Eli Appel, First Vice President Investments of Marcus & Millichap Encino, spearheads the California division of Ross | Appel Multifamily Group. He focuses on mid-size and large apartment buildings throughout Southern California, reaching Los Angeles and its bedroom communities from the Inland Empire through the South Bay. Eli has a client centered and relationship driven approach where he is involved in every step of the transaction, from underwriting, to aggressive marketing efforts and closing escrow. One of the cornerstones of Eli’s success is his expertise with tax deferred 1031 exchanges, allowing owners of investment property to buy and sell like-kind property while deferring capital gains tax. Eli’s clients can attest to the exponential value they gained as he facilitated the exchange, increasing their net worth and building multi-generational wealth. Eli has also been highlighted in the Los Angeles Business Journal (LABJ), The San Fernando Valley Business Journal (SFVBJ), Bisnow and Costar.
Early in his career, Eli was honored with the Marcus & Millichap Pacesetter award, bestowed upon the upper echelon of incoming Marcus & Millichap agents who meet a high standard of excellence. Eli has consistently achieved the nationally recognized SRA award for adding exceptional value for his clients and has been promoted to First Vice President Investments in 2020.
Eli has a bachelor’s degree from UCLA. Eli graduated with college and departmental honors. Eli has completed the coveted Real Estate Certificate with a Concentration in Investments from UCLA. Eli is an active member of The Urban Land Institute (ULI) and holds a broker’s license from the California Department of Real Estate. Standing six feet and six inches tall, Eli and his wife Brianna are thrilled to announce the birth of their baby boy.