Coda Equities is a fully-integrated real estate investment firm that focuses on acquiring, managing and re-positioning both commercial and multi-family properties. Coda looks for assets in both primary, secondary, and emerging markets in strategically important locations.
The company’s Principals have an extensive background in operating, managing, and leasing commercial and multi-family property, and they use this knowledge to maximize value in all of the assets that they acquire. Coda prides itself on providing its partners with strong, risk-adjusted returns.
Coda Equities is committed to and takes pride in our strong relationships with our investors, both institutional and private.
- A large pool of trusted broker networks
- Access to short sale opportunities
- Access to foreclosure sales
- Relationships with lenders
- Subscriptions to various publications/services that provide us with up-to-date knowledge of traditional “for sale” offerings in the markets where we are focused
Jonah Garb has over a decade of experience as a principal and investor in commercial real estate. Prior to forming Coda Equities with Dru Boyarsky and Mike Sloan, Jonah was a principal and partner at LS Capital, a Los Angeles based real estate investment and private equity firm. In this position, Jonah was responsible for sourcing a variety of commercial real estate investment opportunities in California and throughout the U.S. Jonah earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with an emphasis in business administration from Northern Arizona University.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Jonah resides in the Hollywood Hills with his wife Stefanie and their daughter Emily. His passions include traveling, playing guitar, charity work, and trying new restaurants with friends. Jonah sits on the board and is a founding member of Hilarity For Charity, which raises awareness and funding for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Dru Boyarsky, Founder & Principal
Dru Boyarsky has over seven years of multi-family real estate investment and management experience. Prior to forming Coda Equities with Mike Sloan and Jonah Garb, he was a Partner at Monem Corporation, leading their Property Management division of over 900 units and directing all Asset Management including acquisitions, financing, dispositions and investor relations. Dru excelled as an Asset Manager and has helped structure complex partnerships, 1031 exchanges, financing strategies and re-positioning strategies. Furthermore, Dru has spearheaded major renovation projects and has vast experience with running a project from start to finish.
Dru earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Miami, and went on to obtain a Masters of Business Administration from Loyola Marymount University.
In his spare time, Dru is an avid sports, fitness, food & wine, and music fan. In addition, Dru holds a seat on the board of the Los Angeles FIDF and was previously a member of LA ORT.
Mike Sloan, Founder & Principal
Before committing himself fully to Coda Equities, Mike served as a Vice President for the largest office landlord in California where he managed dozens of tenant improvements for tenants like Verizon and the Federal Government. He also executed over one hundred lease transactions up to 35,000 SF, and performed property management duties for a Downtown, Los Angeles and Monterey Park portfolio of up to 2 million square feet. Mike also played a major role in the disposition of three downtown properties ranging from $14 million to $33 million. Mike holds a Masters of Science in Real Estate Development (MSRED) from the Graduate School of Architecture at Columbia University. He is a licensed contractor and real estate salesperson. After gaining his MSRED from one of the most prestigious architecture schools in the country, Mike used his architecture/development skills to invest in North East Los Angeles, building architecturally-minded projects with excellent results.
Mike grew up surfing Los Angeles beaches from El Porto to County Line, and is an avid folk, jazz and rock music fan.