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Matt J. Schwartz

Associate Director

Matthew J. Schwartz recently joined NKF Capital Markets as an associate director in the Downtown Los Angeles office. Mr. Schwartz advises clients on analytics for property values tied to the acquisition and disposition of retail properties, including single-tenant, community, neighborhood and power center investments. He is dedicated to providing real estate investors with extensive market knowledge and making himself available to any and all inquiries concerning market or property overviews that an investor may need. He brings to the firm expertise in real estate finance that he earned during his two years as a loan officer for private money financing.

Prior to NKF, Mr. Schwartz worked for CALCAP Financial in Pasadena, where he originated over $50 million in private money loans for residential investment property deals. He led his sales team as one of the firm's top earners, demonstrating an aptitude for acquiring new clients and generating new leads, which in turn maximized profits and facilitated a one-stop-shop experience for borrowers and mortgage brokers alike. Mr. Schwartz and the CALCAP team prided themselves on providing real estate investors with a transparent and integral experience that gave them the comfort and resources necessary to achieve their financial goals.


  • Three-time national champion, USC Water Polo, 2011, 2012 and 2013
  • Founder, USC Property Management Group, Asset Based Management, LLC 
  • Member, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) 

Mr. Schwartz is a graduate of the University of Southern California, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree in philosophy, politics and law with a minor in business law. He resides in Los Feliz. In his free time, he enjoys swimming and spending time with his friends and family.

Matt J. Schwartz
Matt J. Schwartz
Associate Director
700 S Flower St
Suite 2500
Los Angeles, CA 90017
United States
T  213.298.3598

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Areas of Specialization
  • Retail Investment Services