Chad DeFoor is a Senior Director for Franklin Street’s multifamily investment sales team in Atlanta, where he specializes in the listing and sale of Class B and C assets for private and regional investors. He has sold over 31,000 apartment units, with a value more than $1.9 billion since 2011. Mr. DeFoor has over 17 years of experience in multifamily asset management, acquisitions, dispositions and brokerage with an emphasis on Class B and C workforce housing. Prior to Franklin Street, he served as a Managing Director for Newmark Knight Frank’s Atlanta operation.
Mr. DeFoor is a member of the Atlanta Chapter of the Certified Commercial Investment Member Institute (CCIM) and the Georgia Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), where he has obtained the CCIM and CPM designations. He is also active with the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors and is a licensed broker in the state of Georgia.
Mr. DeFoor received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Georgia (UGA), where he double majored in real estate and marketing. He was a member of UGA’s track and field team and ran both the 400m dash and the 4x400m relay.
What Now Atlanta: A-Town the New Motown? Workforce Apartments More Expensive For Renters and Investors
January 7, 2022
Competitive apartment market spells high demand, fewer sweet deals as industrial job centers grow along metro Atlanta interstates. Across metro Atlanta, affordable apartments are becoming scarce – and not just for renters. Investors are also seeing a price spike as industrial and manufacturing jobs lineup alongside metro Atlanta interstates. To understand which markets are heating…