ARM Real Estate Group has brokered over $250,000,000 of commercial property in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens since its inception in 2011. By focusing on off-market deals, ARM has consistently been able to add value to both sides of every transaction through its vast network and in-depth financial analysis.
Anand Melwani formed ARM Real Estate Group in 2011 to serve prominent real estate families, institutions and investors on commercial property acquisitions and real estate mandates.
Anand’s decade of experience as an Investment Sales and Leasing broker enabled him to form and successfully run ARM Real Estate Group. Prior to establishing ARM Real Estate Group, Anand worked at two premier full service brokerage houses where he sold retail, office, multifamily and development properties in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.
Anand’s core relationship base includes many typically inaccessible or unapproachable owners of desirable real estate including owners of retail, mixed-use and multi-family properties. Anand has been involved in over half a billion dollars of transactions. Additionally, Anand spearheads the firms advisory division which includes loan originations, note sales and 1031 exhanges.
Anand has received a Certificate in Real Estate Finance and Investments from New York University Schack Real Estate Institute and a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with a Specialization in Entrepreneurship from the Kogod School of Business at American University in Washington DC.
Eli Zempsky joined ARM Real Estate Group in 2019 following his graduation from The University of Connecticut. At UConn, Eli received a degree in economics with a concentration in real estate, as well as certification in ARGUS Enterprise (ASC). He was also a member of the real estate society, competing in case competitions and learning from seasoned industry professionals.
Before joining ARM, Eli worked at NAI Elite as a brokerage intern in his hometown of West Hartford, CT. He also holds his real estate salesperson’s license in the state of Connecticut.
Eli’s passion for real estate stems from the opportunity to create value for others. Consequently, Eli is focusing on the transaction of development sites in the NYC area. Outside of work, Eli enjoys reading, cooking, and fitness. He is a former NCAA lacrosse player and an avid New York Giants football fan.