GTIS takes a local approach to investing with on-the-ground teams in its chosen markets in the US and Brazil.

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With broad expertise in investing, structuring, design, development and asset management, GTIS professionals oversee projects in residential, industrial/logistics, office and hospitality from concept to completion.

Today, GTIS is established as a leading investor in the US residential sector, with a portfolio footprint in more than 35 major markets located predominantly in the Sunbelt. In Brazil, GTIS is among the largest private real estate investors with significant experience in the acquisition and development of iconic office, residential, industrial and hospitality assets concentrated in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the most liquid markets in Brazil.

As of Q4 2023, GTIS has committed over $6 billion of equity capital or approximately $19 billion in total project cost across the US and Brazil


  • Total Assets
  • Apartments
  • Single-Family Homes and Lots
  • MSF of Industrial Space
  • .0MSF of Office Space


  • Total Assets
  • Apartments
  • Hotel Keys
  • KSQM of Industrial Space
  • KSQM of Office Space
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Our Clients

In Brazil, where quality assets and experienced teams are in short supply, GTIS has built a vertically-integrated development platform staffed with local experts in the residential, office, industrial logistics and hospitality sector.

Over nearly two decades in Brazil, the team has developed class-A headquarters space and helped guide the real estate needs for top multinational companies including

Financial Services

  • ABN Amro
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Credit Suisse
  • BNY Mellon
  • Prudential Insurance
  • Bloomberg
  • Deloitte

Healthcare Providers

  • United Healthcare
  • Granado


  • Palacio Tangara

Digital Innovators

  • Apple
  • Facebook
  • WeWork

E-commerce & Distribution

  • Fedex
  • Carrefour
  • Leroy Merlin
  • Mercado Livre

GTIS Partners Over Time

  • 2005

    GTIS Partners is Founded

  • 2005

    GTAM Fund

  • 2007

    Brazil office in Sao Paulo

  • 2007

    GTIS 1 + Coinvest 80% US / 20% Brazil

  • 2008

    Brazil Fund 1 & Coinvest

  • 2009

    Hov JV First Home Building Transaction

  • 2011

    Streetlane Single Family Rental Platform

  • 2012

    Resi Fund 1 + Coinvest

  • 2015

    Brazil Hospitality Group (BHG) Privitization

  • 2014

    Resi Fund II + Coinvest

  • 2017

    US Income Fund

  • 2017

    Calstrs JV

  • 2019

    Opportunity Zone Fund 1

  • 2020

    BTR Development

  • 2021

    US Industrial Development

  • 2022

    CalSTRS JV Upsize

  • 2022

    Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund 2

  • 2022

    US Income Fund Upsize


By The Numbers

  • Year Track Record

    19 Year Track Record

    GTIS identifies macro trends early, including investing in Brazil in 2005, US residential in 2009, single-family rental as an emerging asset class in 2010 and build-to-rent in 2019

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    $4.5B AUM*

    GTIS has emerged as a leading residential investor in the US and among the largest private equity real estate firm in Brazil with total project cost of approximately $17 billion

  • %

    of the Partners Promoted from Within

    100% of the Partners Promoted from Within

    GTIS is majority owned by its Partners, demonstrating a path to ownership for the future leaders of the firm

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    Average GTIS Partner Tenure

    19+ Average GTIS Partner Tenure

    The eight partners have been together at GTIS for an average of 19 years, with almost 30 years of average industry experience

  • Employees

    103 Employees

    Located in key markets in the US and Brazil, the geographic diversity of our employees are an asset to our investment and asset management process

  • Offices across US, Brazil, and Europe

    10 Offices across US, Brazil, and Europe

    Headquartered in New York with ten offices, GTIS takes a local investment approach with in-house investment, asset management, development or capital markets professionals

*Gross AUM as of 12/31/23. Represents the gross appraised value of assets managed by GTIS and its joint venture partners and includes minority joint venture partners’ ownership interests where applicable. Figures include limited partner unfunded commitments, or uninvested cash on fund’s balance sheet, to GTIS separate accounts, funds, and co-investment vehicles that are not considered to be Clients by SEC definition

Our Team