Blake Meredith, Vice President Investments, joined Grupe in 2017. Meredith is responsible for managing underwriting and investments. He plays a key role in analyzing acquisitions and in deal negotiations. Together with others he works to identify opportunistic real estate ventures. He acts as a liaison among various stakeholders, including Grupe’s executive team, investors, lenders, general contractors, and design team members. Once projects are funded, Meredith ensures the proforma performance, oversees construction loan draws, and prepares investor reports. Finally, he is responsible for the preparation and presentation of refinance and exit scenarios to ensure Grupe maximizes its position.
Meredith has been actively involved in underwriting and development of over 2,000 units. He appreciates an afternoon absorbed by Excel and is especially proud of the financial pro forma he continues to build.
Outside of his professional endeavors, Blake finds joy in spending quality time with his fiancé, Marisa, and their two beloved pets, Melina and Hamilton. He currently resides in Sacramento, CA.