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About Avenue North Construction

Avenue North Construction, LLC (ANC) is based in Phoenix, Az and focuses on building multifamily units and horizontal apartments. Projects totaling 895 units of rentals are currently underway in both Las Vegas, NV and Phoenix, AZ. The investment arm of ANC, Avenue North, LLC has owned, managed, and sold over 1,600 additional multifamily units since 2011.


Ryan Hartman

Ryan Hartman

President of Construction

Ryan founded the company Avenue North, LLC in 2011. The company has acquired and sold over $200 million of multifamily assets, and has a development pipeline that exceeds $200 million.

Ryan was awarded the top 35 entrepreneurs under age 35 by the Arizona Republic. He is a member of the Arizona Multihousing Association, the Urban Land Institute, Real Estate Investment Advisory Council, Vistage, and Strategic Coach.

Ryan graduated with a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Arizona and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Southern California.

Jonathan Joseph

Jonathan Joseph

Vice President of Construction

Jonathan Joseph has over 10 years of experience in the construction industry. He has worked nationwide to complete projects totaling over $150 million with StreetLights Residential and dck worldwide. While his primary experience comes in the multifamily sector, he also has experience in hospitality and commercial construction projects.

Jonathan graduated with both an Architectural Engineering degree and a Construction Management degree from New England Institute of Technology in East Greenwich, RI and a Master’s in Real Estate Development from Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ in 2019.

Jonathan has had the honor to call each project location his home which includes Rhode Island, Guantanamo Bay, Houston, San Francisco, and Phoenix. He is currently an active member of the Urban Land Institute and NAOIP organizations and stays involved with the MRED community by being an alumni committee member.

Fil Hirohata

Fil Hirohata

Operations Manager

Fil Hirohata has had a consistent 30+ year history of upward growth and management responsibilities within the highly competitive single family subdivision space.

Fil previously worked in various leadership roles with KB Homes, Beazer, Meritage, and Richmond American Homes and has delivered over ten thousand homes and 40 master planned communities throughout Arizona.

Fil attended Mesa Community College and Arizona State University on golf scholarships. He is a Licensed Real Estate Broker and previously held an Arizona ROC General Engineering license.

James Emert

James Emert

Project Manager

James Emert is part of the acquisitions and asset management team for Avenue North, joining in 2020.

Prior to Avenue North, James worked in Acquisitions for CVG Properties, underwriting over $1B in value-add multifamily properties in Arizona, Utah, and California. James has also held positions for Everest Healthcare Properties, VEREIT (NYSE: VER), Davlyn Investments, and Yardi Matrix.

James graduated from University of Arizona with a degree in Economics and a Master’s in Finance degree from University of San Diego. He is an active member of the Arizona ULI Young Leaders Group and a CFA level II candidate.


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7377 E Doubletree Ranch Rd. Suite 270
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Avenue North Website
Arizona License ROC 334594 KB-1