Granite Realty Partners          Washington, DC    Chicago


Robert L. Palley


Rob Palley is a principal and founder of Granite Realty Partners. Rob has over thirty years of real estate development and investment experience which includes development of office buildings, shopping centers, apartments and condominiums. Rob has also led successful land acquisitions, student housing renovations, condominium "deconversions" and other opportunistic, value-add real estate ventures. Rob’s role is to continue to identify and structure real estate investments and ventures that will bring value to its owners and investors. Rob has an undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and a Masters in Management in Finance from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. 





Douglas E. Palley

As one of the original investors and now a principal, Doug has participated in Granite's successful strategy of identifying opportunities ranging from Shopping Center redevelopment, multi-unit condominium construction, and land acquisition/redevelopment deals.  After graduating from Temple University in 1988, Doug began his career in commercial real estate leasing as a Vice President with The Ezra Company & Cresa Partners (formerly The Rome Group) in Washington, DC.  Over the past 25 years, he has orchestrated hundreds of business transactions throughout North America but is primarily focused on identifying value-add real estate opportunities within the Mid-Atlantic Region.