Run by industry insiders,
backed by industry leaders

Real Estate Technology Ventures

Helping build the next generation of real estate technology providers

Who We Are

Real Estate Technology Ventures is an industry-backed early stage venture capital firm focused on helping build disruptive technology companies that help our strategic partners better operate their real estate portfolios.

While we invest in all real estate technology verticals, our primary focus is in 'rent tech.'

Our team is comprised of experienced industry operators and we're backed by some of the largest, most innovative owner/managers in the country.

810,000+ units

Our strategic partners own and control ~780,000 multifamily units and ~25,000 single-family rental units across 43 states and Canada.

Strategic Partners

Investments

Team

John Helm

Partner

Prior to founding RETV in 2017, John was a Venture Partner with DN Capital in Munich. Previously, John ran and successfully exited two venture-backed real estate tech startups, was CFO of Marcus & Millichap, and a consultant at McKinsey & Company. John graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. He lives, skis, and mountain bikes in Park City with his wife, son, and daughter.

Alec Page

Associate

Alec joined RETV in 2017 from the Leveraged Finance group at BofA Merrill Lynch in New York, where he worked on debt capital financings for corporate issuers and private equity funds. Alec holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago. Originally from San Francisco, Alec is an avid traveler who spends as much time as possible outdoors - hiking, snowboarding, and skydiving.

Tayla Martin

Associate

Tayla joined RETV from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, where she earned her MBA in 2018. While pursuing her MBA, Tayla gained real estate venture experience through multiple stints at Fifth Wall Ventures. Tayla holds a B.A. in Mathematics from Dartmouth College. She is originally from Maine and enjoys traveling and hiking in remote parts of the world when time allows.

Juan Nicholls

Chief of Staff

Juan joined RETV in 2018. Prior to joining RETV, Juan worked as a Business Consultant at Applied Predictive Technologies in Washington, D.C. and as a Chef in Park City. Juan holds a B.A. in Economics from Dartmouth College. He has lived in eleven cities across six different countries, and is an avid home cook and outdoorsman.

Lee Pantuso

CFO

Lee has 20 years of experience as a venture capital firm CFO and has shepherded two venture-backed start-ups to successful exits. Lee graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.S. in Accounting and earned her MBA from the University of Denver. She is a Certified Public Accountant in California (inactive). Lee is a huge tennis and football fan and loves European travel.

Strategic Advisors

Andrew Wiener

MD, MAXX PROPERTIES

Bhavnesh Jaraim

CIO, BOARDWALK

Brad Chambers

CEO, BUCKINGHAM

Brandy Daniel

VP, BH MANAGEMENT

Chase Watson

VP, MAXUS PROPERTIES

Christian Taylor

VP, KINGSETT CAPITAL

Dana Hamilton

PARTNER, PRETIUM PARTNERS

Ed Lange

CEO, MAXX PROPERTIES

James Kane

SVP, STARWOOD

Jerry Davis

COO, UDR

Jim Dobbie

EVP, HUNT COMPANIES

Joanna Zabriskie

President, BH MANAGEMENT

John Burkart

SEVP, ESSEX

Keith Kimmel

EVP, AIMCO

Kristina Howe

SVP, AIMCO

Larry Goodman

COO, PINNACLE

Mark Garber

VP, KINGSETT CAPITAL

Matthew Hunt

MANAGING PARTNER, HUNT COMPANIES

Patrick Klein

CTO, ESSEX

Robin Vaughn

PRESIDENT, HUNT COMPANIES

Scott Moore

CIO, CORTLAND

Scott Wesson

CIO, UDR

Shawn Mahoney

CIO, & CTO, GID

Steve Lamberti

PRESIDENT, STARWOOD MULTIFAMILY PARTNERS

Warren Davis

SVP, MAA

Contact Us

136 Heber Ave, Suite 304
Park City, UT 84060

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