A Better Way to Build

Building real and lasting communities is our mission.

"Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.”

Corliss Ventures was founded on the idea that a better world is built one investment at a time. Careful investments today create the flourishing communities of tomorrow. People become neighbors, neighbors become friends, and friends build strong, supportive communities.  

Investing in real and lasting communities is our mission, and our collection of brands help us further that mission.

Our Brands
  • 2,000

    Acres under management

  • 5

    Generations in business

  • 150MM

    Tons of mineral resources under management

  • 3,000+

    Housing units developed and sold

Pioneering Spirit

Five generations ago, John H. Corliss began delivering gravel out of the back of his buckboard wagon to service his neighbors. His mission to help build his local community exists in the Corliss brands today.

Our Brands Right Arrow
We're honored that our business and our work carries our family name – and we take that legacy seriously and with a great deal of humility.
Eric Corliss, Principal

The Harry B. and Betty M. Corliss Foundation

The Harry B and Betty M Corliss Foundation was created to support the Corliss family’s philanthropic work.

Our Brands Right Arrow