Founded by Irv Kessler and Phillip Jaffe in 2013, Provident Real Estate Ventures is a private commercial real estate investment firm strategically focused on delivering excellent risk-adjusted returns and the long-term preservation of capital.


To acquire and operate commercial real estate assets that generate excellent risk-adjusted returns with the preservation of capital being our first priority.

Built on the highest standards of professional integrity and quality, the firm’s investment approach capitalizes on a broad platform of seasoned professionals whose experience spans all phases of property investment and asset management. These resources come together as a consistent, disciplined investment process that combines market knowledge and operational expertise to create real, lasting value for investors throughout the property investment life cycle.