(ATLANTA, GEORGIA. April 20th, 2021) – Vista Realty Partners (“VISTA”), the leading Atlanta-based real estate investment company, has appointed two regional partners to its expanding leadership team. The announcement marks the first phase of the group’s Southeast expansion plan, with additional regions on the horizon.
Brett Gelsomino, formerly of ZOM, has partnered with VISTA founder & CEO Eduard de Guardiola, to open a new office in Florida. Gelsomino will oversee all operations of VISTA’s new Florida office, including site selection, design, financing, development and construction management, asset management, and ultimately disposition throughout the State. Throughout his career, Brett has developed over 2,500 multifamily and senior living units across multiple markets, at a cost value of over $1 billion.
“VISTA is fortunate to bring on as a new regional partner for Florida, someone as experienced and knowledgeable about the Florida multifamily market as Brett Gelsomino. Brett’s expertise will position VISTA to quickly establish itself as a successful development firm in this fast-growing State.”
Eduard de Guardiola, Founder & CEO of Vista Realty Partners.
Michael Neyhart, former Director of Investments at VISTA has been promoted to Managing Director & Regional Partner. In his new role, Neyhart will oversee all operations of VISTA’S Multi-Family platform in the Atlanta office.
Michael’s responsibilities will include site selection, architectural and engineering design, development, construction management, finance, asset management and disposition throughout the Georgia & Alabama region. During his tenure at VISTA, Michael has played a central role in the acquisition and development of over 4,500 units, with a total capitalization exceeding $600 million.
“For the past eight years, Michael has worked side-by-side with me as we have successfully executed over 20 multi-family projects in Atlanta. He is a proven and skilled developer, rightly poised to assume his new leadership role.” – Eduard de Guardiola