Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund’s (the “Fund”) investment objective is to generate a return comprised of both current income and capital appreciation with moderate volatility and low correlation to the broader markets.


The Fund strategically invests in an actively managed combination of large, established private real estate funds and public real estate securities.



By investing in the Fund, investors may benefit from:

  • Access to an institutional investment strategy
  • Fund management by experienced institutional advisers and sub-advisers
  • Multi-tiered diversification
  • Periodic liquidity and daily pricing transparency



The Fund is advised by a highly experienced execution team that brings decades of hands-on experience, substantial track records, complementary skill sets and robust execution capabilities together to deliver a powerful investment product customized for individual investors. The Fund’s adviser and sub-advisers’ roles and description are shown below.


Griffin Capital Advisor, LLC

Adviser and Portfolio Manager

Griffin Capital Advisor, LLC, a , serves as the Fund’s investment adviser and oversees all investment activity. Griffin Capital Advisor’s primary role involves strategy development, manager selection and ongoing investment monitoring.

Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting, Inc.

Sub-Adviser – Private Real Estate Funds Allocation

Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting, Inc. (“AHIC”), an Aon Company, provides research and advisory services to the portion of the Fund’s investment portfolio that is allocated to private real estate funds. Partnering with AHIC, a global leader (over $3.5 trillion in assets under advisement as of June 30, 2019) within the institutional advisory services space, provides Griffin Capital Advisor with the same level of research and due diligence as the nation’s top endowments, universities and pension funds.

CenterSquare Investment Management LLC

Sub-Adviser – Private Real Estate Securities Allocation

CenterSquare Investment Management, LLC (“CenterSquare”) manages the portion of the Fund’s investment portfolio that is allocated to public real estate securities. CenterSquare has been managing real estate securities portfolios since 1995, across multiple strategies and market cycles and had approximately $12.6 billion in real estate assets under management as of December 31, 2019.

Griffin Institutional Access Real Estate Fund is a closed-end interval fund. Limited liquidity is provided to shareholders only through the Fund’s quarterly repurchase offers for no less than 5% and no more than 25% of the Fund’s shares outstanding at net asset value. The Fund is only suitable for investors who can bear the risks associated with the limited liquidity of the Fund and should be viewed as a long-term investment. There is no secondary market for the Fund’s shares and none is expected to develop.