Drew Flahive

President, Amherst Residential


Drew Flahive is the President of Amherst Residential, leading the initiative to design and implement debt and equity financing strategies for its rapidly growing single family rental business. Drew is based in Austin, TX and works closely with the MSR LLC team as a member of the MSR LLC Senior Management Committee. Additionally, Drew is a senior member of the Vaca Morada team working to strengthen and scale our single family rental platform. Drew joined Amherst from Goldman Sachs, where he’d been since 2004, most recently serving as a Managing Director and Head of the Real Estate Equity Capital Markets Group. While at Goldman, Drew led more than 150 transactions totaling more than $90 billion, including offerings for several real estate investment trusts in the single family rental sector. There, he represented Goldman and led offerings for various REIT clients including American Homes 4 Rent in the single family rental space. He was also part of the team at Goldman that worked directly with us to explore various capital markets solutions for our SFR strategy. He has deep experience in the public and private capital markets includes structure, legal and accounting issues in addition to managing distribution and marketing to major institutional investors globally.