Hunt Companies Finance Trust is a real estate investment trust (“REIT”) focused on investing in, financing, and managing transitional multifamily and commercial real estate loans, securities backed by multifamily mortgage loans, or multifamily mortgage-backed securities (multifamily MBS).
Our common stock trades on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “HCFT.”
Hunt Companies Finance Trust is externally managed and advised by Hunt Investment Management, LLC.
Hunt Companies Finance Trust seeks to invest on a leveraged basis in multifamily and commercial real estate debt opportunities with an emphasis on floating rate investments which should be well suited for a rising interest rate environment.
To provide attractive cash flow returns over time to our investors, our investment strategy targets the following issues:
- Floating rate transitional first mortgages secured by multifamily and other commercial real estate properties
- Securities backed by multifamily mortgage loans
- Other mortgage-related assets including mortgage servicing rights, or MSRs, CMBA, B Notes or other loans or securities backed by real estate
We are externally managed by Hunt Investment Management.
Hunt Investment Management has more than $3.6 billion of real assets managed in funds, separate accounts, and other portfolios, across multiple real estate sectors as of December 31, 2017. The firm is part of the Hunt Companies, Inc. group and a key part of Hunt’s vertically integrated real estate operating platform, which includes development and construction, property management, mortgage originations, and mortgage servicing.
Hunt Companies Finance Trust is managed by seasoned leadership equipped with decades of investment experience spanning multiple cycles in the multifamily and commercial real estate debt sector.