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WHY REAL ESTATE AS A SOCIAL INVESTMENT 

Peter Slaugh & Gino Borges host a lively dialogue discussing how multifamily real estate can be an ideal open path investment vehicle for generating tangible social & environmental returns, alongside impressive financial returns. The conversation will draw from recent property investment acquisitions, community building projects, renovations and closings. Topics include:   • Status of Multi-Family Real […]

TRANSFORMING APARTMENT COMPLEXES INTO THRIVING COMMUNITIES

Sara Mossman and Gino Borges introduce OpenPath’s “Urban Village” program. Urban Village is a community-building program that transforms ordinary apartment complexes into thriving communities were residents enjoy the benefits of a greener, healthier lifestyle, along with greater connections with neighbors. Sara and Gino reminisce on the early days of starting Urban Village — why it […]

OpenPath Investments acquires Phoenix apartment complex Ventana Palms for $8.5M; launches online investor portal

All accredited investors can now join in OpenPath’s socially responsible investment model Sept. 4, 2015 – PHOENIX, ARIZONA – OpenPath Investments has purchased Ventana Palms Apartments, located in west Phoenix, for $8.5 million, kickstarting an effort to bring a socially responsible investing and property management model to the working-class housing complex in the Maryvale neighborhood. […]

OpenPath Investments Acquires Colorado Spring’s Cheyenne Crossing for $25 Million

Impact Investment Company to Enhance New Property; Impact Residential Life, Environment and Community SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – May 7, 2015) – OP Cheyenne, LLC acquired Cheyenne Crossing for $25 million ($113,636/unit); a 220-unit Class B+ apartment community in Colorado Springs on April 30, 2015. The deal was organized and sponsored by OpenPath Investments, LLC (OPI). […]

Making Real Estate a Socially Responsible Investment

Article originally appeared in the April 2015 edition of the Western Real Estate Business Combine investors, investments and goodwill, and what results are socially responsible investments (SRI). When a company’s operations directly affect social and environmental factors in its micro- and/or macro-communities where it operates, the product is known as social impact. Impact investments, socially […]

Interview from Joe Fairless’ Best Ever Blog

Peter Slaugh, Managing Director of OpenPath Investments was recently interviewed on Joe Fairless’ Best Ever blog radio show. Peter talks to Joe Fairless about how OpenPath is transforming apartment complexes into thriving, healthy communities by making positive social and environmental impact just as important as financial returns. This reimagined approach to multifamily investing ensures not […]

Interview from Nevada Real Estate Radio

Gino Borges, Director of Impact was recently interviewed on the Nevada Real Estate Radio. At OpenPath Investments, we’re building a movement to transform apartment complexes into healthy and thriving communities. First, we do our homework before acquiring a physical property. Once a property is acquired, we leverage our Urban Village program and invest on a […]

“Wharton University’s Social Innovators Conference 2015 — Bay Area’s Peter Slaugh, Founder of OpenPath Investments, Among Elite Panelists”

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — (Marketwired – Mar 5, 2015) – The acclaimed Wharton Social Innovators Conference (WSIC) 2015, a continued student-led initiative, brought together a diversified panel of today’s leaders dedicated to changing business through social impact and offering real solutions in their area of expertise, including Peter Slaugh of OpenPath Investments (OPI). Slaugh has […]

“OpenPath Investments Promotes Socially Responsible Real Estate” from JustMeans.com

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sustainable real estate is a growing trend across the world not just because it follows a socially and environmentally responsible approach, but also because of the increasing evidence that such property is capable of delivering superior financial returns. It involves a range of construction systems that help build a healthier and more […]

OpenPath Investments Launches Into the Real Estate and Investment Industry With Above Average ROI and Socially Responsible Investing

OpenPath Investments is an apartment acquisition real estate company, investing in the social, capital and economic outlook of residents through its unique impact program, Urban Village, which includes active participation of residents together with management, ensuring a proven long term income stream with a lower resident turnover. Traditional asset class serving millions of people, can […]

“Oregon City apartments sell for $16,025,000” from the Oregonian

OREGON CITY — A joint venture between Bay Area-based Objective Real Estate Partners, LLC and OpenPath Investments has announced its Dec. 30 closing of The Preserve Apartments, a 135-unit Class B apartment property on Highway 213 in Oregon City. At the close of escrow the property was 98 percent occupied with continued strong demand for apartments […]

“New Bay Area Investor Closes on First Deal” From the Registry

Mill Valley-based Objective Real Estate Partners has closed on its initial real estate investment after being formed in 2013. The company paid nearly $16 million or $122,000 per unit to acquire the 135-unit The Preserve Apartments in Oregon City, Ore. The complex is located in the southeast suburb of Portland at 19389 Highway 213 and […]

Su Casa Properties Is Now OpenPath Investments

We are proud to announce the culmination of our rebranding efforts with a new name: OpenPath Investments. Leveraging the strength of our Urban Village program and our impact–driven investment strategy, we are working to create a more sustainable real estate landscape and a community–based future. We believe that the OpenPath name better reflects both our […]

Su Casa Properties Acquires $7M Apartment Complex in Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix, AZ—Su Casa Properties, LLC (SCP) announced the acquisition of Barrington Regent Apartments, a 124–unit complex located at 825 West Osborn Road, Phoenix, AZ, for $7,050,000. In this “short–sale” transaction, SCP negotiated with New York Life to achieve a price of $56,854/unit exclusive of rehab/closing costs; this represents a 7.49% cap rate inclusive of all costs […]

Su Casa Investments and Apartment Capital Management Announce Acquisition of Apartment Units in Salt Lake City

San Francisco, CA—Su Casa Investments, of Ross, California and Apartment Capital Management (ACM), of San Francisco, California, announced on November 12, 2009, the acquisition of Liberty Heights Apartments, a 104–unit apartment complex in Sandy, Utah. Built in 1993, Liberty Heights is a good mix of one–, two– and three–bedroom apartment units. Units feature garages and […]

Su Casa Investments Acquires Mulberry Park Apartments in Salt Lake City, Utah

Salt Lake City, UT—Su Casa Investments, LLC (SCI) announced the acquisition of Mulberry Park Apartments, an 80–unit apartment complex in Taylorsville, Utah, in partnership with Apartment Capital Management, LLC (AMC). The partnership assumed an existing Freddie Mac loan with interest–only payments for the remaining nine years. “We acquired solid existing cash flow and have reserved […]

Su Casa Investments Acquires Lookout Pointe Apartments in Provo, UT

Provo, UT—Su Casa Investments, LLC (SCI) announced the acquisition of Lookout Pointe Apartments, a 115–unit complex located at 1200 N. Terrace Drive in Provo, Utah, in an “off–market” deal. Lookout Pointe Apartments is SCI’s fifth investment in the Utah market; Apartment Capital Management (ACM), who manages all of SCI’s assets, manages 9,500 units in Greater […]

Su Casa Recycles

We are serious about reducing our footprint on the environment. By choosing to recycle the carpeting in our apartments, we are diverting over six tons of carpet from landfills per year, on average. Additionally, as a triple bottom line company, environmental responsibility is a crucial part of our holistic–investment approach. Today, every Urban Village incorporates […]

Su Casa Properties and NBS Real Estate Capital Acquire $4.8M Apartment Complex

Murray, UT—Su Casa Investments, LLC, a subsidiary of Su Casa Properties, announced the acquisition of the LeMans Apartments, an 83–unit project located at 945 East 4500 South in Salt Lake City, Utah, for $4,875,000. The investment was a joint venture between NBS Real Estate Capital and Peter Slaugh, General Partner and Managing Member of Su Casa Properties. Su […]