Industry expert to lead property and debt acquisitions in the Southwest
LOS ANGELES – November 14, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — BH Properties, a Los Angeles-based firm that specializes in acquiring and repositioning challenged or distressed real estate properties, has announced the hire of Andrew Van Tuyle as chief acquisition officer. In this role, Van Tuyle will be responsible for the firm’s property and debt acquisitions throughout the Southwest.
“Andrew’s expertise with multifamily and shopping center investments will aid greatly in furthering BH Properties’ investment portfolio,” said Steve Jaffe, executive vice president and general counsel for BH Properties. “The addition of Andrew will certainly help to propel the team as we move forward with our acquisition goals.”
Van Tuyle was previously with BH Properties for more than two years, where he held the position of director of acquisitions and closed nearly 2,000 multifamily units in Arizona. A 15-year industry expert, Van Tuyle has worked largely with multifamily, retail, industrial and office property transactions and has closed deals in more than 20 states.
Prior to joining BH Properties, Van Tuyle was the chief operations officer at Standard Management, a private real estate investment firm which specializes in acquiring multifamily properties, shopping centers and land development projects.
Van Tuyle earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of San Diego, and is a member of various industry associations, including the Institute of Real Estate Management, International Council of Shopping Centers and Urban Land Institute.
About BH Properties, LLC:
Founded in 1997, BH Properties is a Los Angeles-based commercial real estate investment company that focuses primarily on troubled assets in the industrial, multi-family, office and retail markets. With regional offices in Dallas and Salt Lake City, BH Properties has developed its own distinctive acquisition strategies in 15 states and become one of the repositioning experts in its core markets including California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, and Texas. For more information, please call (310) 820-8888 or visit www.bhproperties.com.