the mission

KCG Properties (KCG) is a rapidly growing real estate investment firm with strategic operating partners owning and operating a portfolio in excess of 1,400 apartment homes.

KCG seeks opportunistic acquisition prospects in properties that offer significant upside potential with limited downside risk. KCG uses active management to deliver superior returns on investment.

By strategically investing in properties that appeal to an aspirational renter, KCG chooses projects that both contribute to, and benefit from, the progress of their respective neighborhoods, sustaining asset appreciation in the long run.

The Team

Eli Kiffel

Chairman and Founder
Managing Partner

Eli Kiffel has overseen the acquisition and management of over $100,000,000 worth of real estate in the DFW metro area. He brings a deep network of institutional and individual investors as well as extensive Asset Management and Financial Compliance experience from his previous work at KPMG LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Prior to that, Eli served as Chief Accounting Officer at Enduring Hearts, a Not-For-Profit organization. Eli graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance and Accounting from the University of Maryland-UC and currently holds an active and licensed CPA from the State of Maryland.

Joe Fairless

Advisory Board Member
Business Strategy and Acquisitions

Joe Fairless, Managing Partner at Ashcroft Capital, controls over $300,000,000 worth of real estate in Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth. A native Texan, Joe grew up in Fort Worth and graduated from Texas Tech University. He has been investing in real estate since 2008, and prior to that, was the youngest vice president at an award-winning advertising agency. He is also the host of the world’s longest- running daily real estate podcast, Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever, where he has interviewed guests such as Barbara Corcoran and Robert Kiyosaki.

Frank Roessler

Advisory Board Member
Asset Management and Finance

Frank Roessler, Founder and Managing Partner at Ashcroft Capital, has over 10 years of institutional multifamily investment expertise. During Frank’s career, he has overseen the acquisition of over $700,000,000 of institutional quality multifamily investments and is highly familiar with the local economic markets within dozens of major metropolitan areas. Frank has managed the underwriting, due diligence and contract negotiation of over 50 properties comprising over 8,000 units. Frank has a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Bucknell University and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA.

KCG Properties is a real estate investment firm owning & operating a portfolio in excess of 1,400 apartment homes.

1340 Smith Ave.
Suite 200
Baltimore, MD 21209


Office    410-779-1364
Mobile  443-797-9400
Fax        410-779-1201