Distressed Buying Opportunities Could Increase in 2019

By Les Shaver Apartment investors are hopeful that they will see more buying opportunities during the year ahead. A lot could come from other peoples’ pain. In Sterling Group’s 42 years of existence, the company has weathered multiple real estate cycles. The company, which started in affordab...


Self-Storage Investment Firm Sterling Group Names New Partner

Sterling Group, a real estate investment firm that specializes in self-storage and multi-family housing, has named Larry Swank II as a partner. Swank currently serves as secretary and a member of the board of directors, overseeing the construction division. He’ll continue in this capacity, accord...


Apartment Sales Set Record in 2018

By Les Shaver ##While 2018 sales hit record volume, things did slow in Q4. Find out what buyers expect from the year ahead. Even as the cycle matured, and interest rates rose in the fall, investors kept buying apartments in 2018. More than $172.6 billion of apartments changed hands last ...


Sterling Group Announces New Partner

##Larry Swank II Joins Ownership Mishawaka, IN — Sterling Group, a leading, private real estate investment firm, today formally announced that Larry Swank II has been named a Partner. Mr. Swank II has worked his way through the ranks at the Sterling Group over the past 16 years. He currently s...


The Sterling Group Hires Sr. Vice President General Counsel

Mishawaka, Ind. – The Sterling Group is pleased to announce Joseph M. Scimia has joined the company as Senior Vice President General Counsel. Scimia is moving from the Real Estate Group at Ice Miller, Indianapolis, where he was a Partner representing developers, contractors, lenders, landlords...


The Sterling Group

The Sterling Group is a real estate investment services firm specializing in multifamily housing and self-storage facilities. Sterling is family-owned and vertically integrated. Its companies include development, construction, property management, and investment management. As the company grows so does the focus on investment partners, financial institutions, colleagues, residents, and other individuals that make up our invaluable customer base.

Customer Service is Achieved by Exceeding Customers’ Expectations

This initiative, called “Sterling 925,” drives our company culture. Why 925? Sterling silver contains 92.5% silver and we are nothing less than Sterling. This initiative has evolved just as the company has. Customers will always be the heart of our business and our focus is to exceed customers’ expectations by providing +1 Sterling Service.