Our story

For four decades, Clarion has provided well-researched and carefully underwritten real estate investment options to clients.

Our founder’s perspective

Clarion Partners founder Steve Furnary discusses his view on two of our differentiating features: our partnership culture and our emphasis on investment research.

Clarion Partners' Unique Partnership Culture

An Investment Philosophy Grounded in Research

Our growth

Innovating and evolving from separate account manager to scaled fund manager with over $71B under management
AUM growth chart 

Our history



Open-end pan-European logistics fund launched



European investment platform established via acquisition of a majority stake in Gramercy Europe’s logistics business

Launched closed-end, tax-advantaged fund providing investment capital to improve distressed communities

Clarion Partners Real Estate Income Fund Inc. (CPREIF) was launched, creating a diversified fund accessible to individual investors



Open-end residential fund launched in concert with the acquisition of Gables Residential



Apartment platform established via acquisition of $3B public REIT



Industrial platform created via acquisition of a $1.5B private REIT



First open-end fund launched targeting diversified core assets



First of a series of closed-end funds launched targeting opportunistic investments



Clarion Partners investment management business established, focused exclusively on separately managed institutional accounts

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Our offices

  • New York (HQ)
  • Boston
  • Dallas
  • Los Angeles
  • Washington D.C.
  • London
  • Frankfurt
  • Jersey
  • Madrid
  • Paris

This material does not constitute investment advice, nor does it constitute an offer in any product or strategy offered by Clarion Partners LLC or Clarion Partners Europe, and should not be viewed as a current or past recommendation to buy or sell any securities. Any specific investment referenced may or may not be held in a Clarion Partners client account. It should not be assumed that any investment, in any property or other asset, was or will be profitable. Investment in real estate involves significant risk. Investors should consider their investment objectives, and it is strongly suggested that the reader seek his or her own independent advice in relation to any investment, financial, legal, tax, accounting or regulatory risks and evaluate their own risk tolerance before investing.


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