Established in 2009 by the Founders of the Eagle Companies, the firm is a partnership with Markel Ventures, a subsidiary of the Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL). Markel Corporation, an international property and casualty insurance holding company headquartered in Glen Allen, VA, has more than $20 billion in assets. The Eagle Companies is a vertically integrated set of companies with decades of experience in construction, development, leasing and asset management in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Markel|Eagle Partners has over $95 million of discretionary assets under management and has made investments in multiple real estate asset classes, including land, single-family residential, multifamily, commercial office, retail and industrial. Markel|Eagle seeks debt and equity investments in residential and commercial real estate throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions, including Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. Markel|Eagle buys assets directly as well as through joint ventures with local operating partners.
The firm’s strengths lie in its strong proprietary deal flow, due diligence capacity, deal structuring, risk mitigation and availability of execution capabilities from its related operating platforms.