Partners III.
Asana III is focused on unique, U.S. street-front retail within high-growth walkable neighborhoods in areas containing attributes including strong demographics, high educational attainment and above-average household income. The strategy is seeking to raise $1 billion in capital commitments.
The fund’s predecessor, Asana Partners Fund II, closed in April 2019 with $800 million in equity commitments. The fund was oversubscribed and achieved its hard cap of $800 million within 12 months of commencing the marketing process.
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