About Us


Providence Investments is a privately held investment firm focused on stable, income producing multi-family opportunities in emerging U.S. markets. We target high yield passive cash flow and long term capital appreciation through strategic acquisition, development and superior asset management.


Delivering Returns

The vision of Providence’s leadership is to deliver qualified returns on investment by hedging risk and acquiring Multi-Family assets that meet or exceed our criteria. Our firm’s focus is on delivering high returns to our partner investors in all targeted capital markets. Location is extremely important and our first priority in identifying when investing. US emerging markets with high barrier to entry have demonstrated to be the key locations of high potential return on investments. Quality class asset, strong job growth, strong political leadership, path of growth, key demographics, high rental demand, and competitive occupancy are proven essentials to a high yield investment. We focus on stabilized assets with strong physical qualities requiring minor repairs with potential value-add components. Our goal is to maximize returns for our partners and investors without compromising our conservative approach.


Why Us?

We have over 40+ years of combined commercial real estate experience. Our partnership has led over 4,000 units throughout the Southeast and other primary and secondary markets in the US. All of our assets are well-performing assets managed and operated within our partnership. We have also allied with other top national management firms to maximize our returns and investment efforts. Providence Investments and its partners are very familiar with multi-million dollar complex repositioning projects and large multifamily development. You can be confident that with Providence Investments and its affiliated partners, your investment is in the hands of highly competitive and knowledgeable real estate professionals.

John Mejia

Founder & CEO

John is a seasoned real estate professional whose drive and determination has led him to found Providence Investments and its complementary business segments. Providence Investments was founded in accordance with John’s personal principles to deliver trustworthy and credible real estate solutions. John has delivered over $320MM in acquisition and sales transactions with superb returns and a solid track record. Providence Investments represents John’s commitment to providing sound strategic investment opportunities based on his experience and qualifications, thereby delivering stable cash flow and long term capital appreciation through the strategic acquisition, development and management of premier multi-family properties. John’s related entities have been involved with over 4,000 apartment units in the Southeast. In addition, he has developed Providence’s property management platform, capable of servicing more than 10,000 units. John’s passion for all facets of real estate has led him to the development side of the business where he has found immediate success in part due to Carys Construction; the construction arm of Providence. John Mejia is a graduate of Syracuse University. Prior to his real estate career, John was an Officer in the United States Navy and an airline pilot for US Airways. John is fluent in Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese. He is also a motivational speaker and real estate mentor for a national firm.



  • Guest speaker at Auburn University School of Business
  • Responsible for operations of the southeastern region multifamily portfolio
  • Responsible for directing and executing Providence’s National Multifamily acquisition strategy



Syracuse University, Science B.A.