Testimonials

“I have had the pleasure of working with Rick on various different levels over the past five years. He has proven himself to be not only well versed in the complexities of the securities industry but also a man of high integrity that is committed to doing the right thing. Rick is well respected in our industry and I would jump at the chance to work with him in the future.” – Isaac Dixon,  Canter Companies      

 

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“Rick and I worked several years together at UDR.  As the Senior VP and Director of Acquisitions, Rick was a strong leader and mentor to us up and coming junior officers.  Rick’s broad knowledge of the Real Estate and Multifamily industry, as well as his comprehensive and well thought out approach to all applications was a welcome resource to rely upon.  Rick is a smart and sincere diplomat when pursuing the best alternatives, always challenging me and my team to think beyond the obvious answers. I am glad to call Rick a friend and colleague in the industry.” - Bill E. Nettles,  AVP – Director of Property Improvements, United Dominion Realty Trust (colleague)

 

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Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, Creative

“Rick provided strategic planning and guidance for several of our commercial real estate asset acquisitions, including hotels and office properties located in Florida, New York, Georgia, and the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area. He prepared detailed and unbiased examinations and assessments (SWOT analyses) that were critical for investment suitability, including legal structuring, engineering, financing, securitizing, and marketing. His ability to incorporate critical elements while remaining focused on the big picture were vital to our investors.” – Lisa Leizear Client, Lisa hired Rick as a Business Consultant in 2006 & repeatedly after that