To provide people a great place to live regardless of income.
To maximize impact, make a positive difference and be the best affordable and mixed-income housing developer in America.
Our Core Values
Strive to understand perspective
Data-driven, forward thinking
Promoting a culture of new ideas and celebrating each other’s successes
Dedicated to excellence; high quality work, consistently serving our partners, communities and residents
Socially responsible, environmentally conscious, purpose-driven
Founded in 2014, Fairstead is a rapidly growing affordable, workforce and mixed-income multifamily housing company. A nationally-based and vertically-integrated firm, Fairstead is home to over 600 employees, and owns over 14,500 apartments in 18 states. Since inception, Fairstead has acquired, developed or preserved more than $4 billion in assets comprised of over 16,500 units.
Fairstead’s primary mission is to provide high quality housing to all regardless of income, and to make our stakeholders feel “Right at Home.” We accomplish this through an empathetic, innovative and thoughtful approach, utilizing our interdisciplinary platform as an investor, developer, owner and operator. Fairstead provides hands-on expertise across all multifamily disciplines, including acquisitions, development, design, construction, energy, sustainability, property management and social services.Download the Fairstead Brochure
A Community-Driven Team
At Fairstead, we go beyond the status quo. We are thoughtful, passionate, cutting edge and empathetic. At our core, Fairstead aims to preserve high quality affordable housing that makes the world a better place.Meet the Team
Purpose-Driven, Impactful Work
Fairstead relentlessly aims to make a positive difference and meaningful impact in every community we serve and for all of our residents. Through civic engagement, community outreach and environmental and sustainability initiatives, Fairstead drives positive change in communities across the nation so that every resident feels “right at home.”Read More About Our Impact
Fairstead In the NewsView All
- July 26, 2021
Cambridge Square Apartments Sold, Will Undergo $12 Million RenovationRead More
- July 22, 2021
New owner of Pharrell’s childhood home will renovate the Virginia Beach apartment complex, connect with residentsRead More
- July 01, 2021
Opinion: Affordable housing can help Virginia build stronger communitiesRead More