Research, Yardi Systems
Paul Fiorilla is Associate Director of Research at Yardi Systems, working on the company’s new Matrix data service, which collects property and loan data on multifamily properties in nearly 90 markets nationwide. Yardi has started publishing regular outlooks using the Matrix data. Fiorilla has worked in the industry as a writer and analyst for nearly 20 years. He spent six years as an investment vice president in the research group of Prudential Real Estate Investors, where he was responsible for publishing the firm’s well-regarded quarterly outlooks and white papers. Before joining PREI, Fiorilla wrote for the Commercial Mortgage Alert for 12 years, the last nine as managing editor. He also has worked as a consultant producing research white papers, outlooks and articles for clients that include Real Capital Analytics, Marcus & Millichap, Colliers International, Clarion Partners, Terra Capital and Institutional Investor. Since 2011, Fiorilla has served as volunteer co-managing editor of CRE Finance World magazine, which is published three times a year by Washington, DC, based trade group CRE Finance Council.