Brian Bowis joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2016 and serves as a Managing Director of the debt and structured finance group in the Century City office. Mr. Bowis focuses on debt and equity placement for multihousing assets, along with investment sales of stabilized assets and development sites.
Mr. Bowis was previously the Vice President of finance at NMS Properties, one of the largest private developers of multihousing properties in Los Angeles. In that role, he was directly responsible for the closing of debt and equity transactions with a total value of more than $550 million. His role also included acquisitions, dispositions, underwriting, retail leasing, and asset management. Mr. Bowis oversaw the acquisition of more than $120 million of multihousing investment and development properties.
Prior to joining NMS, Mr. Bowis was a senior producer with Freddie Mac Multifamily in Los Angeles. A consistent Top Producer on a national level, Mr. Bowis closed over $4 billion in total volume, with more than 300 transactions throughout all major markets in the Western United States. Prior to Freddie Mac, Mr. Bowis was an originator for Meridian Capital Group, a Fannie Mae DUS lender.
Mr. Bowis holds a California real estate broker's license and a Bachelor of Arts degree from The University of Vermont.