A Family Tradition

Founded in 1975, Friedman Realty Group is an Accredited Management Organization® by the Institute of Real Estate Management, and real estate investment firm specializing in the acquisition and management of apartment communities, retail shopping centers, and professional office buildings. We operate all of our properties with a keen focus on local market conditions and employ full-time staff to provide intensive, hands-on site management with a service-first attitude.
But, most importantly, we are a team of individuals that love what we do.
Accredited Management Organization - Institute of Real Estate Management

Our Vision

A company that feels like family, creating beautiful residential communities that feel like home.

Our Mission

As a family-owned and operated firm, we go the extra mile by creating long-term value in our communities. Our employees are committed to the highest standards of customer service, professionalism, and integrity so that our communities become a place to call home for our residents.

Meet Our Team

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Brian K. Friedman, CPM

President & CEO

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Friedman Realty Group was established in 1975 by Brian K. Friedman to provide property and asset management services, as well as brokerage services, to a host of investment and consulting clients. Mr. Friedman created FRG to specialize in the investment analysis and management of an income-producing real estate with a specific focus on apartment communities, professional office buildings, and retail shopping centers within New Jersey and the Greater Philadelphia Area.

Over the years, Mr. Friedman has worked with financial institutions, investment partners and other clients to provide property valuations, management plans, rent control support, tax appeals, investment analysis, workout of troubled properties and facilitation of foreclosure proceedings.

Today, Mr. Friedman continues to invest in income-producing real estate and to oversee the management and direction of all properties within the FRG portfolio.

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David B. Friedman, CPM

Vice President

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David received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. Upon graduation, David joined his father at Friedman Realty Group to pursue his career in real estate investment and property management.

Since joining FRG, David has been involved in all aspects of property acquisition and disposition, due diligence, investment analysis, and financing. He is responsible for the oversight of all property and financial operations at the company. In his role, he strives for continuous improvement, focusing on progressive policies and procedures, company culture, and aligning the FRG team for success.

When not at the office or working, you’ll find David golfing or spending time with his wife, Jenny. Together, they enjoy running, being outside in nature, exploring new places, and travel. He’s a self-proclaimed decent cook, too.

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Christine O'Toole, MBA

Marketing Director

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As Marketing Director, Christine wears many hats in her role and is the “conductor” for all marketing operations, branding, advertising, SEO, public and media relations, and creative functions at the company. In her role, Christine is responsible for evolving our marketing strategies and engaging with our site teams to identify customer trends, maintain sustained high occupancy, deliver consistently great customer service, and improve community reputation. Prior to FRG, Christine, who earned her MBA at Georgian Court University, worked at K Hovnanian Homes and Toll Brothers. While at Toll Brothers, she started as a customer service representative before transitioning to sales associate and ultimately a senior marketing coordinator. Christine currently resides in New Jersey with her husband and two dogs. She volunteers her time at Ocean Harbor House where she cooks meals and mentors homeless youth

Amanda Davis

Regional Property Manager

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Amanda started her career at FRG as a Leasing Consultant and honed her skills in various on-site positions at several FRG locations, ultimately working her way up to Regional Property Manager. As Regional Property Manager, Amanda is responsible for overseeing all property operations, including leasing, maintenance, management, and compliance. Amanda lives in Prospect Park, PA with her dog and enjoys spending time with her family in the Poconos and going to the beach.

Lou DeStefano

Regional Maintenance Supervisor

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Lou is an FRG veteran who started on property as a multi-site Maintenance Supervisor. He eagerly jumped on any opportunity to help FRG, and traveled site to site renovating newly acquired properties. Through these experiences, he saw firsthand the attention to detail and pride of ownership that FRG stood for. In his role as Regional Maintenance Supervisor, Lou is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day maintenance operations of all FRG communities, such as curb appeal, quality apartment turns, and high-level resident service. Lou is also responsible for providing technical knowledge to on-site personnel and for guiding our maintenance technicians with regards to company policies, procedures, and workplace safety.

Prior to FRG, Lou worked as both an electrician and a maintenance technician for a well-respected regional apartment owner and manager. When Lou is not with his Friedman family, you can find him enjoying family activities or on vacation with this wife and two children.

Kevin Kreitzer

Director of Maintenance and Capital Improvements

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Kevin is a seasoned construction professional with over 25 years of experience in engineering and construction management. In Kevin’s role, he is responsible for overseeing capital improvement projects, including scope development, cost analysis of design and renovation, and project inspection. Before joining FRG, Kevin worked in various roles in both the Public and Private sectors. He earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Widener University. Kevin resides in Swedesboro, NJ with his wife and two children.

Kevin Lynch

Controller | Human Resources

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Kevin joined FRG with over 25 years of experience within the accounting field, including long, successful tenures within the multifamily apartment industry. Kevin is responsible for overseeing all accounting, benefits, and payroll activities at FRG. Previously, Kevin worked as a senior accountant for 10 years, where he oversaw the daily accounting activities for a portfolio of properties located throughout the country. Just before joining FRG, Kevin was the Assistant Controller for 4 years for a luxury multifamily apartment developer and operator in the Philadelphia region. Kevin earned his B.B.A. in Accounting from Temple University and he resides in Washington Township, NJ with his two children.

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