Michael has specialized in the valuation and market analysis of seniors housing and healthcare properties since 2005. Prior to forming OHC Advisors he held leadership roles in several national healthcare real estate valuation firms. Michael has been a speaker on valuation and market analysis topics at several industry conferences and presented webinars regarding the valuation of healthcare real estate as part of his role as a subcommittee member of the Healthcare Special Interest Group of the American Society of Appraisers.
Michael studied real estate and finance at Florida State University and holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. As a Cuban-American, he is a proud supporter of CAMACOL, The Latin Chamber of Commerce of the United States, which is the largest Hispanic business organization in the State of Florida and one of the most influential minority business groups in the United States. He also served his local community as an appointed Appraiser Special Magistrate in Miami-Dade County where he presided over hundreds of property tax appeals as a neutral judge between property owners and the county assessor's office. When he's not screen-tanning at the office desk, he enjoys traveling with his wife and two children as well as tactical shooting, skiing, wakeboarding, and trying not to sink his small boat for a third time.