About Us

Local Expertise, Professional Results

Founded in 1992, Pacific Property Group is a privately held company based in Portland, Oregon. Pacific Property Group currently owns and manages a portfolio of properties across 7 states. Our innovative business model integrates customer service and management disciplines of the institutional property management industry at a local level. This unique approach and our commitment to hiring the very best professionals makes us one of the most respected and trusted local property management companies.

Derek Tomasello serves as CEO & President of Pacific Property Group, a real estate investment company investing in multi-family acquisitions across North America. Prior to Pacific Property Group, he served as Director of Support Sales & Services for Mentor Graphics Corporation, a publicly traded provider of electronic design automation solutions.


Mr. Tomasello holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing, Business Administration with a minor in finance and an MBA in International Business Studies from Portland State University.

  • Christian Lee, Vice President of Operations - clee@pac-properties.com
  • Lisa Carrol, Finance Director - lcarroll@pac-properties.com
  • Barbara Emmons, Operations Support - bemmons@pac-properties.com
  • Kelly Merklin, Business Systems Manager, kmerklin@pac-properties.com

Our Mission

Our goal at Pacific Properties is to give our residents the ultimate living experience by providing pleasant, professional, and honest service. We will work hard to maintain our commitment, and strive to exceed expectations every step of the way.


Trusted Advisor & Manager

Pacific Properties Advisors seeks to acquire multi-family investments on behalf of Pacific Properties Group, Inc. Potential multi-family acquisitions should meet the following criteria:

Location: Primary and secondary markets throughout the Southeast and Southwest

Typical Transaction Size: $3,000,000 - $50,000,000

Asset Class: "A-" to "C+" grade assets

Investment Type: Opportunistic, value-add and core plus assets

Forward all authorized offering memorandums to management@pac-properties.com

Our Mission

Our Team

  • Lisa Carroll
    Finance Director
  • Barbara Emmons
    Operations Support
  • Kelly Merklin