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Resource Real Estate implements a distinctive approach to investing in and managing complex real estate assets, with a focus on rigorous underwriting and credit analysis in order to optimally manage risk and maximize returns.
Resource Real Estate owns and manages real estate assets with an aggregate value of $4 billion (as of September 30, 2015) for both institutional and individual investors.
Areas of Expertise
Guided by data-driven processes and performance, RRE carefully applies a unique aptitude in three distinct areas:
Real Estate Investments
Since 1991, we have sponsored a range of investment vehicles, including but not limited to traded and non-traded REITs, limited partnerships, joint ventures with institutional partners and global securities.
Resource Real Estate Funding leverages our extensive real estate experience. Since our inception, we have closed more than $3.5 billion in commercial bridge loans and other forms of customized financing.
Global Property Securities
Our unique investment process, developed over decades of experience, centers on selecting high-quality companies priced at attractive discounts to their fundamental value.
Jonathan Z. Cohen serves as Chairman. Mr. Cohen is Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Resource America, Inc. (NASDAQ: REXI). Mr. Cohen is also Chief Executive Officer, President and a Director of Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE: RSO), a commercial real estate specialty finance company, externally managed by Resource America, Inc. In addition, Mr. Cohen is Chairman of Atlas Energy, LP (NYSE: ATLS), Chairman of Lightfoot Capital Partners, LP., Vice Chairman of the Managing Board of Atlas Pipeline Partners GP, LLC (NYSE: APLand) and Vice Chairman of the Board of Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ARP). Mr. Cohen is a member of the General Partner of Castine Partners, L.P., a hedge fund focused on financial services sector. Mr. Cohen is a trustee of Lincoln Center Theater, the American School of Classical Studies in Athens, and the Arete Foundation. Mr. Cohen received a Juris Doctorate from the American University Washington College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania.
Alan F. Feldman serves as Chief Executive Officer of Resource Real Estate and Director for Resource Real Estate Opportunity REIT and Resource Real Estate Opportunity REIT II. Mr. Feldman joined Resource Real Estate in 2002 and has over 20 years of real estate investment experience. Prior to joining Resource Real Estate, Mr. Feldman served as Vice President at Lazard, Freres & Co., an investment banking firm specializing in real estate advisory work. Previously, he served as an executive at the Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust. Mr. Feldman began his real estate investment career as Director at Strouse, Greenberg & Co., a full service real estate company. Mr. Feldman received a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science from Tufts University and a Master of Business Administration, Real Estate and Finance concentration, from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Feldman is a CRE and is also an active member of ULI, ICSC, and currently teaches at The Wharton School.
David E. Bloom serves as President. Mr. Bloom serves as Senior Vice President of Resource America since 2001 and has been President of Resource Real Estate since 2004. Mr. Bloom is also President of Resource Real Estate Funding since 2005. Resource Real Estate Funding originates and invests in commercial real estate debt. Prior to joining Resource Real Estate, Mr. Bloom was a Senior Vice President of Colony Capital, the real estate private equity fund manager, as well as a Principal of Colony Capital Asia Pacific. While at Colony Capital, Mr. Bloom was responsible for the broad expansion of the firm’s business in Asia, as well as the identification, evaluation and consummation of new investments and he actively participated in the firm's capital raising efforts. Previously, Mr. Bloom was Director of Sonnenblick-Goldman Company, the real estate investment bank, where he advised clients in complex debt and equity transactions and also directed the company's private equity activities. Prior to this, Mr. Bloom practiced law in the real estate and corporate departments of Wilkie Farr & Gallagher in New York and Drinker Biddle & Reath in Philadelphia. Mr. Bloom began his real estate career in 1987 as an Acquisitions and Development Associate with Strouse, Greenberg & Company, a regional full-service real estate company based in Philadelphia. Mr. Bloom received a Bachelor of Arts from Ursinus College, where he currently serves on the Board of Trustees, and a Juris Doctorate from Rutgers University School of Law.
Kevin M. Finkel serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer for Resource Real Estate Opportunity REIT and Resource Real Estate Opportunity REIT II, Executive Vice President for Resource Real Estate and as Senior Vice President of Resource America. Prior to joining Resource Real Estate in 2002, Mr. Finkel was an investment banker at Barclays Capital and one of its predecessors where he advised clients in complex capital transactions. Mr. Finkel began his career as an investment banker at Deutsche Bank Securities where he advised global companies in a variety of industries, including the gaming and lodging industry. Mr. Finkel received a Bachelor of Arts with honors in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration with a Real Estate and Finance concentration from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.
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