Klaff Realty, LP is a privately owned real estate investment company based in Chicago, Illinois that engages in the acquisition, redevelopment and management of commercial real estate throughout the United States, with a primary focus on retail and office. To date, Klaff Realty (including through partnerships and entities managed by it or its affiliates) has acquired properties and invested in operating entities that control in excess of 200 million square feet with a value in excess of $17 billion.
The company has established a leadership position in the acquisition of distressed retail space. Significant bulk transactions in which Klaff Realty has participated include Safeway, Supervalu, Albertson’s, Mervyn’s, Rex, K-Mart, Montgomery Ward and Service Merchandise. Klaff Realty works closely with a prominent group of partners, including financial institutions, professional services firms, real estate opportunity funds, high-net-worth individuals, national brokers and tenants. Together, these partners structure real estate transactions that attempt to provide superior risk-adjusted rates of return for investors.
Klaff Realty employs a staff of seasoned financial and asset management professionals with extensive industry experience and expertise in specific asset classes, primarily retail and office.