Scott Burman has been in the real estate industry as an owner/developer and a partner of The Engel Burman Group since 2001. During his tenure at The Engel Burman Group, he has been at the forefront of the company’s business development and operations. Focusing on all aspects of real estate development, Scott has spearheaded many transactions of various product types and sizes. He has led large commercial acquisitions and dispositions, with values totaling in the hundreds of millions of dollars, and has also negotiated land acquisitions for both assisted living and multi-family housing projects throughout the region.

Scott has a keen understanding of property finance and has structured and closed a wide array of financing transactions, also valued in the hundreds of millions of dollars. He is directly responsible for the company’s expansion of The Bristal Assisted Living chain into the State of New Jersey as well as a number of its Suffolk County locations. Scott has appeared in front of Planning and Town Boards across the region and has established a track record for obtaining municipal approvals for difficult development projects. Scott has extensively negotiated commercial leasing transactions for office and industrial properties under the company’s ownership. He has a unique eye for planning and development of real estate projects and a vision for seeing them to finality and success.

He is also a founding partner of Paramount Realty USA, Manhattan’s leading real estate auction company ( Scott is an executive board member for the Long Island Real Estate Group and is co-founder of their New Generation Division. He chairs the Associate Board for ABLI – The Association For A Better Long Island. Scott is also the recipient of The Long Island Business 2010 “40 Under 40” Award, as well as the LIBN “Real Estate Award for Rising Star” in Commercial Development in 2010. Scott received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Marketing from New York University’s Leonard Stern School of Business.