TAMPA, FL – December 3, 2021 – Berkadia announced today the addition of Senior Managing Director Matt Mitchell to its Tampa Investment Sales team joining Senior Managing Director Jason Stanton. He will report to SVP, Co-Head of Investment Sales Keith Misner.
“Without a doubt, Matt is one of the best investment advisors in the Florida multifamily market,” said Misner. “We’re thrilled to have him join our Tampa team, routinely one of our top performers, to truly supercharge the work we’ll be able to do for our clients. With Matt and Jason at the helm, we are bringing the best talent and resources to the table, which is more essential than ever with Florida shaping up to remain a hot market in the years ahead.”
“The interest we’ve seen from investors in the Florida multifamily market since the start of the pandemic has truly been incredible,” said Mitchell. “I’ve never been more excited to help clients take advantage of opportunities in the market, and in joining the Berkadia team, I’m thrilled to be able to bring clients the best advice, resources and support in the industry. I look forward to a strong close to 2021 and a very busy start to 2022.”
“We are having an active year of sales across North and Central Florida, closing more than $1.6 billion across 38 transactions so far this year,” said Stanton. “Clients are looking to us more than ever for guidance and advice, which is why it’s so exciting to have another experienced leader and advisor like Matt joining our team to help expand and amplify the impact we’re able to have with clients.”
Mitchell brings more than 20 years of experience, having completed more than $8 billion in commercial real estate transactions across his career. He joins Berkadia from JLL, where he served as Senior Managing Director and headed the Tampa office of JLL Capital Markets, Americas. His team was responsible for providing capital markets insight and expertise to owners, investors and developers of multifamily assets of all classes and sizes.
Mitchell joined JLL as part of the HFF acquisition. Prior to working at HFF, he was a Transactions Director at Institutional Property Advisors and, before that, an Associate Director in the Investment Services Group at Transwestern in Chicago.
He has a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Northwestern University and a Masters in Finance and Masters in Real Estate/Construction Management from the University of Denver.
With over 20 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry, Stanton has closed over $3.8 billion in sales comprising over 30,000 units in the past 5 years in Central Florida.
Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies Financial Group, is a leader in the commercial real estate industry, offering a robust suite of services to our multifamily and commercial property clients. Through our integrated mortgage banking, investment sales and servicing platform, Berkadia delivers comprehensive real estate solutions for the entire life cycle of our clients’ assets.
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