Living: Solving for a primary need across the globe

Living: Solving for a primary need across the globe

A Message from our Global Leaders

We create healthy, productive communities people love. Our industry-leading services, amenities, and personalized experiences support and inspire you. As a leader in sustainable development and a responsible corporate citizen, Hines brings a spirit of community service into every residence. By applying decades of real estate experience to this growing sector, we've created strong results for our project partners and investors.

Our Experience

80 million + square feet of developments completed, underway or acquired
9 million + square feet managed
52,404 multifamily units completed, underway or acquired
1.4 million + square feet of seniors housing developments completed, underway or acquired
8,300 + student housing beds delivered across Europe
25,000 + acres of master-planned communities completed, in design or under construction

Hines has proven to be a highly valued partner - they do what they say they will, and they deliver high-quality projects of lasting value in permanent locations, helping to fulfill our long-term hold objectives.


Our Expertise

  • Multifamily

    Rooted in the expertise of our regional offices, Hines' growing and successful Multifamily division has expanded for-rent apartment development activity. Willowick Residential, a Hines multifamily management offering, brings a long history of exceptional attention to every detail in the multifamily market and was created to address the appetite of residents and owners for a premier living-sector operator.

    Multifamily projects include: The Grant—Concord, California | Wolf Point West—Chicago, Illinois | Meriel Marina Bay—Boston, Massachusetts | Apartamenty NOVUM—Krakow, Poland to name a few.

    To learn more about our in-house multifamily management service visit Willowick Residential.

  • Seniors Housing

    The seniors housing sector is emerging as an increasingly attractive investment opportunity, with a senior population growing at twice the national average. We are developing upscale independent living, assisted living, and memory care communities that provide modern and technologically advanced residential projects across the spectrum of senior care needs.

    Learn more about our recently completed project in Houston, Watermark Heights Senior Living

  • Student Housing

    aparto is our Hines-managed, bespoke brand to service our growing portfolio of student housing in Europe. Skilled local community managers are united under a common culture and a commitment to creating a great experience for student residents.

    To learn more about our in-house student housing management service visit aparto

  • Master-Planned Communities

    Our award-winning, master-planned communities are renown worldwide for transforming into flourishing premier neighborhoods. A sample of developments include: The Parks at Walter Reed—Washington, D.C. | Palencia— St. Augustine, Florida | Cherrywood—Dublin, Ireland.

    Visit our Land Development page for more information.

Living for the Future

How developers, landlords and investors can shape the post-pandemic rental revolution, presenting residents with a new standard of flexibility in their homes, buildings and lives.

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The Lingo of Living

While the living sector is familiar to everyone, its terminology can differ across geographies. Dive into our practical guide to better understand this dynamic asset class around the globe.

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Lisa Newton

Senior Vice President, Management Services
Multifamily Operations


Meg Meliet

Managing Director
Seniors Housing


Marc Sampietro

Living Operations Director
European Student Housing