Our vertically integrated team of in-house professionals internally manage our own portfolio of properties, investments, loans and development projects.  This platform has successfully completed over $1.5 billion of tax credit transactions, $3 billion in real property transactions and today runs the company's robust and diverse privately held portfolio of more than 2.5 million square feet.

Structured Finance

The Bernstein Companies' structured finance division grew out of the the firm's eighty-year commercial real estate history. The platform has included debt and equity funds, partnerships with investors in Historic Tax Credits, New Markets Tax Credits and Renewable Energy Tax Credits, its own EB-5 Regional Center and investments into the development of renewable energy projects, including solar PV and anaerobic digestion facilities. 


We invest in a variety of assets through numerous vehicles including private equity placement, debt and equity funds, and partnerships with instutional investors.  All of our investment platforms take advantage of The Bernstein Companies' integrated platform that leverages its expertise in a developer, owner and operator across property types. 


Our management team tirelessly works to find every opportunity to optimize and efficiently operate each asset.  The team works to improve cash flows by constantly monitoring the revenues and operating costs at the property level while enhancing asset value through upgrades, modernization and renovations.


We manage the development process from start to finish, whether we are re-entitling a site with development rights, planning a site development, building a team to execute a ground up development, transforming a property through substantive renovation or completing a condo conversion. Our long track record of success has enabled us to actively evaluate opportunities and draw on our broad swath of experience to make the most profitable decisions in the lifecycle of an asset.


The Bernstein Companies' Hotel Division currently consists hotels located throughout the mid-atlantic region with a focus on Washington, D.C. Our portfolio of hotels includes award-winning franchises of Westin by Starwood, Aloft by Starwood, DoubleTree by Hilton, Courtyard by Marriott and Springhill Suites by Marriott.