CHICAGO, IL – Hunt Investment Management announced today that industry veteran Steve Janowiak has joined the company as a senior vice president, responsible for sourcing and underwriting real estate investments. He is based in Chicago and reports to Glen Weisberg, Hunt Investment Management’s chief operating officer.
Weisberg said: “Steve will help lead our nationwide transaction activities in securing acquisitions in the retail and multifamily sectors including build-to-core projects on behalf of our client portfolios. His breadth of experience will be a significant complement to our team.”
Janowiak comes to Hunt from Riverside Real Estate, a real estate consulting and advisory firm, which he founded. Prior to forming Riverside, he was Director of Transactions for Inland American, a Chicago-based real estate investment trust, where he was responsible for the creation, development, and management of the firm’s national acquisitions team. Janowiak began his real estate career with CBRE in 1992 and has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Northwestern University. He is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Illinois.
Hunt Investment Management has $6.6 billion in assets under management in private real estate equity funds and separate accounts invested across all property types in the U.S. and Europe. An SEC-registered investment advisor, the firm is a subsidiary of Hunt Companies, Inc.
Founded in 1947, Hunt Companies, Inc. (Hunt) is today a holding company that invests in business focused in the real estate and infrastructure markets. The activities of Hunt’s affiliates and investees include investment management, mortgage banking, direct lending, loan servicing, asset management, property management, development, construction, consulting and advisory. The platforms employ over 4,000 people and touch over $30 billion in assets.