About the Sponsor

Hines is a privately owned global real estate investment, development and management firm, founded in 1957, with a presence in 207 cities in 24 countries and $116.4 billion of assets under management—including $64 billion for which Hines provides fiduciary investment management services and $52.4 billion for which Hines provides third-party property-level services.

Hines has 109 developments currently underway around the world, and historically, has developed, redeveloped or acquired 1,319 properties, totaling over 431 million square feet. The firm’s current property and asset management portfolio includes 527 properties, representing over 224 million square feet. With extensive experience in investments across the risk spectrum and all property types, and a pioneering commitment to sustainability, Hines is one of the largest and most respected real estate organizations in the world.

Gerald D. Hines, competition founder, attended the competition’s finale and said, “I look forward to this competition every year, and to see these bright young people who come forth with outstanding ideas and projects. They are the future of the real estate industry.”

 

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