PGIM Real Estate raises £190m to launch UK Affordable Housing Fund

PGIM Real Estate has launched its UK Affordable Housing Fund, with an initial capital raise totaling £190 million, from the Northern LGPS and Brunel Pension Partnership. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment and financing business of PGIM, the US$1.4 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

The open-ended income-focused UK Affordable Housing Fund targets a total return of 6-9% per annum, net of fees and costs, by investing in and developing affordable homes for working people and families across the UK. The Fund is also able to leverage, giving it the potential to deploy up to £250 million at launch. The Fund is managed by an experienced team of investment professionals at PGIM Real Estate including Senior Portfolio Manager, Paul Dennis-Jones and Head of UK Transactions, Charles Crowe.

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