Matt Fiascone, president of The Habitat Company, has led a full range of real estate development and investment activities for more than 30 years. Since joining The Habitat Company in 2011, Matt has been instrumental in strategizing, executing and managing capital events including development joint ventures, recapitalization of existing ventures and acquisitions. Matt has also established new relationships for both debt and equity, as well as strategic partnerships.
As president he leads the creation and integration of the vision and growth of Habitat. During his tenure he has overseen the expansion of the company’s footprint and assets under management with a focus on continuously enhancing the company’s culture for its team members, partners and residents.
Previously, Matt served as senior vice president for Inland Real Estate Development Corporation, where he originated and implemented real estate transactions involving assets valued at over $1 billion and negotiated and managed equity joint ventures.
Matt serves as vice chairman of the Board of Directors of Inland Bank and Trust, a member of the Advisory Board for PSP Investments’ Downsview Development in Toronto, Ontario and a member of the Board of Directors of The Illinois Energy Conservation Authority NFP. He is also a member of Lambda Alpha (a Land Economics Honorary Society), the Urban Land Institute and the National Multifamily Housing Council. Matt has been a frequent speaker and panelist for industry events. In addition, he is a licensed real estate broker in Illinois, Florida, Wisconsin and Missouri.
Matt has a bachelor’s degree in business and economics from Bradley University.