Our Team

Wesley Yates

Robert Newburn

Jana Newburn

Clay Eppler

We attract, develop, and retain the best talent, with extensive experience in real estate acquisitions, finance, reposition, and asset management.
 Our passion for real estate investing is reflected in the people on our team!

Wesley Yates

Managing Partner

Wesley is a proud Marine Veteran with over nine years of active-duty service that brings a strategic outlook and goal-oriented mindset to the team. Wesley has mentored and trained over 2,000 individuals for leadership and development roles. He was recognized in 2013 by Congressman Ralph Hall for his outstanding character and service to his community. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Texas at Tyler.


In late 2018, he turned down an Operations Management opportunity with Amazon to begin actively networking within the real estate investing community. Quickly building relationships with other like-minded entrepreneurs, he has created an extensive network of accredited investors who believe in his vision for methodically acquiring commercial assets. Wesley is an enthusiastic leader and brings with him skills crucial in building successful teams and driving performance.

Robert Newburn

Managing Partner

Robert is a twenty-year law enforcement veteran, serving in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Throughout his policing career, Robert has served in many enforcement capacities, including DWI Task-force Officer, a Field Training Officer and as a criminal investigator. As a detective, he has investigated thousands of forgery, fraud, identity theft, and embezzlement cases. In 2013, Robert earned the professional designation of CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner) from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

 

Robert has been a real estate investor since 2000. He purchased his first single-family rental in Lubbock, TX. Since then, Robert and his wife Jana have bought and sold numerous single-family homes for their investment portfolio. They are majority partners in their own apartment complex in Little Rock, Arkansas and play an active role in asset and construction management.

Jana Newburn

Managing Partner

Jana is a 2002 graduate of the University of North Texas, having earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a Specialization in Real Estate. She is a licensed real estate appraiser in seven states and has appraised a wide variety of commercial and residential properties in her career. She is currently working for Xome Valuation Services in compliance management and oversees compliance risk issues, internal appraisal audits, and appraiser discipline.

Clay Eppler

Managing Partner

Clay Eppler is a Marine Corps Veteran with 5 years of active-duty service who uses his adaptability and goal-oriented strategies to help constantly improve his team. Clayton has taught, mentored, and led hundreds of Marines through professional and personal development and training. Throughout his career Clayton served in leadership roles, and due to his tenacity and adaptability he was promoted early to every rank until his honorable end of service as a Sergeant of Marines.

 

Clay has a Bachelor of Science in Anthropology with a concentration in Archaeology from the Texas State University. He has worked in the field of archaeology and archeological curation for several years and has volunteered with the Texas Historical Commission helping write Texas history. While finishing his degree, he was invited to join the VFR Capital Investments team by his friend and mentor, Wesley Yates. Utilizing his experience in research, data analysis, and leadership development, Clay was a perfect fit for Acquisitions Manager.

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