History of Innovation
Throughout our 25-year history, we have dedicated ourselves to building innovative businesses that have provided better structured, better priced capital to the real estate sector. Identifying these untapped market opportunities and successfully scaling them is the foundation of our firm.
- A pioneer of the market for mezzanine capital in real estate
- At the forefront of identifying the mispricing of net leases
- Spearheaded new ways to bifurcate and capitalize an auto dealership real estate
- Introduced first securitization backed by timber cash flows
- iStar IPOs the next big innovation in commercial real estate capital (NYSE: SAFE)
Today, we are creating a new type of ground lease, a Safehold.