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As one of the largest real estate development, investment and management companies in the Southeast, Childress Klein has developed more than 50 million square feet of commercial real estate and owns assets valued at more than $2 billion. Guided by the highest standards, we recognize that each property and client need is unique. With more than 31 years of dedicated commercial real estate experience, backed by a team of 280 dedicated and experience professionals, we take a hands-on approach to investment, development and management by putting our client's needs and interests first. Building upon the legacy established by Fred Klein and Don Childress, we are passionate about delivering exceptional customer service, collaborating with our clients and building relationships that last.

Ascentris is a real estate private equity firm based in Denver, Colorado. With nearly $1.0B in Assets Under Management, Ascentris invests in and manages institutional real estate, both directly and through joint venture partners, on behalf of institutional clients. Since 2003, the Ascentris management team has focused exclusively on value-add and opportunistic investments across all the major property types and geographic regions within the United States. Built on a foundation of transparency and accountability, Ascentris maintains an unwavering commitment to put its clients’ needs first. Ascentris is a privately held and employee owned SEC registered investment adviser. 


Lucy Butler


(704) 420-3858

Peyton Gehron


(704) 650-0605