Garth Erdossy is a Senior Managing Director for the Southern California division of Trammell Crow Residential. Based in Carlsbad, he is responsible for managing all aspects of the business within the region including site selection and acquisition, team building, securing project entitlements, project design, construction oversight, management of all development related activities, and project capitalization.
Garth was a co-founder, President and Managing Partner for GLJ Partners, a Southern California-based multifamily development and construction company, which was founded in 2007 with Leonard Wood. Garth and his partners at GLJ merged the company with TCR in July 2012. Including his tenure with GLJ and previous tenure with TCR, Garth has been with the company for over 15 years.
Prior to forming GLJ Partners, he partnered with Curt Olson to form Nexus Residential Communities Inc. NRC developed and constructed attached for-sale and for-rent product. As President and CEO, he oversaw all acquisition, development and construction of projects in Southern California.
Over his career, Garth had capitalized and developed over 10,000 multifamily units worth well over $3 billion. Garth developed over 1,000 hotel rooms (Homegate Hospitality) and was responsible for the acquisition and rehabilitation of over 1,300 multifamily units in the western United States. Garth started and ran two of Trammell Crow Residential’s development and construction companies in the Rocky Mountain and Southern California regions. BRE, a San Francisco-based REIT, acquired the business from Garth and his partners for approximately $600 million in November 1997.
Garth received a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in Finance and Real Estate from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina. He is Chairman of the Transit Oriented Development Council at the Urban Land Institute and is an active member of the National Housing Council.
This overview is designed to introduce Crow Holdings and its various operating companies. Crow Holdings Capital is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager to the Crow Holdings Capital Funds. Maple Capital Management, L.L.C. is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager of the Crow Holdings Industrial Build-to-Hold Fund. Crow Holdings Capital, Trammell Crow Residential and Crow Holdings Industrial are operated separately and independently from one another with separate senior leadership and investment committees.