Blue Heron was founded by Ron Strom and Maurice Malfatti in 2011 and is based in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Blue Heron team averages over 20 years of experience in portfolio and asset management, real estate investment, finance, development, construction and consulting. The team’s experience encompasses a broad range of property types, including multifamily, mixed-use, office and retail, and a track record that demonstrates a history of successfully investing in and operating across various economic cycles. The team’s diverse background, including those with deep local ties to the region and those who chose to relocate to the area, provides balanced perspective and best-in-class industry practices to make investments that protect and grow investors’ capital.