Longtime Freddie Mac Executive Peter Giles Joins Ladera Capital Partners
Giles to oversee capital markets strategies at private Austin-based multifamily investment firm.
AUSTIN, TEXAS (Jan. 14, 2022) — Longtime Freddie Mac executive Peter Giles has joined Austin-based multifamily investment firm Ladera Capital Partners where he will serve as a managing director responsible for overseeing capital markets strategies and as a member of the growing firm’s investment committee.
Prior to joining Ladera, Giles served as a vice president for multifamily production and sales strategy at Freddie Mac where he was responsible for overseeing several specialty loan offerings in the entity’s multifamily division including the Green Advantage® program and structured transactions.
During his 23-year career at Freddie Mac, Giles held a wide range of other senior leadership positions in the entity’s multifamily conventional, structured finance, and seniors housing business lines where he and his teams were responsible for the placement of over $210 billion of multifamily debt, including $62 billion in Green Advantage® loans that Giles oversaw. He also served on the Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DEI) steering committee.
“I have tremendous respect for Ladera’s experienced leaders and their proven ability to secure and execute on unique multifamily value investment opportunities in high growth markets,” Giles said. “Ladera is now poised to scale up and make a far bigger impact in the next few years, and I’m grateful for the opportunity to join this talented and energetic team at such an exciting time.”
Ladera is a private real estate manager investing in well-located multifamily assets in select, high growth Sun Belt markets where its leaders leverage extensive market knowledge, experience, and professional relationships to secure unique investment opportunities. The firm adds value through improved operations, asset repositioning, and targeted capital improvements.
“Peter brings extensive capital market knowledge and experience to our team as well as a demonstrated ability to innovate and deliver meaningful results in the important areas of equity and sustainability,” said Ladera President and CEO Mike Hooks. “I’m excited to work together as we expand our team and investment portfolio in the coming years.
Ladera COO Amie Henry notes that Giles’ extensive institutional experience in the firm’s target markets will provide significant lift in Ladera’s investment and asset management strategies.
“Ladera only invests in target markets where our team has extensive experience and relationships, and Peter’s comprehensive knowledge of the operations, owners, and structures of multifamily investments across our focus markets will serve as a valuable asset to our team and our investors,” Henry said.
About Ladera Capital Partners
Ladera Capital Partners is a private real estate manager investing in multifamily assets in select, high growth Sun Belt markets. Based in Austin, Texas, Ladera invests in well-located multifamily assets that meet rigorous selection criteria and adds value through improved operations, asset repositioning, and targeted capital improvements. To learn more, please visit www.laderacap.com.
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