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  • Email us: info@ronmcrae.com


We are a real estate investment firm with a history of wealth creation.

McRae Group of Companies (MGC) offers a proven vehicle for investors looking for an alternative investment that meets their financial objectives.

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, MGC has assembled a portfolio of growth properties in major metropolitan markets, including Phoenix, Tucson, Southern California, Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin and Denver.

Achievement by Numbers

Repeat Investors

63% of investors have invested at least twice; and 28% have invested five times or more.

130+ Properties

Diversified portfolio of 130+ properties in four southwestern states.

$1 Billion in Closings

Actively acquired and sold investments with more than $1 billion in closed transactions.

Team Loyalty

Executive team members have worked for the McRae Group of Companies for an average of 10 years.

50+ Properties

More than 50 properties purchased over the last five years at prices averaging 14% of 2005-2007 peak values.

Investment Strategy


Identify areas of growth and select prime parcels suitable for residential or commercial development.


Acquire builder lots in undervalued markets and negotiate favorable prices and terms.

Add Value

Add Value during the holding period by resolving issues discovered during pre-closing due diligence.


Sell to homebuilders and commercial developers at escalated prices as demand for new housing and retail space accelerates.

Consistently producing returns that exceed our investors’ expectations.

For more than three decades, McRae Group of Companies has generated substantial returns for our investors by focusing on key factors such as ownership structure, investment policy and disposition strategy.

The MGC team of senior executives works closely with our investors, under the guidance of Founder Ron McRae. Throughout our history, McRae Group of Companies has built a reputation as a respected and leading real estate firm in the Southwest.

35+ Year Highlights

Continued Growth

Acquire 10–12 properties each year.


We have prospered in up-cycles, and survived down-cycles.

Since 1980

Founded by Ron McRae, the McRae Group of Companies celebrates 35 years of continued success.

Balanced Inventory

More than 45,000 lots–including raw land, platted and finished lots–and multiple commercial parcels.

Founder‘s Book

Ron McRae recently authored Transforming Dirt Into Gold—an in depth analysis of land investment.