Payton Banks – Mid-Atlantic Managing Director for PACE Equity

Payton Banks brings over 20 years of commercial real estate experience to PACE Equity with skills developed from personal real estate investments, commercial real estate brokerage experience and time spent operating and managing a publicly traded investment sales team.

As the Mid-Atlantic Managing Director for PACE Equity covering Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia, Payton serves as the managing director of multifamily investment banks operating as a Delegated Underwriting Servicer.

Prior to joining PACE Equity, Payton gained experience as a Vice President of Investments for a publicly traded real estate firm serving as a commercial real estate broker and manager. He is a licensed real estate, energy, and insurance broker and currently serves as the broker of record for an investment bank in Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia and Pennsylvania.

Payton has a demonstrated understanding of the full range of multifamily investments nationwide and has collectively handled $2 billion in transactions during his career. By coupling insurance, energy, debt, equity, and investment sales experience, he is able to drive and guide wealthy individuals, investment groups, REITs and other financial institutions while providing a full range of advisory services over the life of an investment to preserve and create investment value.

Payton attended George Mason University and has lived in the Washington D.C. area his whole life, where real estate continues to be a profession and a hobby.


Phone: 703.969.4147

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