Paul JaffeSenior Associate

Paul Jaffe joined Metropolitan Realty Associates (MRA) in 2020 and currently serves the firm as Senior Associate. Mr. Jaffe’s responsibilities include underwriting and structuring new acquisition opportunities in addition to assisting in the asset management process of existing investments on behalf of the firm and its equity partners.

Prior to joining MRA, Mr. Jaffe was an Associate at Berkshire, where he worked on acquisitions and portfolio management for a private equity fund vehicle focused on opportunistic real estate investment through entity-level and GP equity commitments to real estate operating companies exhibiting specialized asset class and market expertise. Mr. Jaffe began his career in the real estate group at the CPA firm, Anchin, Block, and Anchin, auditing private real estate companies and their underlying assets to prepare annual financial, current value, and operating escalation statements.

Paul received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland and continues to develop his real estate knowledge through coursework at NYU’s Schack Institute of Real Estate. Additionally, Paul is a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of New York.

As a long time lacrosse fan and current member of Harlem Lacrosse, Paul helps coach and tutor high school students at the Frederick Douglass Academy in Upper Manhattan.