Developing your

knowledge enterprise

TUFF develops mission-essential facilities for institutions of education and research.

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What We Do

Develop and Acquire
Real Estate

We develop education and research facilities that fulfill your institutional vision.

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We craft strategies for the affordable financing, development, and occupancy of your facilities.

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Engineer Financial

We deploy creative financial strategies and draw on diverse financing resources.

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Our Purpose

Increase the impact of your institution

TUFF is a developer and advisor dedicated to creating vibrant physical environments for institutions of education and research.

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Georgia Tech

Technology Square

Midtown Atlanta’s dynamic Innovation District where University researchers, students, industry, and entrepreneurs collaborate and take new ideas to market.

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Florida Tech

Campus Renewal and Expansion

Diverse world-class campus facilities, all made possible through creative financial solutions and the expedient infusion of capital.

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Rosalind Franklin University

Innovation and Research Park

Medical innovation, information technology, and social impact converge to create a highly specialized facility in North Chicago.

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May 21, 2018

Fostering Convergent Communities of Innovation at Tech Square – ATDC Startup Company Rimidi

Developed by TUFF to support Georgia Tech and innovators from across the state, Tech Square…
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May 2, 2018

AURP Podcast – Austin’s Capital City Innovation District

TUFF was developing Innovation Districts in partnership with universities long before they were labeled. Since…
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April 20, 2018

UC Davis Chancellor Gary May and Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg Announce New Innovation Development: Aggie Square

Association of University Research Parks (AURP) member, University of California Davis (UC Davis), and the…
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