Brian Murdy Joins Berkshire as Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Management

BOSTON, MA — July 20, 2016 — Berkshire Residential Investments announced Brian Murdy joined the firm as Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Management. In this role, he will oversee both the Portfolio Management and Portfolio Performance Reporting functions of the company.

“As Berkshire continues to grow and evolve, being a dedicated steward to our clients and their investments has remained a steady focus for us,” stated Berkshire CEO Chuck Leitner. “We are excited to have Brian join the Berkshire team and bring his vast experience to such an important role within the company.”

Prior to returning to his investment advisory roots by joining Berkshire, Brian served as Senior Vice President/National Director of Investment Sales for Institutional Property Advisors (IPA), a division of Marcus & Millichap. Murdy has over 30 years of experience in the real estate investment industry, including 13 years at Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers, where he served as the inaugural portfolio manager for Cornerstone Patriot Fund, a diversified open-end property fund.

About Berkshire Residential Investments
Berkshire is a real estate investment management company primarily known for its multifamily investment and operational experience.  In addition to deploying capital through equity, debt and development in the multifamily arena, Berkshire invests in opportunistic ventures in other real estate sectors through its Venture Investments group. Over more than four decades, Berkshire’s team of industry leaders has gained a reputation for being able to identify opportunities and effectively manage through various economic environments, establishing a long-term track record of solid performance based on thoughtful, leading edge strategies, and operational experience. The Company has experience in disciplines including acquisitions, portfolio and property management, debt, development and redevelopment. Berkshire, a registered investment advisor, is headquartered in Boston and has offices in Atlanta, New York, Baltimore, Dallas, Houston and San Francisco.  As of March 31, 2016, Berkshire had approximately $6.3 billion in real estate assets under management.  For more information on Berkshire, please visit


John Dobroski

Berkshire Residential Investments