Brian Murray acquired his first investment property in 2007. Without raising any outside capital, Brian bootstrapped his way from newbie investor to founder and CEO of Washington Street Properties, a commercial real estate investment company that has been ranked on the Inc. 500|5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies for five years. Brian is also the co-founder and Key Principal for Open Door Capital, a real estate investment firm that helps clients achieve superior returns through the acquisition of value-add real estate. In 2015, Brian Murray’s achievements were recognized nationally when he was presented with a Gold Stevie Award for Executive of the Year in the Real Estate Industry. Brian is also the author of the bestselling and award-winning book Crushing It in Apartments and Commercial Real Estate and co-author of The Multifamily Millionaire, Volumes I and II.