Direct Real Estate / Asset Management

Aegon Real Assets US has overseen property operations for Aegon Asset Management and its affiliates' equity and investment properties throughout the US for over 25 years.

We manage real estate assets that include the renowned Transamerica Pyramid Office building in San Francisco and more than 400 tax credit partnerships via our nationwide affordable housing portfolio for affiliated and nonaffiliated clients. Our seasoned managers have proven themselves skilled by managing an array of property types on a national scale, including traditional commercial real estate and renewable energy assets.  

Aegon Real Assets US’ Asset Management group, which has been rated by Standard & Poor's and Fitch*, utilizes a time-tested team approach to management that leverages the expertise and experience of our dedicated institutional resources. Our asset managers provide clients with:

  • Meticulous attention to detail with the goal of maximizing investment returns through value creation
  • Hands-on management of properties, including:

- Selection and direction of third party property management and leasing personnel

- Developing operating and capital budgets

- Preparing and implementing capital improvement and replacement programs

- Designing tenant marketing packages for lease up, renewal or re-leasing to maximize the asset's investment value

- Executing strategic asset management plans

- Analyzing property performance regularly

- Benchmarking performance and analysis against nationally recognized indexes such as NCREIF

- Implementing and supervising asset dispositions

  • Experienced managers in our New York and Cedar Rapids locations. The team's professional designations include:

- CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member Institute designation)

- Certified Property Management (CPM)

- LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification

- Advanced degrees in related disciplines

  • Supplemental services we offer include:

- State-of-the-art accounting and reporting

- Yardi accounting system for budgeting and financial analysis

- Lease analysis

- Proprietary market research

- Ad valorem tax review

- Property and liability insurance review and placement services

- Risk management

- Engineering expertise - structural, mechanical and environmental

- In-house legal counsel provides leasing and sales transaction support


*Agency ratings do not reflect favorable client responses or ignore unfavorable client responses. Aegon Real Assets US has paid Standard & Poor's and Fitch to conduct their ratings. These ratings are not indicative of future performance. Information regarding Standard & Poor's rating systems and criteria is available at Information regarding Fitch's rating systems and criteria is available at