David C. Rutgers
Sr. Managing Director, BD

Years with the Firm: 6
Years in Real Estate: 36

David C. Rutgers

A seasoned real estate veteran, David Rutgers sold $140 million of residential real estate in 18 public auctions in California and Arizona.

Since 1987, Mr. Rutgers has worked for three nationwide auction companies. He developed a format to sell commercial properties at auction for multiple institutional owners on a national scale, with the first nationwide auction held in 1989. In the early 1990s, he sold more than 2,000 condominiums on the East Coast in successful public auctions. In the mid-1990s, he was in charge of business development for Ross Dove/Grubb & Ellis, and sold commercial properties valued over $500 million for the FDIC, RTC, banks and life insurance companies at nationwide auctions.

Mr. Rutgers has been a licensed California real estate broker since 1976. He is a member of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) and is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM). He is a graduate of Lafayette College, where he majored in business, and of the Missouri School of Auctioneering. He conducted his graduate studies at New York University, and completed three MAI appraisal courses.

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