Background & Experience
Craig Black brings over 35 years of experience in real estate, including brokerage, development, syndication, property management and loan workouts. He successfully converted a 180 unit apartment community into condominiums. He has owned and operated a NASD Broker Dealer and a property management company. Craig has been the managing partner for several real estate limited partnerships and he understands the intricacies of owning and operating a multifamily asset. His responsibilities primarily involve working with Sellers and Buyers to consummate a transaction. He interacts with
both parties and their representatives through all aspects of a sale up to and through the closing. His hands on experience is a valuable asset to the Multifamily Team and its clients.
•Past Securities Principal; raised equity for real estate limited partnerships
•Developer - Multifamily and single family properties
•Property Management - Multifamily and Office
•Loan Workouts - acted as third party negotiator to restructure debt instruments for clients.
•Consultant/Asset Manager - determined means of creating greater asset value to clients. Helped in implementation.
BA from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI
MA from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI
Professional Associations & Designations
Specialist in Real Estate Securities (SRS)
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) National Apartment Association (NAA)
Property Management Association of Michigan (PMAM) Past Board Member
Property Management Association of West Michigan (PMAWM) Past President
Commercial Alliance of Realtors (CAR) Michigan Realtors
National Association of Realtors (NAR)
Michigan Association of Realtors (MAR)