Joe received his undergraduate degree in Economics and Entrepreneurial Leadership from Tufts University. While at Tufts, he was involved with the young entrepreneurs at Tufts club and was a four-year varsity soccer player. After graduating, he went on to intern for FJ3 Development, a real estate investment and development firm. With FJ3 he worked as an analyst covering everything from acquisitions, due diligence, and feasibility analyses to asset management and broker relationships.
More recently, Joe’s passion for real estate, networking and writing has become evident in his blogging. Joe is the founder of A Student of the Real Estate Game, a premier blog for real estate education covering topics ranging from social and environmental responsibility in real estate development, branding and marketing, and economic development to cutting edge building technology. Joe has been named one of the top 10 most influential commercial real estate bloggers.
Joe also recently completed a masters degree in sustainable real estate development at the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate. While there, he served as President of the Real Estate Institute Student Association (REISA) and a Research Assistant for the Center for the Sustainable Built Environment (SBE).
Joe is the Vice President of Investments at Atlas Real Estate Partners. In his role, he is responsible for sourcing and underwriting value-added real estate investments in Texas, Florida, New York and Boston.
Joe is very entrepreneurial-minded and one day plans to start his own socially and environmentally conscious development and investment firm.
Besides being passionate about real estate, Joe enjoys Philadelphia sports, boating and fishing down the Jersey Shore, cooking, spending time with his family and friends and traveling as much as possible.