Ben Arrington is Cohen Investment Group’s Acquisition Analyst. Mr. Arrington has a well-rounded background in commercial real estate including: development, asset, and property management. Mr. Arrington is responsible for underwriting current acquisition possibilities, directing the due diligence process, and coordination of equity and debt sources. In addition, Mr. Arrington is tasked with ensuring current operations are in line with budget expectations, coordination of both routine and capital improvements, and auditing of financial packages. Prior to joining Cohen Investment Group, Mr. Arrington was with Wheeler Real Estate, where he was a property manager before being promoted to the development coordinator. While working in development, he oversaw the underwriting, site selection, and budgeting of numerous projects including a 100,000+ square feet shopping center redevelopment. As a property manager, Mr. Arrington had a portfolio of 13 shopping centers totaling over 1 million square feet. He was responsible for the day to day operations, tenant coordination, and major capital improvement projects.
Mr. Arrington graduated from the College of Charleston in 2007, with duel degrees in both Business Administration and Hospitality and Tourism Management