Q & A with Bill Gatti of TREK on new projects and affordable housing
TREK Development Group has recently been selected by the city to redevelop some of Pittsburgh’s most prominent real estate, including the Garden Theater block on the North Side and Mellon’s Orchard South in East Liberty.
The Downtown Pittsburgh-based real estate development firm specializes in projects that are driven by neighborhood stakeholders through collaboration. TREK projects include affordable and market-rate residential and commercial properties, parks, and community centers focused on building sustainable communities.
Bill Gatti is the founder, president and CEO of TREK and is directly involved in all aspects of the firm’s work in Pittsburgh. Here’s what he had to say about current projects and how developers can work with policy-makers and communities to address affordable housing in our region.