Patrick Carino. Photo courtesy of The NRP Group

Multifamily developer NRP Group has hired Patrick Carino as vice president of development in its Northeast region. He will be responsible for originating and managing all aspects of market-rate development in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts.

“I am excited to join the NRP team and bring my passion for creating multifamily housing to a company celebrated for its expansive, high-caliber portfolio,” Carino said in a statement. “I’m confident that we can continue building upon the impressive pipeline NRP has created in the region.”

Prior to joining NRP, Carino oversaw acquisitions and development at RMS Companies, where he helped lead the company’s expansion into the Westchester, Northern New Jersey and suburban Boston markets.

NRP Group is a “vertically integrated developer, owner, builder and manager of best-in-class multifamily housing with a mission to create exceptional rental housing communities for individuals and families, regardless of income,” according to the company’s statement. The company has 15 offices on the East Coast and in Texas.