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Property Investment Opportunities

We specialise in providing experienced investors with access to carefully selected residential development investment opportunities.

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Alternative Property Investments for Experienced Investors

Diversify your Investment Portfolio with carefully selected, well researched property investments

By becoming a member of GCV Invest, our established private investor network for experienced investors, you can access UK property development investment opportunities with strong underlying asset backing.

Working closely with our strategic delivery partner, Homes by Carlton, we structure a range of carefully selected, professionally managed residential developments across the UK every year that have the potential to deliver superior returns for our investor members.

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Cathedral Gates

Sector: Property
Investment Type: Equity & Debt
Investment to Date: £ 2,000,000
Learn more about Cathedral Gates

Middleton Waters

Sector: Property
Investment Type: Equity & Debt
Investment to Date: £ 7,000,000
Learn more about Middleton Waters

The Langtons

Sector: Property
Investment Type: Equity & Debt
Investment to Date: £ 3,000,000
Learn more about The Langtons

Thorpe Paddocks

Sector: Property
Investment Type: Equity & Debt
Investment to Date: £ 6,000,000
Learn more about Thorpe Paddocks

Portfolio Diversification.
Superior Returns.

Why invest into Joint Venture Property Investments?

An alternative way to diversify your investment portfolio

We specialise in identifying residential development investment opportunities in sought-after locations. 

Our joint venture residential development projects are carefully selected for their potential to deliver superior investor returns whilst making a positive social, environmental and economic impact.

Target Returns

25% IRR

Money on Money

1.5x to 2.0x

Investor Members


Become a GCV Invest Member

Join our network of 600+ experienced investor members

GCV Invest is a Private Investor Network for Experienced Investors.  We help our Investor Members access alternative investment opportunities that can form part of a well-balanced portfolio.

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Minimise Risk. Maximise Returns.


Find out more about investing in property with GCV

Should you have any further questions regarding the property investment opportunities we offer at GCV, and how to invest with us, you can contact our Investor Relations Team at any point - but we've provided a selection of frequently asked questions below.

  • GCV Invest is a Private Investor Network for Experienced Investors, Family Offices, and Institutional Investors.

    We originate and structure investment into Alternative Investment Opportunities including; Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Property transactions.

    Property transactions are Joint Venture Residential Development Opportunities delivered in conjunction with award-winning Regional Housebuilder - Homes by Carlton.

  • GCV Invest was launched to help experienced investors build a more diversified growth-focused investment portfolio.

    To become a GCV Invest client, you must meet the following criteria;

    Be a Family Office, Institutional Investor, HNWI or Sophisticated Investor. Seeking to invest alongside like-minded individuals and connect with the Alternative Investment ecosystem. Looking to deploy over £10k+ in Alternative Investment Opportunities per annum.

    Investment opportunities span three asset classes - Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Property Investment Opportunities.

  • If you would like to join GCV and become part of our Private Investor Network, please contact Dan Smith (Investor Relations Director) -

    Dan will be happy to discuss our investment approach and help you understand more about our track record and pipeline of investment opportunities

  • There are no joinings fees. Membership of GCV Invest is completely free, giving you access to well researched, carefully selected investment opportunities across asset classes, all with the potential to provide portfolio diversification and superior investment returns.

  • The GCV Investment teams are well networked and use their embedded presence in the key UK property regions. The Property Team has long-standing relationships with landowners and agents through key target regions.

    Opportunities are often introduced on an off-market basis, on the strength of longstanding personal relationships, or by professional advisers who are aware of our expertise and ability to work quickly on Property transactions.

  • The GCV Investment Team target Investment in Joint Venture residential property development projects.  These schemes are identified, researched, and selected by our Property Team in conjunction with our highly experienced delivery partner, Homes by Carlton. Typically transactions are structured where GCV Invest members participate on a deal-by-deal basis, investing between £25k and £250k. With target investor returns on circa 1.5x money on money, usually over a two-year hold period, the JV property investment opportunities provide investors with portfolio diversification combined with positive social and economic impact on a targeted regional level.

  • The GCV Investment Team screen over 50 residential development opportunities per annum and only selects 3 to 5 opportunities for detailed assessment.  From those 3 to 5 opportunities the team will assess each project against carefully selected investment criteria.  The objective is to ensure only the best possible transactions are made available to GCV Invest Members.  The GCV Founders and Investment Team invest personally in each and every Development Project.


  • Yes.  We only consider Investment Opportunities where the Development projects are based in the UK.

    We only invest in projects where we have a deep understanding of the underlying investment opportunity and its potential to deliver the required target returns and positive social, economic, and environmental benefits.

  • There are no upfront fees or membership fees for being part of our investor network, having access to our opportunities or investing in our opportunities.

    For investors, fees are only charged at the point of successful completion of residential development. At this point, 7.5% of the investment gain is charged before funds are provided back to you as an investor.

  • To invest with GCV Invest you must first become a member.  The process is carried out online through the GCV Invest Portal.

    You can access it here.

    GCV Invest is aimed at Experienced Investors who are comfortable making their own investment decisions and would like to allocate part of their investment portfolio to Alternative Investments.

    The joining process is simple;

    1. Create your Account - Open your online GCV Invest Members Account.

    2. Complete Identification Process - As part of the joining process we will need to verify your identity and carry out Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti Money Laundering (AML) checks.  These checks are carried out in real-time and you go through the online application process.

    3. Investor Appropriateness  - The final step in becoming a GCV Investment Member is a short questionnaire to ensure the type of investments GCV provide match your requirements and risk, and return profile.

    Once you've joined, you can access each investment opportunity and build your portfolio of well-researched, carefully selected investment opportunities and track performance on your dedicated Client Account through the GCV? Invest Online Portal.

  • Performance update reports on portfolio holdings are provided to GCV Invest Members on a quarterly basis. When an investment is sold, GCV distributes cash proceeds to investors.

    GCV also has a dedicated and secure Investor Portal enabling GCV Invest members to keep track of their portfolio at any time.

Driving Growth.
Creating Value.
Delivering Impact.

Backed by

Growth Capital Ventures (GCV) is backed by funds managed by Maven Capital Partners, one of the UK’s leading private equity and alternative asset managers.