Brian Burke is President / CEO of Praxis Capital, a real estate private equity investment firm. Together with his team, Brian has made Praxis a firm known for seeing opportunities others don’t and for seizing opportunities others can’t.
Among his responsibilities at Praxis is the management of the firm’s portfolio of active funds for the opportunistic acquisition of single-family and multi-family residential properties in growth markets throughout the United States.
Over the course of a real estate investment career that began in 1989, Brian has consistently delivered attractive returns to his investors through a variety of market cycles. Investments range from single family homes to large multifamily apartment complexes in multiple states. The funds he manages have acquired over 700 properties – with the assistance of proprietary software that he wrote himself.
As a recognized expert in Distressed Real Estate Opportunities, Brian has been a frequent speaker at real estate forums and conferences; including the Opal Family Office & Private Wealth Management Forum, the Keiretsu Real Estate Forum and the Institute for Private Investors. He has also served as co-host and real estate expert on the Fox News Radio show, "The Best of Investing".
A licensed California real estate broker, Brian is a member of the California Apartment Association, North Coast Rental Housing Association, National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and North Bay Association of Realtors.
Brian is married and has lived in Northern California for over 30 years. When not working to help Praxis clients build wealth, he can be found, literally, in the clouds. An avid aviation enthusiast, he is a licensed instrument-rated airplane and helicopter pilot.