Firstar strives to help global investors allocate assets into real estate and business entities, owning and operating properties located in dynamic markets. Our portfolio objectives includes office, retail, multifamily, industrial, hospitality, restaurants, warehousing, and distribution, in North America. We maximize returns by focusing on real estate and business fundamentals—leasing, financing, development, construction, and property and facilities management. Our long-term objective is to generate stable and growing distributions for our investors while protecting them against downside risk.
Our beginnings started as a commercially licensed broker in the state of Georgia and Colorado in 1986, Since then, Firstar has executed numerous sizable transactions on behalf of investors in the US, Europe, and the Middle East (Lebanon, Dubai, and Jordan ).
Tumultuous political changes have turned the stability of several regions in the Middle East to chaotic unrest. The effect has been a great deal of anxiety exhibited with numerous wealthy families having a fear for the security of their future. Therefore, many are seeking to secure a haven to hedge their wealth outside of the Middle East, in regions that provide a more stable and secure investment environment.
In the past 40 years, Firstar has built friendships and business relationships with numerous members of the royal families and Sheikhs in the Middle East. Firstar has access to a significant number of investors, as well as institutional funds to facilitate many projects in line with the goals of investment portfolios. We have strong ties with several wealthy families such as Al-Rajhi, Al-Maktoom, Al-Sabah, Al-Sirkal, Khansahib, Al-Fahim and access to several state- owned funds, particularly in the Gulf region states, as follows: