Anthony C. Crooks

Anthony C. Crooks

anthony-crook-headshot-finalCFA, Director of AEW Capital Management

Mr. Crooks is a Director of the Firm and an Investment Manager with the AEW Partners Funds, responsible for investment origination and asset management. Since 2000, he has invested over $1.5 billion dollars in the office, senior housing, multi-family residential and mixed-use sectors and he currently manages a portfolio of senior housing investments with a gross value of approximately $400 million. During his tenure at AEW, Mr. Crooks has been involved in acquisitions, dispositions, financing, asset management and portfolio management for a wide variety of commercial real estate product types across North America. He currently serves on the Board of the American Senior Housing Association (ASHA) and is a member of Urban Land Institute (ULI). He is a graduate of Northeastern University (B.S.B.A.) and also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. One of the world’s leading real estate investment advisors, AEW and its affiliates manage $28 billion of capital invested in over $42 billion of property and securities in North America, Europe and Asia (as of March 31, 2010). On behalf of a wide range of institutional investors, AEW actively manages portfolios across the public and private markets and across the risk/return spectrum.

AEW Capital Management, L.P.

AEW Capital is one of the world’s largest real estate asset managers, with $76 billion of assets under management as of 30 September 2019. AEW has over 700 employees, with its main offices located in Boston, London, Paris, and Hong Kong, and offers a wide range of real estate investment products including comingled funds, separate accounts, and securities mandates across the full spectrum of investment strategies. AEW represents the real estate asset management platform of Natixis Investment Managers, one of the largest asset managers in the world.

AEW Capital Management, L.P., was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with other offices in Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., London, and Singapore.

Contact Information

Street:  Two Seaport Lane
City:  Boston
State:  MA
Zip Code:  02210-2021  Phone Number:  617-261-9000
Fax Number:  617-261-9555

AEW Capital Management in the News

  • Welltower Continues To Divest
    For news on Welltower’s leadership change, please watch “60 Seconds with Steve” above. The REIT did this week finally disclosed (what we broke last week) its $702 million sale of 11 senior living properties in California, Washington and Nevada to a joint venture between AEW Capital Management and Merrill Gardens, which has... Read more
    Published on: October 06, 2020 By Ben Swett
  • PGIM Real Estate Funds AEW/Merrill Gardens Portfolio Purchase
    Earlier this week, we reported on the Welltower sale of 10 seniors housing communities to AEW Capital Management and Merrill Gardens Senior Living, and now we have learned that PGIM Real Estate provided the acquisition debt. The partnership buyer obtained a $460 million loan with a seven-year term. There is also a combination of fixed-rate and floating-rate terms.  ... Read more
    Published on: October 01, 2020 By Ben Swett
  • Welltower Portfolio Sold
    Since last March, we have been wondering what happened to Welltower’s large sale of a prominent seniors housing operating portfolio of western senior living properties. It would have been the largest deal of the year so far at the original $740 million price, but it fell apart, as we... Read more
    Published on: September 28, 2020 By Ben Swett
  • Capital Health Group and AEW Capital Management Sell Florida Communities
    We just learned of the sellers in Sino-Ocean Capital and Meridian Senior Living’s acquisition of two seniors housing communities in Florida. After funding the land acquisition and development of the two communities, Capital Health Group and AEW Capital Management are selling the properties for an undisclosed amount. The deal involved... Read more
    Published on: October 31, 2019 By Ben Swett
  • Cooper City Community Sold to Artemis Real Estate Partners
    Artemis Real Estate Partners recently acquired a 120-unit assisted living/memory care community in Cooper City, Florida (Broward County) for approximately $37.5 million, or $312,500 per unit. AEW Capital Management was the seller, having purchased the original site in 2015 for $2.5 million and developed the community in 2017.... Read more
    Published on: July 10, 2019 By Steve Monroe

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