Trent Houchin, is a director for Newmark Knight Frank’s multifamily debt and & structured finance team in Austin where he is responsible for spearheading the Student Housing debt and structured finance platform. Mr. Houchin works closely with Newmark Knight Frank’s Student Housing group and specializes in providing best-in-class financing and capital structure solutions for student housing assets across the country, including permanent, bridge, equity and mezzanine debt financing. Mr. Houchin’s team leverages direct licenses with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as well as industry-wide relationships with Life Insurance Companies, conduits/CMBS, banks and alternative debt executions to provide the most attractive financing options available.
Mr. Houchin began his tenure with Newmark Knight Frank with the Student Housing investment sales group where he was responsible for the comprehensive analysis of over $8 billion of investment-grade student housing assets. In addition, he was actively involved throughout the entire disposition process from the production of marketing materials and reports, to assistance through due diligence. He worked closely with some of the largest student housing owners in the country.
Mr. Houchin graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, majoring in finance.