Marcus & Millichap’s Institutional Property Advisors division has hired Jordyn Berger as a director of the firm’s IPA-Seniors Housing group. Based in Chicago, she will focus on structuring and arranging debt, mezzanine and equity capital for owners, operators and developers of independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing facilities.
“Jordyn brings an unprecedented level of capital markets expertise and experience to her new position,” said Alan Pontius, who oversees Marcus & Millichap’s 16 specialty divisions. “Given Jordyn’s analytic expertise, acquisition experience and capital markets knowledge, she is a strong fit for this role.”
Most recently director of acquisitions for Enlivant and acquisitions manager with healthcare REIT Ventas, Berger began her career with JP Morgan Chase as a real estate banking credit analyst and underwriter in the firm’s commercial real estate banking division. She’s an active member of the American Seniors Housing Association Rising Leaders.
Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).