Introductions

Takeoff Capital was founded by Mike and Shawn, who have a combined experience of over 10 years in real estate investing. With a focus on apartment buildings, they have grown a portfolio worth over $50,000,000. Their mission is to empower investors to achieve their true wealth potential by leveraging the power of real estate investing on a larger scale.

In addition to investing in real estate full-time, Mike and Shawn host The Real Estate takeoff podcast, which has over 200,000 listeners worldwide and interviews the world’s most renowned real estate investors.

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Track Record

A few of our current & past investment opportunities.
You can view the before & after of our renovations using the slider.

Arbors Kitchen Classis

The Arbors Apartments

150-Units

Purchased: $12.7M • Current Value: $20.1M

Timber Creek Classic

Timber Creek Apartments

145-Units

Purchased: $12.7M • Current Value: $16M

Breeza Before

Breeza 32 Apartments

33-Units

Purchased: 12/2019 • Sold: 01/2022
Total Return: 285%
Equity Multiple: 2.85X
IRR: 68.7%

Black Sand Inn Before

Black Sands Inn

10-Room

Purchased: 08/2022 • Sold: 10/2023
Total Return: 120%
Equity Multiple: 1.2X
IRR: 20.55%

Pacific Beach

Pacific Beach, San Diego

30-Units

In development

Meet the Takeoff Team

Shawn DiMartile

Shawn DiMartile

Co-Founder/Managing Partner

Mike Tighe

Mike Tighe

Co-Founder/Managing Partner

Jayne Kemer

Jayne Kemer

Chief Financial Officer

Patrick Ryan

Patrick Ryan

Accounting

James Heinzman

James Heinzman

Project Manager

Lisa

Lisa Serhan

Administrative Lead

Strategies

Value Add Apartments

We specialize in acquiring underperforming apartments in need of renovations and new management. Through a comprehensive renovation plan, we aim to increase rental income and generate profitable returns for our investors.

The key steps in our investment process include:

Building

Identify and acquire underperforming apartments with growth potential.

Plan

Implement a strategic renovation plan to enhance the property's value and appeal.

Flash

Enhance amenities and improve property management to attract and retain high-quality tenants.

growth

Provide regular monthly reports to keep investors informed about the progress of the project.

Dollar Money

Distribute positive cash flow generated from rental income to investors on a consistent basis.

Investors

When the time is right, sell the property to realize profits and distribute the proceeds to our investors.

Kitchen

Apartment Development in San Diego

San Diego stands at the epicenter of the housing affordability crisis, compelling numerous residents to remain renters. To address this, the city has implemented several new programs aimed at increasing density on qualifying lots. Our approach centers on acquiring existing homes or commercial properties in highly sought after beach communities and transforming them into brand-new apartment complexes.

House

We source a lot with enough space to build 10 or more apartment units.

House Renovation

Design and acquire construction permits and build the new apartment complex

Lease

Lease up the new units

Investor

Sell and distribute profits to investors

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San Diego Apartments