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William Heishman

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Adjunct Assistant Professor

William Heishman has over 20+ years’ experience in commercial real estate (CRE) banking/finance and real estate fund investment/management in both the U.S. and Japan.

From 2004 to 2012, he was President of Infinity Mortgage Co., Ltd., (“Infinity Mortgage”) a specialty real estate services firm located in Tokyo, Japan.

Prior to starting and operating Infinity Mortgage, Mr. Heishman was employed as General Manager of SSJ Servicer Co., Ltd. from 2002 to 2004, a licensed Japanese servicing company co-owned by Merrill Lynch and Ocwen, worked at Lone Star Opportunity Fund in Tokyo from 2000 to 2002, and was in the Tokyo Office of Merrill Lynch as part of joint venture with Lone Star from 1999 to 2000.

Mr. Heishman began his real estate banking and finance career in New York at Chemical Bank from 1992 to 1996 before moving to Merrill Lynch’s CMBS Loan Underwriting and Structuring group from 1996 to 1999.

Currently Mr. Heishman is the New York Representative of Stasia Capital, a medium-sized Japanese financial adviser, whose clients are investing in CRE in the U.S.

Additionally, Mr. Heishman is Adjunct Instructor at the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate, responsible for teaching and developing curricula for the following graduateschool classes: Comparative International Real Estate, Real Estate Finance, and Real Estate Valuation and Feasibility.

Fluent in Japanese, Mr. Heishman is a dual MBA/MA in Asian Studies from Cornell University and a New York Licensed Real Estate Broker.


Course Semester Title Student Work Instructor Syllabus Requirements & Sequence Location & Time Session & Points Call No.
Pla6569‑1 Fall 2019
Comparative Global Real Estate
William Heishman
M 4 PM - 6 PM
SES B= 10/21-12/9
1.5 Points
Pla6569‑1 Fall 2018
Comparative Global Real Estate
William Heishman Syllabus
200 Fayerweather South
M 4 PM - 6 PM
Session A
1.5 Points
Pla6569‑1 Fall 2016
Comparative Global Real Estate
William Heishman Syllabus ELECTIVE
M 4-6PM
Session B
1.5 Points