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Cardinal Capital Management, Inc. (Cardinal Capital) and Astar Capital Management (Astar Capital) are sister companies driven by complementary missions under the same ownership. Together, Cardinal Capital and Astar Capital have acquired, developed, and rehabbed over 9,500 units of multifamily housing with a transaction value exceeding $500 million in assets. Our projects have received numerous local, state, and national awards. 


Since its establishment in 2004, Cardinal Capital has gained a national reputation as an industry leader in acquiring, developing, financing, and managing multifamily housing. The company's principals, Erich Schwenker and Dan O'Connell, each have over 40 years of real estate investment and management experience. Our development, construction, property management, and real estate asset management divisions achieve high success rates for all of the properties in our portfolio, which include market rate housing, supportive housing for veterans and for persons recovering from mental illness, persons with hearing or vision loss, and homeless people.

We have successfully invested over $140 million in private equity for some of the largest investment entities in the country. Firms such as Boston Capital, Royal Bank of Canada, Richman Group, Redstone, and BMO Harris all trust us for skilled real estate closing, financial management, and property management

What We Do

Products/Services Relating to General Contractors
Products/Services Relating to Property Management

Project Experience

Hospital / Nursing Home
Residential Building

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