About Fund I
C-Star SFR Fund I successfully completed its exit in April 2022. This is the first exit of C-Star Fund and is a milestone for the company. C-Star SFR Fund I acquired for $5.6 million with a total of 36 properties scattered in nine counties in Atlanta MSA. C-Star SFR Fund I was sold to a large institution with more than 40,000 assets at a 10% premium to the market price with multiple cash offers from a number of SFR investment institutions at the time of sale. The transaction was completed within 35 days, bringing fund I to a successful epilogue.
C-Star Founder & CEO
Ms.Li received her master’s degree concentrated in Real Estate from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She also holds dual bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Urban Planning from Peking University.
Anthony Liu has been in numerous roles across different functions within real estate for the past nine years. Currently, he is a Managing Director at Hines in Acquisitions and Development for the New York office, responsible for sourcing and executing new investments for acquisitions and development across sectors with a primary focus on commercial office. Prior to Hines, Anthony was in an analytical role at Jamestown Properties on the acquisitions team. He began his career as an analyst in real estate debt capital markets at Wells Fargo. Outside of work, he is a passionate Associate Board member of Apex for Youth, a nonprofit that provides mentoring to Asian youths in New York City. He has been a CFA charterholder since 2016. Anthony graduated from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon.
Kate Hrobsky is a mature businesswoman with a passion for real estate and urban planning. Graduating from The University of Texas in 2002 with a degree in finance Kate took her dreams of big business to NYC to work in investment banking or real estate, whatever she could land. She started as an administrative assistant at Deutsche Bank where she planned to matriculate into a larger role or make her next move upward. She got lucky with an interview from a Texas based real estate company, Trammell Crow Company in 2003. Kate’s core responsibility was analyst to the brokers, bankers and sales people in the growing New York operation. Some highlights were disposing of large national portfolios for American Express and Yum! Brands. Obtaining a great education and set of experiences at Trammell Crow Company she decided to go to the next level to practice her underwriting and analysis skills for a renowned owner, Shorenstein Properties. Some highlights were establishing a mezzanine debt program and purchasing 399 Boylston Street in Boston. Culminating in the underwriting, acquiring and repositioning of Park Avenue Tower and 850 Third Avenue. Shortly after that achievement, Kate had her first child and temporarily retired. Currently Kate is raising three daughters and managing her husband and dog and working on finding her new role in the business world. She resides on the Upper East Side in NYC. She enjoys reading, theater, travel and most of all time with the family she has built. In addition to managing her family’s investments, Kate spends her free time on many philanthropic endeavors and is particularly involved with The Brick Presbyterian Church and Yorkville Community School.