Miami, FL – August 26, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — The Federated Companies, a leading national real estate investment and development firm, is pleased to announce that Gerard Yetming has joined the firm as Vice President of Capital Markets. Mr. Yetming has more than 11 years of experience in commercial real estate with a focus on sales and finance, and is responsible for managing the company’s acquisition, disposition, and financing activities.
“Gerard has an outstanding track record of success in acquiring, financing, and selling commercial real estate,” said Brian Connell, Chief Executive Officer of The Federated Companies. “We are confident that his background and experience will expand our investor and partner relationships, and support our efforts in identifying opportunities that meet our investment criteria.”
Prior to joining The Federated Companies, Mr. Yetming advised on over $6 billion of commercial real estate transactions during his tenure as First Vice President of Investment Properties for CB Richard Ellis’ Multihousing Group. He has also served as President for several companies including Advance Building Maintenance, where he was responsible for the acquisition of the company, and Realcap Corporation, a real estate investment advisory company sourcing and analyzing potential acquisitions for private equity investors. He has also been an active real estate investor since 2002, having formed real estate investment ventures specializing in the acquisition and management of multifamily assets. Mr. Yetming received his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his Bachelor of Mathematics with honors from the University of Waterloo.
About the Federated Companies
The Federated Companies is a vertically integrated national real estate investment and development firm with offices in Boston, Massachusetts and Miami, Florida. Founded in 1999, the company has excelled as both a merchant developer and owner/operator of assets. The company has an exceedingly successful track record in both residential and commercial real estate. The firm’s management has effectively developed and managed over 7,500 units of residential housing with an aggregate value of over $1.5 billion. The Federated Companies has also successfully developed retail property for many of the nation’s largest restaurants, retailers, and financial institutions. The firm is a member of the United States Green Building Council and a Federal Energy Star Partner.
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