About Us


Our Primary Goal

Our primary goal is to generate equity returns, while reducing risk for  our investors, by adhering to the following process:

Careful + Precise Deal Selection

Well-Conceived + Measured Deal Structure

Intense + Effective Due Diligence

On-Point Market Intelligence

Strict Underwriting Assumptions + Financial Sensitivity Analysis

Invest Fresh Intellectual + Financial Capital

Improve Our properties to Increase Cash-Flow + Add Value

Professionally Manage to Reduce Operating Costs + Increase Occupancy

Divest At the Right Time For Optimal Returns

Our Approach

Methodical in our analysis

Conservative in our planning

Innovative in our execution

Eli Zakay

732-688-8900  |  [email protected]

For over 20 years, Eli Zakay has been an active real estate investor and operator of commercial, residential, and student housing properties. He is a second-generation real estate professional and has been a principal in real estate deals totaling more than $100 million in transactional value. Previously, Eli was a partner at Duke properties where he oversaw property  development and operations. Most recently Eli planned and developed all aspects of Common Living’s “Fairview” co-living project in Queens, which provided flexible, community minded shared living quarters for young professionals. Student housing is the precursor to todays co-living housing that is expanding throughout the country. He is an expert in repositioning underutilized real estate assets, as well as in identifying and understanding emerging neighborhoods for investment. Eli co-founded Stonebridge Property Group to focus on multifamily and student housing Real Estate acquisitions and investments. Eli was born in Panama, is fluent in Spanish and earned his bachelor’s degree in 1993 from Yeshiva University.


195 Broadway Suite 318

Brooklyn, NY 11211