Why invest with HCF?
Invest in an Income-Producing Farmland Asset with Housing Development Upside
Invest in targeted farmland that has been selected and vetted for real estate development, but require legal and regulatory approvals before development can begin.
Invest with Partners with Experience and Diverse Skills
We have expertise in farmland investing, land development, and structured asset sales and finance. We have the proven strategy, expertise and connections required to take a project from land acquisition, through design and approvals, to an exit strategy.
Maximize Returns. Minimize Downside
The property is sold to a national builder at a substantial markup before any construction work begins. If the farmland cannot be sold on a timely-basis for a development project, it can continue to be used/leased for farming, or resold as farmland
PLUS Make an Impact by....
Helping address a critical need: More mid-priced homes for workforce families...and others who want to own a home.
Achieve market returns while contributing to the development of smaller and mid-size towns in the Midwest, helping them attract and retain employers, jobs, and a diverse workforce.
Our Investment Process
Invest in Farmland
We raise early-stage capital to buy targeted farmland near smaller but growing Midwest towns.
Invest in the Farmland
Partner with Local Developer
We work with a local developer to entitle the land for a “Highland Community” project.
Invest in Entitlement Process Expenses
Sell the Project in 1-3 Years
Prior to construction beginning, we sell to a national/regional builder that was involved in the process.
Sell for a Multiple of Total Investment
A Highland Community - a thoughtfully designed, multigenerational, walkable, and environmentally focused community, with homes for workforce families and others to live and thrive.