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FCA 2019 Year In Review – Infographic

Click below to view FCAs accomplishments from 2019.

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Midwest Industrial Funds & FCA Experience Beneficial Partnership in 2019

WHEATON, Ill. (January 20, 2020) – Midwest Industrial Funds and First Capital Advisors (FCA) had a successful partnership in 2019. Highlights from the year include 38 completed leases, acquisitions, and sales, along with $56 million worth of new development completions. For more information regarding this year’s accomplishments, click the link below. Read more >>>

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FCA Marks One Year Anniversary of Waterfall Glen Acquisition

WHEATON, Ill., (January 5, 2020) – First Capital Advisors, LLC (FCA) celebrates the one year anniversary of the acquisition of Waterfall Glen. Situated in Willowbrook, Ill., Waterfall Glen is a 304 unit complex constructed in 1970. FCA owns 161 units, and as a majority holder of the condominium complex, manages the property on a day-to-day basis through FCA Asset Management. Since taking over management of the property in January of 2019, FCA has invested in a number of value-add projects. …
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FCA Closed on the Sale of Establishment in Austin, Texas

WHEATON, Ill., (August 30, 2019) – First Capital Advisors, LLC (FCA) has recently acquired a 1970s vintage, garden style apartment complex located in Central Austin, Texas. “With the purchase of the Establishment apartment complex in Austin, FCA has now entered into another major Texas Market,” said Chris Pope, CEO of First Capital Advisors. “We have been attempting to break into the Austin market for quite some time. The purchase of Establishment has accomplished that and offers us the opportunity to …
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FCA Welcomes New Marketing Communication Specialist

WHEATON, Ill., (August 29, 2019) – First Capital Advisors, LLC (FCA) is pleased to announce the recent hire of Ashley Chex who joins the team as our Marketing Communication Specialist. Ashley will be responsible for providing marketing and administrative support to FCA. She will be in charge of coordinating advertising, press releases, and marketing efforts, which will include overseeing tasks such as website maintenance, ensuring a cohesive brand image on social media, and creation of advertising materials. “I am very …
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Berkadia Completes Sale and Secures Financing for Multifamily Property in Texas

DALLAS and AUSTIN, Texas – May 7, 2019 – Berkadia announced today the sale and financing of Arbors on Saratoga, a garden-style multifamily property in Corpus Christi, Texas. Read More

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The Case for Emerging Managers in Private Real Estate

In the universe of private equity real estate investing, it’s easy to imagine that the largest fund sponsors would consistently produce the best results for their investors.  While there is something to be said for the consistent long-term results provided by these firms, it is actually the emerging managers who have provided the highest returns.  While not clearly defined, an emerging manager is typically described as a manager that is on their first or second fund with less than $500 …
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Apartment Fund Corrals Capital

An investment manager closed on $58.8 million of initial equity last month for an apartment fund. See newsletter: REA080917

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First Capital Advisors Expands to Austin

AUSTIN—Wheaton, IL-based First Capital Advisors LLC is expanding into the Austin market. “Opening our first branch office in Austin is a strategic step for our firm,” says Chris Pope, CEO of First Capital Advisors. Read the Full Article>>

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Lowe Enterprises Investors and First Capital Advisors Acquire Tacoma Area Apartment Community

TACOMA, Wash.–Lowe Enterprises Investors (“LEI”), in joint venture with First Capital Advisors (“FCA”), has acquired the Deer Creek Apartment Homes, a 256-unit apartment community located at 6115 111th Street East in Puyallup, Washington near Tacoma. The 18-acre, 21-building garden-style property was built in 2000. Read More

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