Lev Announces Justin Piasecki, Aaron Prager and Avi Zukerman Join Firm To Offer Additional Services in Commercial Real Estate Finance
“We come to Lev at a turbulent time in the market, but we know technology will be the biggest driver of growth.”
Mr. Piasecki, Mr. Prager and Mr. Zukerman join Lev after having worked together at Avison Young for more than nine years. They closed during their careers $ 15 billion in transactions across all types of property for a large number of institutional and family office customers.
Despite the market turmoil and uncertainties of 2020, they successfully negotiated and completed numerous complex transactions, including a $ 115 million bridging loan for a 5-story office building in Nashville;; $ 157 million financing for 849 rental units development in Santa Monica; and $ 150 million for six renovations and one development site in Santa Monica and the San Fernando Valley.
Looking ahead to 2021 and beyond, Mr. Piasecki believed that Lev’s unique blend of market leading technology and capital markets expertise would be the perfect platform for another decade of tremendous growth while driving the development of the complex world of commercial real estate finance.
“We come to Lev at a turbulent time in the marketplace, but we know technology will be the biggest driver of growth and differentiation in commercial real estate and we want to help define that path for the future,” said Mr. Piasecki. “When I looked at where the market was going, I found that Yaakov and the team at Lev point the way forward in how these transactions will play out.”
“There are few people who are so well versed in the depth and technical aspects of commercial real estate finance while being so proactive about how the industry will develop,” he said Yaakov Tsar, Founder and CEO of Lev. “As we work towards it $ 2 billion We are very excited to add Justin, Aaron and Avi to the team. We know that together we can have an immense impact on the CREF experience. ”
Lev helps commercial property owners and investors get the best financing for their properties. Our capital markets experts have machine learning technology to better understand your portfolio, identify the best lender for each transaction, and close the deal quickly. So you stay up to date with every step. Founded in 2019 and headquartered in SoHo in New York City, Lev transactions across all asset types, nationwide. More information is available at www.levcapital.com
SOURCE Lev Capital