Matlof_RichardRichard Matlof is involved with the management of Housing Trust Group’s property development, property management and accounting/finance activities.

Mr. Matlof has a broad-based background in managing real estate development and finance activities in the hospitality and residential property industries. Prior to joining Housing Trust Group in early 2006, he served as Executive Vice President for Peebles Atlantic Development Corporation where he was responsible for the development of the 420-room Royal Palm Hotel on South Beach and the luxurious 112-unit Residences at The Bath Club condominium project in Miami Beach.

He was with Renaissance Hotels for 14 years, most recently as Vice President of Real Estate and Development where he was responsible for a portfolio of over 40 Renaissance Hotels located in North America. Earlier, he was the Division Vice President of Operations and Development for the South Pacific Region and managed a portfolio of 7 hotels.

Mr. Matlof is a Certified Management Accountant and has a Finance Degree from the University of Missouri, Columbia and has lived in South Florida since 1992.