Whitney Capital Company, L.L.C.
Lake Success, New York
JOEL KRANER, Acquisitions Officer at Whitney Capital Company, LLC, an award winning real estate firm, specializing in the financing and development multifamily housing nationwide. Mr. Kraner is responsible for assisting in finding new acquisitions and development opportunities as well as monitoring the operating performance of Whitney Capital's current portfolio. Mr. Kraner currently holds minority interests in 9 multi-family properties totaling 1,140 units, with a total market value of over $93 million.
Prior to Whitney, Mr. Kraner spent time at various real estate related firms both in equity and debt. Previously he was Director of Acquisitions and Asset Management for the Winhaven Group, a boutique New York City real estate company focused on redevelopment and repositioning of Landmarked historic assets. Prior to Winhaven, Mr. Kraner originated and underwrote numerous types of commercial real estate debt products from fixed and floating first mortgages to mezzanine and bridge loans while at Ladder Capital and Amalgamated Bank. Prior to his tenure in banking he was at Kimco Realty Trust (NYSE: KIM) as an analyst/associate in their opportunistic investment group, Kimco Select Investments, where he focused on acquisitions, developments and dispositions of “value-added" assets and Kimco Realty Advisors, where he assisted in asset managing Kimco’s large institutional joint venture portfolios.
Mr. Kraner graduated from Virginia Tech University where he received a Bachelor in Sciences degree, with a specialization in Finance. He was also a 4 year letterman of the Varsity Golf Team.