About Us


The Ardent Companies (“Ardent”) is a group of companies operating as a privately held real estate investment and asset management firm that combines the disciplines of research & comprehensive due diligence with a commitment to long-term relationships creating compelling risk adjusted returns for investors.  The Management team at Ardent has known and worked together for more than fifteen years which ensures that investment decisions benefit from collective expertise and a cultured evaluation process.

At its core, Ardent has an extensive and diverse understanding of real estate, corporate finance, and banking that provide multiple investment alternatives (e.g., loan and fee simple acquisition, bridge lending, development/rehabilitation). Collectively, Ardent believes that developing long term relationships with our sellers and partners is of paramount importance, as such Ardent strived to earn its reputation as a dynamic investor, capable of expeditious due diligence and inventiveness focused on reaching the closing table.

Ardent's primary investment strategies include real estate debt lending and selective/opportunistic equity investment in CRE and land acquisition for future development.  Since its founding, the firm has invested in more than 100 individual transactions totaling more than $850 million in aggregate capital deployment.  Additionally, Ardent has two (enterprises) established specifically for the responsibilities of portions of our investment and asset management:

Ardent Financial: which handles all real estate debt/securities investments and originations on behalf of Ardent.  Such investments are made via closed-end investment vehicles, Ardent Financial Funds, which are managed by Ardent Financial. 

Ardent Commercial Realty: which was established to provide CRE leasing, management, and investment and investment consulting and manages said responsibilities for all of The Ardent Companies fee simple investments.

Our Team


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Executive Team

Investment Team



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