Kris Martinez, CPA
MANAGING PARTNER & PRINCIPAL - WRE PARTNERS
Kris Martinez is a founding partner and principal in a multifamily investment and property management company based in San Antonio, Texas. Kris has extensive experience in real estate finance and real estate investing and currently owns 1,694 units and commercial property in San Antonio, Texas. From 2004-2008, Kris founded and was CEO of Mirad Financial Group, a mortgage banking business in Las Vegas, Nevada. Kris’ team was responsible for fully underwriting, pricing, funding, and selling off loans to correspondent lenders in the secondary market. During this time, Kris also built up a single family home portfolio in Las Vegas, Nevada. In 2009, Kris pursued his academic degrees, earning a bachelor and master’s degree in accountancy from California State University, Northridge (CSUN). Kris later earned his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation from the state of California. Upon completion of his degrees, Kris spent two years in public accounting working at Ernst & Young and CohnReznick, LLP, in Los Angeles, as a financial statement auditor in the real estate practice. During his time in public accounting, Kris performed audits for large publicly traded REITs and commercial real estate investment firms. Upon relocating to San Antonio, Kris worked for a publicly traded company as an SEC Reporting Accountant.