Byron Cocke

Byron Cocke


As co-founder and co-Chief Executive Officer of CF Real Estate Services, Mr. Cocke leads the operations, construction and business development team. His responsibilities involve strategic planning and growth of the company. He oversees all aspects of CF Real Estate Services working alongside leadership with decades of multifamily experience.

After receiving his Bachelor’s of Science in Commerce, with concentrations in Accounting and Finance, Byron was an investment and merchant banker with Burke Capital Group, he specialized in financial services mergers and acquisitions with an expertise in community bank. In partnership with Brett Finkelstein, Byron co-founded Cocke Finkelstein, Inc (CFI) in 2004 which evolved into a full-service real estate investment, multifamily property management, asset management, consulting and development firm, providing services to owners, investors and financial institutions throughout the country. CFI acquired Lane in 2013 forming CF Real Estate Services property management. CF Real Estate Services is a top NMHC national provider of multi-family real estate services overseeing over 30,000 units.

Executive Leadership

Investment and Development Leadership

Management Leadership