THE GLADSTONE COMPANIES, INC.
1521 WESTBRANCH DRIVE, SUITE 100
MCLEAN, VIRGINIA 22102
September 3, 2020
Securities and Exchange Commission
Division of Corporation Finance
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
Attn: David Gessert
The Gladstone Companies, Inc.
Offering Statement on Form 1-A, File No. 024-11232
Dear Mr. Gessert:
The Gladstone Companies, Inc., a Delaware corporation, respectfully requests acceleration of Amendment No. 2 to its Offering Statement on Form 1-A (File No. 024-11232) (the Offering Statement) so that such Offering Statement may be declared qualified at 3:00 p.m., Eastern time, on September 8, 2020, or as soon as practicable thereafter.
We request that we be notified of such qualification by a telephone call to Erin M. Lett of Proskauer Rose LLP at (202) 416-6829 and that such qualification also be confirmed in writing.