Historic Hotel Brought Back to Life with $59 Million From Twain Financial

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A nearly century-old hotel building in Alexandria’s premier Old Town neighborhood soon will be bustling with activity again. Hotel Heron, an approximately 90,000-square-foot urban adaptive-reuse development, is set to begin construction in June 2022 now that financing has closed on the $76.5 million project. Of that total, $59.2 million is being made available by Twain Financial Partners through a mixture … Read More

Twain Provides $42 Million to Convert Texas Rice Farms to Solar Farms

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Old Texas rice fields soon will be harvesting something new as a $145 million clean energy project nears completion thanks to a sizable final investment. Twain Financial Partners has closed on $42 million in financing to complete the Longbow Solar project, a massive ground-mounted solar photovoltaic (PV) energy system in Brazoria County, Texas, just southwest of Houston. Twain’s $42 million … Read More

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Twain Closes $136 Million Ground Lease to Complete Renewable Diesel Refining Facility

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A $300 million renewable diesel refining facility cleared one of its remaining hurdles when it secured funding for the final phase of construction. Twain Financial Partners has closed on a $136 million ground purchase and leaseback arrangement for the Reno facility, marking the largest investment in Twain’s nine-year history. The latest phase of construction will include a feedstock pretreatment facility, … Read More

Twain Provides PACE Financing to Apartment Complex in Dallas, Texas

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Twain is providing PACE financing to the Jackson Street Apartments Complex in Dallas, Texas. The development is partially complete with an operational garage, which will serve as a podium to the new apartment component of the development. Upon completion in 2024, the 249 apartment units will feature luxury amenities, such as stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, farmhouse sinks, walk-in showers, … Read More

2021 Impact Report


Despite the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, Twain Financial Partners had continued success in 2021. Twain’s major focus was on growing the commercial real estate investments platform, while also laying the groundwork for expanding the renewable energy platform in the years to come. Heading into our ninth year of operation, we look forward to building upon the solid foundation we’ve established and … Read More

Twain Financial Partners Provides $27 Million in Ground Lease Financing for St. Louis Hospital

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In December 2021, Twain closed on $27 million of ground lease capital that will help complete a hospital modernization project in St. Louis, Missouri. At the financial closing, Twain purchased the land underneath the hospital and leased it back to the sponsor team for a 99-year term. Unlike traditional ground leases, the Twain ground lease gives sponsors the option to … Read More

Twain Financial Partners Sets Sights on Funding $1 Billion in Renewable Projects

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Today, Twain Financial Partners announced its commitment to fund $1 billion in renewable energy projects over the next three years. Twain’s investment will provide capital to accelerate renewables development across the U.S. with key development partners. As part of this commitment to bolstering the growth of renewable projects, Twain has hired energy finance veteran Michael Park as its Director of … Read More

Twain Financial Partners Provides Construction Financing for Downtown Minneapolis Hotel

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In November 2021, Twain successfully closed on $38 million of financing for the Hotel Indigo historic renovation project in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. Twain provided sale-leaseback financing, a commercial-PACE loan, and federal and state historic tax credit equity. The sale-leaseback financing is the first of its kind in the historic tax credit space and takes the place of a traditional construction … Read More

Twain Provides PACE Financing for Mixed-Use Facility to House Minority Owned Businesses

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In December, Twain provided PACE financing for the development of Elevation Workspace, a mixed-use facility that will primarily house minority owned businesses in need of accessible and affordable office space. Located along Delmar in St. Louis, Elevation Workspace will bring new economic and educational opportunities to the Fountain Park neighborhood. Learn more about this project, and PACE financing, at Twain.