Mr. Friedman is responsible for financially structuring property acquisitions as well as asset diligence and disposition strategies. Prior to co-founding SDF Capital, Larry was a Principal and Co-founder of one of New York Cityâ€™s largest real estate brokerage companies. He was responsible for building the company from a startup to one with over 500 agents and ranked within the Top 10 real estate brokerage firms in NYC. Prior to being involved in the real estate industry, Mr. Friedman worked in equity research for various top investment banking firms such as Paine Webber, UBS Warburg and Bear Sterns. He also served as an accountant in the financial services group at Ernst & Young.Â
Larry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the State University at Albany. He is also a Certified Public Accountant and passed Levels I and II of the CFA exam.Â
A native New Yorker originally from Flushing, Queens, Larry has lived in Manhattan since 1999 and currently resides on the Upper East Side with his wife and three children.