Robert is the Principal and Founder of Morgenstern Capital, a real estate investment and development firm. With a focus on value-add multifamily opportunities in Manhattan and prime submarkets in Brooklyn and Queens, Morgenstern has owned, operated and managed over 50 properties in Manhattan & Brooklyn with over 1,0000 units and value in excess of $500million.
Robert is also the Founder and Principal of Canvas Property Group. He oversees operations and directs the firm’s business development and strategic decisions. Canvas Property Group handles all day-to-day operations for its mixed portfolio as well as a growing third party management business.
Morgenstern recently launched Finished Canvas, a flexible stay, furnished rental business. Finished Canvas will offer turn-key, newly renovated apartments with flexibility to lease for as little as 45 days. These apartments come with utilities & Wi-Fi included, outfitted kitchens, and luxury linens and bedding. The flexibility of lease term and ability to avoid paying security deposits, buy costly blinds, furniture, and kitchen outfitting makes Finished Canvas an excited opportunity to cater to New York’s changing tenancy in looking for asset light living.
Robert graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a BS in Finance in 1996 and NYU SchackInstitute of Real Estate with a MS in Real Estate in 2011. He holds a Leed-AP accreditation.