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Samuel Friedman

Samuel Friedman

Construction Manager

Samuel joined the Kaplan team in 2004. His first project was the construction of a synagogue in New Jersey. In 2008, he became a Certified General Contractor and Home Inspector. This allowed Samuel to become involved in the construction of custom single-family homes, renovations and Chinese drywall restoration projects.

In 2011, Samuel was placed in charge of another synagogue construction project in Aventura, FL. Plus he was actively involved in Kaplan’s projects in Atlanta, Charleston and Charlotte, including Park Row, Cosmopolitan, 930Nomo, Square One, and Overton Row. 

Samuel’s major responsibilities on a job site include overseeing the general contractor’s work, making sure schedules are followed and deadlines met, and ensuring we deliver quality units. This includes turning over the units to each property manager and representing Kaplan Residential at all times.  He is also involved in site sourcing and research for the company’s Florida office.

Samuel completed his college education in Venezuela, his home country. He has been married for 38 years to Carmen Elena. They have 4 children and 3 grandchildren. His hobbies are reading, playing tennis and riding his bicycling along the beautiful Florida beaches.