Chris joined HKP in 2013. In his current role as Development Director, he leads the facilitation of HKP’s expansion into residential development – specifically ground-up development of garden-style apartments nationally. Chris interfaces with the company’s executive team and coordinates with its functional departments such as Development, Architecture/Design & Construction, Legal, Finance, Management Operations and Marketing. Overall, he is responsible for the full-cycle of market rate apartment unit development and construction, from determining highest/best use of each site and determining ideal product through underwriting/design/execution/construction to final certificate of occupancy.
Chris came to HKP as a Sr. Acquisitions Analyst in 2013. In his position, he was accountable for the successful acquisition of multi-family real estate transaction from inception through closing. Chris focused on preliminary underwriting/deal feasibility, financial statement and discount cash flow analysis, market research and the preparation of purchase agreements. Prior to joining HKP, Chris’ focus was on national investment and acquisition strategies for a privately held development and management company. Working as a Land Acquisition Manager, he spent extensive time sourcing new acquisitions, preparing market analysis, financial underwriting and performing due diligence of market rate multifamily investments.
Chris received his Bachelor of Science from Cal State Pomona University with an emphasis in Real Estate and Finance.
Outside the office he enjoys an active lifestyle with his family and can frequently be found enjoying sports such as skiing, mountain biking, surfing, camping, hiking and fly fishing.