Hines Venture Studio

Hines Venture Studios

Hines Venture Studio is our in-house startup factory. We build startups addressing the built world’s most critical pain points and unmet needs.

We leverage Hines’ scope, expertise and customer insights to pilot innovations in the built world across our own portfolio and beyond to support the customers, partners and communities we serve.

We bring in talented entrepreneurs to partner alongside our real estate expertise. We access channels, customers & insights through the Hines ecosystem to accelerate learnings for our startups. We work across the entire venture lifecycle, from ideation and incubation to acceleration and scale; from pre-seed, through Series A and beyond.

Take a look at our current portfolio of startup ventures:

  • Halo

    Halo transforms the way Brokers market, price, and present spaces.


    Ben Silver, GM

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  • CQuel

    Digital marketplace for asset managers, decarbonization solution providers & government incentives.


    Pal Hvattum, GM

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    Activate, enable and promote communities of any size by utilizing underutilized spaces.


    Jaclyn Pascocello, GM

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  • Varuna

    Build a community of fractionalized commercial real estate investors.

    Ed Spiegel, GM

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