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Jerry Swartz

Chairman Emeritus

Jerry Swartz’s illustrious career in commercial real estate began in 1970 at Sonnenblick-Goldman. In 1975, Jerry decided to strike out on his own, founding Pergolis & Swartz Associates, a mortgage and real estate syndication firm. During his 35-year tenure, he built a reputable and trusted firm, facilitating billions of dollars in transitions in mortgage origination and related services. In 2011, he co-founded HKS Real Estate Advisors, where he continued his successful journey in CRE. Jerry’s expertise spans various forms of lending, equity participation, and real estate development, making him a versatile asset to the team. His extensive experience includes investments in industrial properties, condo conversions, hospitality, multifamily development, and shopping centers.

Phone: (212) 254-1600 x107

Email: jswartz@hks.com