Trodale Developers is a visionary real estate development team headquartered in Rockland County, New York and servicing the Hudson Valley New York and Northern New Jersey areas. Our expertise spans zoning, financing, construction, renovation and project management with unmatched dedication. We obtain local municipal approval for complex zoning laws and we navigate bureaucracy and land regulation for our clients. We extend high quality construction services regardless of project size, delivering superb workmanship throughout. Our clients have come to appreciate the constant, well-planned coordination that is vital for project maintenance and completion.

For over a decade, Trodale has maintained an outstanding track record of successfully acquiring, financing and developing both residential, commercial and hospitality assets.



Principal and CEO at Trodale Developer Inc.

Berel Karniol is a third-generation real estate owner and developer who has been successfully acquiring, financing and managing residential, commercial, retail, and hospitality assets for more than thirty years both privately and as owner of Berkley Properties and Trodale Developers. He has extraordinary success in the development, redevelopment, repositioning, and renovation of assets over his entire career. He manages and supervises all phases of project development with a special emphasis on expense management. He currently holds interest in over 2,000 units in the Northeast as well as approximately 1,000,000 square feet of retail and office assets located throughout the United States. He also owns and develops individual homes, condominium and multi-family developments. Since 2007, Berel has developed and completed over 1,000 apartment/condominiums within the tri-state area.

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As a forward-thinking firm, our team is committed to establishing solid partnerships with our clients. We provide opportunities for landowners to share greater profits while we worry about the project details. Trodale offers end-to-end property and project development, supporting its own projects by directing and arranging each aspect in-house.

From start to finish, Trodale is there every step of the way, ensuring a smooth, professional experience throughout. Our comprehensive approach to real estate delivers high-profit turnout, low finance rates, and zero headaches.

Aside from our unique partnership options, we also specialize in financing arrangements for our clients. Competitive rates, minimal risk and solid investment plans is our gold standard for every project, and we always deliver. We stay on top of our game by discerning the financing needs for each project and then delivering our clients the best, individualized options to meet their specifications.


Trodale's combined experience and understanding of the ever-changing market continues to carve out our niche of commitment, innovation and profitability. We constantly meet our investment objectives, and consistently perpetuate our history of strong performance and high returns. Maximizing each project and delivering optimal results is what we do, much to the satisfaction of our large customer network. Trust at Trodale, that is our uncompromising promise and our greatest strength.

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