Manulife Real Estate is the global real estate arm of Manulife Financial Corporation with fully integrated in-house capabilities and 70 years of experience as an active investor, owner, developer and asset manager of commercial real estate. Diversified by both geography and asset type, the portfolio consists primarily of prime office and industrial properties, as well as select retail and multi-family residential properties, in key metropolitan centers throughout Canada, Asia and in the United States through Manulife's U.S. division, John Hancock. In addition to equity real estate, Manulife Real Estate manages the space requirements and own use facilities for Manulife’s operations around the world.

In 2011, Manulife Real Estate launched a new real estate fund platform, extending the benefit of its long established real estate asset management expertise to institutional investors.


News Releases

Manulife Asset Managment Private Markets Names Michael J. McNamara as Global Head of Real Estate Investments John Hancock Acquires Three Office Properties in Key U.S. Markets Manulife Begins Construction on New Vancouver Office Tower

John Hancock acquires 55 West Monroe, 40 story, Class “A” office building in Chicago’s Central Business District John Hancock acquires Landmark Square office tower in Long Beach, California Manulife Real Estate acquires portfolio of five commercial properties in Quebec

Manulife Real Estate Fund acquires Class AAA, LEED Platinum office building in Vancouver Manulife to Build New 27-storey Office Tower in Calgary Manulife to acquire office tower at One Bay East in Kowloon from Wheelock Properties