Real Estate Capital Markets

Schneider Downs' Real Estate Capital Markets is a real estate investment banking division of Schneider Downs Corporate Finance LP. We provide comprehensive real estate investment banking services, specializing in private and institutional equity placement for developers and real estate acquisition sponsors. Our group accesses accredited individual investors, as well as institutional capital sources, such as private equity investors, pension funds, privately held real estate funds, insurance companies and real estate investment trusts.

We can provide:

  • Project private equity capital for ground-up development and asset acquisition, and
  • Financial advisory services for real estate companies including securities, transaction and project capital structures.

Why Choose the Schneider Downs Real Estate Capital Markets Professionals?

  • Our affiliation with Schneider Downs & Co., the largest regional public accounting firm, provides extensive tax structuring expertise.
  • We have key relationships with private and institutional capital sources, joint venture partners and industry leaders.
  • Our experienced team, along with our affiliates, is comprised of real estate development, investment banking and tax structuring experts.

Schneider Downs Real Estate Capital Markets Process


Real Estate Capital Markets Service Offerings

We provide comprehensive real estate capital market services that include private and institutional capital raising, joint venture structures, real estate advisory and development services. Our approach goes beyond the capital formation and through the development or acquisition of an asset. Those services include:

  • Equity and junior debt placement
  • Bridge financing
  • Market Intelligence and underwriting
  • Transaction, merger and acquisition, sales due diligence
  • Build-to-suit development advisory
  • Asset management and investors-lenders relationship management

For Investors

Our Real Estate Capital Markets group takes an investor first approach to real estate investments. We maintain a network of developers and real estate companies in select markets to identify the optimal real estate investment opportunity. We have developed a thorough underwriting process for the evaluation of the real estate investment vehicle and the developer or acquisition sponsor.

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Contact a member of our Real Estate Capital Market Services Team Today for a confidential conversation.

Schneider Downs Corporate Finance, LP is a registered broker/dealer. Member FINRA/SIPC.

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Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Columbus, OH 43215
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Washington, D.C.

1660 International Drive, Suite 600
McLean, VA 22102