Northwind Group was founded in 2008 and is a real estate private equity firm based in Manhattan that focuses on equity and debt investments in residential, commercial and senior-living properties.
Since inception, Northwind has been involved in the acquisition, development and management of properties valued at over $2 billion. Northwind’s main focus is acquisition of assets that have been held for long duration by same ownership, where it recognizes opportunity to implement various value-add strategies.
Northwind invests on its own balance sheet and in joint ventures with a select number of partners, striving to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns. Northwind enjoys exceptional industry recognition and has strong relationships with top tier operators, lenders, property owners, managers, brokers and equity partners.
In 2016, Northwind has made a strategic decision to allocate significant capital towards senior-living properties and since acquired 1,517 skilled-nursing beds and 560 assisted-living units in New York, New Jersey, Ohio and Northern Kentucky, Northwind's current Healthcare Portfolio is valued at over $500 million across 14 properties.
In 2017, Northwind founded a lending platform which provides bridge financing backed by senior mortgages, mezzanine debt and preferred equity on real estate properties in the Greater New York City area.