President of The Habitat Company, Matt Fiascone has led a full range of real estate development and investment activities for more than 35 years. Since joining The Habitat Company in 2011, Matt has been instrumental in strategizing, executing and managing capital events including development joint ventures, recapitalization of existing ventures and acquisitions. Matt has also established new relationships for both debt and equity, as well as strategic partnerships.
As president he leads the creation and integration of the vision and growth of Habitat. During his tenure he has focused on continuously enhancing the company's culture for its team members, partners and residents while leading strategic expansion of the company's footprint and assets under management.
Previously, Matt served as senior vice president for Inland Real Estate Development Corporation, where he originated and implemented real estate transactions involving assets valued at over $1 billion and negotiated and managed equity joint ventures.
Matt is a member of the National Multifamily Housing Council Board of Director and the Urban Land Institute where he serves the section as co-chair of the Chicago Housing Council and on the advisory board of the Women’s Leadership Initiative. He has previously served as vice chairman of the Board of Directors of Inland Bank and Trust and on the advisory committee for Northcrest Development’s (PSP) Downsview development in Toronto. Matt has been a frequent speaker and panelist for industry events. In addition, he is a licensed real estate broker in Illinois, Florida, Wisconsin and Missouri.
Matt has a bachelor's degree in business and economics from Bradley University.