Matthew Rieger, Esq.
President and CEO
Matthew Rieger is a principal and serves as the President and CEO for Housing Trust Group, the parent company of various affiliated real estate companies. HTG has developed more than 4,000 units of multi-family housing and has completed real estate transactions that exceed more than $2 billion in commercial, land and residential developments across Florida, the Southeastern United States and Arizona. Prior to joining Housing Trust Group, Matthew was with a large law firm and during his tenure, Matthew was involved in over $1 billion worth of transactions including acquisitions, development, re-financings, and joint ventures in the United States and abroad. Matthew is a native of Miami and is a third-generation Floridian. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association and American Bar Association and earned his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University. Matthew also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography from the University of Florida.
Executive Chairman and Founder
Randy Rieger is the Founder and Chairman of Housing Trust Group, a multi-faceted real estate development company that develops, owns, and manages properties throughout the United States. Housing Trust Group and its related entities specialize in the development of multi-family rental communities, affordable multi-family rentals, multi-family student housing communities, commercial developments and multi-family housing sales. The company has developed, acquired, owned and managed several thousand units nationwide and is headquartered in Coconut Grove, Florida.
Chief Operating Officer
Jordan Tolman is the Chief Operating Officer of Housing Trust Group (“HTG”) an award-winning vertically integrated developer of affordable housing across the country. Jordan is responsible for overseeing the overall business operations and strategy for the growth and success of HTG. Jordan oversees Construction, Management, Operations and Development at HTG. He is results driven, and cultivates teamwork in all aspects of the business. Prior to joining HTG, Jordan acted as a Principal of a real estate development company headquartered in New York City. Before that, Jordan was a partner of two law firms where he represented numerous clients in diverse legal areas such as: drafting and negotiation of construction contracts and consulting agreements, commercial and residential leasing, and building management. Jordan represented developers, owners, and management companies in all facets of the development cycle. Jordan is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned a bachelor’s degree, and The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law where he earned a Juris Doctor degree (J.D.).
Mario Robaina II
Chief Financial Officer
Mario Robaina has over 25 years of experience in Finance in Real Estate, Investment Banking and Private Equity focused primarily on structured and project-based finance. At HTG Mr. Robaina is responsible for accounting, budgeting and forecasting, strategic planning, cash management and asset management for the entire HTG enterprise. Joining HTG in 2015 as EVP of Development Finance, he was primarily responsible for structuring, modeling, underwriting, negotiating and closing of a variety of multi-family 9% and 4% LIHTC developments. In addition, he has been involved as the Asset Manager of a portion of HTG’s Operating Portfolio. Prior to joining HTG, he closed over $1 billion in all manner of new construction, redevelopment and refinancing real estate transactions including condominium, market-rate rental, LIHTC rental, commercial, office and industrial developments. Mr. Robaina received his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University and holds an MBA from the University of Miami focusing on Finance and Management.
Humberto "Bert" Del Valle
Executive Vice President of Construction
General Contractor with over twenty-five years of experience in both residential and commercial/industrial construction. Responsible for over $200 million dollars in development and construction projects. Proficient in scheduling, coordinating, and team building, through all facets of construction from land acquisition/development to obtaining the Certificate of Occupancy. Bert holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Florida International University, as well as a General Contractors License, Master Plumbing License, and Real Estate Broker’s License in the state of Florida.
Executive Vice President of Development
Rodrigo brings over 10 years of experience in developing affordable housing developments in Florida and more than 10 years of affordable housing developments in Venezuela, where he was involved in the development of more than 5,000 affordable dwelling units, including a homeless housing community for orphaned children. As Executive Vice President of Development, Rodrigo has been involved in site identification, contract negotiation, financial underwriting, project management, design oversight, and structuring of debt and equity for over 1,000 affordable housing units. During his time at HTG Rodrigo has been successful in financing developments with state and local Bonds, Low-Income Housing Tax Credits, Florida’s State Apartments Incentive Loan, FHLB’s AHP program, private, HUD and Freddie Mac financing, project-based Section 8 vouchers and other state and local funds. Rodrigo holds an L.L.M. in Real Property Development from the University of Miami. He is also attorney, a graduate of UCAB and a member of the Venezuelan Bar Association.
Senior Vice President of Finance
Al has 30 years of experience in the finance and accounting sectors for private and public companies. Prior to joining Housing Trust Group, he was the Chief Financial Officer of The Easton Group, a commercial real estate broker, property owner, and manager. Previously he was the Chief Accounting Officer for The Related Group, the largest multifamily condominium and apartment builder in the country. He started his accounting career with General Development Corporation as a senior accountant. Al is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Accounting from Florida International University.