US Logistics Fund 1

Investing in Development Opportunities

Clayco and JE Thomas, CRE LLC are forming a new entity, BTC. BTC will be an affiliate of Clayco, Inc., a leading industrial design-builder in North America. BTC’s business purpose will be to invest and operate US Logistics Fund 1 (“USLF 1”) with the strategy of investing in industrial development opportunities with a network of experienced regional developers in the major markets of the United States. USLF 1 intends to enter strategic alliance agreements with a network of vetted developers across the United States, with the largest relationship being CRG.

Build-to-core industrial development in institutional markets.

Fund Investment Strategy:

Develop and hold first-class bulk warehouse and distribution facilities serving primary logistics corridors

Execute speculative, build-to-suit and redevelopment industrial investment strategies

Limited and low fee structure, along with long term hold commitment post development by the General Partner

Unique primary relationship with Clayco and CRG

Informed Investments

U.S. Logistics Fund 1 (USLF 1) creates value for institutional investor clients by making informed real estate investments in industrial properties. The fund seeks to invest in value-added acquisition and development of modern distribution facilities in core markets and strategic logistics locations throughout North America.
To date, USLF I has made investments in three CRG developments including:

  1. The Cubes at Bridgeport, a 1 million-square-foot speculative warehouse in the South I-85 Atlanta market
  2. The Cubes at DuPont, a 1.6-million- square-foot industrial park with 340,000 square feet of existing space and 1.25 million square feet of new development in the Seattle market
  3. The Cubes at Troutdale, a 350,000-square-foot speculative warehouse in the Portland market.