Mr. Hagerman is the President and founder of Easy Street Capital. Mr. Hagerman’s efforts focus on capital sourcing, strategy, and overall economic performance of Easy Street Capital, LLC.
Over the past 15 years Mr. Hagerman has created residential investment, brokerage, construction, and escrow companies that have completed transactions valued over $1 billion. Mr. Hagerman has acquired, renovated, and sold over 2,500 residential assets and established residential offices in markets throughout Texas, California, and Arizona.
Mr. Hagerman began his career with Buchanan Street Partners, a commercial real estate private equity firm based in Newport Beach, CA. While at Buchanan he was involved in the structure and capitalization of over $1 billion worth of residential, multi-family, retail, office, industrial, and hotel transactions. Mr. Hagerman has over 15 years of structured finance and lending experience and has arranged all types of capitalizations including construction financing, bridge debt, permanent loans, mezzanine debt and joint venture equity.
Mr. Hagerman graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Kansas. Mr. Hagerman is a licensed California Real Estate Broker and is involved with non-profits Young Life, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and a board member for the CouldYou organization and Fellowship of Christian Athletes (University of Texas).
Mr. Denton is a Partner at Easy Street Capital. Mr. Denton’s primary responsibilities at Easy Street include origination, underwriting, and investor relations.
Mr. Denton began his career in Los Angeles with Investment Real Estate Associates. At the company Mr. Denton focused on underwriting and selling investment properties including residential, office, and multi-family. He successfully completed the sale of properties valued in excess of $100m.
Over the last 10 years Mr. Denton has been involved with the acquisition, renovation, and disposition of over 1,000 residential assets located in California and Texas. Mr. Denton has inspected and renovated over 500 homes and has experience managing over $30m of residential construction projects. Mr. Denton has developed a large network of residential construction relationships throughout Texas including vendors, contractors, and inspectors. Additionally, Mr. Denton has overseen the origination, funding, and servicing of residential loans totaling over $300m.
Mr. Denton is currently a licensed Texas real estate agent and graduated from the school of Business and Management at Azusa Pacific University.
Mr. Townes is a Partner at Easy Street Capital, overseeing all California operations. His background includes capital raising, portfolio management, asset management, business operations, and software development.
He began his career as an Intelligence Officer in the Marine Corps where he twice deployed to combat operations in Iraq. Following his military career, he spent the next 10 years focused on real estate investments. He built and managed a business platform that successfully invested over $1B of equity in residential and small cap multi family assets across multiple states. Over the last year, Mr. Townes originated and managed a $200M California debt portfolio.
Mr. Townes holds an undergraduate degree from James Madison University where he majored in Computer Information Systems, and an MBA from University of California, Anderson School of Business.