About Leifer Properties

Who We Are

LEIFER PROPERTIES is a full service real estate investment and development company focused on developing and acquiring value add opportunities within multiple asset classes in high growth markets. We are a relationship focused company with a passion for building design forward spaces and a hands on management approach.

Our Team

Roger Leifer

Roger has been practicing real estate law and developing beautiful office spaces in Westport, CT since 1978. He serves on the Boards of the Westport County Playhouse, Westport’s Levitt Pavilion and the Westport Downtown Merchants Association. In addition, he served on the Building Committees for the new Westport Country Playhouse, the Conservative Synagogue, the Dressing Room Restaurant, and the Compo Beach Playground. Roger attended Columbia College, London School of Economics and Harvard Law School.

Max Leifer

Max Leifer is a Principal at Leifer Properties and leads the firm’s new market acquisition and developments. Prior to Leifer Properties, Max was a partner at Deco Capital, The South Florida operating partner of RWN, Mark Rowan’s family office. While at Deco, Max sourced and evaluated investment and development opportunities throughout South Florida.

Max started his career at CBRE where he completed the Wheel Program, a rigorous 14 months rotational program throughout CBRE’s various business lines. Max was an associate in CBRE’s National Loan & Portfolio sale group where he assisted in the sale of over $7B in performing and nonperforming loans and REO.

Our Roots: Westport, CT

Westport, Connecticut is conveniently located 45 miles from New York City and borders Long Island Sound in the heart of Fairfield County. It has the feeling of a New England town with the conveniences of modern life and attracts people who are leaders in all facets of society. Its diverse population of almost 30,000 has historically included many artists, writers, television, stage, music and film stars, and heads of industry and finance. It is served by Metro-North, Amtrak, I-95 and the Merritt Parkway and its commercial base includes approximately 2.5 million square feet.

Amenities include a world class education system (ranked #1 in CT and #18 in the country in 2020,) public marinas, golf courses, tennis courts, swimming pools, an ice skating rink, miles of public beachfront, and The Westport Country Playhouse and the Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts. Westport is a mecca for restaurants, has numerous art galleries, antique stores, and features a varied retail environment.   

News

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