Meet the team behind
decades of successful deals.

110+ years

of combined real estate experience

$1 billion

in combined real estate projects

Focused expertise in the identification, acquisition, and repositioning of mobile home communities, and the unwavering commitment to deliver the best investment experience in the business.

Jack Martin

CO-FOUNDER, CIO

Jack’s experience includes general contracting, development, capital management, and the acquisition and disposition of over $450 million of residential and commercial real estate.

After serving in the US Army, Jack began his entrepreneurial journey as a general contractor, specializing in land development and ground-up construction of custom homes. He spent 14 years with an Arizona-based real estate firm, where he became adept at sourcing off-market real estate and fostering relationships with capital partners. During this time, he acquired and sold over 2,000 single-family homes and 900 apartment units/manufactured housing lots. In 2016 he joined Nate as a co-founder at 52TEN to focus on manufactured housing communities.

52TEN Highlights

  • Featured thought leader in industry articles, press releases, and podcasts
  • Acquired 1,384 MHP lots, all off-market
  • Managing $45.3M across funds and direct investments, with neutral party fund administration, and 204 satisfied investors
  • Fund 1 pref hurdle met in year 4, currently 9% COC
  • Fund 2 pref hurdle met in year 3, currently 6% COC

Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Raising

  • Investor Relations

  • Deal Sourcing

  • Broker Relations

  • Business Development

Nate Pattee

CO-FOUNDER, CEO

Nate’s experience includes development, brokerage, marketing, portfolio management, and the acquisition and disposition of over $400 million of commercial real estate.

After graduating from Purdue University, Nate moved to Arizona and joined The Weitz Company, where he gained extensive development and construction experience. At Marcus & Millichap, he became adept at underwriting and brokering commercial real estate transactions. As a principal, he grew a real estate marketing firm’s revenue 9x over 4 years to a successful exit. He then served as asset manager for a portfolio of multifamily and manufactured housing communities, where he and Jack met. He co-founded 52TEN in 2016 to pursue manufacturing communities, drawn by the stable performance and favorable risk dynamics of the asset class.

52TEN Highlights

  • Board Member – Manufactured Housing Communities of Arizona
  • Board Member – Phoenix chapter of Entrepreneur’s Organization
  • Operating a portfolio of MH communities with 1,384 lots across 4 states
  • Achieved NOI performance across the portfolio of 122.35%, as compared to original projections
  • EOS implementer of quarterly and annual goals company-wide, with team achievement of 90.3% completion rate

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategic Planning/Execution

  • Underwriting/Financial Modeling

  • Asset Management

  • Organizational Leadership

  • Human Capital Development

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Tom Barrett

FRACTIONAL CFO

Tom provides detailed financial strategy and forecasting for 52TEN.

Tom has 30+ years of leadership across the financial services industry. He is skilled in all aspects of finance and accounting. Tom has deep experience as an Chief Financial Officer, Auditor, Controller, Chief Investment Officer, Compliance Officer, Director of Investor Relations, Human Resource Manager, Financial Operations Principal and Wealth Advisor for new and existing companies.

He has an extensive and multifaceted career in real estate, accounting and finance. Previously a CFO and CIO for family offices and private/public companies, he has managed a $1B private investment portfolio including securities, private equity, hedge funds, and venture capital. Tom’s background includes executive positions with a REIT, real estate syndicator, real estate investment firm, real estate distressed debt fund, and a property management company.

Career Highlights

  • CFO for the Family Office of George Argyros, directly managing $1 billion in liquid assets
  • 70M fund-of-funds portfolio with 50 outside investors
  • Served with a nonprofit environmental start-up formed with $1 billion industry commitment after the Exxon Valdez oil spill
  • Oversaw a $150M portfolio invested in hedge funds, private equity, venture capital and securities
  • CPA, CMA, CFA, CFP
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Maria Wilson-Simon

DIRECTOR OF PROPERTY OPERATIONS

Maria oversees the operational performance of 52TEN’s mobile home community portfolio.

Maria has over 20 years of property management and construction experience with a primary focus on manufactured and resort-style properties. She provides leadership, guidance, and training to 52TEN’s property management and maintenance staff, and is responsible for delivering exceptional customer service across pristinely maintained communities.

Maria holds CMCA, AMS, and LCAM property management certifications.

Career Highlights

  • 15 years MH/RV resort industry experience holding VP and President positions with publicly traded companies/REIT’s.
  • Proven track record of building successful community operations in diverse economic situations and markets.
  • Fosters a culture of professionalism through mentorship, guidance, industry education, and outside-the-box advancement opportunities to team members.
  • Provides opportunities for community improvement by fostering relationships with government organizations, high-quality vendors, and emerging technologies.
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Abbey Olivo

MARKETING MANAGER

Abbey leads marketing for 52TEN’s brand, investors, and portfolio of parks.

Abbey has over 18 years experience in marketing and sales leadership positions in both luxury and real estate industries, excelling in managing expansive territories, driving growth through strategic initiatives. Her style is tech-driven and calculated, focused on creating smart and efficient marketing flows, improving customer experience and efficient lead conversions.

Career Highlights

  • Demonstrated mastery in marketing management, complemented by a sales-oriented mindset, specialized in High Net Worth (HNW) clientele.
  • Recognized marketing leadership expert, overseeing expansive territories encompassing more than 75 locations across the United States, Canada, and Europe.
  • Proven track record of success in challenging economic climates; notably achieved remarkable growth from 40% to full occupancy within a year amidst the 2008 recession at Brookdale Senior Living.
  • Leader of high-impact initiatives including comprehensive re-branding efforts, CRM development, and large-scale website projects.
  • Proficiently harnessing marketing technologies to drive efficiencies and optimize returns, adept at tactically building systems and workflows.
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Elysia Perrine

FINANCE MANAGER

Elysia manages the finance department, bookkeeping, and accounting at 52TEN.

Elysia has 16 years of accounting and bookkeeping experience, primarily in the real estate industry, across multimillion-dollar investment portfolios, establishing robust accounting processes, and leading projects that enhance financial operational efficiency and cost-saving initiatives.

Career Highlights

  • Collaborate with independent accounting teams to manage multimillion-dollar real estate investment portfolios, ensuring accurate and compliant financial reporting.
  • Established and implemented accounting processes, standardized workflows, and internal controls to optimize financial operations, significantly contributing to company stability and growth.
  • Successfully led projects that improved financial operational efficiency and cost-saving initiatives through standardizing procurement workflows, establishing purchasing prerequisites, automating AP processes, and integrating accounting and operation systems.
  • Lead by example, fostering a culture of transparency and shared responsibility.
  • Focuses on developing financial strategies to support company goals while empowering the team to grow and contribute to success.
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Ben Wintroub

ACQUISITIONS MANAGER

Ben cultivates strategic relationships, and identifies manufactured housing communities that align with 52TEN’s portfolio objectives.

Ben brings two decades of commercial real estate experience across brokerage, title, and escrow and has been involved in over 500 commercial real estate transactions.

Career Highlights

  • Began his career with a self-owned media production company in Scottsdale, Arizona.
  • Closed commercial real estate transactions at Stewart Title & Trust, contributing to the highest producing office in the country with transactions up to $400 million.
  • Diverse commercial real estate experience, including office, condos, golf courses, manufactured housing communities, and multifamily developments.
  • Specialized in off-marketing manufactured housing communities across the mountain west region at Mueller & Hoffman.
  • Trusted mentor for manufactured housing communities.

The 52TEN Promise

At 52TEN, our promise to everyone we work with — from investor clients, to park owners, to our residents at each community — is that we will provide them with the best experience in the industry. For investors, this includes:

  • Full transparency with neutral party fund administration

  • Regular communication and direct access to our founders

  • Timely delivery of scheduled reporting, distributions, tax documents

Our Specialties Include:

  • Mobile home parks
  • Select RV parks
  • Conservative projections

  • Cash flow
  • The best experience

Peace of Mind with Lower Risk

Get to know us, and learn how 52TEN’s mobile home investment strategy can work for you.