Chief Executive Officer
Graciela Ybarra is Founder and CEO of Innovative Multi-Family Investments, LLC. She was a teacher by profession for over 20 years and started her real estate investment career in 2003 renovating single-family homes in California. With this experience, Graciela realized her dreams of passive income from owning and managing multifamily commercial properties in Texas, thus allowing her to leave the teaching profession in 2010.
Graciela has applied her extensive experience to acquire and manage approximately 20 medium-large sized multifamily properties. She resides in Texas spearheading her business as well as heading up the IMFI property management company. Before forming Innovative Multi-Family Investments, Graciela founded and successfully lead other multifamily real estate acquisitions and property management companies as CEO of the Texas GVS Ideal companies. Graciela is an expert at managing property assets to deliver the most cash flow and equity to the investors, setting high standards for increasing rent collections and reducing expenses.
Graciela has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Liberal Studies and a Masters degree in Education. She is focused and passionate about commercial investing and gives herself to the pursuit of teaching others about investing. She was honored with the first Hall of Fame award in 2010 from a leading apartment Investment author and trainer.