In 2004, after almost 20 years in the world of banking and real estate asset management, Paul Natalizio founded Cornerstone Realty Capital with the primary focus of assisting clients with commercial mortgage financing by providing the best service possible. Since that time, our expertise, access to capital, and honest feedback on all aspects of transactions has allowed us to become recognized as one of the top commercial mortgage brokerage companies in the marketplace.

While we are proud of our success, it is the relationships we have built that have made Cornerstone what it is today. Being a banker and a real estate owner and manager, Paul has a tremendous understanding of the business that both our clients and lending partners are in. That knowledge and understanding has been instilled throughout the Cornerstone Team and has driven us to put these relationships at the forefront of our business. This, combined with our ability to share non-proprietary best practices developed by some of the most prominent and well respected owners and operators in the business with our new and existing relationships, gives Cornerstone a unique ability to assist clients above and beyond financing.

{  Paul Natalizio, President  }

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Paul Natalizio began his career in banking in 1985 with National Westminster Bank in New York City after receiving his Bachelor’s degree from Babson College. During the ensuing 15 years Paul managed multiple commercial real estate lending teams at several banking institutions, including being the Group Head of Real Estate Workouts for Banc of Ireland. Paul left banking to manage one of the premier privately held real estate firms in Boston. In addition, Paul was hired by one of his banking clients to fix a troubled real estate firm that owned 26 buildings consisting of multifamily, office, hotel and retail. In 2004 Paul founded Cornerstone Realty Capital.

Paul is a member of the Board of Directors of the Rental Housing Association, a Division of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and a Board member of Winchester Country Club in his capacity as Greens Chairman. He is also a past President and past Board member of the New England Chapter of CCIM.

Paul is an active fundraiser for Saint Jude’s Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee and the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) which raises funds for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.

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Andrew Saccone started as an analyst with Cornerstone in 2014.  After displaying strong leadership, communication, and analytical aptitude, he has since advanced and now serves the firm as an originator and Executive Vice President. Andrew works closely with a variety of capital sources, clients, and third parties facilitating the successful structuring and closing of transactions.

In his multiple roles at Cornerstone Andrew has been responsible for sourcing, underwriting, and evaluating financing transactions totaling over $1 billion. He is experienced with a broad spectrum of property types including multifamily, retail, industrial, office, and hotels.  In addition, Andrew now spearheads much of the firm’s strategic marketing.

A native of Lakeville, MA, Andrew graduated cum laude from Bryant University with a double major in finance and marketing.  He has gone on to further his real estate education through Boston University’s Real Estate Finance program and is a member of the REFA Emerging Leaders.

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As our company has gone through a period of dramatic growth, Cornerstone has become our go to source for construction and permanent financing. Speed and dependability of execution is critical for us, as well as achieving the lowest rates possible, and in both these categories Cornerstone has delivered. While there are many alternatives in the marketplace, Cornerstone has become a single source for us and we look forward to expanding this relationship.

Bruce Percelay, The Mount Vernon Company