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

American Furniture Warehouse Opens New Store in Katy, TX

August 12th, 2020|Comments Off on American Furniture Warehouse Opens New Store in Katy, TX

Congratulations to American Furniture Warehouse on their most recent opening in Katy, Texas. This new store totals over 350,000 square feet, with about 150,000 square feet as a furniture showroom,

How Retail Change is Changing YOUR Cities

March 9th, 2020|Comments Off on How Retail Change is Changing YOUR Cities

Velocity Retail Group hosted a Retail Briefing and Forecast event for dozens of municipal economic development personnel and clients. The event was geared toward exploring how cities, corporations and building