Co-Founding Partner, Hornrock Properties
Maurice Hornblass is a co-founding partner of Hornrock Properties. Hornrock Properties is a vertically integrated development company, which owns and operates residential and commercial Real Estate assets with a primary focus on multifamily development. With a value added approach, Hornrock specializes in acquiring trophy locations in the tri-state area and determines how to optimize or create Real Estate assets in those locales. In addition to owning the former Sony USA headquarters, located on 37 acres in Bergen County, Hornrock currently has over 1800 luxury apartments in various stages of the pipeline, anticipating over half a billion in asset value. Maurice oversees Hornrock’ s acquisitions, approvals, development, and asset management. He has a diverse background in both real estate and entrepreneurship. Prior to co- founding Hornrock in 2010, Maurice formed Avichai Properties, which focused on distress real estate assets. Concurrent with his time at Avichai, Maurice teamed up with Treetop Development, where he structured and raised capital for substantial real estate deals. Prior to his time in the real estate sector, Maurice started his career in the elite analyst program at Salomon Smith Barney. He received his B.A. from Hofstra University in 1998 and was a candidate in the NYU Masters in real estate program.