Welcome

 

 

Blackpoint Development Group has assembled a team whose combined experience includes working with nearly 50 Universities across the United States over the past 25 years. Their relationships with Universities represent the full suite of development services. Beyond delivering a compelling product, their financial model is innovative in its approach. This sets Blackpoint apart from its peers. Having the ability to address public sector capital requirements in a balance sheet neutral manner, they offer a holistic approach to the process. Award winning architecture and design, program management and planning, to implementation and construction management, Blackpoint is the solution.

Focus

Development of Purpose-Built Student Housing

Development of Purpose-Built Student Housing

Development of Purpose-Built Student Housing on or nearby the campuses of Tier II and Tier III Colleges and Universities. We can also buy legacy dorms owned by colleges / universities and renovate to suit. Seeking opportunities to invest $10+ million per project.

Development of Strategically Located Senior Housing

Development of Strategically Located Senior Housing

Development of Strategically Located Senior Housing with innovative, compelling properties designed to enhance the quality of life for residents. We are actively seeking sites that are proximate to medical facilities, retail, other residential properties and ideally near parks or similar recreational amenities.

Structured Finance for Real Estate Entrepreneurs

Structured Finance for Real Estate Entrepreneurs

Our proprietary programs finance value-added income producing commercial real estate projects at up to 95% of cost and new construction at up to 90% of cost. We can offer merchant developers access to our unique, proprietary pre-sale program that will fund up to 112% of cost for qualified projects. Seeking single transaction of $10+ million or pipelines of similar credit of $10+ million.

Advisory Services

Advisory Services

Arranging bridge, construction, permanent, mezzanine, gap equity and preferred equity for commercial real estate developers / investors / turn-around artists that always need access to opportunities and capital. We value relationships above all. Focused on nationwide opportunities to fund income producing properties that require $5+ million (smaller opportunities also considered).

Team

Meet Our Leadership

Anthony Mazzucca

Anthony Mazzucca

Managing Member

After receiving an undergraduate BS degree in accounting from Lehigh University and an MBA in finance from Columbia University, Mr. Mazzucca became a licensed CPA, working for a top accounting firm. Mr. Mazzucca then became Vice President of Lehigh Construction in New Jersey where he developed and built shopping centers and HUD insured apartment projects in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania with a current market value approaching $400 million.

With over 30 years experience in development and construction, this multi-dimensional professional has skillfully interfaced and negotiated with myriad government agencies; architectural, engineering, and environmental firms; contractors; lending institutions; and tenants. Mr. Mazzucca maintains an impressive list of project completions and has achieved a high level of respect from industry colleagues.

Among the many professional societies to which Mr. Mazzucca is affiliated are the ICSC, Manatee and Sarasota FL Chambers of Commerce, two regional opera companies (as past president of both), and Lehigh University Alumni Association (as former class president).

Chuck Hollis

Chuck Hollis

Director of Development

Originally from Orlando, Florida, Chuck has been involved in Real Estate and entrepreneurial endeavors from a very young age.  Chuck earned his Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Real Estate at the University of Central Florida, and prior to graduation, he was recruited by the Centex Corporation, where he was instrumental in the development of various successful projects in the Orlando area.

Over the past decade, Chuck has successfully led numerous retail, office, mixed-use and residential developments.  As part of Blackpoint Development Group, Chuck manages the development initiatives relative to student housing and senior housing, two key areas of the company’s focus.

Since 2009, Chuck has held the Certified Commercial Investment Member designation. His professional affiliations in the community include service with various agencies that focus on children in need.

He has two children, Sam and Maia. Chuck has a passion for travel, and enjoys surfing, wake boarding, snowboarding, and offshore fishing.

David Repka

David Repka

Director of Finance

David Repka developed a passion for investing in commercial real estate (CRE) at an early age. As an 18-year old college Sophomore he bought, renovated and profitably sold a boarded up apartment building in Buffalo, NY that was slated for demolition.

His career to date has been focused on turning what others perceived as problem into profitable investment opportunities. He’s been part of $1+ billion in CRE projects as an investor, developer, financier or advisor.

As part of Blackpoint Development Group, David prides himself on the long-term relationships he has built over his 30-year CRE career. He nurtures profound relationships with other like-minded real estate entrepreneurs that need constant access to compelling investment strategies & the capital to execute on their vision. He is focused on providing innovative debt and equity structures to fund CRE development, construction and value-added projects. He is a nationally recognized speaker who has moderated panels at seven CRE industry conferences.

David is a 1988 Magna Cum Laude graduate of Canisius College in Buffalo, NY earning a BA in Psychology with a minor in Finance. He has lived in Tampa Bay, Florida since 1991 and resides in a sleepy beach community along the Gulf of Mexico with his wife and three daughters.

Connect

Connect with Blackpoint Development Group

735 Arlington Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL Suite 110,  33701

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Anthony Mazzucca  am@blackpointdevelopmentgroup.com

phone +941.315.4039

Chuck Hollis  ch@blackpointdevelopmentgroup.com

phone +309.303.4466

Dave Repka  dr@blackpointdevelopmentgroup.com

phone +727.537.0330