Our Expertise

A cycle tested team of experts - under one umbrella.

Rialto's investment and asset management practices leverage a broad base of resources and capabilities and apply rigorous standards and processes for underwriting and asset management.

Our in-house expertise goes even further with the support of our relationship with Lennar (our parent company).


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Deal Sourcing
  • Leverage Rialto’s and Lennar’s unique relationships with sellers/buyers
  • Utilize Rialto’s and Lennar’s national footprint -- an extensive network with intimate knowledge of local markets
Indicative Pricing
  • Desktop reviews coordinated by our Investment Team
  • Valuations of underlying assets – risks and potential returns
Due Diligence
  • Detailed plan for underlying assets coordinated by the investment team
  • Refined valuation analysis
  • Final bid/proposal for internal approval
Final Deal Pricing
and Negotiation
  • Investment team responsible for negotiating final pricing and for reporting changes to our internal investment committee.
Transaction Closing
and Setup
  • Investment and Finance groups close transaction
  • Detailed business plans for each investment
Work out
  • Loan Workout group evaluates loan documents, refines business plans and negotiates with borrowers
  • Coordinates with Real Estate Group and if appropriate with Lennar field personnel
  • If title to underlying collateral is obtained, Real Estate Group takes over management of property and refines business plan further
Ongoing Asset Management and
Value-add Process
  • Monitor variances in actual vs. plan
  • Manage risk
  • Evaluate most efficient uses of capital
  • Investment and Operating groups make sales recommendations and coordinate with field personnel
  • Finance group monitors financial alternatives and reports to management and to investors