Eli Weisblum joined Ariel Property Advisors in 2018 and currently serves as Director of Capital Services. Mr. Weisblum’s core focus is origination and brokerage for debt placement and equity structures, with a focus on multifamily, mixed-use, retail, construction, healthcare and hospitality properties across the U.S., including financing for both acquisitions and refinancing.
His personal approach with clients and strong work ethic have helped him build an enviable portfolio. In his time at Ariel, Mr. Weisblum has notably succeeded in working with national investors to navigate complex markets and secure mutually beneficial partnerships with both large and boutique lenders. In 2019, he was voted to New York Real Estate Journal’s “Ones to Watch.”
Previously, Mr. Weisblum worked at Eastern Union Funding, where he arranged financing for more than $50 million in loans within six months of being promoted to broker. Prior to that, he worked at Citibank, where in 2016 he was named one of Citibank’s Top 5 bankers, having closed more than $100 million in loans throughout the year.
He is dedicated to various charities and organizations, including AIPAC, The Lone Soldier Center, FIDF and B’lev Echad. He is also involved with Legion Self-Defense and Kaboom, a national organization that builds playgrounds in cities around the country.
Mr. Weisblum earned a degree in Economics from Queens College. He lives on the South Shore of Long Island, where he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids. He can be reached at 212.544.9500 ext. 41 or via email at email@example.com.