Delight Merrill Joins Newcastle Limited as Senior Vice President of Multifamily Operations

Written By
Evelyn Wronkowski
Posted On
January 17, 2023

CHICAGO – Newcastle Limited is pleased to announce Delight Merrill has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Multifamily Operations. In her new role, Merrill will be responsible for building the strategic vision for Newcastle's residential operating platform. She will oversee the firm's 3,000-unit multifamily portfolio and a team of 100 employees responsible for management and leasing.

"Delight brings 20 years of proven experience in multifamily leasing and management and an impressive operational track record," said Steve Merchant, COO of Newcastle Limited. "We are thrilled to have her on board as we continue to grow our portfolio and develop our multifamily team."

Most recently, Merrill was Director of Property Management with Redwood Capital Group, a vertically integrated real estate investment manager, overseeing the day-to-day operations of its 6,500-unit residential portfolio. Prior to her role at Redwood, she was Vice President of Property Management with Akara Partners.

Merrill earned a Bachelor Degree from the University of Montana and holds a Master's Degree from the University of Colorado. She previously served on the Board of the Chicagoland Apartment Association.

About Newcastle Limited

Newcastle Limited is a real estate investment firm that acquires, develops and owns urban retail and multifamily properties in Chicago. An entrepreneurial investor with institutional backing, the firm can deploy large amounts of capital and close transactions quickly. To learn more about Newcastle, call Michael R. Haney, CEO, at (312) 252-1401 or visit the company's website at