Versant Investment Management builds and acquires investment management businesses that are scalable through market cycles. We accomplish this by partnering with managers and operating partners who have exceptional expertise and talent within a specific asset class, sector or investment strategy. Versant leverages the significant collective experience and expertise of its principals and owners to help successfully execute its investment strategies. We provide our strategies with differentiated capital, unique insight, diverse expertise, deep industry knowledge and access to a world-class network of investors and real estate industry leaders.
The Versant Investment Management principals and owners have a long and successful track record as real estate investors, lenders, developers, borrowers and managers and are committed to providing the highest level of integrity, transparency and fiduciary responsibility to all of their investors and partners.
We believe that having in-house, specialized operating and management expertise is a critical element of any strategy. To this end, Versant has built proprietary verticals in its chosen areas of focus. These verticals give the Versant strategies a competitive advantage in identifying value, driving operating performance and working seamlessly with local operating partners.
Versant Real Estate Debt Opportunities Fund
Versant Real Estate Debt Opportunities Fund ("VRED") seeks to work with experienced developers in the major US urban markets to provide mezzanine and preferred equity financing in either ground up developments or properties going through heavy transition.
Versant Flexible Rental Yield Fund
Versant Flexible Rental Yield Fund ("VFRYF") targets investments in multi-family properties in markets with zoning that is favorable to allow conversion to Short Term Rentals (STRs) and where the NOI can be increased through conversion.
Versant Special Situations Fund
Versant Special Situations Fund (VSSF) is an unconstrained commercial real estate fund which invests opportunistically in either debt or equity in all major global markets that Versant or its partners and/or affiliates have experience, connectivity and expertise. Investments must have compelling returns as well as limited defined downside risk.