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Executive Vice President,
Investors Management Group
Karlin Conklin is a sought-after expert on value-add multifamily CRE investments. She has sourced, capitalized and helped in the repositioning of 7,000 multifamily units raising $350 million in equity from institutional partners, Tenant-In-Common (TIC) investors and high-net-worth individuals. Her transactional volume exceeds $1.3 billion.
Karlin formed IMG Northwest in 2015 focusing on highly specialized multifamily advisory services, currently serving as the Principal and Managing Director. She also serves as Executive Vice President, Equity & Investor Relations for Investors Management Group, a privately held real estate firm headquartered in Woodland Hills, California.
Karlin holds an MBA from the University of Oregon.
When investing in real estate, picking the right property is paramount, and one way to go about that is by using my "IPA" evaluation philosophy.
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