Anthony Cazazian – Chief Investment Officer & President of Portfolio Services
Recognized in 2016 as a rising star in the housing industry by both HousingWire and Mortgage Professional America, Mr. Cazazian has helped acquire or takeover 3,700+ properties under management since joining Renters Warehouse. He has also helped the company open 10 new markets on the back of acquisitions in 2017 alone. As Executive Vice President and Head of Originations for B2R Finance (a subsidiary of private equity firm Blackstone (BX)), he led the firm’s Institutional Lending Program, played an integral role in product and business development, helped securitize over $725 million of rental-home bonds (including the industry’s first-ever multi-borrower SFR securitization), and personally led more than $550 million in bridge and term loan originations, financing approximately 7,000 properties across 30 states.
Prior to B2R, Mr. Cazazian spent over 8 years at Goldman Sachs, including in the Real Estate Investment Banking and Real Estate Financing groups. During that time, he executed over $5 billion of commercial real estate transactions with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity offerings and CMBS financings.