Meridian Capital Group
Meridian Investment Sales

David Schechtman

Senior Executive Managing Director

Mr. Schechtman joined Meridian Investment Sales in April 2015 as a Senior Executive Managing Director, overseeing a team of originators, analysts and other professionals. Mr. Schechtman is widely recognized as one of the most active and respected investment sales brokers in New York City, where he executes transactions throughout the City and across all asset classes, with particular emphasis on Note Sales and Bankruptcies, including multifamily, retail, office, industrial as well as land and conversions.

While Mr. Schechtman routinely sells stabilized properties, he is acclaimed for his ability to work through complex transactions and recognize hidden value in various asset classes. A former bankruptcy litigator, he regularly is retained by major institutions to value and market senior, secured first mortgages. Over his career, Mr. Schechtman has completed more than $6.2 billion in real estate sales transactions. In 2015 alone, Mr. Schechtman completed more than 38 transactions totaling over $1 billion in proceeds.

Prior to joining Meridian, he held the position of Principal and Executive Managing Director at Eastern Consolidated, where he was named “Broker of the Year” on multiple occasions. Prior to Eastern, Mr. Schechtman was a practicing attorney at DLA Piper in New York, where he specialized in commercial and property-related bankruptcy and litigation. Mr. Schechtman has been publicly recognized by The Real Deal as a “Titan”; on two occasions as among the “25 Most Visible New York City Real Estate Players Post Credit-Crunch” by The Commercial Observer in its “Power Broker” rankings; by The Real Deal as one of the “25 Most Visible New York City Real Estate Players Post-Credit Crunch”; and by Real Estate Weekly as one of New York City’s “Rising Stars.”

Mr. Schechtman holds a J.D. from the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and a B.A. from University of Delaware.

Sold Properties

130 Moonachie Avenue, Carlstadt, NJ

$ 30,000,000
New Jersey
6
Industrial / Warehouse

155-156 West 29th Street, New York, NY 10001

$ 26,000,000
Chelsea, Manhattan
37,889 SF
Development Site

Rosedale Portfolio: 1491-1493 Watson & 1126-1130 Evergreen Avenue

$ 15,000,000
Bronx
WATSON: 60 Units / EVERGREEN: 60 Units
Multifamily

246-248 Centre Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10805

$ 10,750,000
New Rochelle
77 Units
Multifamily

51 East Parkway, Scarsdale, NY 10583

$ 3,450,000
Scarsdale
10,018 SF
Retail

Whisper Creek, Windham, New York 12496

UCC Sale
Windham
20 Units
Condominium Property