Michael Young

Principal

As founder of Princeton Pacific Capital, Mr. Young is an active Real Estate Investor and owner specializing in manufactured housing communities and multiple family dwellings currently controlling 1565 units. Mr. Young was among the first developers in the state of California to bring “stick built” prefab homes in a mobile home park setting in 1984.

In addition, Mr. Young is the owner of Princeton Pacific Properties- a full service Real Estate Brokerage Company originally formed in 1994. Mr. Young personally represents in a brokerage capacity approximately 100 clients per year and has been involved in the brokering of over 3,500 properties since 1990.

Prior to forming Princeton Pacific Properties Mr. Young’s diverse real estate career started after graduating high school being hired by one of the nation’s most well-respected real estate investment services companies: Marcus and Millichap Commercial brokerage. Following the experience of working over a large territory in commercial investment sales Mr. Young decided to focus on Multi Residential Investing and brokering to help clients realize their cash flow asset goals.

Sam Newell

Asset Manager/Partner

Real Estate Investor, Top Producing Broker, Fly Fisherman, Family man. Sam’s passion lies in income-producing real estate.  While attending Brigham Young University studying Construction Management Sam successfully started his own real estate flipping and long term holding company.  As an investor and licensed realtor, Sam has bought and sold and participated in over 350 Million+ in real estate transactions over the past 11 years.  From flipping small homes to developing $35 Million apartment communities, to buying and fixing up existing apartment communities, Sam has vast experience and expertise that has not only benefited his family and partners but many loyal investor clients as well.  Personally, Sam has never made less than a 20% ROI on real estate investments, this is possible through careful planning, research, and execution (and admittedly a little luck and timing). Integrity and expertise are most important to Sam when working with clients and partnerships.

On a personal note, Sam loves the outdoors and the beauty Utah has to offer.  Being a dad to Heidi and Liam is the highlight of his life.  Fly fishing and spending time outdoors and teaching his kids to enjoy these passions as well as charity and hard work are his “WHY”.  Income-producing real estate is what gets Sam out of bed in the morning in order to produce the lifestyle his family deserves. He currently resides in Lehi, Utah (The Silicon Slopes).

Lyndon Hansen

Asset Manager/Partner

Lyndon received his Masters in Accounting  and Corporate Finance from Brigham Young University Hawaii graduating with Honors. Since then he has taken on extensive executive roles and business transactions. He was instrumental in the ground up creation of Fallout Trampoline Arena. He has extensive experience in lease negotiations, construction, development projects, staff, and product management. Lyndon has played a paramount role in the creation of the Multifamily Investment Club, and was Sam’s first partner after the company was started in 2018.  He currently resides with his wife and daughters in Albuquerque, NM. They enjoy traveling, dirt bikes, boating, skiing, and being around family and friends.

Jason Pero 

Asset Manager/Partner

Jason Pero is President of Pero Real Estate LLC which was founded in 2001 with his wife Nadia. Jason has owned and operated over $180,000,000 of real estate assets comprised of over 2400 rental apartment units. Pero Real Estate is one of the largest real estate investment companies in Northwestern Pennsylvania. Current President of the Apartment Association of Northwestern Pennsylvania and board member for 15 years, Jason takes pride in educating landlords and real estate investors. An author, frequent guest on nationally recognized podcasts, and a real estate coach for new and experienced investors, Jason has worked hard to provide value in every aspect of his business. Jason has a broad experience in strategic planning, property and asset management, acquisitions, value add opportunities, syndications and dispositions.

Jens Nielsen

Asset Manager/Partner

Jens Nielsen has raised millions for apartment syndications and is a general partner in over 1,500 apartment units around the country valued at over $100M.

Jens is also a Certified High Performance Coach and has coached many new and experienced real estate investors to succeed in the business through accountability, personal growth, and consulting.

A long career in the IT field has provided Jens with the skills to implement systems and technologies to help his team succeed in the investment business.

Steeve Bretton

Texas Portfolio

Steeve has invested in over 3,500 apartment units (valued at nearly $200MM) and has diverse real estate experience. He has built a strong network of seasoned real estate professionals and trusted advisers. His conservative approach and analytical skills enable him to clearly assess risk and invest wisely to maximize client returns while preserving their principal.  Steeve often speaks at national real estate conferences and has been interviewed on numerous podcasts. He is also a real estate coach where he teaches how to invest in large multifamily properties for cash flow.

He has an MBA from Babson College’s Olin School of Business. He is also an active volunteer and board member for his local food pantry.

Tien Truong

Asset Manager/Partner

Tien graduated from Long Island University with a Doctorate of Pharmacy.  For years Tien has been buying multiple residential investment properties while working as a full time Pharmacist.  After building an extensive residential income property portfolio, Tien decided to pursue her passion of helping people build wealth through multifamily commercial real estate.  Tien is now a full time multifamily investment specialist spending her time buying large apartment complexes.  Tien is COO and the head underwriter at MFI Club and works hard to find the most profitable and Recession Proof properties to buy.

Tobi Ogedegbe

Chief Investment Officer/ Head of Acquisitions

Tobi is responsible for sourcing equity capital, real estate investments in our target markets, and debt capital to support the activities of the real estate portfolio. Tobi is also a member of the firm’s investment committee.

Before entering the real estate industry, Tobi was a former NCAA track athlete that received many accolades throughout his career including: Georgia State Champion, GSAC Conference champion and MVP, and USATF National runner up. Having an athletic background has allowed Tobi to bring a competitive nature to his professional career and always strive to bring his best to the table.

Michelle Renato

Executive Assistant

Michelle, Task-driven Executive Assistant with 7 years administrative experience in the Real Estate industry. Equipped with exceptional ability to facilitate all aspects of internal and external communications, support the day-to-day administrative and operational functions by working collaboratively with the team.

In addition to her duties as a Virtual Assistant, Michelle is also active in many organizations in her local community. She is a part of a Sports Club organization, volunteering to organize sport-related activities to promote a healthy and balanced lifestyle.

Niezel Hidalgo

Executive Assistant

Niezel is a Real Estate Executive Assistant with a diverse background. She spent more than seven years developing her administrative and customer service abilities at a hotel.  She transitioned into the real estate industry as an agent in her country to a Real Estate Virtual Assistant and she also developed her graphic design skills. She also actively participates in her hometown’s Local Tour Guides Association, demonstrating her deep understanding of the concerns of the locals.

Ling Sismar

Executive Virtual Assistant

Ling, a skilled Executive Virtual Assistant, excels in tasks like email and application management, leasing support, and data entry. Her expertise extends to efficient invoice management and customer relationship coordination, proving invaluable for business operations.

Beyond her professional roles, Ling actively fosters inclusivity. She utilizes her proficiency in sign language to teach deaf and mute individuals in isolated areas during her free time, showcasing dedication to community well-being. Ling’s multifaceted skills highlight her positive impact, both professionally and in contributing to a more inclusive society.