About Us

American Real Estate Partners

AREP is a US-based institutional fund manager and operating partner specializing in the repositioning and development of data centers, residential, industrial and office properties.
Since our founding in 2003, we have deployed over $6B across targeted geographies and acquired more than 22M SQFT of prime real estate across multiple US metropolitan markets.

Our vertically integrated real estate platform provides expertise in all ownership disciplines, from acquisition, development and construction management to asset management, leasing and repositioning, property management, and engineering.
Our Vision
We create places of experiential distinction. Everything we do is in the service of elevating the customer experience.
Target Markets

Geographically Focused Development

For 20+ years AREP has been a player nationally and leader in the mid-Atlantic real estate market. Our experience in cities like Washington DC, Raleigh, and Philadelphia has sparked insights that allow us to capitalize on unique - and sometimes under the radar - opportunities and partnerships.
* Prior investments divested
Our team continues to deliver world-class assets through a diverse portfolio, across multiple markets.
Brian Katz
Co-Founder & President