“ Bottom line, Safehold ground leases are better designed, work better with today’s real estate finance and investment markets, and have the potential to be a significant new value enhancing tool for real estate owners of all kinds.”
As the first publicly-traded company (NYSE: SAFE) focused on ground leases, we’re on a mission to revolutionize real estate ownership by providing a new and better way for owners to unlock the value of the land beneath their buildings.
Safehold created an innovative capital solution that has changed the way the industry thinks about capitalization. They’re leading the way as this redefined product type continues to scale.
We’ve tripled the size of our ground lease portfolio since going public less than two years ago. Our national platform includes investments in over 20 markets across multiple property types and origination methods.Learn More
We saw the Safehold ground lease structure as a way to materially improve our risk-adjusted returns and set up a win for our investors.
I had been following the bifurcated ownership model and was put in touch with the Safehold team to look at two deals we had under contract. The proposal from Safehold just made economic sense.
These are the stories that have put the ground lease revolution in motion.