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Mike Kokes
Mike Kokes
Vice President

Michael J. Kokes is a Vice President at Builder Advisor Group. Michael focuses on capital raising and M&A activity in the North-East region of the United States.

He brings with him an intimate knowledge of homebuilding, as he comes from three generations of homebuilders. Michael possess a unique perspective as he worked with the Builder Advisor Group team to lead the sale of his Family’s 50+ year old homebuilding company. Realizing that a sale is much more complex than just numbers, Michael is personally familiar with the complexities of a large transaction. In addition to the sale of his family’s homebuilding company, Michael was engaged in the divestiture of numerous other family assets.

In addition to his position at Builder Advisor Group, Michael founded and is the Managing Principal at Homestake Capital LLC, a boutique real estate investment firm focused on providing direct investment and non-traditional lending to residential and commercial developers. Through his experience at Homestake, Michael is familiar with structuring complex partnerships and raising debt and equity.

Michael has served on numerous boards including Harmony Bank, New Jersey Builders Association, Shore Builders Association of Central New Jersey, Monmouth Medical Board of Trustees, and the Jan & Holly Kokes Foundation. He possess a Bachelor of Science Degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.