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CMK Properties is a boutique real estate services firm located in Brentwood, Tennessee.

Real Estate Investment • Asset & Property Management • Development • Brokerage • Debt Placement

Real Estate Investment

CMK sponsors and syndicates real estate focused offerings for accredited private investors, family offices, wealth managers, and institutional investors across the US. To date CMK has successfully sponsored more than 25 offerings ranging from $500,000 to $50 million in total project cost. For information on current investment offerings, please contact us.

Build To Suit Development Services

CMK Properties has a rich development and build to suit background which is driven by a built to last methodology given we build to own rather than build to flip like most developers. Our key drivers are a thoughtful and collaborative end to end project with transparent pricing and seamless reporting. Learn More


CMK has developed more than $200 million of commercial and residential real estate, ranging from high-rise condos to medical office to single tenant retail. From adaptive reuse to new construction, CMK’s development experience covers the gamut of residential and commercial projects. See CMK’s Class A medical office building constructed in 30 seconds.

Asset & Property Management

CMK has more than three decades of experience managing all types of commercial property. Currently, CMK manages more than $30 million in financial assets and over 40 real properties throughout the US.


CMK’s in-house brokerage license allows the company to handle acquisitions and dispositions for its investor group and outside clients. CMK has acted as buyer’s or seller’s broker in more than $150 million of transactions.

Debt Placement

Using its network of local, regional, and national lenders, CMK helps clients obtain debt financing for all types of projects. CMK works closely with investors and developers alike in quickly finding both temporary and permanent financing for their projects.

Our Team

John Hopfensperger

John Hopfensperger

President & CEO
John Hopfensperger is the founder and President of CMK Properties, LLC. John is responsible... Read More
Kristine Hopfensperger

Kristine Hopfensperger

EVP, Accounting
Kristine Hopfensperger oversees all accounting and distribution activities for CMK Properties... Read More
Michael Davenport

Michael Davenport

EVP, Investor Relations
Michael Davenport oversees all facets of Investor Relations including reporting and raising equity capital. Read More
Kim McAfee

Kim McAfee

Senior VP, Finance
Kim McAfee is responsible for analysis and financial management of CMK’s investments. Read More
Will Polisky

Will Polisky

Development Manager
Will Polisky oversees and manages CMK’s Real Estate Development division. Read More
Drew Perryman

Drew Perryman

Investment Analyst
Drew Perryman works with the finance and asset management departments to execute investment strategy. Read More


Single Tenant Net Lease

  • More than 13 years on base lease term
  • Nationwide locations
  • 10,000+ average daily traffic count
  • Population above 20,000 within 5 miles
  • Cap Rate: Market

Senior Living

  • Partnership with experienced operators
  • Acquisitions or new development
  • IL / AL / MC properties with more than 50 beds
  • Single property or portfolio acquisitions
  • Primary and Secondary market locations

Medical Office

  • Single and multi-tenant
  • Nationwide locations
  • Acquisitions and new development
  • Stabilized, value-add, and opportunistic
  • Single property and portfolio acquisitions


  • Garden Style Apartment Development
  • Strong underlying markets and demographics
  • Southeastern US focus area

Current Holdings

  • DG Investments II
  • DG Investments VIII
  • Hurst Office Investments
  • Flint River Healthcare Investments

Successful Exits

  • CMK DG Income Fund
  • DG Investments I
  • DG Investments III
  • DG Investments IV
  • DG Investments V
  • DG Investments VI
  • DG Investments VII
  • DG Investments IX
  • DG Investments X
  • DG Investments XI
  • DG Investments XII

Build To Suit Development Services

Build to suitLeveraging over 100 collective years of experience in building and owning investment properties, CMK is not a merchant builder that “flips” buildings. We develop to own. Our goal is to partner with you to develop sites using our capital as well as the capital of our more than 200 accredited investors. Our quality difference shows and so does our management after you open for business. From site selection to ribbon cutting, CMK Properties manages the process from end to end. Leverage us to grow your footprint without the typical site acquisition and even upfront capital demands given we can deliver a turnkey project while you focus on your business. Read our brochure to learn more.

30Nov 22

Our Story

I first started investing in real estate because I loved the idea of passive income. Making money while you sleep, “mailbox money.” I grew up around construction and real estate, and it became my passion. It’s what I’ve done my entire professional life. What started as a personal passion project turned into a thriving commercial development business with a team of experienced partners. To help you better understand who CMK Properties is and how we approach real estate investing, here’s some of my story.  From Duplex Renovator to Commercial Developer When I started my real estate investing journey, I focused…

17Nov 22

3 Reasons to Invest in Early Childhood Education

You probably have at least one early childhood education center in your community,but who owns the building? Properties for early childhood education facilities areoften a solid, stable opportunity for passive real estate investors.  In particular, here are three key items to consider when investing in early childhoodeducation assets:  1. Early Childhood Education is Consistently in High Demand From a 2020 Study, more than 64% of children ages 3-5 are enrolled in all-daypreschool programs, so there’s consistent demand for properties to house thosepreschools. Also 55% of American families spend more than $10,000 annually onchildcare, and this number is projected to continue…


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