Marc Tavakoli is the founder and principal of MDT Properties. Marc has been engaged in real estate investment, development and management since 2002 and has been involved in over $500M in real estate transaction across the U.S. Marc has invested in and/or developed residential, retail, office and auto-use properties. Since 2007 Marc has focused on multifamily investment and development. Prior to becoming a real estate professional, Marc practiced law in New York and Los Angeles. Marc received his B.A. in Business Economics from UCLA with Honors in 1996 and his law degree from Columbia University School of Law in 1999. Marc is a broker licensed by CA Bureau of Real Estate. He is a Cabinet Member of the Real Estate and Construction Division of the Los Angeles Jewish Federation, former President of the BLQ Pico Blvd. Business Improvement District and former Board Member of the Pico Union Project. Marc has been married to his wife, Desiree, since 2007, and they have three children, Talia, Julian and Sasha.