Juris Doctorate, 1970, Louisiana State University Law School
Bachelor of Science, 1967, University of Denver
1970.1976 : Pres Kabacoff, a native of New Orleans, practiced real estate law and general litigation.
1970.1977 : Pres Kabacoff was Assistant to the Managing Partner of International Rivercenter (IRC), which was the developer and managing partnership of the New Orleans Hilton Riverside and Towers, a 1,600-room convention center hotel; Riverwalk; and International Cruise Ship Terminal; and was the attorney and team member in the development of Beau Chene, a 3,000-unit recreational community in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.
1982-present: Pres Kabacoff co-founded HRI Properties, based in New Orleans. HRI is a full-service real estate company and a leader in the adaptive reuse of historic structures. Its mission statement is to revitalize cities by creating diverse, vibrant, and sustainable communities.
Founded in 1982 by Edward B. Boettner (1933-2000) and Pres Kabacoff, HRI is dedicated to the pursuit of rebuilding neighborhoods and recreating entire communities. HRI has completed 50 large-scale projects, including 4,496 apartment units, 3,487 hotel rooms, over 500,000 square feet of office and retail space, with a total funding value of $1.4 billion. These developments were made possible by established and trusted partnerships between HRI and governmental units at the city, state and federal levels along with private sector lenders and equity investors.