Travis Pacoe
Travis Pacoe has been continuously involved in real estate since 1990 and has both brokered and invested in nearly every property type, including apartment projects, retail and industrial real estate. Travis is responsible for origination of potential transactions; negotiation of transaction terms; marketing oversight; and due diligence oversight.

Travis’ completed transactions total in excess of $900 million, including properties valued in excess of $350 million that he has acquired as an investor and general partner through various partnerships he has formed. He has been an active principal in the acquisition of multifamily and commercial real estate since 1994 and as an owner has extensive experience in the management of multifamily and commercial properties.

Travis brings his extensive history as a principal investor to bear in completing every property purchase, including extensive transaction management experience, negotiation of relevant documentation and effective navigation through all due diligence matters; accurate valuation of many property types in numerous regions or submarkets; and origination and structuring of a wide variety of financing instruments.

Travis has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a dual emphasis in Real Estate & Urban Land Economics and Finance from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley, CA, class of 1991.

Chi Nguyen

Chi is our Marketing Coordinator who is responsible for developing and executing our marketing strategy on market outreach. Chi helps make sure that our potential customers are increasingly more aware of the Polaris brand and all of its properties on the market. Chi has great project management skills and consistently deliver high quality results on schedule. She also works as our in-house Photographer and Graphics Designer to create original designs and templates for our property websites and marketing brochures.

Chi was originally from Vietnam. She has studied and worked in 3 different countries over the past few years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Global Marketing from University of Huddersfield, UK in 2013. And in 2015, she graduated from Hult University, San Francisco with a master’s degree in International Marketing. She speaks Vietnamese and English.

Ron Abta

Ron Abta has over 15 years of residential real estate experience, having completed in excess of $1B in transactions as both a broker and investor. He brings multifamily management and remodeling experience to the team, having actively overseen the maintenance, renovation, and financing of multi-unit apartment units and residential properties throughout his career. Ron is responsible for investor relations, marketing oversight, and general transaction management for acquisitions and financing.

He has been involved in the structuring and management of numerous real estate general partnerships. He has also been involved in almost every type of residential purchase over his career, whether it be multifamily assets, tenancy-in-common interests, or single family dwellings. He brings a wide breadth of experience to the team as both an investor, as well as operator of multifamily properties. He has consistently managed to completion a very high number of transactions annually for many years.

He has intimate knowledge of the financing side of real estate transactions, having worked as a financial analyst at Morgan Stanley and as a product manager at iOwn.com, one of the first internet mortgage brokers (acquired by CitiMortgage). He holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics with a minor in Business Administration at University of California Berkeley in Berkeley, CA, class of 1993, as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Stanford University Graduate School of Business, Stanford, CA, class of 1999.

Chase Armada

Chase Armada is a Legal Assistant at Polaris Real Estate Partners. Prior to joining Polaris, he worked in political consulting, city government as well as for a non-profit organization. From monitoring legal claims to ensuring the needs of our investors are met, Chase aides in the general efficiency and alacrity of our office. Apart from responsibilities related to our corporate office, he also helps to oversee the implementation of various social and community programs at properties across our portfolio.

Chase has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

Meagan Biagini
Meagan Biagini is our Corporate Accounting Analyst and Bookkeeper at Polaris Real Estate Partners. Meagan handles our accounts payable as well as receivables on all corporate levels. Meagan also plays a major role in property level coordination of entity requirements and management. Prior to joining Polaris she was involved in investment management, financial planning and outsourced accounting.

Meagan specializes in preparing asset, liability, and capital account management and analysis, as well as analyzing financial options through careful risk and benefit options. With her careful analytical mind as well as precise computational skills, she is able to perform elite auditing and financial transactions for total transparency and accuracy.

Travis Pacoe
Travis Pacoe has been continuously involved in real estate since 1990 and has both brokered and invested in nearly every property type, including apartment projects, retail and industrial real estate. Travis is responsible for origination of potential transactions; negotiation of transaction terms; marketing oversight; and due diligence oversight.

Travis’ completed transactions total in excess of $900 million, including properties valued in excess of $350 million that he has acquired as an investor and general partner through various partnerships he has formed. He has been an active principal in the acquisition of multifamily and commercial real estate since 1994 and as an owner has extensive experience in the management of multifamily and commercial properties.

Travis brings his extensive history as a principal investor to bear in completing every property purchase, including extensive transaction management experience, negotiation of relevant documentation and effective navigation through all due diligence matters; accurate valuation of many property types in numerous regions or submarkets; and origination and structuring of a wide variety of financing instruments.

Travis has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a dual emphasis in Real Estate & Urban Land Economics and Finance from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley, CA, class of 1991.

Ron Abta

Ron Abta has over 15 years of residential real estate experience, having completed in excess of $1B in transactions as both a broker and investor. He brings multifamily management and remodeling experience to the team, having actively overseen the maintenance, renovation, and financing of multi-unit apartment units and residential properties throughout his career. Ron is responsible for investor relations, marketing oversight, and general transaction management for acquisitions and financing.

He has been involved in the structuring and management of numerous real estate general partnerships. He has also been involved in almost every type of residential purchase over his career, whether it be multifamily assets, tenancy-in-common interests, or single family dwellings. He brings a wide breadth of experience to the team as both an investor, as well as operator of multifamily properties. He has consistently managed to completion a very high number of transactions annually for many years.

He has intimate knowledge of the financing side of real estate transactions, having worked as a financial analyst at Morgan Stanley and as a product manager at iOwn.com, one of the first internet mortgage brokers (acquired by CitiMortgage). He holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics with a minor in Business Administration at University of California Berkeley in Berkeley, CA, class of 1993, as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Stanford University Graduate School of Business, Stanford, CA, class of 1999.

Chi Nguyen

Chi is our Marketing Coordinator who is responsible for developing and executing our marketing strategy on market outreach. Chi helps make sure that our potential customers are increasingly more aware of the Polaris brand and all of its properties on the market. Chi has great project management skills and consistently deliver high quality results on schedule. She also works as our in-house Photographer and Graphics Designer to create original designs and templates for our property websites and marketing brochures.

Chi was originally from Vietnam. She has studied and worked in 3 different countries over the past few years. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Global Marketing from University of Huddersfield, UK in 2013. And in 2015, she graduated from Hult University, San Francisco with a master’s degree in International Marketing. She speaks Vietnamese and English.

Chase Armada

Chase Armada is a Legal Assistant at Polaris Real Estate Partners. Prior to joining Polaris, he worked in political consulting, city government as well as for a non-profit organization. From monitoring legal claims to ensuring the needs of our investors are met, Chase aides in the general efficiency and alacrity of our office. Apart from responsibilities related to our corporate office, he also helps to oversee the implementation of various social and community programs at properties across our portfolio.

Chase has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

Meagan Biagini
Meagan Biagini is our Corporate Accounting Analyst and Bookkeeper at Polaris Real Estate Partners. Meagan handles our accounts payable as well as receivables on all corporate levels. Meagan also plays a major role in property level coordination of entity requirements and management. Prior to joining Polaris she was involved in investment management, financial planning and outsourced accounting.

Meagan specializes in preparing asset, liability, and capital account management and analysis, as well as analyzing financial options through careful risk and benefit options. With her careful analytical mind as well as precise computational skills, she is able to perform elite auditing and financial transactions for total transparency and accuracy.

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Polaris Sells Aero Apartments

Polaris Sells Aero Apartments

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (SEPTEMBER 2020) — Polaris Real Estate Partners, principal investors and managers of multifamily properties in the mid-western and central United States, has sold the Aero Apartments in Ft. Worth, TX. This sale is the eleventh full-cycle capital...

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2020 New Year Message

2020 New Year Message

Happy New Year! As we enter into a new year that marks the start of a new decade, it is necessary to reflect upon the achievements and challenges of the past decade as well as look forward and set goals for the decade to come.