BEVERLY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brookwood Financial Partners, LLC (“Brookwood”), a leading real estate investment and asset management company, today announced that Rita R. Randle and Leonardo S. Tapia have joined Brookwood Real Estate Management, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brookwood that provides property management services for the firm’s portfolio in Texas. Ms. Randle will support the property management team as an Assistant Property Manager and Mr. Tapia will provide maintenance and repair work for 125 East John Carpenter Freeway & 5100 North O’Connor Boulevard.
“We are in the process of making significant capital improvements at 125 East John Carpenter Freeway & 5100 North O’Connor Boulevard, including upgrades to common areas and restrooms and cosmetic upgrades to the parking structure and entryways,” stated Kurt M. Zernich, Brookwood’s Director of Asset and Property Management. “Rita and Leo will have an immediate impact on the value creation plan for these assets, and we are very excited to have them join our growing team.”
Ms. Randle has 10 years of commercial real estate experience. Most recently, Ms. Randle worked in tenant services for CBRE Commercial Real Estate where she assisted with leases and service contracts. Prior to that, Ms. Randle assisted various property management teams for Cassidy Turley and McKnight Property Management in Dallas. Ms. Randle has an associate degree from Brookhaven College and is a Notary Public.
Mr. Tapia has more than 15 years of engineering experience in commercial facilities. Previously, Mr. Tapia was a Building Engineer at 125 East John Carpenter Freeway and 5100 North O’Connor Boulevard for Peloton Real Estate Partners (“Peloton”) where he performed electrical, plumbing and HVAC repairs. Before Peloton, Mr. Tapia was a Chief Engineer for commercial properties in the Dallas area for Transwestern and Crescent Real Estate.
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About Brookwood Financial Partners, LLC – Brookwood is a Massachusetts-based private investment firm founded in 1993 that specializes in acquiring and managing commercial real estate and corporate securities on behalf of a select group of institutional and high net worth investors, family offices and trusts. Since its inception, Brookwood has invested over $690 million of equity to acquire a portfolio of 149 assets with a realized and unrealized value in excess of $1.89 billion that has spanned multiple asset classes, geographical markets and industries across the United States.