About Tom Braegelmann
Thomas P. Braegelmann is an accomplished entrepreneur, fund manager and private lending mentor offering a wealth of experience and knowledge gained during his 30+year career in real estate investing, commercial construction, land development and finance.
Partner and CEO of GCA Equity Partners, and co-founder and manager of Kensington Fund and Secured Real Estate Income Fund
As a Certified Fund Manager and co-founder of Kensington Fund and Secured Real Estate Income Fund, Tom has earned a reputation as a thought leader in his industry. Through careful investment analysis and a strong focus on safety, as well as the development of the unique National Construction Lending Alliance™ program, Tom and his partners have shown a consistent track record of delivering double digi
t returns to their investors on short-term, passive real estate investments.
With Tom’s leadership, and through the development of the National Construction Lending Alliance™ program, Kensington and GCA have participated in the funding of more than $150 million in real estate transactions nationwide over the past several years.
As a native of Central Minnesota, Tom previously served as owner and CEO of a private real estate investment company, which he founded in 1980. Through development and acquisitions he was able to build a portfolio comprised of several hundred multi-family apartment units, residential and commercial complexes, and single-family homes.
Mentoring and Hosting
With a passion for facilitating and teaching collaborative real estate investing, Tom has donated his time and served as a well respected, highly sought after mentor and teacher for a group of more than 400 passive real estate investors around the country. He also founded and hosts a monthly private investment club with over 2600 members in the San Francisco Bay area. Tom is committed to giving back to the community and building sustainable cash flow for passive real estate investors.