“We’re a port-focused investor. For the past 16 years, we’ve been acquiring and developing assets around port infrastructure in densely populated cities.

If you said, ‘what’s [CenterPoint’s] investment thesis?’, we believe port growth will continue. We believe that there are certain states that will have some manufacturing return. I’m really happy we’re not in just one market.”

Posted By Staff Writers On August 18, 2021 @ 8:48 am


CenterPoint Properties’ Chief Investment Officer Jim Clewlow was a guest on the Real Perspectives Podcast. The podcast is a production of The Registry and features intimate interviews with West Coast and national real estate and business leaders.

Among a variety of topics, Jim and host Vlad Bosanac discussed:

-The impact of e-commerce on industrial real estate – and whether the online buying spikes we’ve seen the past 18 months are here to stay.

-The dramatic industry changes Jim has seen in a career spanning more than three decades.

Listen to the full conversation now!

About CenterPoint Properties: 

CenterPoint is an industrial real estate company made up of dedicated thinkers, innovators, and leaders with the creativity and know-how to tackle the industry’s toughest challenges. And it’s those kinds of problems—the delicate, the complex, the seemingly-impossible—that we relish most. Because with an agile team, substantial access to capital, and industry-leading expertise, those are exactly the kinds of problems we’re built to solve. For more information on CenterPoint Properties, visit centerpoint.comfollow @centerpointprop on Twitter or engage with us on LinkedIn.