Greg Vilkin

President

Related California Residential

As President of Related California Residential, Mr. Vilkin leads Related California’s market-rate, luxury and mixed-income residential development throughout the state. He is currently overseeing a $2 billion pipeline of residential opportunities in key markets including San Francisco, Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego.

Having joined Related in 2014, Mr. Vilkin brings more than 30 years of real estate investment, development and management experience, during which he has led teams that developed more than $10 billion in residential, retail, hospitality, office, industrial and master-planned communities in markets throughout the United States.

Prior to joining Related, Mr. Vilkin served as managing principal and president of MacFarlane Partners, and served in various capacities for Forest City Enterprises, a publicly held real estate operating and development company with assets nationwide. For more than 10 years, he served as president of Forest City’s real estate businesses that operated in the western United States- Forest City Residential West and Forest City Stapleton. The two businesses developed and owned a wide range of properties, including high-density apartments and condominiums, office buildings, retail centers and large-scale mixed-use projects.

Mr. Vilkin holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from California State University at Northridge. He has served on the board of directors of the Center for Creative Land Recycling and the Multifamily Leadership Board of the National Association of Home Builders. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute, the Congress for the New Urbanism and the Young President’s Organization.

Greg Vilkin

President

Related California Residential

As President of Related California Residential, Mr. Vilkin leads Related California’s market-rate, luxury and mixed-income residential development throughout the state. He is currently overseeing a $2 billion pipeline of residential opportunities in key markets including San Francisco, Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego.

Having joined Related in 2014, Mr. Vilkin brings more than 30 years of real estate investment, development and management experience, during which he has led teams that developed more than $10 billion in residential, retail, hospitality, office, industrial and master-planned communities in markets throughout the United States.

Prior to joining Related, Mr. Vilkin served as managing principal and president of MacFarlane Partners, and served in various capacities for Forest City Enterprises, a publicly held real estate operating and development company with assets nationwide. For more than 10 years, he served as president of Forest City’s real estate businesses that operated in the western United States- Forest City Residential West and Forest City Stapleton. The two businesses developed and owned a wide range of properties, including high-density apartments and condominiums, office buildings, retail centers and large-scale mixed-use projects.

Mr. Vilkin holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from California State University at Northridge. He has served on the board of directors of the Center for Creative Land Recycling and the Multifamily Leadership Board of the National Association of Home Builders. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute, the Congress for the New Urbanism and the Young President’s Organization.

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Commercial Real Estate Executive of the Year
  • Best Mixed-Use Developer
  • Sustainable Developer of the Year