Eric Hade, Chief Development Officer – Eric Hade is the Chief Development Officer of Waypoint and responsible for monitoring the company's real estate portfolio, developing investment strategies for future growth and overseeing the company's development activities. Mr. Hade has more than 18 years of real estate experience. Prior to joining Waypoint, Mr. Hade was the Chief Investment Officer, EVP of Operations and General Counsel of Lane Company. While at Lane, Mr. Hade oversaw all aspects of the company's investment activities relating to more than $1 billion of transactions. Prior to Lane, Mr. Hade was an attorney focused on real estate and capital markets at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, LLP. He holds an M.B.A. and a J.D. from Emory University, where he was an editor of the Emory Law Journal, and a B.A. with honors from Colgate University.
Waypoint Real Estate Investments, LLC ("Waypoint") is a vertically integrated real estate investment firm specializing in rental housing. With six offices nationwide, the company acquires and develops conventional multifamily, student housing and senior housing properties throughout the United States. Founded in 2011, Waypoint's real estate investment activity totals approximately $3.0 billion across more than 22,000 units.