Eli Castronova
Eli CastronovaSenior Vice President
Eli’s current focus is to consult with owners, developers, and investors to analyze investment properties for sale, as well as provide a capital markets solution for Velocity Retail’s clients.

As the former EVP and Principal of The Aspen Group, a prominent development company, Eli secured over $500MM in debt and equity financing for retail, office, residential, multi-family, and master planned community land. During his career he has been involved in acquiring, entitling, developing, leasing and selling over 30 projects exceeding $1 Billion in transaction value. His retail segment activities ran the gamut across grocery, power and lifestyle centers, to pharmacy anchored and free-standing retail projects. His experience spans several real estate cycles and provides insight and foresight to all levels of retail transactions.

A graduate of Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, where he earned a B.A. in Accounting and Finance, Castronova brings valuable corporate and real estate financing experience from having worked earlier in his career as a Credit Analyst & Account Associate in the Commercial Financing Division at Wells Fargo Bank based in Southern, California and later as a Senior Vice President at Land Advisors Capital, one of the largest land brokerage advisory firms in the United States. Eli is a 30-year veteran of the finance and real estate industries.

VELOCITY RETAIL GROUP

2415 E Camelback Road, Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85016

Phone: 602-682-8175

Web: velocityretail.com

My Recent Blog Articles

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Experienced Investment Team Joins Velocity Retail Group

November 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Experienced Investment Team Joins Velocity Retail Group

Velocity Retail Group announces two industry veterans have joined the firm's Investment Advisory Group. Greg Abbott, Vice President, formerly with CBRE has 27 years of Metro Phoenix retail real estate

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NAIOP-AZ Retail Market Leader Series

September 17th, 2019|Comments Off on NAIOP-AZ Retail Market Leader Series

The Past, Present & Future of Retail Five retail industry icons spoke during an engaging presentation to discuss how retail has evolved in Phoenix from the 1960s through today. Dave