As President of Morgan Properties JV Management, LLC, an affiliate of Morgan Properties, Jonathan handles the day-to-day management and operations of the company’s portfolio and oversees acquisitions and capital markets. His primary responsibilities involve sourcing, underwriting, negotiating and closing acquisitions, dispositions, recapitalizations, and the refinancing of all transactions consummated by Morgan Properties. Jonathan also sources and establishes Morgan Properties’ joint venture partnerships with institutional investors.
Since its inception in 2011, Morgan Properties JV has been one of the most active and fastest-growing multifamily investors in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Region. Under Jonathan’s leadership, the company has acquired over $5 billion and 30,000 apartment units, asserting its proven track record of creating value for its investors.
Prior to joining Morgan Properties, Jonathan worked at Apollo Real Estate Advisors where he focused on investment activities involving high-yielding debt and equity investments in real estate assets and real estate operating companies. Prior to joining Apollo, Jonathan worked at Bear Stearns in the commercial mortgage-backed securities division.
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Columbia Business School. He currently serves on Jewish Federation Real Estate’s (JFRE) Executive Committee, CHOP Corporate Council, Pennsylvania Apartment Association (PAA) Board, The Haverford School Board and is actively involved in the Philadelphia Chapter of Young Presidents Organization (YPO).
Jonathan was recognized by Real Estate Forum’s 50 Under 40 award two years in a row, named a Philadelphia Business Journal 40 under 40 recipient, a Philadelphia Inquirer Influencers of Real Estate Rising Star, Multifamily Executive’s Rising Star, one of Real Estate Forum’s Best Bosses, a Real Estate Finance & Investment Rising Star and Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year for 2019 in Greater Philadelphia.