CNL Financial Group (CNL) is a leading private investment management firm providing global real estate and alternative investments. Since inception in 1973, CNL and/or its affiliates have formed or acquired companies with more than $29 billion in assets.
Key CNL Entities
CNL Financial Group, together with its affiliates, provides various services to
securities offerings distributed through its product platform, including acquisition,
asset management, finance, accounting, tax, legal, human capital and information technology services.
CNL Commercial Real Estate invests in and develops commercial real estate, and provides
a full complement of client services including brokerage; building management and
leasing; master planned communities and religious and education consultant services.
CNL Securities Corp. serves as a sales agent, sourcing capital for CNL Financial
Group and its joint venture partners.
Our Investment Offerings
Business that are advised by and offered on the proprietary offering platform of CNL that are now, or may be in the future in public ownership and independently managed.
CNL Growth Properties is a non-traded real estate investment trust (REIT) strategically designed for growth. The REIT seeks commercial real estate investment opportunities in growth-oriented markets with a focus on multifamily development. CNL Growth Properties closed to new investors on April 11, 2014.
CNL Healthcare Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that focuses on acquiring properties in the senior housing and healthcare sectors, as well as other income-producing properties, real estate related securities and loans.
CNL Lifestyle Properties is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in income-producing properties with a focus on lifestyle-related industries. CNL Lifestyle Properties is closed to new investors as of April 9, 2011.
CNL launches Corporate Capital Trust, an innovative non-traded business development company (BDC) that provides individuals an opportunity to invest in the debt of privately owned American companies.
Global Income Trust is a non-traded real estate investment trust (REIT) strategically designed to create a diversified portfolio that offers investors access to income-oriented commercial real estate assets on a global basis. Global Income Trust closed to new investors on April 23, 2013.
CNL Heritage Companies
Businesses that were built, acquired or managed by CNL that are now fully independent
in terms of ownership, management and brand.
CNL Hotels & Resorts, Inc.
A leading real estate investment trust and owner of one of the most distinctive
portfolios in the lodging industry. With a focus on luxury and upper-upscale
properties, the company had approximately $6.0 billion in total assets with 61
hotels and resorts across North America that operate under premium brands such
as The Waldorf=Astoria Collection, The Ritz-Carlton, JW Marriott, Marriott,
Hilton, and Hyatt. CNL Hotels & Resorts was acquired in April 2007 by a fund managed by Morgan Stanley Real
Estate and Ashford Hospitality Trust in a transaction valued at $6.6 billion.
CNL Retirement Properties, Inc.
A real estate investment trust with investments primarily in independent living,
assisted living and continuing care retirement communities, medical office buildings
and other medical real estate. CNL Retirement Properties was acquired in October
2006 by Health Care Property Investors, Inc. in a transaction valued at $5.3 billion.
Commercial Net Lease Realty, Inc.
Now known as National Retail Properties, Inc., an equity real estate investment
trust (REIT), traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol NNN,
that owns, builds and manages single-tenant, net-leased properties nationwide.
CNL Restaurant Properties, Inc.
Merged with U.S. Restaurant Properties, Inc. and 18 CNL Income Funds in 2005; formed
Trustreet Properties, Inc. and listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: TSY);
Trustreet was acquired by GE Capital Solutions in February 2007 in a transaction
valued at approximately $3 billion.