a passion for real estate.

Daniel Denihan Jr. and Brian Carcaterra founded Homewood Real Estate Partners in 2009 with investment from, and in collaboration with, DJD Associates, LLC.  Homewood has since invested in excess of $26 million dollars in properties throughout the northeast corridor and in the Midwest and Mid Atlantic, to build a portfolio that includes Class A office space, limited services hotels, multi-family residential, and speculative land.  For each investment, Homewood conducts extensive due diligence with the assistance of a broad and strategic network of professionals in the marketplace.

Dan's and Brian's relationship began over 20 years ago as competitive rivals on the high school lacrosse field and was solidified during their time at The Johns Hopkins University, where both earned bachelors degrees and multi-year All-American Lacrosse Player status. After graduation, while launching their respective real estate careers, both Dan and Brian were All-Stars in Major League Lacrosse.

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Daniel Denihan
Managing Partner

Dan has lifelong real estate acquisition and investment experience, as well as hospitality management experience, having been involved in day-to-day operations of the Denihan family-owned Affinia Hospitality Group (formerly Manhattan East Suite Hotels).  Dan is currently a Managing Partner at Homewood Residential Builders and also manages all real estate assets in the DJD Associates, LLC investment portfolio.

Dan has been an active real estate investor and developer for over a decade and has proven successful in identifying projects with high-earning potentials across a variety of property types and asset classes. Dan is instrumental in securing deals throughout the Northeast, Southeast, and Chicago.


Brian Carcaterra
Managing Partner

Brian Carcaterra is currently a Senior Vice President at CBRE, where he leads a highly succesful team overseeing several million square feet of Class A office space. His specialties include investment sales, as well as agency and tenant representation on a local, national, and global level. Brian transitioned to CBRE from Newmark Grubb Knight Frank in 2012, bringing with him over a decade of experience as a broker and consultant in corporate and institutional real estate at Newmark Grubb Knight Frank. 

Sean Denihan
Managing Partner

Sean Denihan joined Homewood Real Estate Partners in 2014, bringing with him a decade of experience within the Real Estate and Construction industries.

Before joining Homewood, Sean was an acquisitions analyst at ClearRock Properties, where he focused on underwriting commercial office investments, in addition to managing new and existing assets. Prior to ClearRock, Sean worked at Tenth Avenue Holdings where he was involved in all aspects of closing hotel and office transactions.  Before that, Sean was at Structuretone Construction in Manhattan where he worked as an Estimator and Superintendent on large square footage, high-profile construction projects, including Hess Oil and Moody’s.

Sean holds a Bachelor of Arts in Government from Georgetown University and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Fordham University.

mike powers

Mike Powers joined Homewood in 2015 bringing with him four years of experience within the Affordable Housing and Real Estate industries. Mike is responsible for all in-house accounting and deal analysis relating to assets under ownership and potential acquisitions.  

Before joining Homewood, Mike was a Senior Associate at CohnReznick, which has one of the most extensive and experienced affordable housing industry practices in the United States. While at CohnReznick, Mike conducted government and investor required financial statement audits along with various Agreed-Upon Procedures engagements relating to Low Income Housing Tax Credit program. Mike has extensive experience working directly with for-profit and non-profit developers along with syndicators, investors, and lenders in all phases of the tax credit lifecycle.

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from the University of Delaware and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Dan Donahue

Dan Donahue joined Homewood Real Estate Partners in 2018 as an associate responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities as well as assisting in the management of assets currently under ownership. 

Prior to joining Homewood, Dan gained valuable capital markets experience as a Commercial MortgageBroker at HKS Real Estate Advisors, LLC. There he was tasked with securing senior debt, mezzanine debt, preferred equity, bridge, and construction financing for real estate investors & developers across all asset types from HKS' wide array of lending relationships. 

Dan holds a Bachelor of Arts from The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. “