Founders

​​Dennis Cisterna III currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Guardian Residential, guiding the firm's investment strategy and growth. One of the most well-known executives in the SFR investment sector, he previously served as the CEO of Investability Solutions, a vertically-integrated service provider to institutional real estate investors. Prior to Investability Solutions, he was Managing Director of FirstKey Lending, where he completed the first ever multi-borrower securitization in the SFR rental sector and led their origination team to more than $600 Million in closed loans in less than two years. Prior to FirstKey, he was a SVP at Johnson Capital, where he worked with Blackstone to create B2R Finance, another top lending in the SFR rental sector. Dennis has completed more than $3 Billion in real estate transactions including more than $750 Million within the SFR investment sector. Mr Cisterna graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from Sand Diego State University.

Fred Lewis  founded the The Dominion Group in 2002.  The Dominion Group is comprised of Dominion Properties, a fix/flip renovation company, RE entities containing about 600 single family rental units in the Baltimore area, Dominion Financial, a private lender that will originate over $100 Million this calendar year 2017, and Dominion Management, a specialized property manager that manages over 700 SFHs in the Baltimore area.  Fred provides daily strategic oversight in all The Dominion Group companies with a special focus on operations and fundraising.  Fred subscribes to the philosophy that in order be successful long term, you must provide real value to your clients. For Dominion, this includes our private lending borrowers, our fix/flip homeowner buyers, and our residents (tenants).   

​​​​​​Jack BeVier has been a Partner at The Dominion Group since 2008. Since joining the Dominion Group Jack has worked in nearly every aspect of Dominion’s businesses including acquisitions, construction, property management, marketing, sales, and business development. Jack has been responsible for the purchase of over 1,500 single family real estate investment deals and has helped make Dominion Financial Services a private lender that will provide over $100 Million in private loans this year. 

Robert Nickell is an active real estate investor and President of Investor Virtual Assistant Services. His primary role is overseeing all aspects of driving the business including sales, marketing, customer service, team building and forecasting. An expert in team systems and outsourcing, Robert has helped over 1,000 real estate investors leverage virtual assistants across all 50 states and 6 countries.

Danny Kattan is a principal with Property Investment Advisors (PIA) a real estate investment company specializing in Single Family Residences (SFR) and Multi-Family properties in South Florida. PIA has been purchasing SFR since 2009 and its portfolio has grown to over 750 Units (SFR and Small and Medium Multifamily). Danny is the founder of Idea Group and has been instrumental in the launch of an internet services company, an advanced telecommunications company, and a biotechnology company. Also, Danny is the director of “Shiny Objects” of the Real Investor Roundtable (RIR).

Advisory Board