Why Us?

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Projects We Like

  • Properties in good locations with strong population growth

  • Up-and-coming Neighborhoods in urban areas

  • Interior/Exterior needs a refreshed look & feel

  • Apartments with below market rents

Benefits of Investing Locally

  • As an investor, you can visit the property in person to monitor it’s progress

  • Local investment improves the neighborhoods we live in

  • Direct investment that cuts out the middle man

Why we keep debt levels low

  • We are able to generate cash flow for shareholders while still paying debt payments

  • Having too much debt could bias when a property needs to be sold

  • Reduces risk of loan default

Meet Our Team

We believe that people of all income levels ought to be able to invest in commercial real estate.

Since these projects are in our neighborhoods, we can keep our investment dollars local and improve the communities where we live and work.

Jamison Manwaring

Jamison Manwaring is Co-founder and CEO of Neighborhood Ventures. Prior to Neighborhood Ventures, he served as the Vice President of Investor Relations at LifeLock and assisted the company in its successful sell to Symantec in February of 2017. Prior to LifeLock, Jamison was a technology analyst at Goldman Sachs where he participated in over a dozen software IPOs including Tableau, Alarm.com and LifeLock. Jamison graduated from the University of Utah with a BS in Finance.

John Kobierowski

John Kobierowski is Co-founder and President of Real Estate at Neighborhood Ventures. John has over 25 years of commercial real estate experience. During his career he has personally closed over 1,400 multifamily transactions, developed over 800 condominium units and has owned over 1,000 apartment units, homes and condos. He is currently Senior Managing Partner and Co-Founder of ABI Multifamily. Prior, he was a founding adviser of Hendricks & Partners (Berkadia.) John graduated from Arizona State University.

Rocky Petersen

Rocky is Lead Designer for Neighborhood Ventures. She also spearheads the company’s marketing and branding. Before joining the team, she owned her own design firm, working throughout Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. She has extensive real estate experience and holds an active Realtor license in Arizona. She has honed her skills at branding and marketing through her previous entrepreneur ventures in music and high end clothing retail. She graduated with degrees in English Literature and Political Science from Arizona State University.

Sake Finau

Sake is Design Manager at Neighborhood Ventures where he is responsible for developing design strategies, coordinating building efforts and managing investor communication. Before joining Neighborhood Ventures he ran a full service, residential interior design firm based in Salt Lake City, UT. He prides himself on his attention to detail, obsession with quality and love for local craftspeople. Sake graduated from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh with a diploma in residential planning.

Daniel Koenig

Daniel produces the video content for Neighborhood Ventures. Prior to joining Neighborhood Ventures, Daniel spent several years working on feature and commercial productions in Arizona. His previous documentary work has earned him numerous awards including a 2018 Telly Award. Daniel Received his Bachelors degree in Broadcasting from the University of Oklahoma.

Jon Miller

Jon produces video, graphics, and other digital content for Neighborhood Ventures. Before joining the team, he worked as a freelance content creator who specialized in brand management for NFL players. His previous work ranges from creating YouTube videos to social media management, and the writing & production of a children’s book, all done for the brands of professional athletes. Jon Stresses the importance of humor and thinking outside the box when creating content.

Heidi Butler

Heidi is a Financial Analyst at Neighborhood Ventures. Before joining Neighborhood Ventures, Heidi was a Key Note Speaker in a national conference about improving education in our public schools. Worked at Deseret Book for 5 years as an assistant manager. She also studied finance for 2 years at Brigham Young University–Idaho.

Colby Butler

Colby is a Web Designer for Neighborhood Ventures. Before joining, Colby worked as a Business Developer working with Marketing Executives. Colby has studied Computer Science and Web Coding and Designing at Brigham Young University of Idaho and in Phoenix, AZ.