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MH Vertical is a build-to-rent construction company serving the Alabama and Florida Gulf Coast. Founded by Ron Yaeger and Nathan Cox, the company offers a uniquely expert perspective through its singular focus on the construction of residential rental projects—from single family and townhome communities to beach homes and traditional multi-family complexes. Headquartered in Daphne, Alabama, MH Vertical is currently working on projects from Mobile, AL to St George Island, FL.


Ron Yaeger is the president of MH Vertical. He and Nathan Cox, Founder and CEO of 68 Ventures, served together in the United States Marine Corps where they met at Officer Candidate School in 2004. The Marines forged the values that Ron and Nathan live by today and laid the foundation for a friendship that has spanned two decades.  They went on to become business partners and formed MH Vertical. Ron brings a commercial construction background and Nathan has extensive experience in land development and deal-making.

Ron is a graduate of East Carolina University, Construction Management Program. He served as a Combat Engineer Officer at 2D Combat Engineer Battalion in Camp Lejeune, NC, earning the rank of Captain. Ron went on to cofound and run a nationwide general contracting company for 10 years.  Ron has an array of experience, building out teams, working in different markets and making critical deadlines for both private and publicly traded companies.  All before exiting to start MH Vertical and focusing on the build-to-rent and multifamily market sectors. 

MH Vertical is ready to meet your project needs through our design-build and general contracting services.  Please contact Ron to provide information about your upcoming project.