Justin Yates joined Roers Companies in 2021 as Senior Development Associate responsible for identifying and pursuing multifamily development opportunities across the Southeast. In this role, he leads the full range of development activities from initial market analysis to asset disposition. Key responsibilities include negotiating site acquisitions, securing development entitlements, arranging debt/equity funding, driving architectural and engineering design, obtaining regulatory permits, overseeing construction management, and working with property management teams to achieve rapid operational stabilization.
Prior to joining Roers Companies, Justin was an Associate in the Workout & Restructuring Group at Deutsche Bank, where he managed a portfolio of distressed credit exposures while also evaluating and structuring new transactions with distressed counterparties. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Justin covered the energy industry while serving as a Leveraged Finance Credit Analyst at UBS Investment Bank.
Justin earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Colorado Boulder and is an active member of the Urban Land Institute.