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Chris Jackson, Principal and Managing Partner is responsible for all operational strategy, systems design and process implementation.  Chris specializes in in finding underperforming multifamily assets with high upside opportunities. Chris is based on the North Fork of Long Island, applies the management and efficiency principles that Jackson has acquired over the last 15 years as an Information Technology consultant. Chris’s career, specializing in operational efficiency to maximize profitability, has spanned a wide range of disciplines but has mainly been focused on servicing the legal industry. He has provided strategic and tactical implementation of a suite of efforts including cyber security, project management, vendor selection, personnel selection and mentoring, and software architecture.

Chris is also the co-creator of new web SaaS subscription based service, focused on small to medium sized law firms that launched in 2014 used by over 50 firms to date and growing.

Chris’s management experience of large and multi-disciplined teams, his enterprise level project delivery on tight timelines, and his operational strategy and implementation are the same principles he brings to each new multifamily project acquired.

Chris resides on the North Fork of Long Island with his wife and two children.

 
 
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Krista Testani, Principal and Managing Partner is responsible for all legal strategy and implementation in addition to ensuring asset performance.  Krista is also a founding partner of Future Visions Properties, LLC.  Krista formed Future Visions Properties with the same purpose and commitment as Sharpline Equity which is to acquire multifamily properties in strategic markets throughout the U.S and provide a vehicle for investors to diversify their portfolio and become passive owners of real estate.  By doing so they collect the cash flow these properties generate while enjoying tax benefits that are unique to owners of real estate.   In addition, she is committed to acquiring assets where she can add value for the individual tenants and the larger community as a whole.

Krista obtained her bachelor's at New York University in 1990 and law degree at Brooklyn Law School in 1994.   After practicing law for several years her attention was drawn to real estate.  Krista began her journey in real estate in 2009 by acquiring single family homes on Long Island, NY, and rehabilitating them for resale but then transitioned into multifamily acquisitions in 2012.  Her legal background has afforded her the skill set necessary to navigate the host of legal documents and issues that are involved when raising private capital to acquire and manage multi-family properties.  To date, Krista has been involved in the acquisition of 164 units in OH, TN, AL and GA for a total purchase cost close to $5.5 million dollars and that required securing close to $2 million dollars of private equity.

Krista resides on Long Island with her husband and two children.