Balzac REIM is an independent real estate fund manager regulated by the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers)

Balzac REIM builds bespoke investment strategies for its clients.
We offer a full range of services from sourcing buildings located in and close to Paris, to structuring acquisitions and applying our high-grade asset management know-how to complex real estate transactions.

Value creation is at the core of our corporate philosophy

History

Key Dates

2021

>€ 1bn AUM
1st dedicated office OPPCI

2020

Awarded Alternative Investment
Fund Management status by the AMF

2019

€ 700 million AUM

2018

€ 500 million AUM

2015

€ 200 million AUM

2009

Redevelopment of 26,000 sq m
flagship office building

2007

Launch Balzac REIM

Values

5 guiding values

01Proactive

We listen
Our clients appreciate the way we listen to their concerns and treat every situation on its merits.

02Agile

We are agile
We strive to anticipate and adapt to the demands of a changing world.

03Professionnal

We act professionnaly
We apply, develop and hone skills that ensure we retain our position as the « go to » player in our market.

04Experienced

We apply our experience
We apply our team’s long-term and diverse professional experience to everything we do.

05Independent

We are independent
Balzac REIM is an independently owned and managed business which gives us freedom to make the right decisions for our investors.

Commitments

Our approach to responsible investment

Managing our clients’ capital to deliver a positive impact on society and on the environment.

OUR ESG CRITERIA

Balzac REIM believes that a positive environment is a fundamental driver of growth.

E

Environmental

To reduce our carbon footprint, Balzac REIM occupies a building with exceptional environmental and sustainability labels.
We recycle our waste and our office furniture is made of natural wood.
We encourage our staff to ride bicycles to work and use electric vehicles.
S

Social

Balzac REIM seeks to transmit its knowledge.

We offer internships to students and regularly teach classes in France’s leading business schools.

We gifted our previous office furniture to a charity.
G

Governance

Balzac REIM values its independence highly as it guarantees our ability to
provide objective advice free of conflicts of interest.

When possible we co-invest our own equity alongside our clients.

AFFILIATIONS

Guided by responsible investment criteria Balzac REIM will sign The United Nations Principles for Investment (UN PRI).
The six Principles for Responsible Investment are a voluntary and aspirational set of investment principles that offer a menu of possible actions for incorporating ESG issues into our investment
practices.

OUR ESG APPROACH

We apply ESG considerations to real estate investment opportunities that we consider for our clients whenever possible. All our properties under management have best-in-class environmental and sustainability labels.

Organisation

Our team