Simplify Commercial Real Estate.
Casey Panzer is a CRE Investment Professional who founded Basis in 2016. Throughout his career, Casey has worked in every vertical in the CRE industry. Most recently, he was part of the development team for the Faena Group in Miami Beach where he helped secure $300mm in construction financing. Prior to Faena, Casey worked in the Special Resolutions group at Starwood Property Trust where he managed the underwriting and disposition of over 2,000 non-performing loans/REO properties via Auction.com. He also managed the company's underwriting and servicing models.
Casey completed the Web Development Immersive program at General Assembly in New York City where he learned full-stack web development.
Casey is a graduate of the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University with a degree in Finance & Real Estate.
Director of Business Development
RJ Previdi serves as the Director of Business Development at Basis. He leads the company’s sales efforts and strategies to help clients simplify their workflows. RJ was formerly working at CompStak where he used his real estate knowledge and sales experience to climb the ranks of the sales team.
Prior to CompStak, RJ worked on one of the top investment sales teams in the country at Cushman & Wakefield where he was responsible for providing support to senior leadership from start to close on investment sales deals throughout the Tri-state area.
RJ started his real estate career working as an acquisitions analyst at Alliance HSP, where he focused on opportunistic and core plus investments ranging from $5 million to $125 million.
RJ is a graduate of Tulane University with a degree in Finance & Real Estate.
Dean is seasoned real estate finance operations and technology executive. Dean was previously the Head of Investor Services Operations at SunTrust Bank, the Chief Operating Officer at Cohen Financial, and Chief Information Officer at Pillar Financial. Dean provides the team with strategic product direction and enterprise technology knowledge.