Citymark Capital Celebrates Inaugural Annual Meeting
CLEVELAND, OH – MAY 17, 2017
Citymark Capital celebrated its first annual investor meeting. This event, held at The Hilton Cleveland Downtown, marked a very exciting time for Citymark.
The attendees expressed they gained meaningful insights from the speakers covering U.S. real estate markets and the global economic climate as discussed by our CEO Panel moderated by Sandy Pianalto, retired President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Among the accomplished panel speakers were Richard K. Smucker, Executive Chairman of The J.M. Smucker Company, Edward J. Largent III, The President, CEO, and Board Chair of Westfield Insurance, and Lee C. Banks, President of Parker Hannifin. Additionally, Citymark’s Founder and CEO Dan Walsh contributed to the panel discussion.
David Dent, from Yardi Matrix, presented economic and demographic data which illustrated the growth and stability of the multifamily real estate market across the United States. The millennial and baby boomer rental cohorts continue to grow nationally resulting in demand outpacing supply in both urban and suburban markets.
Dan Walsh Reappointed to The Cleveland Foundation Board of Directors
CLEVELAND, OH – On January 31, 2017, Citymark Capital founder & CEO Daniel Walsh received reappointment to the Board of Directors of The Cleveland Foundation for a five-year term beginning April 1, 2017 and ending March 31, 2022. Mr. Walsh was reappointed by Kathleen Ann Keough, Administrative Judge of the Court of Appeals of the Eighth District of Ohio, in compliance with her requirement to take action regarding appointment or reappointment of a member to the Board of Directors/ Distribution Committee prior to March 31, 2017.
Mr. Walsh joined The Cleveland Foundation Board of Directors in March of 2016, and is a member of the Investment Committee, the Grantmaking & Community Engagement Committee, and the New Office Taskforce Committee. His track record of success in the banking and real estate investment industries brings valuable insight to The Cleveland Foundation’s mission “to enhance the lives of all residents of Great Cleveland, now and for generations to come, by working together with our donors to build community endowment, address needs through grantmaking, and provide leadership on key community issues”.
In addition to Mr. Walsh’s Board of Directors reappointment, he has been asked to speak to The Cleveland Foundation donors at an exclusive event in March. He will speak about the 2017 financial forecast, market changes, and socially responsible investing.
C6 Real Estate Partners Acquires 100-Unit Apartment Community in Bergen County, NJ in Joint Venture Partnership with Citymark Capital for $27 Million
GARFIELD, NJ – JUNE 20, 2017
C6 Real Estate Partners (“C6”), a vertically integrated real estate owner and operator, announced the acquisition of River Edge at Garfield, a 100-unit Class-A multifamily community located in Garfield, New Jersey. The property was built in 2017 and features oversized floor plans, a large swimming pool and two gyms. Located 15 miles northwest of Manhattan, the property is strategically located with direct access to Route 80, I-95, The Garden State Parkway, Route 21, Route 4 and Route 3.
The newly built property was acquired vacant by C6 in a joint venture partnership with Citymark Capital, an institutional private equity real estate fund manager. C6 will manage all aspects of investment execution on behalf of the partnership.
“River Edge is a rare off-market acquisition of luxury multifamily units in tightly constrained Bergen County, NJ. We are excited to bring institutional ownership and management standards to the value creation plan for this asset. The property benefits from being part of a larger master planned community that includes luxury condos, and is positioned as best-in-class from a quality of life and amenity standpoint,” said Brian DiSalvo, C6 Principal.
“Citymark Capital is delighted to partner with a great company like C6 to bring attractive, institutional quality apartments to the Greater New York City area,” said Dan Walsh, founder and chief executive officer of Citymark Capital. “This aligns with our national platform of investing in leading U.S. markets and taking a disciplined approach to generating solid returns for our investors.”
“Bergen County continues to be a strong draw for a wide range of residents seeking both luxury and convenience,” added DiSalvo. “River Edge provides a spacious and attractive neighborhood feel that distinguishes itself from the competition.”
About C6 Real Estate Partners
C6 Real Estate Partners specializes in acquiring and operating residential, mixed-use and commercial property in New Jersey and the surrounding area. The firm targets attractive markets economically tied to New York City where local relationships and proactive management provide unique sourcing capabilities and control over business plans. C6 prefers existing assets and selectively pursues development and re-development opportunities from $5 to $100+ million.
About Citymark Capital
Citymark Capital is a national real estate private equity fund manager that invests in market rate, institutional-quality multifamily and multifamily-anchored mixed-use rental properties in the top 50 US markets where strong demand for existing and new properties is driven by population growth, household formation and job growth. Citymark creates value for its fund investors by providing joint venture equity to top multifamily operating companies across the US.