Our Firm

Arsenal Capital solely focuses on repositioning multi-family assets in growth markets across the Midwest and Southeast.  We seek to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns across market cycles and over the long term for our investors by identifying strategic opportunities where we can build value in underperforming assets.


The firm employs a straightforward investment strategy. We seek to acquire assets at a significant discount to replacement cost, maximize value by addressing any physical or operational issues through aggressive asset management and targeted value-add initiatives, and look to capitalize on the investment once the asset is stabilized. 

 

Leadership

 
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Chris Salazar

Chris leads acquisitions, capital markets, and asset management for Arsenal Capital. Chris founded the firm in 2016 to capitalize on undervalued multi-family assets in secondary markets in the Midwest. In 2019, he created CS Residential to vertically integrate the company's property management function and create value for investors.


Prior to Arsenal, Chris attended Augustana College and graduated with BS in Accounting and Finance. Currently, Chris resides in the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago and belongs to various professional real estate organizations including Urban Land Institute and Young Real Estate Professionals. Chris enjoys reading non-fiction, traveling, and playing golf.