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

With over $1.32 billion invested, 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 7, 2019

An Interview with Dr. Ronald Kaplan: Rosalind Franklin University Innovation and Research Park

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science (RFU) Executive Vice President for Research, Dr. Ronald…
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April 29, 2019

Opportunity Zones and Non-profit Anchors – TUFF developed Toolkit for anchor co-investment with the private sector

Non-profit anchor institutions such as universities and healthcare systems are leading the way in reimagining…
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March 13, 2019

Georgia Power Announces New Tech Square Microgrid Project with Georgia Tech

Sustainable developments create healthier communities and, when woven together with innovative technologies, allow for new…
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