Jonathan Stein is a Managing Director with the Originations Team at Allegiant.
He held the title of Director at FirstKey Lending prior to the relaunching of FirstKey’s CRE business as an independent investment company under the Allegiant banner. Prior to joining FirstKey in 2015, Mr. Stein was a Principal at Daveson, LLC, a series of limited partnerships focused on acquiring commercial properties and developable land in South Florida and New York. Before joining Daveson in 2014, Mr. Stein was a founding member and served as Head of Originations for Realty Finance Trust, where he built the lending platform and originated first mortgages, mezzanine loans and CMBS investments.
Prior to joining Realty Finance Trust, Mr. Stein was a Vice President at Brookfield Asset Management from 2010 to 2013 where he originated equity and debt investments on behalf of Brookfield Strategic Real Estate Partners. Mr. Stein started his career in CRE finance at Credit Suisse where he worked from 2004 to 2010 in the Real Estate Finance/CMBS Group. At Credit Suisse, Mr. Stein marketed, structured and sold $8 billion of loan positions including senior first mortgages, B-notes, mezzanine loans and preferred equity interests. Mr. Stein graduated cum laude from Harvard University with an A.B. in History as well as received a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.