Dennis Cavallari
Senior Managing Director, A&D, Residential/Multi-family

Dennis Cavallari is responsible for SteelWave’s residential/multifamily development, acquisitions, financing and asset management throughout SteelWave’s various markets. Mr. Cavallari previously formed the Cavallari Group developing and procuring entitlement approvals for residential land and multifamily properties in the western U.S. Formerly the Senior Vice President in charge of Legacy Partners Residential Southern California region, Mr. Cavallari was responsible for developing some of the most highly profitable, noteworthy, luxury apartment communities in all of Southern California.

Prior to Legacy Partners Residential, Dennis was based in Denver, Colorado as a partner in charge of development for JPI, a national apartment community developer. A former partner at Property Company of America, Dennis has 35 years of real estate experience and has developed over 6,000 units at a cost of $1.6 billion.


  • BS from Empire State College
  • MS from the State University of New York