Derrick Bloom is a Managing Director in JLL’s Multifamily Investments Sales/Equity Group. Located in the Atlanta office, he is responsible for multifamily brokerage in Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, South Carolina and North Carolina.
Prior to joining JLL, Derrick was a partner in the Atlanta-based Apartment Realty Advisors, Inc. Since 1998, Derrick has exclusive experience in multifamily marketing, brokerage, and advisory services with overall sales transactions exceeding $10 billion and more than 25,000 units brokered in the Southeast market. He has brokered numerous equity placement transactions with both new product and rehab opportunities for developers.
Prior to joining ARA in 1998, he was a Real Estate Consultant with Deloitte & Touché, LLP. During his tenure he worked extensively with structuring transactions involving large commercial properties and commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS).
From 1994 to 1996, Derrick was with the tax consulting division of the Atlanta office of Arthur Anderson LLP. While at Arthur Anderson LLP he specialized in creative tax solutions for joint ventures.
Derrick is a native of Georgia and is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and a Master's Degree of Accountancy (tax law). He has over ten years of Real Estate Consulting and tax experience.