About Jody Kriss
Jody Kriss is the founder of Kriss Capital LLC, a boutique real estate investment and development firm based in NYC. Jody is a prolific and experienced developer, owner/operator, and lender.
Kriss Capital provides debt capital to real estate developers and owner/operators through its venture with a $700 million discretionary fund. Kriss has also completed over a dozen development projects as a sponsor including hundreds of condo units in NYC ranging the spectrum from adaptive re-use of an East Village synagogue and UWS landmark buildings to development of a NYC skyscraper. He’s also successfully assembled and exited a portfolio of income-producing commercial and residential buildings across Connecticut.
Directly after his undergraduate education, Jody Kriss began working as an Analyst and Project Manager for the Athena Group, helping to develop high-end real estate in Manhattan. The first property he worked on, 838 Fifth Avenue, was the first condominium to reach $2,000 per square foot in 1999. Jody also worked at APC Realty Advisors, an investment banking firm where he contributed to a multitude of projects, including the conversion of a 100,000 square foot condominium in Tribeca.
About Kriss Capital, LLC
Kriss Capital LLC has earned a reputation for being capable of supporting developers and investors in the successful execution of challenging projects. Kriss Capital uses its deep experience in real estate development and operations to provide sponsors capital solutions that more traditional lenders can’t offer.
The locations we’re currently seeking to finance projects in are within driving distance of NYC. Jody Kriss and his work with ERP has been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Financial Times, NY Daily News, NY Post, Mansion Global and many other media outlets.
Jody Kriss’ success has been the result of hard work, commitment to collaboration, and a tenacious pursuit of excellence. His professional accomplishments are numerous and yet his finest work is still ahead of him.