Rafi Mizrahi is an out-of-state real estate investor since 2010.
Rafi developed a skill set to overcome the distance. He has extensive experience in raising money from out of state investors, building and managing professional teams all over the country, property valuation, negotiating and acquisition.
Rafi started as a single family home investor in 2010 and since then, he was involved in more than 300 transactions as the Acquisition partner and as the raising capital partner. In 2017, he shifted the focus to Multi Family and and syndicated 766 units worth more than 50 million dollars.
Eran is a financial consultant, an expert in investment and real estate finance for over 20 years now.
Eran brings great experience in Investor Relations, consulting in Real Estate Investments, Constructions Loans & Mortgages.
Shlomi joined Proud Communities in 2020. As the Acquisitions Manager, Shlomi is responsible for Broker Relations, analyzing deals and submitting offers. Shlomi worked in leading accounting firms in Israel and
around the world, such as PWC and EY. He has been involved in a wide range of areas such as: accompanying private and public companies in valuations, preparing financial statements, tax reports, SOX, IPOs, in companies such as insurance (Menora), 3M, Pharma (UroGen), etc.
Dave Sherbal oversees Proud Communities' assets. He has over twenty-five years experience in asset management, due diligence, value-add, budgeting & oversight, and asset repositioning. His background experience includes management of over 14,000 units across 10 states, with an emphasis on multifamily value-add properties. He holds multiple degrees including an M.B.A. from State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, NY, a in B.S. Accounting, Magma Cum Laude, (SUNY) at Buffalo, NY and is affiliated with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
In addition, Dave is an Advisory Board Member of Neighborhood Pay Services, serving actively since 2014.
Dugan P. Kelley co-founded Kelley Clarke, PLLC with the mission to deliver big firm expertise and experience to our local community. Kelley Clarke currently serves clients throughout the United States with its principal offices in Prosper, Texas and Santa Barbara, California. Throughout Mr. Kelley’s 18 years of experience, he has tried numerous cases in state and federal courts, administrative courts, and arbitration. With over $70 million in verdicts, settlements, workouts, and millions in settlements prior to trial, Mr. Kelley understands that there isn’t a one-solution fits all for every case. Mr. Kelley routinely advises real estate investors and other entrepreneurs about entity selection, corporate formation, risk assessment, and other related transactional needs. Whether the case is a family law, criminal law, personal injury, or business litigation matter, careful and firm solutions are employed to deliver results for the client. Mr. Kelley also represents a number of companies and family businesses in providing advice and counsel in the capacity as outside general counsel.
Bryan Brinson is the on the ground advisor and supervisor. He tour properties on the behalf of Proud Communities and provide intel about neighborhoods and properties. Bryan has a large network of connections in the local
Bryan Brinson, Managing Partner of Meridian Management Group, has extensive experience in Real Estate which has covered all aspects of development, acquisition, asset management, construction management, lease up and disposition. Mr. Brinson has supervised the construction, lease up and property rehabilitation in excess of $20 million dollars. Mr. Brinson successfully integrated over 8,000 multi-family units, with a total portfolio value in excess of $400 million dollars.
Proud Communities is a real estate company focused
on acquiring value-add multifamily real estate
investments and turn them into communities with the
best renting experience possible.