Marty Brill, Director, Acquisitions & Entitlements
Marty Brill is the Director of Acquisitions & Entitlements for the Multifamily West Division of JDA. He is responsible for site identification, market due diligence, contract negotiation and entitlement for new apartment projects in Northern California and Denver. Marty was previously Vice President with the Castle Group, a multi-family real estate development firm in San Mateo, CA, where he was responsible for apartment development projects in Silicon Valley. Prior to joining the Castle Group, Marty was the Director of Finance for Essex Property Trust, a publicly traded REIT specializing in the acquisition, development and management of apartment communities on the West Coast. Before Essex, Marty was with Wells Fargo Bank’s Real Estate Capital Markets Group in San Francisco. Marty obtained his Bachelor’s Degree from Bucknell University and his Master’s Degree in Real Estate Development from Columbia University.
Marty is active in his community helping to provide needed housing and to improve local schools through his work with Habitat for Humanity and Menlo Park Presbyterian Church’s Compassion Weekend program. He is also active as a volunteer baseball coach in the Pacific Parishes School League, Menlo Atherton Little League and Redwood City Little League.