Rob oversees all aspects of the firm and is principally responsible for BLVD's distressed, opportunistic and value add investing platforms.  Under Rob's direction, BLVD has taken 24 investments in the distressed, opportunistic and value add platforms full cycle from acquisition through exit.  Rob has also led the acquisition and execution of BLVD's tax credit redevelopment platform.

 

Prior to founding BLVD, Rob served for over 7 years as Partner of a Los Angeles based investment firm, overseeing the acquisition, disposition and financing of investments for the company and its affiliated entities.  His focus was on the purchase and rehabilitation of distressed, underutilized or underperforming real estate in primarily urban markets with institutional, family office and private capital.  He previously was Senior Acquisition Analyst at a major Orange County based, value-add multifamily investment firm, completing $300 million of transactions with institutional partners including pension funds and Wall Street opportunity funds.

 

Rob has completed dozens of projects in the multifamily, office and retail asset classes, totaling over $1 billion in transactions throughout his career.  He received a degree from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.

Pat oversees all aspects of the firm and is principally responsible for BLVD's niche market investing platform.  Pat has led BLVD's team in acquiring and asset managing 39 properties within this platform, and continues to oversee significant growth. 

 

Prior to founding BLVD Capital, Pat served as the Vice President of Acquisitions at a Los Angeles based, regional multifamily development and investment firm.  He was responsible for the formation and management of the acquisitions platform, and for the sourcing, acquisition and financing of the company’s multifamily investments.  While at the firm, he sourced and acquired performing and non-performing loans, value-add apartments, development sites and low income multifamily housing.  Prior to this, he was Director of Multifamily Acquisitions for another Los Angeles based firm, where he was responsible for the sourcing, acquisition, disposition and financing of all multifamily properties in California.  During his tenure there, Pat managed the successful closing of over $480 million in multifamily acquisitions and dispositions.

 

Pat graduated with a degree from the University of California at Los Angeles.

George Saad
Director of Acquisitions

George is a real estate professional with 10 years’ experience in acquiring, financing, and developing investment real estate nationwide. He began his career at CBRE where he was responsible for financial analysis and market research of office, multifamily, and industrial properties. During the last 5 years, George has managed the acquisition and development of 35 multifamily properties totaling over $500 million. As Director of Acquisitions at BLVD Capital, George is responsible for all facets of the acquisition process including the financing and preservation of affordable HUD and LIHTC properties across the country.

 

George graduated with a degree from the University of Notre Dame and currently resides in the Los Angeles area.

Nikhil Nardhani
Director of Asset Management

Nikhil is the Director of Asset Management at BLVD Capital.  Having joined BLVD in March 2015, he oversees all aspects of the Asset Management division and is responsible for the overall operations, regulatory compliance, asset preservation and profitability of the affordable housing portfolio. Prior to joining BLVD, Nikhil served as an Asset Manager for over 6 years at a leading owner/operator based in Los Angeles with a focus on multi-family value add opportunities. During his tenure, Nikhil managed a portfolio of over 5000 units nationwide. His responsibilities included day to day operations, revenue and expense management, oversight of capital renovations and the overall profitability of the portfolio.

 

Nikhil received a degree from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.

ABOUT US

BLVD Capital is a privately held real estate investment company founded on the basis of value investing philosophies, focusing on distressed, opportunistic, value-add and niche market real estate assets.  Within these classes, BLVD typically targets underperforming properties that often require significant renovations and hands-on management to realize the assets’ full potential. 

 

BLVD constantly assesses market conditions and end-user demand in order to identify short and long term inefficiencies and arbitrage opportunities.  Subsequent to identifying broader market opportunity, BLVD applies a methodical four pronged approach to set the stage for realizing superior returns: 1) Source opportunities with an attractive basis or potential for outsized upside while retaining an acceptable margin of safety; 2)  Perform disciplined diligence to identify key opportunities and risks; 3) Closely manage the execution of the business plan and adjust based on moving market conditions; and 4) Monitor the market to identify changing market metrics in order to identify the appropriate time to exit the asset. 

 

BLVD and its principals have a proven track record of successfully investing in over $1.5 billion of properties across multiple strategies, and a current portfolio of over $500 million.

 

 

LEADERSHIP

Robert Budman
Managing Principal
Patrick Luke
Managing Principal