Ted Farry is the President of Conatus Real Estate, a California Real Estate Brokerage focused on empowering its clients by aligning them with Single Family Rental Investment Properties nationwide.
President, Conatus Real Estate
Ted Farry is the President of Conatus Real Estate, a California Real Estate Brokerage focused on empowering its clients by aligning them with Single Family Rental Investment Properties nationwide. He has guided his high net worth clients in the purchase of over 1,000 Single Family Rental Properties and specializes in the achievement of significant increases in income for existing investor clients utilizing the 1031 exchange mechanism to simultaneously allow the deferment of capital gains tax.
Over nearly five years Ted served as the Senior Vice President of Acquisitionsand as the Head of Operations for True Investments, the single family rental investment platform of a Newport Beach, CA based family office. True Investments is a leading institutional investor in the affordable single family rental investment space. Because of a strong desire to bring his institutional experience working with the largest of single family rental investors to 1031 buyers, Ted shifted focus to Conatus Real Estate to provide his clients of all sizes with the tools utilized by the most sophisticated investors of single family rental property.
Throughout his career Ted has worked primarily in some industry segment aligned with Single Family Residential Property. A strong foundation was built early on as an entrepreneur providing construction services to luxury homeowners and spec developers in Manhattan Beach, CA. Ted emboldened his negotiation prowess working as a Trade Agent with a fortune 500 homebuilder, Richmond American Homes, negotiating contracts with each of the 39 trades involved in building a community of homes at a time. Roots of a deep background in analyticscan be traced to a position held in CMBS securitization immersed in Wall Street caliber quantitative analytics modeling of a platform that issued over $6B in bonds during tenure. The consummate Single Family Rental Background is rounded out by distressed asset acquisition expertise gained pricing large non-performing loan pools in an analytics capacity and on the ground advisement of REO assets in Major US markets in an Asset Management capacity for a $1B+ non-performing loan fund, Arch Bay Capital.
In a professional career spanning to the turn of the century, Ted has also advised startups in a myriad of industries as well as providing quantitative analytics leadership in several projects as a consultant to clients of all sizes. Ted earned an MBA from Pepperdine University with an emphasis in finance and achieved a BA from Linfield College in Mathematics and Philosophy. Ted is licensed as a California State Real Estate Broker BRE #01904984.
When not hunting for yield in single family rental investment properties, Ted enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, dog and cat at their home in Newport Beach, CA, mountain biking the Southern California coastal ranges, surfing less than he’d like to, and snowboarding on an annual mountain trip to Park City, UT.
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