Dwell Real Estate Advisors is Nation’s First Firm Specializing in the Single-Family Investment Market
Dwell Real Estate Advisors also provides advisory services to investors in and operators of multifamily, student housing, senior living, manufactured homes and land
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dwell Finance, a national financing company that offers both acquisition and term loans to investors of single-family homes, partners with a veteran real estate investment banker to announce the launch of Dwell Real Estate Advisors (DREA), the nation’s first advisory firm specializing in the single-family investment market. DREA will work in conjunction with its residential brokerage firm to provide institutional clients comprehensive disposition services enhanced by local expertise. Additionally, DREA provides advisory services to investors and operators of other residential asset types, including multifamily, student housing, senior living, manufactured homes and land by leveraging its significant investing, financing and operating experience in these sectors.
“We’re very well-positioned to provide professional expertise to underserved owners of this recently institutionalized commercial asset class. Additionally, we’re excited to be the first in the nation to offer advisory services to investors in the single-family home market.”
“Advising institutional and individual investors is a natural next step for Dwell Finance, as we are able to leverage our expertise in buying, financing, operating and selling homes,” said Gregor Watson, co-founder of Dwell Finance. “We’re very well-positioned to provide professional expertise to underserved owners of this recently institutionalized commercial asset class. Additionally, we’re excited to be the first in the nation to offer advisory services to investors in the single-family home market.”
DREA is dedicated to assisting institutional and individual single-family investors optimize the value of their portfolios and raise attractively priced and structured capital. DREA will capitalize on Dwell’s founders’, Gregor Watson and Rob Bloemker, successful track record of acquiring, financing and operating over 5,000 single-family homes across the U.S. to build a national firm with a strong local presence in and deep knowledge of key markets.
DREA’s executive team is led by Josh Waltzer who brings over 15 years of real estate, advisory and capital markets experience to provide DREA’s clients with institutional real estate expertise. “There is a tremendous opportunity to offer single-family home investors professional services tailored specifically to address their needs,” said Waltzer, partner at DREA. Previous to DREA, Waltzer was the senior banker for Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s west coast real estate investment banking practice.
Additionally, DREA will work closely with Dwell Finance, a joint venture between 643 Capital Management (643) and Five Ten Capital (Five Ten), to evaluate debt-financing alternatives for investors of single-family homes. 643 and Five Ten will continue to run separate real estate platforms.
About Dwell Real Estate Advisors
Dwell Real Estate Advisors is the nation’s first firm specializing in the single-family rental sector. DREA also provides advisory services to investors and operators of multifamily, student housing, senior living, manufactured homes and land by leveraging its significant investing, financing and operating experience in these sectors. DREA is affiliated with Dwell Finance. www.DwellAdvisors.com
About Dwell Finance
Dwell Finance is a joint venture between 643 Capital Management and Five Ten Capital, combining their substantial experience in investing, borrowing, and lending in the single-family home space. Dwell Finance is a pioneer in financing investor-owned single-family homes and is optimally positioned to serve this market. For more information, please visit: www.DwellFinance.com
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For further details about Dwell Real Estate Advisors, to schedule an interview with Gregor Watson or Josh Waltzer, please contact Tarah Beaven at 415-235-0938; tarah@Dwellgroup.com.