Widely recognized among North Carolina’s most diversified and dynamic family-owned businesses, C.F. Smith Property Group is a leader in real estate development, acquisition, financing, property management, marketing and build-to-suit services.

C.F. Smith prides itself on its dedication to hard work, problem solving, excellence in performance to its clients, and long-term commitment to relationships and community.

C.F. Smith is a private, family-owned and operated business. It views all investments through a long-term lens and is not beholden to outside investors, so C.F. Smith can focus solely on the client’s best interest. This also enables C.F. Smith to maintain maximum flexibility and diversity in how it structures solutions that fit each client’s needs.


C.F. Smith has a strong foundation as a developer and has enjoyed more than five decades of steady growth in 23 states. The company’s deep in-house expertise extends from project feasibility, land acquisition and zoning to design, construction, marketing and management.


C.F. Smith manages 100% of its portfolio holdings to provide the best turnkey service to its clients. As a long-term holder and owner/manager, C.F. Smith takes tremendous pride in setting a high standard for property condition and service.

C.F. Smith Property Group

C.F. Smith Property Group


C.F. Smith utilizes an opportunistic approach to acquiring existing commercial assets that fit its portfolio guidance or offer the potential for the company to add value through management, leasing, redevelopment, or creative strategies.


C.F. Smith is a full-service commercial real estate development company specializing in single-tenant build-to-suit projects and the redevelopment of distressed properties. The company has a strong record for taking a build-to-suit client’s vision and turning it into reality.

When C.F. Smith takes on a build-to-suit project, everyone on the team is committed to delivering the highest level of personalized, quality results. C.F. Smith understands the development of build-to-suit projects means working closely together to fully meet the client’s needs. From leading the site selection process to completion of turnkey projects of all sizes, C.F. Smith is laser focused on delivering the best solutions for every client.