Increasing Supply
of Affordable Housing
within Tamil Nadu

through Shelter Fund

Tamil Nadu Shelter Fund (TNSF) is an Indian Social ‘Impact’ Private Equity (PE) fund specializing in Affordable Housing projects. Guided by World Bank and ADB policies, the fund invests in Private and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects within Tamil Nadu.

Investment Focus

TNSF invests in affordable housing  projects, encompassing ownership and rental models, with the goal of benefiting economically weaker sections, lower income groups and vulnerable segments of the population through:

Key Differentiators

Smart Investment

TNSF invests strategically in projects by sharing risks with developers through equity, Debt or Hybrid instruments.

Transparency assured

Clear and transparent investment process to foster trust.

Green and Social Focus

TNSF's expertise ensures projects are environmentally and socially responsible.

Positive social impact

Demonstrate impact to tier ii/iii populace especially women with projects impacting around 15,000 women.

Evaluation Criteria

TNSF evaluates projects based on the following factors:

Portfolio Impact

The fund activities are closely aligned with the following SDG’s.


The fund activities are closely aligned with the following SDG’s.

~16,000 Affordable rental beds
~6,000 units Affordable Housing units under development
~4.95 million sq.ft Buildings under Green Certification
~20,000 Women positively impacted through our investments
~ 40,000 Jobs supported through our investments
100 % Buildings with STP, Rainwater Harvesting and Eco-friendly designs

Our Portfolio


Established by TN Govt. to provide accommodation for working women traveling for employment, training, and official visits from various districts and states.


The construction and development of 'VRX 360,' a 2,700-unit affordable development project in Thirumazhisai


Our Investors

Investment Committee

Mr. S. Mahalingam

Former CFO, TCS

Dr. P. Jayapal

Senior Executive Director, HUDCO (Former)

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