James Dorcely


James S Dorcely is a successful businessman with strong ties to the New York & New Jersey Area. James entered banking and finance as a Stock Broker and Investment Banker on Wall Street. In 2001, he transitioned into the real estate financing and lending industry when he began working for Bank of New York. Subsequently, James also has managed lending division covering the NYC market at, Citibank, JP Morgan Chase and Bank of America.

James is a Co-Treasurer-Chair of the Finance Committee as well as an Executive Committee Member of the Haitian Roundtable.

James has over 16 years of experience in the planning, development, and financing of affordable & market rate housing. Over the course of his career, James and his partners have financed, managed and develop over $500 million of residential and commercial properties.

James is a Managing Partner of Garden State Equity Group. GSEG is a full-service development and construction firm enhancing communities in New York and New Jersey. Our properties encompass low and moderate income housing, mixed-use properties, and commercial development. GSEG is currently developing 600 unit Mixed-Use rental properties in Northern New Jersey.

James S Dorcely is also Vice President, Area Sales Manager at EverBank where he manages a lending division that finances over 300 Million worth of real estate on an annual basis.