Roc Capital by Roc360
Eric is co-founder at Roc Capital, a financier/capital provider to private lenders. Roc table funds residential business purpose loans white labeled in the name of the originator. Roc has attractive programs for bridge loans (resi fix/flip, ground up, multifamily/mixed-use) and DSCR/landlord loans (Single Family and Multifamily Rentals). Eric has a B.A. in Finance and Actuarial Science from the Stern School of Business at New York University.
Clayton Andersen is a leading executive with over 20 years of management and investment experience across multiple industries. Joining Elevation at its founding, he led the company as President from inception to becoming one of the nation’s leading residential solar providers in just 5 years. Clayton also led the company’s adoption of a whole-home energy strategic approach, launching a nation-leading energy efficiency platform and acquiring Curb Energy, a first-in-class smart energy technology provider. These efforts propelled Elevation to being named Contractor of the Year by the US Department of Energy for three years in a row (2019, 2020, and 2021).
Today, Clayton continues ... (view full description)
Head of Merchant Banking
The Amherst Group
Christopher Avallone is Head of Merchant Banking at Amherst, a $9.8bn AUM vertically integrated platform designed to enable scaled investment into single-family homes operated as long-term rentals. Amherst’s mission is to solve the problems of a fragmented, slow-to-evolve real estate ecosystem and to materially improve the experience for all stakeholders – residents, buyers, sellers, communities, and investors.
Christopher joined Amherst in 2018 and has since leveraged his 12+ years of capital markets expertise to grow Amherst’s single-family rental platform and investment management business into one of the largest operators of single-family assets. Prior to Amherst, Christophe ... (view full description)
Managing Principal and CEO
Encore Funds and Builder Advisor Group
Over the past 25 years, Tony Avila has served as an advisor in over 85 homebuilding merger and acquisition transactions valued at over $12 billion and helped to raise approximately $10 billion in over 75 debt and equity issuances for publicly-traded and private homebuilding and land development companies.
Mr. Avila founded Builder Advisor Group in 2008 and has been working as a homebuilder investment banker since 1996. Mr. Avila has served as an investment banker in more homebuilding transactions than any other advisor. Most recently Mr. Avila closed the sale of several top 100 builders including Transeastern Homes, Town and Country Homes, American West, Wade Jurney, Dan Ryan Builders, ... (view full description)
Rockridge Properties and Investments
As President and CEO of Rockridge Properties and Investments, Mathew Avrhami, is responsible launching a regional development firm spanning the western sunbelt states while overseeing and executing development of Build-To-Rent Communities through existing sites, JV investments, and strategic acquisitions. Mr. Avrhami’s experience includes commercial real estate private equity and institutional residential rental experience with the largest SFR investment funds, covering thousands of rental homes and over 38 multifamily projects.
Active in the community, Mathew Avrhami is an associate faculty at Arizona State University’s WP Carey School of Business, teaching real estate investm ... (view full description)
James J. Bagley is a seasoned private equity sponsor/operator recently completing his 13th successful PE real estate transaction as a sponsor/operator. Currenly we are working on growing our B4R portfolio as a PE sponsor producing whole community and scatter inventory for B4R owners.
Mr. Bagley is CEO of City Homes, an industry leader in destination resort development and is one of the largest builders of vacation rental homes in the United States. Vertically integrated into City Homes are land development, homebuilding, hotel, retail and waterpark construction, furniture distribution and vacation rental management. Destination resort projects are located in Orlando and Pigeon Forge/ ... (view full description)
Kevin Baldridge is responsible for the operational oversight of Tricon Residential’s U.S. single-family rental and U.S. and Canadian multi-family rental businesses and is a key partner in establishing the
strategic direction of the business. Mr. Baldridge leads Tricon’s organic single-family rental acquisition program and it’s daily operating activities, including marketing, innovation and IT initiatives.
Prior to joining Tricon in 2015, Mr. Baldridge was the President of Irvine Company Apartment Communities, where he was responsible for overseeing all property operations, asset management and
acquisitions. Prior to that, he was a Senior Vice President of Boston-based Gener ... (view full description)
VP, Head of Business Development & Operations
Natalie Barnard is the Vice President of Business Development and Operations for Amherst Homes, the Build-For-Rent division of Amherst, a $10.9bn AUM vertically integrated platform designed to enable scaled investment into single-family homes operated as long-term rentals. In this role, Natalie is responsible for infrastructure development for the new platform and operations for ongoing Community Management.
Prior to Amherst, Natalie was the Director of Partnerships and Content Strategy for CNBC where she launched new business lines, established, maintained content, developed investment and strategic partnerships, and built new content franchises focused on Cybersecurity, Technology, R ... (view full description)
Chief Operating Officer
Demetrios Barnes is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of SmartRent, where he leads the support, marketing, field operations, and account services teams. With over a decade of experience in property management operations, he is passionate about helping owners and operators understand the innovations technology can produce, while forging strong interpersonal relationships and thought leadership.Prior to co-founding SmartRent, he was Vice President of Technology for Colony Starwood Homes, Previously, Mr. Barnes was Director of Property Managem ... (view full description)
VP, Field Operations
Property Masters Inc
Zach Bassett began his career with Property Masters Inc in 2013. His passion for the business and construction renovations was nurtured by working his way through Property Masters field organizational structure mastering every capacity as he made his way to his current position, VP, Field Operations, where he oversees national field operations and staff. Zach’s leadership path in the company has given him a unique perspective and understanding of the the importance each role plays in the overall success of the business in meeting strategic goals and objectives of both the company and our clients alike. Zach’s keen ability to maximize individual strengths and minimize weaknesses along with h ... (view full description)
CEO & Co-Founder
Gary co-founded Roofstock in summer 2015 and assumed the role as CEO to build an Internet marketplace focused on the $2 trillion single-family rental (SFR) sector. Prior to Roofstock, Gary was CEO of Waypoint Homes and co-CEO of its successor company Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust (NYSE: SWAY), where he established himself as one of the leaders of the sector as institutional capital began to transform its landscape. Prior to joining Waypoint, Gary served as both an operating executive and principal investor across a wide range of industries including hospitality, real estate, consumer Internet, and cleantech. After helping orchestrate Geolo Capital's controlling investment into Joie d ... (view full description)
National Sales Manager
Zach T. Beck has nearly 20 years in the real estate industry ranging in all types of construction (single family, manufactured housing, high-rise, garden-style, mid-rise). He currently is National Sales Manager for Conservice Utility Management. His team is effectivly helping owners manage their utility costs nationally. He has served as a tremendous resource in analyzing and recommending conservation efforts that have saved property owners millions of dollars (email@example.com).
Specialties: Monitored Utility Submetering, Billing and Collection Process, Owner Reimbursements, Ancillary Income and AP Automation.
Through Conservice, Zach has helped re ... (view full description)
Vice President, Private Equity
Brannen joined Amherst in March 2020 as a Vice President in the Private Equity group, focusing on investment management, capital raising, new venture formation, and other strategic initiatives. Prior to Amherst, Brannen was a Vice President in Morgan Stanley’s Real Estate Investment Banking Group in New York, where he advised real estate clients on M&A and capital markets transactions. Brannen received his BA from UNC-Chapel Hill and his MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, where he was a Dean’s Fellow and recipient of the Edward & Vickie Fritsch Real Estate Fellowship.
US Head of Operations
Chief Lending Officer
Joe Bleyle is Chief Credit Officer for Genesis Capital, leading loan provider to the nation’s top professional residential real estate developers, investors, innovators and brokers. Joe has nearly 25 years of experience in real estate finance, from both a lending and a developer’s perspective. With a vast knowledge of the many challenges developers face, Joe leads the Genesis Capital Credit Team in providing clients with tailored and innovative lending solutions.
Darren Bordeaux is a senior business and technology executive with more than 30 years of experience and a proven record of delivering business value through technology solutions and process improvements. He is passionate about the power of technology, process and constantly improving the customer experience.
Bordeaux is Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of New Western. He is responsible for all aspects of technology including product management, innovation, development and operations.
Prior to joining New Western, he was the CTO at Invitation Homes (NYSE:INVH) where he led a technology transformation enabling continued business growth and the successful IPO. Prior to hi ... (view full description)
Head of Research and Analytics
Sandeep Bordia is Head of Research and Analytics for Amherst. Sandeep leads the team of researchers and analysts responsible for gathering hundreds of data points on millions of assets used to spot patterns and anticipate asset behavior as market conditions change, thereby informing Amherst’s acquisition and investment strategies.
Sandeep brings 20 years of experience working in various roles across the mortgage markets. Prior to joining Amherst, Sandeep was the Head of Securitized Products Research at Barclays Capital, responsible for all research related to agency/non-agency MBS, CMBS, ABS, and European ABS. Earlier in his career, Sandeep spent six years at Lehman Brothers focusing ... (view full description)
CEO & Founder
John R. Bradford, III, is an experienced entrepreneur and CEO with a demonstrated history of working in the property management and pet-tech industry as well as in local and state government. He is the founder of two companies: Park Avenue Properties and PetScreening.
John is a strong business development professional skilled in the rental housing management industry, technology startup space, legislative affairs, and legal compliance and review. He is serving a third term in the NC House of Representatives. In his spare time, he likes to fish, camp, and travel with his family.
Founder & CEO
Sean’s been a real estate and technology entrepreneur for 15+ years. Having gone through the launch & sale of a number of early stage companies, his newest endeavor at AvantStay has him focused on the intersection of hospitality, real estate, and tech to help redefine group travel.
Previously, Sean was Founder & CEO of two real estate companies, Pacific LMG & Coastal Realty. Sean also helped build Heighten, a dynamic sales automation platform, which was sold to LinkedIn in 2017 and spent time at Morgan Stanley in the TMT investment banking group in NYC. He was Founder/Chairman of Generation SF, a San Francisco based foundation focsued on cancer research. He’s an opera ... (view full description)
A former Super Bowl-winning NFL placekicker, Brien got his start in real estate following the collapse of the housing market in early 2009, when he and Colin Wiel began buying single-family homes to renovate and rent out. Together they were able t o scale an industry of
mom-and-pop shops i nto a $3 billion+ portfolio of over 17,000 SFR homes that attracted institutional investors and competition from private equity firms. With the success of their company Waypoint Homes, Wiel and Brien defied critics to put single-family home rentals (SFR) on the map as a profitable and scalable financial asset class.
Chief Executive Officer
Founder & CEO
Burley & Associates, Inc.
John R. Burley, Founder & CEO of Burley & Associates, Inc., a Private Equity Company. Specializing in Long-Term Cash Flow Transactions, they have completed over 2,000 Property Transactions in 12 States and 2 Foreign Countries. John is also the Best Selling Author of several books including #1 Money Secrets of the Rich and Wealth Building 101, in which he was the featured author with President Elect Donald J. Trump.
Burley & Associates, Inc. has assisted their Investors meet their needs for Safe and Secure Long-Term Cash Flow.
National Sales Director
Interior Logic Group
As Senior Director of Sales with Interior Logic Group, my focus is on bringing value, trust, collaboration and transparency to all of our relationships and to initiate opportunities for education and growth which translate into increased ROI for our customers and ourselves.
Creating healthy, sustainable partnerships that significantly contribute to your bottom line is what I do best. I know that “how we do business” together is just as important as “what we do” in business together. Having win-win business relationships that are mutually beneficial, mutually satisfying and everyone feels good moving forward together is the most important part of my career.
I strive to be de ... (view full description)
Senior Principal Business Development & Client Relations
Xome is an asset management and property disposition company both retail and auction. We sell pre-foreclosure, foreclosure, CWCOT, and REO assets utilizing data-enabled strategies. Xome has one of the largest collections of real estate data in the U.S., and we offer this data to help clients improve margins, find new customers, make smarter decisions, and retain their portfolio. Melissa is Senior Principal, Client Relations and Business Development responsible for client management and new business initiatives. Based in the Dallas area, Xome is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Mr. Cooper Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: COOP).
Associate Director of Build-for-Rent Division
SVN | SFRhub Advisors
At SVN | SFRhub Advisors, Audrey focuses her architecture and design background exclusively into the Build-for-Rent asset class, consulting with builders on the optimization of their retail floor plans and communities to be altered into that of an investment portfolio. Armed with the complex understanding of investment-grade underwriting, product optimization, and design of new purpose-built portfolios of investment homes, Audrey has led the underwriting of nearly 100,000 BFR homes to date, providing clients with the most specific data and expertise in order to develop high-quality BFR communities. Involved in multiple & critical aspects of the research, underwriting, & valuation of ... (view full description)
Chief Revenue Officer
Stephanie leads the Sales team at Kiavi, formely known as LendingHome. She has been a lender to residential investors since 2015 when she joined CoreVest Finance as Head of Bridge Lending. While at CoreVest, Stephanie worked directly with customers to develop additional loan products to meet the changing needs of the residential investor. Prior roles included operational, marketing and sales management roles at GE, Marriott International and Green Street Advisors. She has a B.S. from The Hotel School at Cornell University, and an MBA from UNC Chapel Hill. Stephanie is a fellow investor in the SFR space with a small portfolio of rentals. She caught the residential investment bug from ... (view full description)
MD, Head of US Residential RE
Man Group is an active invesment management firm with over $110bn under management across a variety of strategies including both private and public market products.
Anthony Cazazian joined Man Group in Novemver, 2019 as a Managing Director and Head of US Residential Real Estate. He is responsible for overseeing Man Group's U.S. Residential debt and equity real estate investment strategies with current investments totaling over $1.8bn.
Prior to Man Group, Cazazian served as Chief Investment Officer & President of Portfolio Services for Renters Warehouse, the largest third party single-family rental property management and investment sales company in the U.S. ... (view full description)
Head of SFR Acquisitions
Transcendent Investment Management
Mark Chang is the Head of SFR Acquisitions for Transcendent Investment Management. During Mr. Chang's tenure at Transcendent Investment Management, he headed the underwriting on all SFR and BFR acquisitions which led to the purchase of over 4000 assets throughout the sunbelt.
Mr. Chang earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Duke University.
SVP, Portfolio Services
I am responsible for our Portfolio Services Division which caters to institutional investors in property management, multi-channel/multi-market SFR acquisition, construction, and asset management services.
Renters Warehouse manages over 20,000 rental homes in 40 markets. We offer full-service property management, acquisitions, and asset management across all of our markets.
I come to Renters Warehouse with extensive experience in M&A, sourcing, acquisition, and disposition consulting across the single-family rental industry for both institutional and private equity funds. My clients have ranged from hedge funds working at scale to community-minded socially consc ... (view full description)
Peter Ciganik is a Managing Director of Strategy, Research and Investor Relations at GTIS and leads the Investor Relations and Client Services functions across the Firm’s investment vehicles. In addition, Mr. Ciganik is responsible for the Firm’s macro and investment research, global strategy and new business development.
Mr. Ciganik’s experience in the real estate industry began in 2002. Prior to joining GTIS in 2007, Mr. Ciganik worked with Morgan Stanley Real Estate Funds (MSREF) in London, and with Lehman Brothers Real Estate Partners (LBREP) in New York.
In his prior engagements, Mr. Ciganik was responsible for the evaluation, financial modeling and due diligence of eq ... (view full description)
Dennis Cisterna III
Chief Investment Officer
Dennis Cisterna is the Chief Investment Officer of Lafayette Communities. One of the most well-known executives in the SFR investment space, he was previously CEO of Investability Solutions, a vertically-integrated service provider to institutional real estate investors. Prior to that Mr. Cisterna was Managing Director of FirstKey Lending, a portfolio company of Cerberus Capital Management. Mr. Cisterna has held a wide variety of management positions within the real estate investment sector including key roles at notable firms such as Lennar, and Toll Brothers. Throughout his career, he has completed more than $3.7 billion worth of real estate transactions across the U.S. and Europe. Mr. ... (view full description)
SVP, Valuations, Data, and Technology
Mr. Clark is the Senior Vice President of Red Bell Real Estate, LLC (“Red Bell”) and Radian. He is directly responsible for the daily management and operations of Red Bell as well as the technology solutions and data management with the Real Estate Valuation Services division of Radian.Prior to joining Red Bell, Mr. Clark was the Chief Operating Officer of Brighton Real Estate Services. During his tenure, he was instrumental in growing the “boutique” REO servicing company from its inception that consisted of one small client, to servicing a portfolio of well over $1 billion in assets. He has been in the mortgage industry for 20 years and h ... (view full description)
Thomas is the CRO & Co-Founder of PestShare, a SAS operated pest control amenity for property management firms throughout the nation!
Growing up, family and athletics were a core focus of his childhood. Having come from simple means, the support of his family alongside perseverance, grit and determination resulted in his development into a high performing division-1 college athlete earning his seat at Washington State University; all while studying for his Bacholors of Science undergraduate degree in Psychology and Neuroscience. Though a devastating knee injury would end his athletic career, it would be the same charatacter traits that drove his success on the field to propel ... (view full description)
Executive Director & Principal
SVN | SFRhub Advisors
As the Executive Director & Principal, Jeff Cline leads SVN | SFRhub Advisors, the only dedicated national SFR portfolio platform that is also introducing a first-to-market fully-transactional, digital CRE transaction website, SFRhub.com, changing the way the CRE industry markets, researches, analyzes and acquires SFR (single-family residential) and BFR (Build-for-Rent) portfolio investments.
Cline's 40+ years in commercial real estate has added significant experience to the team of SFR portfolio industry experts to nationally transact commercial investment portfolios comprised of five or more homes. Cline has been involved as a principal in $2+ billion of commercial real es ... (view full description)
REI Nation and Premier Property Management Group
Memphis Invest, GP is a family-owned investment firm founded in Memphis, TN. The family enters their 17th year assisting real estate investors with passive investments in the single-family category. Today, the company operates in seven markets: Memphis, Dallas, Houston, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Little Rock and St. Louis. The company manage just over $700 million in investment portfolios for single-family residential investors. With 2,000+ clients and 6,000+ properties under management, they have developed the software, systems, processes and protocol for managing large portfolios and scaling this business platform in multiple cities quickly and efficiently. The company is owned a ... (view full description)
VP of Asset Management
Linda Coburn oversees NexMetro's portfolio of nearly 3,000 units across multiple regions, leading and collaborating with asset management partners and their teams on property performance, controlling costs and building revenue. Ms. Coburn brings more than 25 years of experience in the multifamily industry. She formerly led a diverse $520 million portfolio for Mark-Taylor Residential owned and operated communities; and was with Equity Residential where she held various positions including regional manager, and call center manager. Linda is active in the multifamily industry and is currently an Executive Board memberfor the Arizona Multifamily Association as well as an NAA Delegate.
Chief Investment Officer
Jordan Cohen is the Chief Investment Officer for TIMGMT. Mr. Cohen has over 15 years experience in real estate private equity, hedge funds and the capital markets. Most recently, he helped build a real estate private equity fund focused on hospitality assets in excess of $1B AUM with LP partners including Carlyle, Goldman Sachs, et al. Prior to, Mr. Cohen was a senior executive in Boston at a real estate private equity firm where he spearheaded efforts on the origination and capital markets side, growing the firm from $600M to over $2B deployed in bridge, mezzanine, and equity investments. Earlier in his career, Mr. Cohen gained experience in both acquisitions and portfolio management ... (view full description)
Senior Director of Director Business Development
Constructive Loans, LLC
Kyle Concannon has worked in the private lending industry since 2015 holding positions as Asset Manager, Underwriter, and most recently as Senior Director of Business Development – Wholesale at Constructive Loans. Kyle partners with private lenders nationwide and adds value by offering best in class 30 year fixed rental loan products.
VP of Sales
Beginning his rental housing career as a product and development manager, Jaime Conde has carefully honed his technical and problem solving aptitude into a solutions-oriented expert for the rental housing market. Now serving as Vice President of Sales at Anyone Home, he finds joy in working as a partner with his customers to help optimize leasing performance. Jaime has presented several product demonstrations, as well as hosted various speaking engagements at notable industry events. He cherishes these opportunities.
While solving multi- and single-family problems is extremely important to Jaime, nothing is more important than his family and 4 young children. While he loves raisi ... (view full description)
Strategic Account Director
Nick has spent the last 12 years of his career at the intersection of technology and real estate investing at organizations like Yardi Systems, Juniper Square, and Landmark Realty while also cultivating his own real estate portfolio.
Currently the CIO of MCB Capital, Michael oversees the $50M single family rental portfolio along with the development of two build to rent communities totaling 120 homes in the Dallas Fort Worth area.
Michael Cook is a former Chief Assets Officer at Sylvan Road and a Director of U.S. Asset Management at GTIS. During his time at Sylvan Road, he managed over 2,000 single family homes and acquired over 120 homes per month in seven different markets. While at GTIS, Mr. Cook built a single-family platform to purchase, manage and sell over 4,000 single family homes.
Mr. Cook’s experience in the real estate industry began in 2005. Prior to joining GTIS Partners, Mr. Cook w ... (view full description)
Benton has a technology background and a degree in Computer Science Engineering. This expertise in technology has positively contributed to every aspect of his real estate management and investing career. He has spent the last 12 years specifically growing and advancing residential property management and has worked for powerhouse companies including Godaddy where he learned the fundamental structures of a successful company. He also was raised in a real estate family and obtained his agent license at an early age.
Benton was an intricate part in successfully growing two separate property management companies using his technology background, operational expertise, marketing visio ... (view full description)
Kori Covrigaru is the Co-Founder and CEO of PlanOmatic, the biggest, fastest provider of Property Insights, 3D tours, photography and floor plans nationwide. With an unwavering determination for client success, he has created a team that thrives on the core value of together we win. With a national network of 200+ contractors and 40 employees, Covrigaru has met the moment with the unique value proposition PlanOmatic offers through technology combined with data to support their clients’ goals.
Chief Operating Officer
Lima One Capital
Andre Cuadrado is the Founder and CEO of Xchange.Loans (https://xchange.loans), the online marketplace for non-performing loans. He is also a Founder and Principal of Rhenium Capital, a boutique Loan Sale Advisory firm, founded in 2015. Based on extensive experience selling non-performing loans for community banks, private lenders, regional & large banks and special servicers, Andre and his co-founder Michael Jimenez developed the Xchange.Loans platform specifically to maximize the recoverable value of non-performing loans in a secure open market transaction. Prior to founding both firms, Andre founded and ran the V&A department of Auction.com/Ten-X Commercial.
Trey Cummings is CEO and managing member of private equity firm CS Equites and property management company Omega Realty Group located in Birmingham, Alabama. He holds an Alabama Real Estate Broker’s License and specializes in foreclosure purchases and sales and holds the Short-Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR) Designation. He currently owns and manages over 1,600+ rental units throughout the State of Alabama. Trey received both undergraduate and graduate degrees in accounting from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and was previously employed with a “Big Four” accounting firm for 4 years.
Andrew Curtis is a Director for Berkadia’s Phoenix Investment Sales team, with four years of commercial real estate experience. He specializes in selling Land and Class A multifamily, with an emphasis on Single Family, Build-to-Rent across the Nation. Andrew has sold over $500MM in Build-to-Rent properties between Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana & Florida. Growing up in Arizona, he fell in love with real estate through his family’s homebuilding business & is now a 2nd generation broker.
Co-Founder & EVP
Doug is a founder and senior member of the HomeRiver team, and oversees the HRG Institutional Accounts Group and Investment Management business. Doug balances strategic insight with the operational expertise amassed while providing market-level guidance to public and private single family institutional investors. Prior to HomeRiver Group®, Doug cofounded one of the largest single family investment firms in the nation, Fortune Acquisitions. Over his career, Doug has overseen the purchase and operation of over 11,000 single family properties, led a team involved in managing 16,000 bank-owned assets, and deployed over $2B+ in the single family space. During the subprime crisis, Doug provided co ... (view full description)
Founder/Sr. Managing Partner
WAY Capital, Inc.
Malcolm has over 25 years of experience as an award-winning capital advisor and developer, having advised and been involved with over $15B worth of total capitalizations, both in the equity and debt markets.
As an award-winning capital advisor and developer, Davies has utilized his expertise to lead developers and investors to structure and capitalize billions of dollars-worth of commercial real estate ventures. He has extensive experience in structuring transactions across the capital stack, including non-recourse senior and stretch-senior debt, mezzanine and preferred equity financings, and Co-GP and LP equity financing solutions for development, value add and stabilized projec ... (view full description)
Michael Del Prete
We Heart Houses
A full-time real estate investor and an all-around problem solver, Michael is known for providing top of the line advice and strategies to help new and experienced investors achieve tangible results that create cash flow.
Michael currently is a wholesaler, landlord, consultant, and holds his own rental portfolio. He has completed over 500 real estate transactions in the last 8 years.
He is a speaker and instructor for the Arizona Real Estate Investing Association (AZREIA).
Outside of Real Estate investing, Michael is co-founder of Callcentered a call center BPO provider.
Michael has authored several eBooks and has been a guest on several national podcasts discussin ... (view full description)
Eric Delgado is an entrepreneur and a recognized leading expert in increasing efficiency
and profitability that lead to quicker monetization events. With 20+ years of start-up,
fundraising and leadership experience, he has been a part of and currently involved with
8 active businesses. These businesses were either founded, co-founded, or in early
stages of growth when Eric joined.
These 8 early stage companies ranged from food and beverage in New Orleans to
leading a national asset management company that managed over $9 billion in US
residential homes, to start-up technology companies. His ability to see an opportunity,
help construct the ... (view full description)
For more than 15 years, Stuart Denyer has been passionate about investments due to the high energy and fast-paced nature of the industry. He took this passion and applied it to the real estate investment space when he co-founded New Western in 2008.
As co-founder and CEO of New Western, he and his business partner, Kurt Carlton, completely revolutionized the way residential real estate is bought and sold. New Western transformed the typical real estate transaction into something that takes a matter of days to accomplish rather than weeks, months, or years. The New Western portfolio of companies encompasses New Western, HomeGo, and Sherman Bridge Lending. Each of these divisions f ... (view full description)
Broker / Owner
On Q Property Management
Eric Dixon is the Co-Owner and Designated Broker of On Q Property Management, one of Arizona’s top-rated property management companies. With over 2,500 properties currently in management, On Q leads the market in growth, innovation, and customer service. Under Eric’s leadership, On Q Property Management has developed proprietary technology that has decreased the dependency on third party vendors while increasing profit percentages across the board.
Eric is also a die-hard ASU fan willing to catch a late-night flight to show support for the Sun Devils on an away game.
Executive Vice President - Land
Walton Global Holdings
Barry Dluzen has more than 25 years of residential building and development industry experience. In his role with Walton Global, Mr. Dluzen is responsible for the identification of potential target lands throughout the United States and Canada while overseeing a team of land experts who generate market analysis, financial modeling, due diligence review, competitive intelligence and management of land acquisitions from feasibility through closing.
Sam Dominguez has been with Verisk for over 3 years as an Account Executive. He started in the aerial imagery group and has been with Xactware working with construction and real estate products for the last 2 years. Prior to Verisk, Sam spent 15 years in the construction industry as a luxury home project manager and contractor. He has experience in fix and flip as well as renovations.
Co-Founder & CEO
Tom is the CEO and Co-Founder of TaxProper, the leading property tax management software for real estate operators. TaxProper products manage and forecast assessment data and property tax liability, automate property tax payments and accounting, and identify property tax savings opportunities. TaxProper products cover more than 25,000 units and $5 billion in real estate value, and TaxProper works with industry-leading clients such as Progress Residential and Amherst. TaxProper has raised more than $2 million in venture capital from leading investors such as YCombinator, Khosla Ventures, Global Founders Capital, and Clocktower Ventures.
Tom also actively advises state and ... (view full description)
VP of Operations
RM Interiors and Design
JJ DuPuis is Executive Vice-President of Operations at RM Interiors. RMI is national flooring installation and carpet cleaning company that services REITs, iBuys, commercial construction, and single- and multifamily management accounts across the US. JJ has worked across multiple facets of the real-estate and construction industries for more than 25 years, the last 3 of which with RMI. JJ is a father of 2 and currently lives in Gilbert, Arizona with his wife, Jen.
Passion, purpose and positivity describe Shelby Duplessis’ philosophy on work and life. As president of land development for the Empire Group of companies, Shelby exercises her business acumen to strategically look into the future of growth and improvement to enhance the quality of life for cities, municipalities, residential and commercial development. A civil engineer by training, and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accredited, Shelby uses sustainability, forecasting, collaboration and leadership to enhance her career and mentor others, especially women, to help them succeed in their chosen careers. Deeply committed to making a difference in her community, Shelby is ac ... (view full description)
Senior Managing Director
Cushman & Wakefield
Jeremy Edmiston Senior Managing Director, Single Family for Rent
2021 McKinney Avenue, Suite 900 | Dallas, TX 75201
Direct +1 214 891 7868 Mobile +1 214 808 5651
firstname.lastname@example.org | cushmanwakefield.com
With more than 20 years in the multifamily industry, Jeremy is a Senior Managing Director for Cushman & Wakefield’s Multifamily Asset Services platform, where he oversees the Single Family for Rent platform. He joined the company in 2012 to lead the institutional client strategy after serving as a Market Principal for Greystar’s central region.
Professional A ... (view full description)
Chief Business Development Officer
Aureus Finance Group
Chief of Business Development (no officer verbiage on this title please)
Ms. Fairweather is Aureus’ Chief of Business Development. In this role, she is responsible for driving growth as well as manage investor facing communications. She is a self-motivated and versatile Real Estate Professional with extensive experience in residential loan origination, investor relations, Fund management, sales and business development. She possess a thorough understanding of real estate investment strategies and operations, private money lending, online auction operations and process management. As a founding member of the Genesis group of companies, she was integral in the creation of their platforms ... (view full description)
Director of Acquisitions & Development
Jordan has over 7 years of experience as a professional debt and equity investor in both public and private markets. With a career that began as an investment analyst for a multi-billion dollar hedge fund, Jordan’s career pivoted when he joined a private investment firm in Miami where he led real estate acquisitions across various hospitality and self-storage assets. In Jordan’s current role at Broome Capital, he is responsible for new deal generation, securing entitlements, and early stage development of the firm’s real estate projects. Jordan is active as a member of several organizations including the Young Leaders Group of the National Self Storage Association, Florida Self Storage Assoc ... (view full description)
EVP, Strategic Operations & Acquisitions
David Feldman – Executive Vice President, Strategic Operations & Acquisitions. Mr. Feldman oversees Progress Residential’s acquisitions, asset management, and central operations groups. During his tenure he has overseen the acquisition and stabilization of more than 15,000 single-family residential units. Prior to joining Progress Residential, Mr. Feldman was head of acquisitions for Haven Realty Capital (“Haven”), a vertically integrated owner-operator of management intensive single-family and multifamily real estate. During his tenure, Mr. Feldman expanded Haven’s single-family rental platform into three states and seven markets, investing more ... (view full description)
Dominick Felix is the co-owner and founder of CashGeeks, an off-market single family residential asset provider for investors. He runs a team of over 20 individuals whose sole purpose is to acquire and dispose of SFR assets day in and day out. He works on marketing strategies to zero in on the parameters of the specific asset type needed by the client, as well as team maintenance, enhancements, and growth. He and his company are based out of Jacksonville, FL but they work to acquire SFR's in several markets throughout the United States.
VP Sales and Business Development
Finance of America Commercial
Matt Fernandes brings eighteen years of mortgage industry experience in credit risk & policy, sales, underwriting, and product development. In his current position, Matt works with clients on financing solutions for their projects and rentals while also teaming up with company leaders to expand Finance of America Commercial’s product offerings and national footprint.
Constructive Loans, LLC
Ben Fertig currently serves as President of Constructive Loans. Constructive originates, services, and securitizes single-asset rental loans, and originates and services fix-and-flip loans. Prior to Constructive, Ben ran Credit and Asset Management at Finance of America Commercial; and, before that, he served as Chief Operator Officer of Jordan Capital Finance, where he managed originations, credit policy, and capital markets. Ben was instrumental in the sale of the Jordan Capital Finance platform to Blackstone and Finance of America in 2017.
Real Wealth Network
Kathy Fettke is founder and co-CEO of Real Wealth Network, a real estate investment company that helps its 38,000+ members acquire R.E.A.L income properties nationwide. (R.E.A.L. refers to our renovation standards, as defined on our website)
Kathy is author of the best selling book, Retire Rich with Rentals, and is host of the Real Wealth Show and Real Estate News podcasts on iTunes and Stitcher.
With a passion for researching real estate market cycles, Kathy is a frequent guest expert on CNN, CNBC, Fox, Bloomberg, NPR, CBS MarketWatch and the Wall Street Journal. She was also named among the “Top 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs” by Goldman Sachs two years in a row ... (view full description)
Westport Capital Partners, LLC
Howard Fife joined Westport Capital Partners LLC in August of 2006 as Principal and Head Trader and is responsible for sourcing investments in the public and private markets. These may be primary or secondary investments. Mr. Fife comes to Westport from the High Yield and Distressed Group of Jefferies and Company, where he covered a number of large hedge funds. Prior to joining Jefferies in 2002, he was a Director at Lazard, Freres and Co. in the International High Yield and Distressed trading department. In 2001, he helped launch Lazard's successful Debt Recovery Fund. Earlier, he worked at both Prudential Securities and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Mr. Fife received his Bachelor of Ar ... (view full description)
Rice Park Capital
Mark is Partner at Rice Park Capital, a private equity firm. We own hard money lenders. We are looking to invest equity in more private lenders. Mark’s companies have originated over $150 billion of mortgage loans. They acquired 30 mortgage companies. One of the companies he founded was the largest residential renovation lender in the U.S. He was also sole founder/CEO of Jordan Capital Finance (JCF), a lender to residential rehab investors. JCF had 2,000 clients nationwide and became one of the top 3 lenders to fix & flip investors in the U.S. JCF developed sophisticated property valuation/underwriting methodologies that resulted in never losing money on a loan. The business was sold to ... (view full description)
EVP & Principal
SVN | SFRhub Advisors
Michael Finch began his career in commercial real estate over 15 years ago in Phoenix, Arizona. He has developed broad local and national relationships with top-ranked, high density mid to large-scale developers for commercial mixed use & multi-family development. Finch has continued to deliver value-add opportunities as ever-changing market cycles continue to evolve.
With an extensive national network, Finch has experienced continued success in the commercial real estate industry while establishing strong alliance member relationships. He enjoys being an integral partner for client teams focused on large-scale, income-producing portfolios, while specializing in single-famil ... (view full description)
Argosy Real Estate Partners
Rick Firmine is a Principal at Argosy Real Estate Partners (“Argosy”) and is responsible for acquisitions, dispositions and asset management at Argosy. Prior to joining Argosy, Mr. Firmine was a Principal with the Fifteen Group, where he oversaw the firm’s acquisition and development efforts throughout the Mountain Region. Previously, he spent over a decade as the Owner of RF Development, a development and advisory firm. Mr. Firmine began his real estate career with Torino Companies where he oversaw the acquisition and development of retail properties. Previously, he was an investment banker with Robertson Stephens and Lehman Brothers.
Mr. Firmine holds a Bachelor of Science in ... (view full description)
VP of Originations
Dane Fitch started investing In real estate 7 years ago and has done over 100 flips and owns 40+ short term rentals. Dane entered the private mortgage industry 3 years ago and uses his knowledge of the value add space to help his clients at Riverbend Lending, to achieve their goals of selling or stabilizing their assets in the most effective loan products. A high school educator for 10 years prior to becoming a professional lender, he has a passion for learning and teaching about new investment and lending strategies that allow his clients to stay flexible and competitive in the ever-changing investment landscape.
Brian A. Flaherty
Chief Operating Officer
Global Strategic Business Process Solutions Inc.
Brian A. Flaherty, Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Flaherty graduated from Monmouth University in 1998 with a BS in Medical Technology. Est. 2020 Elon University MBA. Mr. Flaherty has over 20 years of experience in the areas of: Medical Staffing, IT Contractor Placement, Executive Staffing ITO, and BPO. In 2003 he owned and operated BCF Technology Resources Inc. for over 4 years before taking on the VP of Sales role for Next Generation Technologies an India based ITO/BPO provider. Mr. Flaherty currently works out of the US Global HQ in NC; he came to Global Strategic as the VP of Sales and transitioned into COO the role he presently holds for Global, and thei Subsidiary ... (view full description)
VP & Co-Founder
As Chief Development Officer, Rich is a driving force behind Roofstock's rapid growth, spearheading the implementation of new services and tools intended to make the Roofstock platform a seamless experience for the end-user.“I hold the firm belief that technology is a necessary force in optimizing and democratizing the SFR industry. Working with our talented product, engineering and data teams, I'm committed to solving for the chronic friction that the industry has experienced and enable all investors to experience the benefits of SFR investing.”Rich has more than 20 years of M&A and capital raising experience, which has been a critical eleme ... (view full description)
Senior Managing Director
Mark is a Senior Managing Director for Berkadia Phoenix
Investment Sales. Mark has consistently been both a top producer
nationally for the company and is annually one of the top
multifamily brokers in the Metro Phoenix market. Mark’s colleagues
readily recognize his instinctive hard driving work ethic and
professional approach to each day’s endeavors. Mark is a dynamic
force for his team, with a tenacious attitude, constantly striving to
improve and adapt to the ever-changing marketplace. Mark has a
passion for apartments that shows through his dedication.
Mark has represented a myriad of both institutional investors and
private ca ... (view full description)
VP- Trustee Services & Valuations
Kyle Forsgren is the VP of Tile, Trustee Services and Valuations at Altisource, Kyle has over 18 years’ experience in operations and business development in title, default title, foreclosure, and property valuations. Kyle’s customer-centric approach and understanding of the market has made him a great asset to his clients and company. He has a proven history of establishing strong, long-standing relationships built on market leading processes, technology, innovation, and great people. He has led both onshore and off-shore operations for a large title and valuations company and opened new facilities to meet the growth needs of multiple national mortgage servicers.
OpenDoor Labs Inc.
Dod Fraser is a Vice President at Opendoor where he leads capital markets, risk and business development. Formerly a principal at TPG Capital, Dod was responsible for the U.S. asset investing business, including a 450-person residential real estate platform. While at TPG, Dod also led the acquisition and portfolio management of over $6 billion in assets. Dod was previously at Perry Capital, Silver Lake and Lazard.
ROI Property Group, LLC
Rob Fuller’s real estate experience includes deal-sourcing, structuring new transactions, deal flow, raising equity, financing, due diligence, acquisition, operations, development, building, disposition, and financial management.
Rob began investing nearly 15 years ago in residential real estate across many national markets. He formed ROI Property Group in 2015. He has bought and heavily renovated over 400 properties. He has owned and managed over $100,000,000 in projects with an additional $200,000,000 to be completed within the next 3 years. ROIPG develops and builds subdivisions in Colorado, Northern California, and the Southeast.
Co-Founder & COO
Frank is a co-founder and COO at PadSplit, a marketplace platform for workforce housing that delivers 60-100% higher yields for real estate investors vs. traditional SFR.
Prior to starting PadSplit, Frank was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company and an Infantry Officer in the United States Marine Corps. He has an M.S. in Applied Physics from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering from the United States Naval Academy. He lives in Atlanta with his wife and three children.
Pikes Peak Capital
Karen is founder and Managing Partner at Pikes Peak Capital (PPC), a boutique real estate private equity company. Pikes Peak Capital purchases deeply-discounted residential houses from banks and resells them near market value to local investors or families who may not qualify for traditional mortgages by replacing traditional bank mortgages with seller financing. The funds PPC manages buy and sell over 500 properties/year.
Born and raised in Greenville, SC, Shawn now resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife and son. Since graduating from Northern Illinois University College of Law, Shawn has been exposed to variety of residential and commercial real estate transactions and has experienced intricate aspects of Real Estate Law that don't typically arise in standard transactions. Having worked extensively with investors and institutional investors alike, Shawn knows how to assist his clients in acquiring properties free and clear of defects as well as the formation of corporate entities and any conflict resolution needed in the closing process.
In his free time, Shawn enjoys golfing (a little too much), ... (view full description)
Vice President-SFR Operations
Mr. Godderidge has more than 15 years’ experience managing within the banking and real estate industries. He joined Radian in 2011, holding roles across various departments including asset management, title, sales and Single Family Rental. As Vice President of SFR Operations, Greg is responsible for managing a team of employees based in Salt Lake City that conduct due diligence for institutional SFR transactions.
Director, Build to Rent
Jessica is the Director of Build-to-Rent for Roofstock, the leading marketplace for single family investment properties. Specifically focused on dispositions of build-to-rent investment portfolios within Roofstock’s portfolio services team, she consults with landowners, developers and builders through all stages of build-to-rent communities. She is a licensed real estate broker in Texas, Georgia and Tennessee and is the Texas designated broker for Roofstock Realty.
Jessica has participated in the sale of institutional-quality real estate investment properties totaling over $1B. With more than 15 years of experience in real estate and finance, she has worked in commercial investme ... (view full description)
VP, ESG Consulting Services
Summit Strategy Group
Patrick Gonzalez is Vice President of ESG Consulting Services at Summit Strategy Group, a California-based consulting firm specializing in corporate reputation, issues management, crisis communications, ESG and sustainability. Patrick is an ESG professional with nearly 15 years of experience in sustainability and corporate social responsibility. He has a proven track record and expertise in ESG reporting frameworks, policy & strategy development, and risk management. Before joining Summit Strategy Group, Patrick held corporate sustainability leadership roles within publicly traded firms, overseeing the implementation of ESG strategy and goals within the mining, transportation, energy, an ... (view full description)
Senior Director of Sales
Kiavi (Formerly Lendinghome)
Charles is the Director of Sales at LendingHome. He has been in residential real estate lending since 2016 and has worked in loan origination and sales leadership at LendingHome for the past 5+ years. Through his learnings at LendingHome, he drank the residential real-estate Kool-Aid and has purchased over 40 investment properties over the last 3 years. Prior to joining LendingHome, Charles had a professional background in technology sales, and a Bachelor's degree in Finance & Economics.
VP-Residential Property Management and Leasing
VP of Homeowner Sales & Marketing
Shaun Greer joined Vacasa in 2015 and currently serves as Vice President of Sales & Marketing. He is responsible for the company's organic portfolio growth including new portfolio acquisition marketing, sales development, property management and real estate sales. Vacasa manages over 30k short term rentals across 400 US markets including Belize. Costa Rica, Canada, and Mexico. In 2018, Shaun was tasked with building Vacasa's real estate division, which has grown to over 350 Vacasa agents and 4,000 agents within it's referral network. He is also a licensed real estate agent.
As Chief Operating Officer, Chris Griego is responsible for helping accelerate growth through strategic initiatives and by optimizing existing processes.
Chris brings deep experience in home and commercial services and real estate internet and technologies. Before joining TaskEasy, he was a Vice President at Closetbox, a venture-backed valet storage business where he established a partnership and BD function, tripled the service pro network and secured a series B round. Prior to that, he was helping a seed-stage mobile job management software company raise capital and framework, staff and execute the operational side of the business. Before that, he was at HomeAdvisor (ANGI HomeService ... (view full description)
Peter A. Gudmundsson, 58, is the CEO of BeHome24-7, a leading provider of unified property management platform technology for operators in hospitality and residential real estate. The SaaS property technology company allows property managers to control smart home devices, attain operational efficiency, and communicate with guests and residents.
Throughout his career, Peter, has led small and medium-sized businesses in the veterinary, media, human capital, and technology spaces. The author of two books, he is a regular media contributor has published opinion pieces in Forbes, The Washington Post, US News & World Report, The Hill, The Christian Science Monitor, ... (view full description)
Chief Investment Officer
Sylvan Road Capital LLC
Marc Halle is the Chief Investment Officer at Sylvan Road. He joined Sylvan Road from Park Lane Investors, a boutique real estate private equity firm he founded, which invested across the public and private real estate markets. Prior to Park Lane, Marc was the Chief Investment Officer and Global Head of real estate securities at PGIM Real Estate (Prudential Real Estate Investors), where he served as a member of the Global Management and Investment Committees. Marc also launched and led Prudential’s US Real Estate Private Equity business. Marc has worked in portfolio management and other real estate positions for Alpine Management, Evergreen Asset Management, W&M Properties (Empire State ... (view full description)
Nate Harbacek is Head of Corporate Development at Opendoor, leading the company’s business and corporate development, including partnership programs. Additionally, he also oversees Opendoor’s capital markets business. Prior to his current position, Nate spent his early career diving into all aspects of finance, specializing in mortgage credit risk modeling, bank analytics, investment banking, and more
Chief Growth Officer & Head of Sales
Lora Helt is a seasoned executive-level business development leader with a proven track record of driving significant revenue and market share growth for prominent real estate marketplaces. Prior to joining PunchListUSA as Chief Growth Officer, Head of Sales, she was Head of Sales at Altisource Portfolio Solutions where she managed all sales, marketing, and customer relationship management operations. During her tenure, she implemented the company’s growth strategy and led transformative client acquisition, product development, and portfolio diversification initiatives that culminated in over $600MM in annual revenue (2019). She also possesses nearly twenty years of experience as a Certified ... (view full description)
Property Management Inc.
Randall built and runs the comprehensive PMI Commercial and Residential Management programs, and continues to assist in the acquisition and management of properties for PMI. A serial real estate entrepreneur, he has owned and operated many industry-related businesses in the areas of property management, realty brokerage, investment, and land development. Prior to PMI, Randall developed and taught a real estate lecture series, and was a sales trainer for a Fortune 500 company. Randall has a degree in mathematics from BYU, and currently holds a leadership position in a national industry organization.
VP of Underwriting
Aureus Finance Group
Clayton has extensive experience in all facets of residential real estate acquisition and disposition. He possesses the rare ability to analyze each asset from the vantage points of buyer, seller, investor, lender and developer. Working alongside his brother, Clayton has been involved in the acquisition, disposition and management of hundreds of single family properties in multiple markets. Specifically in the lending industry, Clayton has dealt with all of the major private lending companies including Civic, Lending Home, Genesis, RCN, Corevest, Arbor, Lima One, and several smaller regional lenders.
He previously developed a valuation tool for single family homes, along with ... (view full description)
CEO & Co-Founder
Ray Hespen is the CEO and co-founder of Property Meld, a maintenance automation software company. Property Meld looks to reduce coordination costs by 60% while improving resident satisfaction.
Ray’s background is rooted in the manufacturing business. A degreed engineer, his previous roles have involved reducing operating expenses while improving quality and consistency. He has taken this operational knowledge and combined it with technology to streamline the maintenance coordination process which is incredibly burdensome for property management businesses.
Ally Heyburn is a Principal at Centerbridge Partners where she focuses on real estate investing activities. Centerbridge Partners, L.P. was founded in 2005 and as of December 31, 2020 has approximately $28 billion in capital under management with offices in New York and London. Prior to joining Centerbridge, Ally was at Moelis & Company in the Investment Banking division. She graduated from Indiana University.
CEO & Co-Founder
Steady Technologies, Inc.
John C. Higgins is the co-founder and CEO of Steady Technologies, Inc., a leading technology platform for property managers and owners of single-family rental homes. Steady offers a suite of tailored financial and insurance products that are designed to reduce risk for the owners generate ancillary revenue for our property manager partners. Steady’s technology provides property managers with products that benefit their owners, while also giving them competitive differentiation to grow their businesses. Steady's insurance products are offered in partnership with a Fortune 100 Insurance Carrier and Steady has secured $500m of initial capital to support its financial products.
Prior ... (view full description)
Chairman & CEO
John D. Hirschfeld is the Chairman and CEO of HomeRiver Group, one of the largest property management platforms for single and small multifamily family rentals in the US, with over 35,000 homes under management in 30 states. As a complementary vertical to its property management business, HomeRiver also invests in assets directly on behalf of itself and institutional investors.
John has executed over $10 billion of transactions in his career, which has included running Citigroup‘s Global Real Estate Equity and Structured Finance Group, running Eastdil Secured’s Corporate Real Estate Group, holding other senior real estate finance and investment positions, and practicing law. Immediate ... (view full description)
Rowland is CEO and co-founder at Stake. Stake is bringing the future of FinTech to real estate with Cash Back rewards. Stake available to over 12,000 renters across $1 billion of real estate assets in the United States.
Prior to Stake, Rowland founded two successful startups and connected loyalty and revenue for Bank of America, American Express, Wells Fargo, Macy's, PetSmart, Taco Bell, WW (formerly Weight Watchers), Sephora, and United Airlines.
Rowland has been recognized for product design by Fast Company and Forbes. He has been nominated for an Emmy, and holds a M.A. in philosophy from K.U. Leuven, Belgium.
Rowland lives in Manhattan, New Yor ... (view full description)
The Nehemiah Company
As Managing Director, Wes is responsible for overseeing TNC’s Build to Rent business. Prior to joining TNC, Wes worked at David Weekley Homes as Land Acquisition Manager where he was responsible for site selection, land acquisition and design for over $467 MM in development. Before David Weekley Homes, Wes gained early career experience at Pulte Group in multiple roles including land acquisition, resource planning, sales and marketing, and purchasing.
Wes received his B.B.A. from the University of North Texas and his M.B.A. from Southern Methodist University. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and the Folsom Institute at SMU Cox School of Business. He and his wife, Kac ... (view full description)
VP, Alternative Disposition
Darrin Hovsepian is Vice President of Alternative Disposition for ServiceLink Auction. In his role he is primarily responsible for client relations, sales strategy and various operational departments that support the liquidation of REO, Short Sale and Second Chance / CWCOT assets.
Darrin has more than 15 years of experience in the real estate auction space and has held a variety of leadership roles overseeing all aspects of the auction process from front end operations to closings. Prior to working in the auction space, Darrin worked in the Mortgage originations space for companies such as E*TRADE.
Committed to the default space, Darrin has been made it his goal t ... (view full description)
National Rental Home Council
David Howard serves as executive director of the National Rental Home Council, the nonprofit organization representing the interests of the single family rental home industry. In this capacity, David is responsible for managing all aspects of NRHC’s operating priorities and directing the organization’s legislative and public policy objectives.
Prior to joining NRHC, David served as chief development officer of the Home Builders Institute (HBI), the workforce affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), where he was responsible for the organization’s overall fundraising, business development, constituent outreach operations, and government affairs activities. I ... (view full description)
National Sales Executive
Ms. Hunter currently represents ServiceLink as Senior Vice President of Business Development covering the entire spectrum of services offered by ServiceLink, including due diligence, title close and title curative, valuations, field services, and auction/marketing services. Ms. Hunter previously worked as a Senior Executive with both mortgage banks and private equity start-up firms. She is experienced with the acquisition and disposition of large scale portfolios, including technology, data and integration of managing these portfolios; managing government RFP opportunities from bidding to presentation; and the creation and development of structured business exit strategies. She has worked wi ... (view full description)
Director, Commercial Underwriting
Finance of America Commercial
Andrew Hurd is Vice President, Credit and Underwriting at Finance of America Commercial, where he oversees credit policy development, underwriting and asset management for all products at FACo. Prior to this role, Hurd served as an underwriter for the organization. Before joining FACo, Hurd held a number of positions at Bank of America in the Liability Products and Global Wealth and Investment Management groups, where his responsibilities included underwriting and risk assessment for new and existing asset-based and unsecured financing for all asset classes. He received a B.A. in Economics and a B.S. in Business Administration from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North ... (view full description)
COO & CTO
Todd Jable joined Renters Warehouse in 2018. Prior to Renters, Jable was the founding CTO for Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp. Silver Bay, the first public company in the SFR sector. After the company was sold to Tricon homes in 2017, Jable served as CTO of FirstKey Homes in Atlanta. He also served as the Technology Committee chair of the National Rental Housing Council (NRHC).
Jable graduated from the University of Iowa with a degree in Biomedical Engineering.
Mr. Jansta serves as Chief Marketing Officer of Altisource. Previously, he led the marketing team of the online real estate auction platform Hubzu.com, a business unit of Altisource. Since 2006, Michael has facilitated over $45 billion in closed sales by bringing sellers and buyers together in residential and commercial real estate auctions. His passion is creating data-supported technology solutions to better market and enable transparency in real estate transactions.
Chief Construction Officer
Robert is the Executive Vice President of Construction and Development for Genesis Capital, a national finance provider to leading real estate developers. He provides company leadership for Construction underwriting, Fund control, and operational infrastructure growth to scale. His teams are Industry leaders in construction and development performance.
Co-founder & CEO
Josh Jensen is the CEO and co-founder of Inspectify, a venture-backed technology platform in property inspection space. Inspectify enables scale for SFR acquisitions nationwide through its network of 1,500+ inspectors and proprietary inspection software. Before Inspectify, Josh was the Vice President of Operations at Flyhomes, a nationwide real estate brokerage, where he was responsible for all real estate operations for the company and helped scale the business from seed to Series B. Josh is also an active real estate investor, holding rental properties on both the East and West coast. He also has a MS in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and resi ... (view full description)
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
Ted C. Jones is the Chief Economist – Senior Vice President for Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Previously, he served as the first director of investor relations for Stewart Information Services Corporation NYSE-STC for 17 years, ending March 2014. Currently, Ted addresses the information needs of internal and external customers, conducts on-going research and supports economic and financial analysis for the company and its customers. Jones earned a PhD in finance with a minor in statistics and a master’s degree in land economics and real estate from Texas A&M University. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Colorado State University.
Prior to joining Stewart he served as chi ... (view full description)
VP of Business Development
Umair Kabani is the VP of Business Development at Inspectify. He formerly helped lead the launch of Uber, and most recently led the launch of Peerspace nationwide. He has been in real estate for over 15 years, brokering, financing, and investing in SFR properties.
HPP Equity LLC
Justin Kain is the Managing Partner of HPP Equity LLC and oversees all aspects of acquisition, financing, investor relations, business development and management across a diversified SFR (single family rental) and multi-family student housing portfolio near Notre Dame in South Bend Indiana.
The HPP Equity family of companies own nearly $75M of assets across more than 1,000 units in the Michiana area. The portfolio is made up of approximately $45M worth of SFR across 500 units and $30M worth of student housing across 84 assets with 523 bedrooms. Student housing assets are managed by Irish Gold Management while SFR assets are managed by Homeworks Property Management. This regionally den ... (view full description)
Chief Executive Officer
Martin Kay is the Founder & CEO of Entera, the leading technology + services platform for Institutional & Mid-Market Single Family Investors. Entera is the all-in-one solution to intelligently find, buy and operate single-family homes across 26 markets, enabling speed, control and maximum returns. Many of the largest residential investors in the world use Entera’s marketplace to buy & sell 1000+ homes per month. Entera was founded in 2018 and has raised $40M of venture capital from several tier 1 investors including Goldman Sachs, Craft Ventures & Bullpen Capital.
Martin is veteran of the single-family investment space. Prior to Entera he founded Greenlet Invest ... (view full description)
Colleen Keating is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of FirstKey Homes, LLC, a privately-owned, single- family rental home property management company with corporate headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. FirstKey Homes manages more than 24,000 homes through local operations in Atlanta, Charlotte, ... (view full description)
JKMD Homes LLC
John Keeton has worked exclusively for real estate focused firms (hedge fund and private equity) since 2003. Since 2009 he (and his affiliated firms) have bought over 1,300 homes primarily in Arizona and Florida. He also has been the head trader for a REIT focused RIA whose assets were in excess of $900 million. His career also includes an internship at Lehman Brothers in New York and Dallas and a position in Boston with Atlantic Trust Company (formerly Pell Rudman Trust Company), a wealth management company with over $12 billion in assets. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Texas at Austin and a MBA in Finance from the McCombs School of Business at the University ... (view full description)
Seasoned SFR executive and entrepreneur with functional experience that spans the entire spectrum of the real estate industry. Specialties include building business platforms and teams to support rapid, scaled growth in the single family rental space, while effectively deploying significant capital to capture time-sensitive market opportunities. Formerly served as SVP of Acquisitions, Construction & Maintenance at FirstKey Homes, and VP of Acquisitions & Dispositions at AH4R.
Blue Chip Maintenance
Graduated UNC-Charlotte 02, Played College baseball.
Opened first business upon graduation, next 15 years accounted for 90 Million in revenue
2017 Started Blue Chip Maintenance
Expanded to 4 states, over 170 people on payroll, one of the largest and well executing maintenance providers in SE United States.
Expertise includes operations, recruiting, and leadership
CBUS OZ FUNDS & New City Homes
Chris Knoppe is President and co-founder of CBUS OZ FUNDS in Columbus, OH. Through the large-scale acquisition and renovation of distressed housing units within the urban neighborhoods of Columbus, CBUS OZ FUNDS builds value for its investors while also improving local neighborhoods in a dramatic and meaningful way. After the successful debut of Fund I in 2019, Fund II began acquiring properties in early 2020 and Fund III is being planned for mid-2021.
Chris and has been a principal in over 1,000 real estate transactions since 2007, having navigated market cycles while executing successful investment strategies across many segments of the real estate industry including distresse ... (view full description)
President Investment Sales
Trevor leads NorthMarq’s Investment Sales business, which started in 2018 and now offers services across the U.S. with nearly 100 brokers and support staff. He brings more than 20 years of experience in capital markets, advising clients on investment sales opportunities in markets across the U.S., and raising equity for new construction and value-add multifamily projects across the county. In addition to leading the day-to-day operations and continued expansion of investment sales platform, he is also one the first brokers in the country to have a specialty practice in the growing build-to-rent product type. In the last two years, he has marketed more than 10 projects with values exceeding ... (view full description)
Eric is Area Vice President at Rhino working with enterprise organizations to eliminate the need for cash deposits in renting. In his 3.5 years at Rhino, he's been an integral part of the company expanding to being offered in over 2M homes and growing from 5 employees to over 200. Prior to Rhino, Eric worked at Yardi as a Regional Manager. Eric currently lives in San Diego and enjoys golfing and spending time with his wife.
Head of Single Family Rental
Asia Pacific Land
Mr. Kristof is Head of Single-Family Rental at Asia Pacific Land (APL), a global multibillion-dollar investment firm. APL’s SFR platform focuses on building purpose-built rental communities across growth markets in the Southeast and Midwest and currently has over 4000 units owned or contracted. Prior to joining APL, Mr. Kristof was an investment professional at Bridgewater Associates, where he worked on a 12-person team managing a $150 billion currency book. Mr. Kristof received an A.B. in Economics from Harvard University.
CEO & Founder
Isaac is currently the CEO and Founder of REALTY LOGIX.
REALTY LOGIX is a vertically integrated owner-operator focused on building single-family rental (SFR) communities, property management, and developing real estate technology to improve processes and user experience.
Isaac is also Co-Founder (current shareholder) of GOAL Property Services, LLC (GOAL) and its former CEO. While serving as the CEO of GOAL, Isaac developed the strategic business plan for the start-up, taking the organization from inception to managing ~5,000 single-family rentals (SFR) in 13 markets.
Before GOAL, Isaac worked for American Homes 4 Rent (AH4R), leading the ground ... (view full description)
VP Brand & Marketing
As an executive at Mark-Taylor, Dustin leads the research, design and implementation of companywide digital marketing strategies, including providing strategic direction for Mark-Taylor’s brand, development and execution of corporate marketing strategy, internal/external communications, public relations initiatives and property-level marketing efforts. He oversees all marketing-related activities across a Class A, luxury apartment portfolio of more than 60 properties across Arizona and Nevada. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona and his MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Director of Sales Operations
Pini Lackner - Director of Sales Operations at Rently
Rently pioneered and introduced our patented self-showing technology to the industry in 2011. Our focus is to automate the leasing process in order to reduce overhead and increase organizational efficiency. Since then, Rently has added keyless and smart home systems to its array of services. Pini is an expert on the implementation of self-showing and automation to help add doors, increase revenue, and drive more efficiency.
Executive Vice President
Bruce Larson, PE is an Executive Vice President and the Western Regional Manager for Bowman with more than 31 years of experience in civil engineering project design, planning, construction management and project management. Throughout his career, Bruce has been involved with numerous private and public sector projects throughout the Southwest and has expertise in land development engineering, master plan community engineering, multi-family developments, land planning, capital improvement projects, commercial development and construction analysis. For the past five years, Bruce has become an expert in the Build to Rent market and has helped pioneer this whole new segment that Bowman has beco ... (view full description)
President, Single Family Developments
Faran serves as President for Single Family Developments. Responsible for operations, business development, and acquisitions of income generating assets, Faran manages all aspects of her divisions including full P&L responsibility, setting strategic direction, business planning, and developing resources and strategic partnerships.
Faran brings over 18 years of experience in the areas of construction, mergers and acquisitions, growth, marketing and corporate development. Prior to joining Core, Faran held various leadership roles, including leading mergers & acquisitions, business development, and sales for Brand-Aluma, the world's largest concrete formwork and scaffolding firm w ... (view full description)
Common Ground Capital
Ty Lee has served as the Managing Director of Common Ground Capital, LLC since its inception in March of 2021. From 2004 to 2014, Mr. Lee practiced architecture with some of the most prestigious global architecture firms in the Country. Starting in 2014, Mr. Lee began the transition to the development side of the industry. While at CBRE, the world’s largest real estate company, he managed over $100mm of asset value and worked closely with principals and executives.
Mr. Lee’s development experience includes commercial and residential asset classes totaling over $500mm. To date, Mr. Lee’s average returns exceed 20% IRR and 1.75x equity multiples. In order to achieve these returns for inv ... (view full description)
CEO & Co-Founder
Ryan is the CEO and Co-Founder of Obie, a leading digital provider of landlord insurance for single family rental properties. Obie's digital quoting platform and instant rate options make it the easiest and most transparent way in the market today for investors to obtain coverage.
Prior to co-founding Obie, Ryan spent many years in the real estate private equity space where he bought and sold over $1B in residential real estate assets. In addition to his work building a residential portfolio, Ryan has acquired assets across the office, retail, and industrial real estate sectors.
Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group
Evan Linkner is a Principal at Ackman-Ziff and the Head of its SFR/BFR Group. Founded in 1926, Ackman-Ziff is a global leader in developing creative capital solutions for institutional investors and operating companies. At Ackman-Ziff, Evan leads the structuring and placement of equity, debt and mezzanine capital stacks.
Evan has been an active financier of institutional SFR debt and equity since 2013, integral to the structuring and creation of numerous pioneering capital products in the sector.
In 2006, Evan founded First Atlantic Capital Management, a contrarian investment fund that successfully forecasted the collapse of the real estate markets and established a ... (view full description)
Chief Credit Officer
Micaela Lumpkin is Senior Vice President, Head of Term Loans at CoreVest Finance. She is responsible for managing the operations of term financing products. Prior to joining CoreVest, Ms. Lumpkin was a Senior Associate at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, practicing in the Real Estate and Finance group, where she focused on the acquisition of distressed debt, as well as both mortgage and mezzanine financing. Ms. Lumpkin received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and her B.A. from the University of Virginia.
Andrew Luong is the co-founder of Doorvest, a venture-backed startup democratizing financial security for all. Andrew is also a real estate investor, Realtor, and mortgage loan officer. With a passion for all things technology and personal finance, Andrew created Doorvest to enable everyone to access financial security through investing in the $3 trillion single-family rental market.
ZVN Properties Inc.
Bryan Lysikowski is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ZVN Properties Inc, A nationwide field service company specializing in real estate that offers a suite of services to the SFR community such as inspections, renovations, turns, and tenant-occupied maintenance. As an expert in the Mortgage Field Servicing & SFR industries, Bryan is a proven visionary and strategic leader who effectively translates business strategies for the maximum benefit of customers, employees, and the public. Streamlining efficiency and developing strategic servicing initiatives have been paramount to the steady growth of his business. Bryan’s track record of implementing the necessary controls to ensu ... (view full description)
VP & Regional General Manager
Strategic Sales Consultant
Originally from Florida, Taylor moved north to Boston in 2013 where he's spent the better part of a decade working in the tech industry, across multiple sectors.
Over the last 4 years at Buildium, Taylor has worked with property owners and managers of all backgrounds and sizes - ranging from those just getting into the space with their first investment property, all the way to Buildium's largest clients with several thousands units, representing multiple asset categories. An avid photographer and hiker, most weekends you'll find him outdoors enjoying all New England has to offer!
Senior Vice President
Vice President of Business Development
National Real Estate Insurance Group
Seth Markum, Vice President of Business Development, has over 10 years’ experience in the property and casualty space. He co-founded one of the first national online commercial P&C agencies that harnessed the internet as a distribution channel before its mainstream acceptance. He has extensive experience developing innovative sales and service solutions. He brings this experience to National Real Estate Insurance Group to continue his efforts streamlining processes and distribution channels, developing strong relationships with industry partners, and educating investors on proper coverage for their investment properties.
VP Credit & Product Developmen
Finance of America
Joe Marsocci is Vice President, Credit and Product Development at Finance of America Commercial, where he oversees credit policy development, underwriting and New Product Offerings. Joe has been in the industry for almost 20 years and has worked in both residential and commercial lending in various roles including 10 years with Bank of America in their Global Wealth and Investment management group. In his capacity with the Bank Joe had exposure to lending on a wide array of asset types including Commercial Real Estate, Unsecured and a number of specialized asset types. In 2015 Joe left Bank of America to assist in launching a new origination channel for ally Bank. Throughout his time at ... (view full description)
Director of Business Development
SVP, Correspondent Lending
CIVIC Financial Services
Walker & Dunlop
Heather McClure is responsible for nationwide structured finance executions on multifamily, single-family build-to-rent, industrial, retail, office, and hospitality properties at Walker & Dunlop. Structures include joint venture equity, preferred equity, programmatic GP co-investments, stretch seniors, construction, and mezzanine.Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Ms. McClure was Senior Vice President of Capital Markets at Behringer, an investment management firm. There, she structured, executed, and managed $1.9 billion in debt financings on 14,000 apartment units, 1,000,000 SF of office space, a large ... (view full description)
Head of Investment Banking
Zelman & Associates - A Walker & Dunlop Company
Tony is a Senior Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking at Zelman, and has led Zelman's origination and execution of public and private debt and equity capital raise and M&A transactions totaling over $28 billion of completed value.
Tony has executed transactions with housing's leading companies including 84 Lumber, American Homes 4 Rent, ARPI, Blackstone, CamWest, Candlelight Homes, Century Communities, Clayton Homes (Berkshire Hathaway), Compass, Copper Bay BFR, David Weekley Homes, Five Point Communities (Lennar), Goldman Sachs, Green Brick Partners, Hayden Homes, GTIS, Installed Building Products, Invitation Homes, Lowe Enterprises, Matlin Patterson, MBK Homes ( ... (view full description)
McGuinn Hybrid Homes
Shareholder, McGuinn Hybrid Homes / InvestCon; Build on Your Land, LLC. Wade is the primary shareholder of this family of residential construction companies with no limits. Wade has served the Midland of South Carolina for 37 years, during which his companies have built thousands of homes and countless communities. Wade is a certified master builder in South Carolina, the former president of the HBA Central South Carolina, author of Building Your Dream Home, and owner of one of the most awarded Homes Building Companies in South Carolina. Under Wade’s leadership, McGuinn Hybrid Homes began using private equity to fund operations in 2012 and have grown to over 80M with its fi ... (view full description)
Mike McMullen is a real estate entrepreneur and has been personally investing in real estate, specifically single-family rentals, for over twenty years. Mike is the founder and CEO of Prominence Homes, America's Rental Managers, and Mike McMullen & Associates. Mike is one of the early pioneers of what is now known as “Build to Rent” single family rentals.
Prominence Homes is a residential construction company that will build 750-1000 single family homes in 2022, the vast majority of which will be sold to real estate investors. America’s Rental Managers is a property management company and currently manages over 1500 single family rentals around the Alabama market. Mike M ... (view full description)
SVP of Investments
Shayla McMurray is the Director of Investments at Invest with Swift where she oversees operations and investments. Prior to joining Invest with Swift, she held positions in single and multifamily development and acquisitions. She graduated from the University of Southern California summa cum laude.
Chief Executive Officer
Bruce W. McNeilage brings 31 years of financial and real estate investment experience to his role as President of Kinloch Partners, LLC and Kinloch Homes, LLC. Kinloch owns assets throughout Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Prior to launching Kinloch Partners LLC and Kinloch Homes LLC, McNeilage was a partner in DEL Real Estate, LLC and was a Chartered Financial Consultant with Wealth Management Group of Tennessee/LPL Financial and was Managing Partner with Wealth Management Group of Florida, Inc./LPL Financial.
McNeilage holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Florida State University. He is also a Chartered Financial Consultant.
McNei ... (view full description)
Executive Vice President
Paul Megler is Executive Vice President, Portfolio Management & Strategic Partnerships for the Walton Global. He leads the growth of the company’s homebuilding and build-to-rent (BTR) partner relationships working with the asset management team on new acquisitions and sales within the exisiting Walton portfolio. In addition, Mr. Megler assists with institutional capital raising efforts for the Walton funds globally.
Prior to joining Walton, Mr. Megler served as Vice President, Real Estate & Business Development at KB Home (NYSE: KBH) where his focus was mergers and acquisitions, national land strategy and strategic relationships. He was also a Managing Director with JMP S ... (view full description)
Walker & Dunlop
With over 21 years of commercial real estate experience, Keaton Merrell, Managing Director, is responsible for nationwide loan origination and focuses on multifamily, office, retail, and industrial properties. Throughout his career, Mr. Merrell, has originated over $2.5 billion in loans and is based out of Walker & Dunlop’s Phoenix, Arizona office.
Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Merrell was co-founder and principal of Legacy Capital Advisors and has been active in the Phoenix market since 1998. Mr. Merrell has focused on capital advisory services including mortgage banking, mortgage brokerage, and direct mortgage lending. Throughout his career, he has been a direct Fanni ... (view full description)
Chief Growth Officer
Adam Meshekow is a digital/technology industry veteran who has worked on all sides of the digital marketing landscape. He currently is the Co-Founder and Chief Growth Officer at Leap, a prop-tech startup where he oversees Business Development and Marketing. He was the former Chief Revenue Officer at SITO Mobile, where he was responsible for driving mobile advertising and messaging technology to consumer-facing businesses,
advertisers and brands along with new product innovation. He grew the advertising revenue from $0 to $45M becoming one of the fastest growing location based mobile companies servicing 30% of the Fortune 500 brands. Adam has vast experience in developing and i ... (view full description)
With over 15 years of experience in residential real estate and investment banking, Arvind leads Kiavi’s Sales, Operations, Business Operations, and Capital Markets teams. Prior to joining Kiavi, Arvind was a director in the fixed income division at Barclays. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. Arvind recently purchased his first investment property (a small fixer-upper) and learned first-hand the difficulties faced by real estate investors. At Kiavi, he combines his expertise and experience to help scale our technology platform and serve the needs of residential real estate investors across the country.
Chief Client Officer
Joakim Mortensen has 20 years of experience in the finance industry and is currently the Chief Client Officer and Head of Institutional Loans at CoreVest Finance, the leading private lender to residential real estate investors. During his tenure, the company has closed more than $10 billion in loans. Prior to CoreVest, Joakim was Director of Business Development at LNR Property where he was responsible for acquiring distressed commercial real estate loan portfolios. He also led new loan originations for Auctionfinance.com (a joint venture between LNR Property and Auction.com). Previously, Joakim was a Managing Director at Renaissance Companies, a real estate advisory firm to financial instit ... (view full description)
Tina Mortera is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for Progress Residential®
She has more than 20 years of real-estate related experience with a reputation as an innovator and creative problem-solver who can produce results. Her purpose and passion are fostering a customer-centric culture of performance, building brands that people love and making the vision a reality.
Head of Data Science
Brittany Murphy is the Head of Data Science at Spruce, the proptech company powering online real estate transactions. At Spruce, Brittany oversees the company’s dynamic risk optimization models and underwriting algorithms, further driving Spruce's automated offerings. Prior to joining Spruce, Brittany led the research team for HouseCanary, a real estate data and analytics company, and was a lead data scientist at Allstate Insurance. She received her Masters in Statistics from Purdue University.
Alabama Rental Managers
Terri is a licensed Real Estate Associate Broker in Birmingham, AL. Since her real estate career began in 2001, she has held several management positions in leasing and property management. Prior to America’s Rental Managers, she focused on leasing and property management for a large multi-family property management company with properties spanning 4 states. In 2006, Terri joined America’s Rental Managers as a leasing agent and quickly grew into a management role. In 2009, Terri became the Chief Operating Office, for the company.
Prior to Terri’s professional career, she attended Chattanooga State University Where she studied business administration and held the position of p ... (view full description)
President & COO
Ali Nazar is President and COO of Mynd, a venture-backed SFR platform based in Oakland, CA. Ali has 25 years of experience applying technology to help scale operations, including being the Chief Technology Officer at Waypoint Homes, a company founded in 2008 that was at the vanguard of the SFR industry, and being the Co-Founder and Head of Product of proptech platform SalesTeamLive, which provided automated lead gen campaigns to fix and flip investors. Ali is also a published author and hosts a radio show about entrepreneurism on KALX 90.7FM Berkeley.
Mr. Neisser is the CEO and Co-Founder of LendingOne. He has scaled the platform into one of the largest and fastest-growing private lenders in the country and has worked across all facets of the firm. Mr. Neisser has focused his career in real estate and finance. He served as the Principal at a regional commercial real estate firm that handled office, industrial, retail, multi-family and land. Mr. Neisser also gained valuable experience in residential real estate and land development throughout his career. Mr. Neisser brings to LendingOne years of knowledge in technology and finance and has coupled this with his range of experiences in the real estate market from owning, selling, and leasi ... (view full description)
Alliant Insurance Services
Matt Nicholas began his insurance career in 1999, and is currently a Vice President of Alliant’s Real Estate & Hospitality Group. He has specialized in real estate & construction risks for the last 18+ years, and although he is qualified to work with companies across many industries – his expertise and choice, is to work solely with real estate and construction companies. Matt has spent 20+ years working in the placement, underwriting, service, and administration of insurance programs for clients spanning multiple geographies and risk areas. Prior ... (view full description)
VP & General Manager | Americas
Wade Norman is the VP and General Manager of Americas at igloocompany, the leading access management company that creates smart locks and lockboxes for the easy management of homes, properties, and infrastructure. Wade is tasked with providing strong leadership for the company by working with the board and other executives to establish short and long-term goals, budgets, plans, and strategies for the Americas region with heavy focus in the US market.
Since launching its first product in 2016, igloohome locks have been rolled out to over 100 countries supported by 130 distributors worldwide. The company today has partnered up with global home sharing platforms like Airbnb ... (view full description)
Southwest Regional Managing Director
Renovo Financial, LLC
Founded in 2011, Renovo Financial is a fast-growing residential real estate investment lender for entrepreneurs who rehab or build investment properties. Renovo uses local market expertise, real-world underwriting, and a service-driven approach to create financing relationships that deliver more than just simple working capital. Cofounded by Kevin Werner, Daniel Rosen, and Granite Creek Capital Partners, Renovo has become one of the largest residential real estate investment lenders serving Phoenix, San Diego, Chicago, New York, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Miami, Boston, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Raleigh, NC.
Brendan Ochinero is Renovo’s Southwest Regional ... (view full description)
Alex Offutt currently serves as Managing Director of the Wholesale and Correspondent Divisions of Constructive Loans. Prior to Constructive, Alex served as a Vice President at Goldman Sachs, where he was responsible for loss mitigation servicing oversight for over $20 billion in non-performing residential mortgages. Before Goldman Sachs, Alex was Vice President for Portfolio Strategy at PennyMac Loan Services, where he oversaw their entire $3 billion of non-performing and re-performing whole loans. Alex also has served as Portfolio Manager for a San Francisco-based non-performing residential loan (NPL) fund, and was a co-founder of Fay Financial, LLC.
President & CEO
President and CEO of Renters Warehouse, Kevin Ortner first joined the company in 2009 as a franchisee for the Phoenix region. After the retirement of founder Brenton Hayden, Ortner went on to take the reins of the company, helped see it through monumental growth and helped double their total number of franchisees in the country since 2013. In 2015, Kevin was honored with both an American and International Stevie Business Award for his achievements as Executive of the Year. With Kevin at the helm, Renters Warehouse secured elite honor roll status on the prestigious Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing privately held companies in America for its sixth consecutive year.
Kevin’ ... (view full description)
Chief Financial Officer
Justin Parker, Chief Financial Officer, joined RCN Capital in 2017. Since joining the company, Justin has taken over all Treasury, Credit, and Capital Market functions. He is responsible for day-to-day loan funding, portfolio oversight, cash management, cash flow forecasting, FP&A, and banking and funding relations. Justin also manages RCN’s short and long-term forecasting, loan sales, credit facility relationships, and asset-based analytics in regards to liquidity, income generation, and portfolio performance. Additionally also leads product creation and implementation for RCN. Justin has previously worked at Ally Financial, Inc. and Finance of America, where he supported the Finance, A ... (view full description)
Ms. Pennell-Mayer is in charge of corporate strategy, business development and operations for Associated Ventures; a real estate development and investment firm concentrating on value-add and repositioning projects across asset classes including hotel, multifamily, mixed-use properties and real estate related businesses, situated across the United States and internationally. She was pivotal in fulfilling the firm's business plan to form a strategic joint venture with a hotel management firm that has expanded the firm’s horizons beyond development, acquisitions, and consulting to include hotel management. The joint venture provides the entire scope of hotel and hospitality management, asset m ... (view full description)
Director TPO Sales
Temple View Capital
Doug Perry currently serves as the Sales Director, Third Party Originations for Temple View Capital, a leading national private money lender. Prior to this, Doug was Managing Director of Wholesale and Retail Sales for Citadel Mortgage Services. He has held senior leadership positions at 5 Arch, PennyMac, IndyMac, Countrywide Financial and Privlo, a pioneer fintech Non QM start up. He is a recognized mortgage finance industry expert featured in segments on CNBC, CNN, Fox News, USA Today and the Wall Street Journal. Doug has a BA in Business Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara.
Director of Build-for-Rent Division
SVN | SFRhub Advisors
Mark Peterson is the Director of the Build-for-Rent (BFR) division at SVN | SFRhub Advisors in Phoenix, Arizona. In this capacity, he leads all activities associated with BFR activities at SVN | SFRhub Advisors. These activities include leading a team that has analyzed BFR portfolios around the country. The portfolios analyzed have been in association with listing engagements for builders and developers and consulting assignments for capital and development groups.
Mr. Peterson and the BFR team have consulted extensively with investors and potential investors of BFR portfolios. Consultations have included multinational real estate private equity groups down to family offic ... (view full description)
VP, National Sales Executive
Brian Pidgeon currently serves as SVP, Business Development for ServiceLink, directly responsible for maintaining existing relationships for some of ServiceLink’s largest accounts, and developing new client relationships. Pidgeon is responsible for product strategy, working with clients to develop custom valuation programs, new product development, and enhancement of existing products on all of his client accounts.
Pidgeon's background includes significant client relations and management experience, including integrated corporate marketing strategies, corporate communications, multi-million dollar system implementations, and global technology strategies for a variety of clients r ... (view full description)
VP, Business Development
PCCP invests equity capital in joint ventures with third party real estate investors and operators. Investment opportunities in the single family for rent space typically include development and recapitalization investments with build-to-rent partners. PCCP's strategy in the BFR space is agnostic to property type (detached, townhomes, cottage) and we typically target equity investments of $10MM+. To date, PCCP has closed 12+ BFR JVs with ~2,000 units build or in development across the country.
Thomas Poe joined PCCP in May 2021. Mr. Poe is responsible for Business Development for PCCP’s single-family build-for-rent business across the United States. Prior to joining PCCP, Thom ... (view full description)
GM and Head of Asset Management
John Prins is a Managing Director at CoreVest Finance, the leading lender to residential real estate investors nationwide. As one of the company’s top producers, Prins has played a large role in the growth of CoreVest (formerly Colony American Finance). He has extensive knowledge in appraisals, valuation, underwriting, capital markets and mortgage origination management for residential and commercial finance. Prior to CoreVest, Prins worked at AmCap Incorporated, Gemstone Hotels, and is a graduate of Cornell University.
CDO & President of Multifamily
Andy is a founder, CDO & President of Multifamily for HomeRiver Group CRMC®. Andy also served as the National President for the National Association of Residential Property Managers NARPM®. Andy has 20+ years of experience in both residential and commercial real estate management. He has demonstrated a commitment to delivering first-class results for clients, as well as consistently improving efficiencies and operations across his companies. Industry knowledge and a keen focus on technology has been a major priority for Andy. He has obtained three of the leading industry designations: Certified Property Manager® (CPM®) from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®), Master Proper ... (view full description)
VP of Procurement and Pro Development
Celeste Quraishy has over 20 years of progressive leadership experience in the real estate industry with a proven track record of scaling vendor operations, building and managing cohesive multidisciplinary teams, and driving growth for both startups and publicly traded companies. Prior to joining PunchListUSA, she was the District Manager for American Homes 4 Rent where she grew and managed the field, leasing, and property management teams responsible for a portfolio of over 2,500 properties. Prior to that, she held Director-level positions at Altisource and The American Home, where she implemented strategic business development, procurement, and vendor management initiatives that supported ... (view full description)
EVP, Asset Management Services
As Executive Vice President, Asset Management Operations, Tim Reilly is responsible for the Radian Single Family Rental and Real Estate businesses. Mr. Reilly joined Green River Capital, a Radian company, in 2012 and has held several titles throughout his tenure, including President-Green River Capital. Mr. Reilly’s 27-year career includes executive positions in real estate and asset management with BankUnited, Deutsche Bank Securities, Impac Companies, ABN-AMRO, and Fairbanks Capital Corp. Mr. Reilly is active in industry associations, including the Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Rental Home Council. He has also served on advisory boards for Fannie ... (view full description)
Bill is the Vice President of Strategic Relations focusing on Occupied Property Maintenance and Rental Turnkey services for Northsight Management. Bill joined Northsight Management in the fall of 2019 bringing with him over 15 years of experience in property management, valuations, and field services. Prior to joining Northsight Management Bill served in an executive leadership role overseeing Vendor Management at one of the nations’ largest field services organization. Bill holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Akron.
Roddy Real Estate Group
Curtis Roddy is a real estate entrepreneur with nearly 15 years of experience as a successful investor and real estate services provider. As the founder and CEO of Roddy Real Estate Group and Roddy Investor Services Curtis helps manage several private investment portfolios that currently own more than 500 single and multi-family properties in markets across the country. Curtis serves as COO for Roddy’s Foreclosure Listing Services, which has been providing the Texas Real Estate market with residential and commercial distressed debt leads since 1963. Roddy Investor Services provides clients with property research, acquisition, and management services in all major Texas markets.
VP, Enterprise Solutions
Marc Romito is one of the foremost experts in utility grid operations, maximizing renewable energy solutions, and meeting customer needs with innovative, industry-leading distributed energy resources. He currently serves as the Vice President of Enterprise Solutions for Elevation, a fully integrated residential energy solutions provider serving residents, institutional landlords, and electric utilities in multiple states. In this role, Marc helps Elevation customers strategically deploy energy technology and establish the most beneficial partnerships possible with their utility companies.
Previously, Marc served as Director of Customer to Grid Solutions at Arizona Public Service, ... (view full description)
Chief People Officer
Amy Rosellini is passionate about building strong company networks that connect people
through culture and opportunity. She believes the best way to build customer and employee
loyalty is through two-way trust and collaboration.
As the Chief People Officer of New Western, Rosellini is responsible for designing and
implementing leadership development programs, succession planning, and talent management
to maximize the company’s growth and expansion. She also leads knowledge management,
organizational development, recruiting, change management, and engagement strategies.
She holds a Ph.D. in information science and a master’s degree in integrated commu ... (view full description)
Senior Managing Director
Mitch Rotta currently serves as Senior Managing Director at TruAmerica overseeing the creation and expansion of its Build-For-Rent platform. This role includes formulating its core strategy with the executive team, building out both personnel and back-office infrastructure, formulating its underwriting process, sourcing deal flow and ultimately creating a portfolio of developments that fits its GP and LP investors capital allocation strategies. The platform will be sourcing, acquiring, entitling, developing and overseeing its projects as master development while utilizing existing third-party relationships to play critical roles to ensure projects meet the necessary milestones and metrics. ... (view full description)
Darin Rowe is the national president of Taylor Morrison Home Corporation’s Build-To-Rent (“BTR”) Segment. Taylor Morrison is a leading national homebuilder and developer based in Scottsdale, Arizona with 19 geographic divisions across the country.
Since 2019, Taylor Morrison has partnered with multi-family disrupter Christopher Todd Communities to bring a new type of residential community to markets where Taylor Morrison currently does business. The communities blend multi-family and traditional for-sale home elements to create a diverse housing offering that has sparked unquestioned consumer demand. This new and underserved segment has been successful attracting residents who yearn ... (view full description)
Chief Strategy Officer
As Chief Revenue Officer, John oversees Genesis Capital’s growth strategy, originations, sales, marketing, business development technology and geographic market expansion initiatives. His goal is to approach each client with the understanding that we will be partners for many years.
Prior to joining Genesis, John spent his career in institutional fixed-income sales and trading. At both Goldman Sachs and Bear Stearns, he specialized in trading residential mortgage-backed securities (MBS) and their derivatives – providing liquidity to institutional investors, managing risk, and developing new products.
John also held senior sales roles and responsibility for the develop ... (view full description)
Sr. Director, Research & Econ
Polina is dedicated to understanding the future of residential real estate focusing on the factors that affect market dynamics, the evolving behaviors, and the needs of stakeholders in the real estate market, including homeowners, agents, and property investors. She generates insights that drive Sundae's corporate, product, and marketing strategy and produces insights that help Sundae's key stakeholders navigate important decisions.
As a Real Estate Economist with more than 15 years of experience across commercial and residential real estate, Polina has expertise in research, demand/supply analysis, profitability analysis, and feasibility studies. Prior to joining Sundae, Polina built ... (view full description)
Chief Product Officer
Roc Capital by Roc360
Ranajoy Sarkar is the Chief Product Officer at Roc Capital, a middle market focused real estate lender for non-owner occupied residential and commercial real estate. He was a portfolio manager in the mortgage strategies group at Napier Park Global Capital (2007-2016), a multi‐strategy asset manager with $6bn in AUM, and its predecessor Citi Capital Advisors and at Koch Global Capital (2006-2007). He was the Managing Director of Fixed Income Research at Bear Stearns (2003-2006) and an Associate of Fixed Income Trading at Lehman Brothers (1998-2000). He has a Bachelors of Technology in Aerospace Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India in 1996; M.B.A. from the John ... (view full description)
Pikes Peak Capital
Christopher is Founder and Managing Partner at Pikes Peak Capital which creates and manages high-return, opportunistic, distressed single-family residential real estate funds. Pikes Peak Capital's funds purchase deeply-discounted residential houses and resell them to families who may not qualify for traditional mortgages by replacing traditional bank mortgages with seller financing. This process empowers low-and-moderate-income families to own their own homes while providing a diversified, asset-backed opportunity to investors. Pikes Peak Capital also manages more traditional single-family NPL and distressed REO funds.
Feel free to reach me at email@example.com or t ... (view full description)
SVP, Asset Management
Senior Vice President - Asset Management for Invitation Homes
Angelo, Gordon & Co.
Andrew Schaffler joined Angelo Gordon in 2018 and is a Managing Director in the real estate group responsible for the firm’s activities in real estate special situations as well as identifying inefficiencies and providing capital market solutions in the listed property markets in the U.S. and Europe. In addition, Andrew is responsible for nationwide coverage of the single family for rent sector. Prior to joining the firm, Andrew served as the Director of Listed Real Estate Securities for Madison International Realty where he was responsible for all aspects of the firm’s public markets investing activities. He was the portfolio manager for a Listed Property separate account and commingled fun ... (view full description)
VP of Industry Relations
Jen Sells is the VP of Industry Relations at Latchel, an award winning proptech startup company made to help property managers streamline their maintenance operations and increase their annual revenue through a resident amenity program. Jen has been a part of Latchel since the company was founded in 2017. She moved from the operations department into sales in 2019 and helped scale the company over 400x by sharing with property managers how to maximize their own growth. Prior to joining Latchel, Jen was an asset manager overseeing over 250 luxury apartments and just under 1mil sq ft. in commercial space.In her spare time Jen loves hiking the PNW with her son, husband, and 2 rescue pups, and ... (view full description)
Saurabh Shah is the co-founder of InstaLend - a nationwide tech-enabled real estate lender. Instalend provides fast, affordable and convenient capital to real estate developers.
Saurabh has over ten years of experience in real estate investing, transaction structuring and asset management. He has worked with institutional and entrepreneurial sponsors across construction financing, bridge financing and perm loans (single family; multifamily and mixed-used assets).
Saurabh is a graduate of New York University with a master’s degree in finance and risk engineering. He is an active member of Forbes Real Estate Council.
... (view full description)
LOGS Legal Network
Jason Shapiro is the current President of the LOGS Legal Network, the nations leader in legal representation of creditors rights. Mr. Shapiro is responsible for leading and managing the national sales, marketing and business development efforts for the company's law firms, title companies and affiliated entities. LOGS default legal services include foreclosure, bankruptcy, evictions and real estate title/closings.
Jason is also is the owner of Rising Realty, a real estate company with operations in FL, NY, CA and IL. Rising Realty is a full service real estate brokerage and property management firm catering to investors, builders and REO asset management companies. ... (view full description)
Executive Vice President
Rick is the Executive Vice President of Market Intelligence for ATTOM, a market-leading provider of real estate and property data, including tax, mortgage, deed, foreclosure, natural hazard, environmental risk, and neighborhood data.
One of the country’s most frequently-quoted sources on real estate, mortgage and foreclosure trends, Rick has appeared on CNBC, CBS News, NBC News, CNN, ABC News, FOX, Bloomberg and NPR. Rick is a founding member of the Five Star National Mortgage Servicing Association, on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Default Professionals, and was twice named to the Inman News Inman 100, an annual list of the most influential real e ... (view full description)
President & CEO
BSI Financial Services
Gagan Sharma, President and Chief Executive Officer: Gagan acquired BSI Financial Services from a bank in 2006. Prior to BSI, Gagan founded a global outsourcing company serving the financial services and technology industries. He raised institutional equity financing and increased its labor force to more than 1,200 people before selling it. Prior to that, Gagan was a consultant with Deloitte, advising clients on matters of strategy and operations in the financial services and high tech industries. Gagan has an MBA from The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania and a B Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
Bridge Tower Partners
Pratik Sharma is Managing Director at Bridge Tower Partners, one of the largest private single-family rental (SFR) asset managers in the U.S. Mr. Sharma is a graduate of Boston University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. Mr. Sharma started his career as an asset management executive at Atyant Capital Management in India. As co-founder and Managing Director at Atyant, Mr. Sharma was solely responsible for growing a start-up hedge fund by over $350 million in capital. While at the firm, Mr. Sharma managed the research devel ... (view full description)
Chief Executive Officer
ILE Founder & CEO Mahesh Shetty presented the idea of creating wealth for investors through residential real estate investments approximately four years before ILE was founded.
Raj, a veteran investor, worked closely with Mahesh for four years to design a turnkey operations-driven single-family rental platform. Hundreds of meetings to iron out the strategy, the buy box and risk-mitigation checkpoints ensued, eventually resulting in ILE’s founding.
The DMagazine and many other media outlets have recognized Mahesh as the top corporate finance executive. Mahesh’s leadership, wealth of knowledge, and experience in successfully leading growth, driving profits, ... (view full description)
Senior Vice President
Brown & Brown
Ian Shinnick is a Senior Vice President and Real Estate Practice Leader at Brown & Brown in Daytona Beach, Florida. In this capacity, he leads all activities associated with creating custom risk management programs for clients in the real estate space. These activities include current coverage analysis, carrier negotiations, due diligence underwriting, lender negotiations, coverage placement, claims assistance, service, and administration for his clients across the country.
EVP & COO
Center Creek Capital Group
Greg Shron is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Center Creek Capital Group. Greg came to Center Creek after a long and rewarding stint as a senior executive at EYA, the leading infill residential developer in the Washington, DC metro region. Early in his career, Greg also spent time as studio director for a boutique residential architecture firm in Northern Virginia.
With over 25 years of experience in residential and mixed-use design, construction and project management, as well as expertise in affordable/mixed-income housing, construction costs and practices, risk mitigation and regulatory approvals, Greg has played a key role in the development ... (view full description)
Co-Founder & CEO
As co-founder and CEO at HouseCanary, Jeremy drives the company's vision, strategy, and growth to identify interesting and unique ways for leading corporations, investors, and individual homeowners to use data to maximize their value in real estate. Jeremy was previously a Partner & Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group, where he helped leading real estate investors deploy billions of dollars in capital. Jeremy received his MBA from The Wharton School, and his BS in Accounting from the University of Southern California with highest honors. He lives in the Bay Area with his wife, their three children, and one energetic dog. ... (view full description)
Chief Investment Officer
§Robin Simon leads the Resi Express business line and oversees the secondary market operations and portfolio management for Stronghill Capital. He is responsible for leading and managing the Resi Express team including the origination, pricing, operations and selling of the mortgage loans. He also manages the secondary market operations and relationships, both in purchasing and selling commercial mortgage loans on the market. Prior to Stronghill Capital, Robin worked on CMBS deals at EY in it’s Structured Finance Advisory group and served REIT clients at Deloitte in it’s Audit and Advisory Services group. Mr. Simon has a bachelor’s degree in Economi ... (view full description)
American Homes 4 Rent
As Chief Executive Officer of American Homes 4 Rent, David Singelyn is focused on providing safe, high-quality homes for families across the country. With extensive experience in private and public real estate companies and REITS, Mr. Singelyn founded American Homes 4 Rent with B. Wayne Hughes in 2011 and is a pioneer in the Single-Family Rental home industry. Prior to American Homes 4 Rent, Mr. Singelyn held leadership roles at Public Storage Canada, including serving as its President from 2003 until 2012; Public Storage U.S.; American Commercial Equities (ACE); and Arthur Young & Company (now EY). ... (view full description)
Gorelick Brothers Capital
Chris is Co-Managing Partner at Gorelick Brothers Capital (GBC) in Charlotte, NC. He is CIO/Portfolio Manager for the Morrocroft Funds, focused on SFR. GBC is interested in purchasing single family houses as a buy and hold investor, including 1x1, bulk and BTR. Target markets include: Atlanta, Charlotte, Indianapolis, Minneapolis, Dallas, Houston, Baltimore, Jacksonville, Tampa and Orlando. Chris can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
VP of Revenue
We believe in building a future where every home is professionally managed. Over 1200 operators partner with us to deliver the #1 resident experience through a resident benefits package. Our platform and managed service means filters get changed on time, rent gets paid on time, residents and their income are insured and protected, utilities and home services get set up in one motion, and more. Second Nature's reputation is built on the "Triple Win" and is the only service provider saving residents, investors, and operators $100 each per home every year. You can visit rbp.secondnature.com for more information or reach out to me at email@example.com
Chief Operating Officer
American Homes 4 Rent
Mr. Smith is Executive Vice President - President of Property Management of American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE: AMH) and is responsible for property management operations nationwide. From 2012 to 2015, Mr. Smith served as Senior Vice President – Director of Property Management and, from 2011 to 2012, as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions. Prior to AMH, from 2009 to 2011, Mr. Smith was a Partner at the Tax Review Group, a real estate consulting firm that focused on reducing the tax liabilities of large residential and commercial real estate properties.
From 2006 to 2009, he was a Partner and Chief Financial Officer at the Watermark Group, a residential and commercial real est ... (view full description)
Chief Executive Officer
Adam has been a fixture in the institutional single-family rental space for over a decade. Adam co-founded OwnAmerica, an online real estate marketplace designed to list and sell SFR portfolios which was aquired by Renters Warehouse in 2018. Adam later founded Strata SFR, the industry's premier single-family rental portfolio and build for rent brokerage. Over the course of his career, Adam has brokered more than $500 million in real estate volume including acquisition programs lead for major REITs, SFR Portfolios, and build for rent projects throughout the US.
Exec VP Corporate Development
Park Avenue Properties - A PURE Company
Jennifer Stoops, MPM ®, RMP ®, is VP of Corporate Development at PURE Property Management, the fastest growing profitable residential property management and technology company in the U.S. In this role, Jennifer is charged with supporting the company’s strategic planning process, company growth initiatives including metrics & KPI’s, building relationships with key stakeholders and identifying prospective acquisitions for PURE. An experienced property management professional, Jennifer leverages her extensive acquisition experience after having grown Park Avenue Properties from a local Charlotte, North Carolina business to a regional company overseeing the management of residential invest ... (view full description)
Tracy Streich is the Owner and Broker of Renters Place. Renters Place manages over 600 SFR doors in the Tulsa and Oklahoma City markets. Renters Place started with just 11 doors in 2011. Since buying his first rental property in 1999 Tracy has accumulated a portfolio of over 50 properties and flipped more than 100 homes. His primary responsibilities now include owner relations, helping investors identify properties in the Oklahoma market and maximizing profits in the management side of Renters Place. In addition, he is co-owner of an insurance agency, IMG Advisors.
Founder & Managing Partner
Zachary D. Streit has arranged and closed in excess of $1 billion of debt and equity financings for a broad array of real estate transactions. He has significant experience arranging and closing construction, bridge and permanent financing across all commercial property types. Zachary’s clients recognize him for his relentless focus on execution and responsiveness.
Zachary is an active member of real estate industry groups and related charities and has a number of professional designations. Affiliations include: Urban Land Institute (ULI), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), City of Hope’s Los Angeles Real Estate and Construction Association, UCLA’s Real Estate Alum ... (view full description)
Founder & CEO
The Ohio Home Company
Tarry Summers is the Founder and CEO of The Ohio Home HQ in Columbus, OH. Tarry founded the company in 2011 with a goal of buying post recession distressed single family assets and bootstrapped the business to over 45 million in assets currently. The company also has a retail, construction and wholesale divisions that provide other Ohio investors and funds with single family opportunities that do not fit the Ohio Home buy and hold model. Tarry is responsible for all debt financing, and working with the COO and CFO to oversee the wholesale, retail, construction and property management divisions within the organization.
Mike Tamulevich is a President at Marketplace Homes specializing in Asset Management and Investor Services. Mike leads a team of 80+ that manage over $1B in SFR assets in 30+ markets nationwide. Mike and his team work with a diverse client base representing over 5,000 active SFR assets as well as manage inquiries from more than 1,500 investors on a monthly basis. MH can customize a solution for any client from standard Property Managment services to active acquisition and disposition services.
Family Office backed, with deep roots in accounting and legal, MH can service the most complex Real Estate opportunities.
President and CEO
Dallas B. Tanner is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Invitation Homes, and a member of the company’s board of directors. As a founding member of Invitation Homes’ business, Mr. Tanner was at the forefront of creating the single-family rental industry. Since the founding of Invitation Homes in April 2012, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, as well as Interim President. Prior to the initial public offering of Invitation Homes in February 2017, he served on the boards of the company’s predecessor entities. Mr. Tanner has nearly 20 years of real estate experience through the establishment of numerous real estate ... (view full description)
Jeffrey Tesch, Chief Executive Officer, is responsible for overseeing the operations of RCN Capital, including sales growth initiatives, underwriting review with compliance oversight and leadership of senior level strategic planning.
Joining the Company in 2010 as Managing Director, Tesch led efforts to develop a national brand in private lending with the best practices and transparent products for a diverse customer base. Since RCN’s inception, Jeff has personally overseen over $1 Billion in originations.
Jeff’s previous real estate experience was as an investor in both commercial and residential properties, ranging from single f ... (view full description)
President & CEO
CIVIC Financial Services
With over 30 years of mortgage industry experience, visionary lending leader William J. Tessar joined CIVIC in March 2017.
William previously founded and served as President of three mortgage companies resulting in residential funding volume exceeding $35 billion. On top of his leadership accolades and track record of scaling organizations to new heights, William was formerly one of the nation's top loan originators. Having been in the shoes of the originator, he has a unique vantage point that creates a recruiting, training and management style that sets the gold standard among industry leaders.
His industry knowledge and people-first philosophy have resulted in several personal ... (view full description)
Eric founded Watermark in 2013. As Managing Partner, Eric co-chairs the Watermark Advisory Board and oversees the overall strategy in the acquisition, development, and asset-management teams at Watermark. Over the last decade he has become an expert in creating the strategic framework for how Watermark approaches projects. He thrives in tactical asset positioning throughout all project phases, from concept to completion. His inspiration is his passion to build - which has served him quite well.
Prior to forming Watermark, Eric served as Director of Acquisitions for Righteous Oaks, Inc., a privately financed real estate fund based out of Chicago, as well as co-founder of Chicago ... (view full description)
Thrasher Law Offices PLLC
Matt Thrasher is the Managing Partner of Thrasher Law Offices PLLC, a boutique firm specializing in real estate transactions with offices in Phoenix and Tucson. Matt’s clients pioneered the build-to-rent space and Thrasher Law Offices has been representing build-to-rent developers and investors for more than 10 years. Matt also represents entrepreneurs, financial institutions, real estate developers, and other companies and individuals. He handles an array of corporate, finance, real estate, and general business matters. Matt earned a Bachelor of Arts from Occidental College and graduated from Vanderbilt University Law School. He is licensed to practice in Arizona and Texas
Patrick Tice launched VacayAZ after the idea of helping investors find luxury properties in the prime locations in Scottsdale, Phoenix and Sedona Arizona. Since 2017 Patrick has lead investors to success and crafted some of the most premier luxury vacation rentals in Arizona. As a board member of vacation rental managers, he is spearheading VacayAZ to be the household name of properties where affluent travelers choose when visiting Arizona.
VacayAZ is a luxury vacation rental management and sales company servicing Scottsdale, Phoenix, Sedona and Flagstaff Arizona. Our corporate office is located in Scottsdale, AZ. We have a regional office located in Sedona and plans to expand t ... (view full description)
Senior Director - Head of Sales
Lima One Capital
Lima One capital is the Nations Premier Private lender for real estate investors of all shapes and sizes. Our product suite includes financing solutions for fix and flips, SFR new construction, rental properties, rental portfolio's, and multifamily assets. Contact Nate directly to find out how you can obtain the best financing options available.
Nathan Trunfio has spent his entire career in the lending and real estate industries where he’s had experience as a sales manager, trainer, director of operations, capital markets, credit officer, and is now the Sr. Director of Sales & Marketing at Lima One Capital, a lender offering financing to investors on fix and flip ... (view full description)
Greg Van Winkle
VP, Corporate Strategy & Capital Markets
Greg Van Winkle has served since February 2020 as Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Capital Markets for Invitation Homes, the nation’s largest single-family rental REIT. In this role, Greg helps lead strategic corporate development initiatives and manage the company’s balance sheet and capital markets activity. In addition, Greg co-leads the Company’s ESG Task Force. Greg joined Invitation Homes in July 2016, previously serving as Head of Investor Relations. Prior to joining Invitation Homes, Greg spent seven years at Morgan Stanley as an Equity Research Analyst, primarily covering multifamily and single-family rental REITs. Greg holds a BS in Economics from Duke University. ... (view full description)
Land Advisors Organization
Since founding the company in 1987, Mr. Vogel has applied his unique knowledge in the areas of land economics, land use and market trends to become a trusted advisor and broker to a broad spectrum of clients including financial institutions, investors, homebuilders and master planned community developers. As Chief Executive Officer of the Land Advisors Organization, Mr. Vogel has led the expansion of the company into 21 markets across the United States. Over the past 25 years he has been involved in hundreds of transactions including several of the highest valued land transactions in the country. He has developed an extreme level of expertise in large scale community development and the repr ... (view full description)
VP, Program Manager Investor Division
Unitas Financial Services
John Watt, ARM, VP, Product Manager Unitas Financial Services began his insurance career in 1985.
John has a degree in Risk Management and has a wide range of insurance coverage knowledge providing the technical expertise to join the needs of the client together with the very best options available in an ever changing marketplace.
He has developed numerous specialty insurance programs including Real Estate Investors, Property Managers, Aggregators, Apartment Complexes, Self Storage Warehouses, Shopping Centers, Office Buildings and Commercial & Office Warehouses. Essentially, programs to benefit virtually any type of income producing Real Estate based portfolio. ... (view full description)
Chief Executive Officer
Matthew is a student of the book Good To Great and is passionate about building Evernest to become the best property management company on the planet; and maybe even the universe if Elon Musk will hurry up. To do that, he spent the first seven years of Evernest in the trenches but now focuses most of his time facilitating growth in other markets. Entrepreneurship runs in the family. His wife runs a successful business called Engaged. You can usually find Matthew at the baseball field with his son, at a dance recital with his daughter or at his favorite restaurant with his wife, when he’s not in the office. And if you can’t find him any of those places, it probably means he’s traveling. Homet ... (view full description)
Adam Whitmire is a third generation investor/developer with over 19 years of real estate experience in owning and operating single-family and multifamily portfolios, residential development, and new construction projects, with a strong focus on investment portfolio management and real estate market development. From coordination of large commercial and residential acquisitions to Institutional fund administration, Mr. Whitmire is highly valued for his market analysis, investment advisory and negotiation skills. He has represented eight of the largest institutional investment funds in the U.S. acquiring and managing the acquisition of hundreds of residential assets. During his tenure with The ... (view full description)
Director of Strategic Accounts
Kiavi (Formerly Lendinghome)
I am a 30-year financial services leader that has worked in both the consumer mortgage space along with the direct to consumer financial planning space.
My experience in the mortgage industry involves a 17-year run with First Franklin Financial that included starting as a processor and developing into a production Vice President that was responsible for 70 employees in both sales and operations roles. This team originated over $1.5B of annual production that was #1 or 2 in a company of 35 territories.
I invested 5 years in the financial planning space with Northwestern Mutual working with high-income earners, executives, and companies on their personal insurance a ... (view full description)
Co-Founder & COO
Lydia Winkler is the co-founder and COO of RentCheck.
RentCheck is a property management solution that helps property managers reduce expenses with easy self-guided inspections that residents can do from their smartphone. Her most recent accolades include recognition as a Finalist for the ADA Lovelace Tech Founder of the Year and Business Insider’s Rising Star in Real Estate. In the community, Lydia also serves as a mentor at Idea Village. Lydia holds a Juris Doctor and Masters in Business Administration from Tulane University and a Bachelor of Arts from Kenyon College
Christopher Todd Communities LLC
Todd Wood, CEO of Christopher Todd Communities, is a leader in the Build To Rent industry. Christopher Todd Communities was launched in 2016 as an early innovator in what has now grown into one of the hottest real estate segments in the country. His diverse business background encompasses a dynamic career spanning nearly four decades.The company creates private luxury single-family rental smart homes within gated communities that showcase resort-style amenities. Now armed with an exclusive, strategic partnership with America’s most trusted national homebuilder, Taylor Morrison, the two companies are co ... (view full description)
Chief Financial Officer
Lima One Capital
As CFO, Josh manages all aspects of the firm’s liquidity, capital planning, and financial reporting. Josh is responsible for the company’s loan servicing and product development activities. He played an integral role in the design and implementation of the Rental30 investor loan program and continues to drive product and capital strategy across the firm.
Prior to joining Lima One Capital, Josh worked for Bank of America’s Enterprise Capital Management Group, where he evaluated and advised on the impact of capital regulations on lines of business across the franchise. He held additional corporate finance roles at Bank of America, including positions in Retail Distribution and Supp ... (view full description)
VP of Business Development
Mr. Wyatt is a Vice President at Roofstock, the #1 Marketplace for buying and selling single-family rental homes. He has advised and invested in several proptech startups, focused in the residential space. Most recently he served as Chief Capital Officer for a large residential fund manager and tax credit syndicator with over $7.5bn in Equity across all funds. Prior to that he was a Vice President in the Real Estate Investment Banking group at Jefferies where he primarily covered west coast REIT clients, with a focus on SFR. He completed bookrunner/lead advisory transactions totaling more than $15 billion in value. Mr. Wyatt has over 15 years of real estate experience including private equit ... (view full description)
Chief Real Estate Officer
David Zanaty is Chief Real Estate Officer at Mynd Management, responsible for institutional strategy, investments and portfolio management. Prior to Mynd he helped to scale Opendoor and Starwood Waypoint in a variety of strategic and operational roles. Before entering the SFR arena, David was a Vice President of Development at AIG Global Real Estate, where he was responsible for the development of a variety of commercial assets, including Class A office buildings. David began his career focused on principal and third-party property development, capital formation, and investment property transactions at CB Richard Ellis.
David holds a B.A. in Economics and Philosophy from Emory Un ... (view full description)