Barrister Commercial Group



Investment Objective

  • Capital preservation and attractive risk-adjusted returns
  • Create long-term value through execution and a hands-on management approach
  • Align interests between principals and investors through transparency and significant capital commitment
  • Target investment themes based on macroeconomic and real estate market trends
  • Identify mispriced opportunities not recognized by the broader market

Value-Added Repositioning

  • Opportunities focused on value creation
  • Properties that are under-managed or under-capitalized
  • Opportunities mispriced or undetected by the current market
  • Continuation of successful investment practice in all property types

Distressed Situations

  • Work within existing capital structures to restructure loans
  • Identify properties in special servicing, foreclosure, and bankruptcy
  • Maximize returns by adding value through ability to take control of properties
  • Fund redevelopment capital necessary to convert properties to their highest and best uses

In-fill Development or Redevelopment

  • Longer-term, complicated projects with significant profit potential
  • Projects with time horizons beyond the holding period of typical real estate opportunity funds
  • Unique opportunities with significant competitive advantage

We seek to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for our investors across cycles and over the long term and we seek to acquire high quality investments at discounts to replacement cost. We then improve the properties through hands-on management and targeted value-add initiatives. Our efforts result in solid returns for investors and strong economic assets for communities. Barrister's real estate portfolio includes office, retail, industrial and residential properties.