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A Conversation with Daryl J. Carter, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Avanath Capital Management

March 28 at 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for an intimate Conversation with Daryl J. Carter, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Avanath Capital Management, and Dean Jonathan Massey as part of the URP 390 Fundamentals of Real Estate course. Presented in partnership with the Weiser Center for Real Estate. All are welcome to attend.

Daryl J. Carter is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Avanath Capital Management, LLC, a California-based investment firm that acquires, renovates, and operates apartment properties with an emphasis on affordable and workforce communities. Mr. Carter directs the overall strategy and operations of the Company. Since its formation in 2008, Avanath has acquired $4 billion of properties in 15 states in the U.S., comprising 16,000 apartment units. Avanath is vertically integrated and is an SEC-registered investment advisor and an institutional fund manager, with capabilities that include acquisition sourcing and underwriting, construction, asset management, and on-site
property management.

Mr. Carter has 42 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. Previously, he was an Executive Managing Director of Centerline Capital Group, an affiliate of the Related Companies. Mr. Carter became part of the Centerline team when his company, Capri Capital Finance, was acquired by Centerline in 2005. Mr. Carter co-founded and served as Co-Chairman of the Capri Capital family of companies. He was instrumental in building Capri into a diversified real estate investment firm with $8 billion in real estate equity and debt investments under management. A significant component of the Capri platform was Capri Capital Finance, LLC. This multifamily lender was a seller/servicer for Fannie Mae DUS, Freddie Mac Program Plus, and HUD/FHA. Prior to Capri, Mr. Carter held investment positions with Westinghouse Credit Corporation and Continental Illinois National Bank.

Mr. Carter holds a Master’s in Architecture and a Master’s in Business Administration, both from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture from the University of Michigan. Mr. Carter serves on the Visiting Committee of the MIT Sloan School of Management. In 2015, Mr. Carter received the MIT Sloan School Distinguished Alumni Award and served as the 2015 commencement speaker for the Sloan School MBA graduation.

Mr. Carter is a Past Chairman of the National Multifamily Housing Council. Previously, he served as an independent director on the boards of the following companies: Catellus Development Corporation (CDX), Silver Bay Realty Trust (SBY), and Whitestone REIT (WSR). Mr. Carter currently serves on the board of Bridge Housing, one of the largest affordable housing non-profits in the U.S. Mr. Carter is a 2022 inductee into the Multifamily Executive Hall of Fame.


March 28
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Art & Architecture Building, Room 1360
2000 Bonisteel Blvd
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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