Lou serves DLP Real Estate Capital as Managing Director of Investments. In this role, he spearheads multifamily investment activity for the firm across the US with a focus on the Southeast. Lou has successfully been involved in over $2.6 Billion in real estate transactions across his nearly 20 years in real estate.
Most recently, Lou was with StoneRiver Company, a family office in the Birmingham area, leading the firm’s investment platform. Previously, he launched the Charlotte regional office for Cortland Partners, growing the team from 0 to 16 team members and over 4,600 multifamily units. Lou also spent 7 years with a $5 Billion Office REIT (Columbia Property Trust / Wells Real Estate Funds) in Atlanta, performing various acquisitions, investments, and capital markets roles.
Lou studied Finance and Management at the University of Kentucky, holds a CCIM designation and is a member of NMHC and Mensa. He, along with his wife and two young daughters, reside in Birmingham, Alabama. Lou is a music enthusiast, avid Kentucky basketball fan, conqueror of crosswords, bourbon aficionado, and a voracious reader.