CLI Capital has provided real estate financing to specialty borrowers since 1959. As a private Real Estate Investment Trust and a direct lender, we provide innovative credit structures that are designed for specialty real estate borrowers to build or acquire new facilities. We have restricted our primary business activities to making loans to charter schools and related organizations.


CLI Capital is a diversified Real Estate Investment Trust engaged in commercial mortgage lending and related investments. The Trust’s mission is to provide its customers with innovative financing solutions while delivering excellent risk-adjusted returns to its shareholders.


Employees and Trust Managers are committed to managing the Trust in a manner that reflects Christian principles, honesty, and integrity.

Charter school construction
is what we do best.

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