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Kayne Anderson Real Estate Debt listed as a Top Debt Platform on PERE’s RED 50

May 21, 2024

Kayne Anderson Real Estate Debt was listed as a top real estate debt platform (#11) on PERE’s RED 50 report, marking another year of growth for the platform. Headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, the real estate debt platform continues to grow across direct loan origination, Freddie Mac structured products, and CMBS.

“I’m proud of this team and the work they do day in and day out,” states Bill Lewittes, Senior Managing Director, Real Estate Debt. “Each person on this team shows up with grit, determination, and creativity to get the job done and the results show that.”

Earlier this year, the platform won PERE’s 2023 Deal of the Year: Global for closing a $1.3 billion loan portfolio from Synovus Bank. The full list and PERE’s methodology can be accessed here:

These PERE awards are compiled by PERE and are voted on annually by the private equity real estate industry with the results announced every March, based on information from a 12-month period ending November of the prior year. Eligibility is based on quantitative and qualitative factors and is not necessarily related to the quality of the investment advice. For more information on the third party rating methodologies, please visit: