About Behringer

Our mission is to provide investors real estate opportunities we believe in.

Company Overview


Behringer creates and manages real estate investments through public and private fund structures, joint ventures and separately managed accounts. The company also offers strategic advisory, asset management, tax-deferred exchange and capital markets solutions.

Leveraging decades of investment program development, management and performance experience, Behringer provides strategic real estate investment opportunities that have resulted in these accomplishments:

Investments sponsored and managed by the Behringer group of companies have attracted equity of more than $6 billion and invested into more than $11 billion in assets.

Behringer and its predecessors have sponsored more than 39 fully cycled real estate investment programs.

Behringer-sponsored investment programs have acquired assets across 10 countries and within virtually every major commercial real estate asset class.

Our Capabilities

Headquartered in Addison, Texas, Behringer’s seasoned team of real estate professionals has expertise in acquisitions, due diligence, development, finance, dispositions, asset management and risk management and is supported by experienced attorneys and accountants proficient in deal structuring, negotiation, regulatory matters and client reporting.

Since 1989, through its predecessor companies, Behringer has acquired companies, properties, portfolios, wholly owned assets and joint-venture interests through a variety of ownership structures and investment styles including core, value-added and opportunity style investment strategies.

When you partner with Behringer, you're working with professionals who offer expertise in:

Separately Managed Account

Separately Managed Account

Manage high-quality customized real estate portfolios tailored to provide consistent risk-adjusted returns according to client objectives.

Property Management

Property Management

Financial reporting and budgeting, lease administration and management, start-up and transition services, tenant coordination and conflict resolution and physical property assessments.

Capital Markets

Capital Markets

Single asset and corporate finance debt transactions through the entire capital stack, including senior, subordinated, bridge and mezzanine debt and preferred equity.

Acquisitions

Acquisitions

Acquisition capabilities extending from targeted single assets and portfolios to public/private real estate companies and platforms.

Dispositions

Dispositions

Hold/sell analysis and market valuations, business plan reviews, tactical disposition timing and market strategy.

Asset Management

Asset Management

Property tax management, risk management, accounting and financial reporting, treasury and cash management, development, construction and engineering management.

Industrial

Industrial

Our commercial real estate experts have invested in industrial properties located in major U.S. hubs of commerce and transportation—areas where large tenants seek to relocate.

Hospitality

Hospitality

Sourcing capital through a range of partners, Behringer Lodging Group acquires hotel assets and provides due diligence, financial asset management and other strategic services.

Debt

Debt

We specialize in real estate debt instruments and asset acquisition through mezzanine financing strategies.

Office

Office

Our executive team has more than 80 years of combined experience in commercial real estate including acquisitions, financing, management, restructuring and asset repositioning.

Multifamily

Multifamily

Our executive team has decades of experience acquiring and investing in multifamily communities such as conventional apartments, student housing and age-restricted communities.

Residential Mortgages

Residential Mortgages

Through Behringer Advisors, LLC, we acquire discounted residential mortgage notes on the secondary market.

Net Lease and Retail Investments

Net Lease and Retail Investments

Behringer Net Lease Advisors, LLC sponsors and manages a series of diversified single-tenant, net lease offerings.

Company Milestones

For more than three decades, Behringer has been an active investor in industrial, office, retail, land, hotel and residential real estate. Although real estate is its foundation, Behringer has varied investments, including privately held operating businesses and financial assets. These are some of our key milestones. 

1989: Behringer Partners Begins

1989

Robert M. Behringer launches Behringer Partners in Dallas, Texas.
1995: Robert Behringer's First REIT

1995

Robert M. Behringer forms Harvard Property Trust, Inc., a non-listed REIT.
2001: Behringer Harvard is Formed

2001

Behringer Harvard is formed to offer commercial real estate investment programs to institutions and individuals.
2002: Core Office REIT is Built

2002

Behringer Harvard REIT I, Inc. is formed in June. Behringer Harvard Short-Term Opportunity Fund I LP and Behringer Harvard Mid-Term Value Enhancement Fund I LP (renamed Mid-Term Value Enhancement Liquidating Trust in 2011) are formed in July.
2003: Multiple Investment Options

2003

Behringer is the first sponsor to offer individuals investment options in multiple, simultaneously offered public, non-listed real estate programs.
2004: Introducing Opportunistic Investing

2004

The company's first opportunity-style, non-listed REIT, Behringer Harvard Opportunity REIT I, Inc., is offered to individuals through the independent broker-dealer community in November.
2005: Overseas Investing Begins

2005

The company’s first investment overseas, the purchase of a strategic office asset in Amsterdam, transpires through Behringer Harvard Strategic Opportunity Fund I LP in January. Strategic Opportunity Fund II is formed in November.
2006: Venturing into Multifamily Investing

2006

Behringer Harvard Multifamily REIT I, Inc. is formed. Its private offering commences in August.
2007: Additional Opportunistic Investing

2007

Behringer Harvard Opportunity REIT II, Inc. is formed in January. Opportunity REIT II is the company’s fifth value-added, opportunistic-style investment program.
2008: Multifamily REIT Launches

2008

Behringer Harvard Multifamily REIT I, Inc.’s IPO is announced. Behringer is the first to seed a non-listed public REIT from equity raised in a private offering through the independent broker-dealer community. Behringer Europe opens in Hamburg, Germany.
2010: Managing Multifamily

2010

Behringer Harvard Residential, the multifamily property management and operating platform, is formed.
2012: New Entities and Ventures

2012

Behringer Harvard REIT I, Inc. enters a contractual agreement with Behringer to become self-managed. Joint venture formed with Prospect Capital Management LLC to develop alternative investment programs.
2013: Platform Expansion

2013

Behringer Net Lease Advisors is formed to sponsor a series of high-quality 1031 Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) and other private real estate wealth management programs. As co-sponsors, Behringer and Prospect Capital Management offer a closed-end fund which purchases equity and junior debt tranches in collateralized loan obligations (CLOs).
2014: Behringer Harvard becomes Behringer

2014

With all prior programs closed to new investors, Behringer Harvard becomes Behringer to focus on providing real estate investments through public and private fund structures, joint ventures and separately managed accounts. As co-sponsors Behringer and Prospect Capital Management offer a closed end fund which invests in securities of energy companies.
2015: Behringer Advisors

2015

Behringer Advisors becomes an SEC registered investment advisor offering strategic advisory, asset management, tax-deferred exchange and capital markets solutions. Behringer Advisors is named the new adviser to Vertical Capital Income Fund, expanding its commercial real estate expertise to include residential whole mortgage loans through a closed-end, continuously offered interval fund.

Giving Back

Giving back is ingrained in our company culture and something we view as an integral part of responsible corporate citizenship. Behringer and its employees seek to promote the economic strength, health and wellbeing of the communities in which we do business. Specifically, our efforts have a special focus on programs that champion the interests of children—who represent the future of our industries, our communities and our nation overall.

Dallas CREW [Commercial Real Estate Women]

Dallas CREW [Commercial Real Estate Women]

CREW Network influences the success of women in the commercial real estate space by advancing their achievements and supporting them with meaningful programs such as eMentoring.

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Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program

Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program

Behringer employs two full-time interns each summer as part of the 8-week program. High school students gain exposure to industries where they have expressed career interest.

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Children’s Health℠ at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas

Children’s Health℠ at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas

Our employees volunteer at an annual party for Children’s patients and their families. The Behringer-sponsored event includes crafts, games and kits for those who can’t attend.

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Jerry Junkins Elementary School Programs in Carrollton, Texas

Jerry Junkins Elementary School Programs in Carrollton, Texas

Behringer sponsors educational programs, including award-winning mentoring and Career Day, and provides exposure to commercial real estate through the Cityville partnership.

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REALSchool Garden

REALSchool Garden

Behringer partners with Jerry Junkins in the REAL School Garden project, sponsoring children and educators as they design, install and sustain outdoor garden classrooms.

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The Real Estate Council [TREC]/Fight Night, Dallas

The Real Estate Council [TREC]/Fight Night, Dallas

TREC includes commercial real estate professionals and companies that share a desire to shape the future by building alliances and raising funds for improving the community.

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BMW® Dallas Marathon

BMW® Dallas Marathon

Behringer is the key sponsor of the corporate relay challenge. Some Behringer employees participate, while others volunteer at water and Gatorade® stations along the route.

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