Real Estate Team

Jeff Teetsel

Managing Director, Real Estate Finance
Jeff Teetsel

Jeff focuses on real estate loan origination principally in Arizona and in the Rocky Mountain region.

He brings 28 years of experience to NXT Capital, including originating over $2 billion in structured real estate debt in the southwest. Most recently, Jeff owned Teetsel Properties, LLC, where he was the development manager for a 550,000 square-foot mixed-use development. Jeff’s background also includes serving as a Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for iStar Financial Inc., where he spent over 12 years originating real estate debt over a multi-state region.

Previously, Jeff was a Senior Vice President for a private development firm in Phoenix, where he was responsible for managing 1,000,000 square feet of office space and serving as the development manager for a variety of large mixed-use and master planned community projects. Prior to that, Jeff was a Senior Manager and Director of Real Estate Valuation for Ernst & Young Kenneth Leventhal Real Estate Group’s Pacific Northwest region and an Assistant Vice President for Wells Fargo Bank.

Jeff earned a B.S. in Real Estate and Business Law from Pennsylvania State University.