New Hires & Promotions

Atlanta, Ga. (July 9, 2018) – Erik Kolacinski has joined 29th Street Capital as the Senior Vice President of Senior Housing. Kolacinski will be responsible for all facets of the privately-held real estate investment and advisory firm’s activity within the senior housing sector, focusing on acquisitions and asset management across the country. 

Kiser Group, Chicago’s leading mid-market multifamily brokerage firm, announces the promotion of Michael D’Agostino, CFA, to Senior Director from Director. D’Agostino focuses his brokerage efforts in Chicago’s North Side neighborhoods including Lincoln Park, Lakeview and Ravenswood.

Greystone, a real estate lending, investment, and advisory company, today announced that George C. Kenny has been named Managing Director, Institutional Sales for the firm’s lending operations. Mr. Kenny brings three decades of mortgage and securitization experience to Greystone as it expands its lending capacity across a range of platforms including FHA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Bridge, and CMBS.

Kiser Group, Chicago’s leading mid-market multifamily brokerage firm, announces new hires including brokers Andy Friedman and Fred Yarandi, broker associate Tejonne Vinson, and analysts Scott Harris and Justin Turner. The brokerage firm also announces the promotion of Jake Parker from analyst to broker.

Leading property management company continues growth with five new hires in Florida and Carolinas

Statement from the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) and National Apartment Association (NAA) following Brian Montgomery’s confirmation as Director of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA):

CA Ventures, a Chicago-based real estate investment company, today announced Peter Isaac has joined the firm as executive vice president of public-private partnerships. In his new role based out of CA’s Chicago headquarters, Isaac will help source and execute P3s with leading academic institutions across the U.S., supporting them with CA’s extensive experience in the acquisition, development and management of on- and near-campus real estate developments, including student housing. 

Ryan Smyth has joined 29th Street Capital (29SC) as Vice President of Acquisitions for Florida, with a focus on Central Florida. Smyth is responsible for all facets of the privately-held real estate investment advisory firm’s multifamily acquisitions and asset management strategies in the state. He will target opportunistic and value-add acquisitions with the goal of establishing a strong company presence in the market and add to the company’s existing portfolio, which spans coast to coast.

Chicago-based Lexington Homes, an active homebuilder throughout Chicago and its surrounding suburbs, has announced that Todd Lesher has joined the firm as director of sales. Lesher brings more than 18 years of experience in the homebuilding industry to his new role, where he oversees all sales managers and associates at Lexington’s six current townhome and single-family home communities.

Bryson Clements has joined 29th Street Capital’s (29SC) Chicago office as a Senior Vice President of Acquisitions focused on military housing nationwide for seniors, students, disabled veterans and active-duty personnel.

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