Ben Mohns

Ben Mohns

Director

Mr. Mohns is Director and Head of Asset Management at Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC. He is also a member of the firm’s Management Committee and specializes in overseeing the development, refinancing and disposition of the firm’s student housing investments.  During his tenure at Harrison Street, Mr. Mohns has successfully monetized student housing investments totaling over $2.5 billion since joining the firm.  Additionally, Mr. Mohns also assists in the sourcing and underwriting of potential acquisition and development opportunities. 

Prior to joining Harrison Street, Mr. Mohns was a senior associate at Broadway Partners, where he was responsible for sourcing and underwriting potential acquisitions, developments and redevelopments. In that role, he coordinated due diligence and formed asset strategies for transactions. Before joining Broadway Partners, Mr. Mohns was an associate at Morgan Stanley within their US Real Estate Investing Group where he managed a Midwest portfolio. Throughout his career, he has been involved with several property types including office, industrial, retail, residential and hospitality. He was previously an analyst at Arthur Andersen within the Valuation Services Group supporting a wide range of client interests from financings, mergers & acquisitions, real estate portfolio valuations, due diligence and highest & best use issues.

Mr. Mohns graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics as well as Finance, Investments & Banking.  He currently serves as Vice Chair of ULI’s University Development Student Housing Council.