Ruben Esqueda

Vice President
Development

“The Brinshore team is experienced, collaborative, dynamic, and focused on providing all of our stakeholders with an amazing experience as we work together to solve our community housing needs.”

  • Manages all aspects of the development process for new multifamily and senior communities with a focus on Texas. 
  • Has experience in property development, financials, market analysis, and real estate operations. 

Experience

Prior to joining Brinshore, Ruben worked for both for-profit and non-profit firms in affordable multifamily development and acquisitions in several states.

As Development Manager at Gardner Capital, he oversaw the development of senior, family, affordable, and market-rate multifamily housing including securing entitlements, addressing title concerns, managing the architectural and civil design team, financial modeling, due diligence, and construction management as the owner’s representative. He also served as Development Associate /LIHTC Coordinator for the Atlantic Housing Foundation, where he orepared complex financial models for multifamily projects including affordable, conventional, and student utilizing various finance programs including HUD 221(d)4, HUD 223(f), and bond/private placement.

Ruben has also worked as a project consultant in South Africa, developing the operations framework for a private municipal company to provide utilities and other services to a master plan development.

Education

Rube received a master’s degree from Texas A&M in Land and Property Development and a BA in Real Estate from the University of North Texas.