Rick Ikeler

SENIOR ADVISOR

 

 

239.334.3040

Email: Rick Ikeler

Rick joined Trinity Commercial Group in January of 2022. In the past he has focused on dispositions for large clients including the sale of excess land.  He now concentrates on land transactions for warehouse, multi-family, affordable housing, and Government and institutional relationships.

Rick graduated in 1985 from University of Texas with a degree in Finance. He moved to Florida in 2021 to get in a market where he sought to make his permanent home. He works to diligently to service the TCG clients throughout the markets they serve.

Rick and his lovely wife moved to Florida in August, 2021 in order to work in a market he had always wanted to make his permanent home. He loves to travel especially to warm regions as he is drawn to the beach lifestyle. Florida is a great place to settle down with his wife as they enjoy playing golf and appreciating all that Florida has to offer. In his spare time he enjoys riding his bike and swimming in the ocean.

 

EDUCATION

  • University of Texas: Bachelor of Business Administration – Finance
  • Institute of Real Estate Management: Certified Property Manager
  • CCIM Institute: Certified Commercial Investment Member

AREA OF FOCUS

  • Growing and strengthening the TCG client relationships
  • Client Development and Strategy
  • Mentoring the JR Program at TCG

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Trinity Commercial Group Inc. (2022 – Present)
  • SRS Real Estate Partners (2000-2021)
  • Henry S. Miller (1999-2000)
  • Missouri Advantage (1998-1999)
  • CMD Realty (1996-1997)
  • Central Management, Inc. (1988-1996)

ACTIVE CLIENTS AND PARTNERS

  • Lee County School District
  • Goodwill of SWFL
  • Stock Development
  • Casto Development
  • Benderson Development
  • Creighton Commercial Development
  • D R Horton
  • Lennar
  • Neal Communities
  • Simply Beauty Studios
  • Hughes Development Group

PAST CLIENTS AND PARTNERS

  • CVS
  • Walgreens
  • Staples
  • Dollar General
  • Cato/Versona/It’s Fashion Metro
  • Planet Fitness
  • Champions School of Real Estate

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Disposed of approximately 1,300 locations for CVS & Walgreens drug stores across the nation.
  • Managed real estate transactions in excess of $850,000,000.
  • Saved the client more than $675,000,000.
  • Worked with numerous national retailers negotiating the leases, buyouts, subleases or sales.
  • Managed and leased over 1M square feet of commercial space including office, warehouse, retail, and apartments.

AWARDS

  • Dallas Business Journal “Heavy Hitter”: 2012
  • D CEO Magazine Power Broker: 2012
  • CoStar Power Broker: 2007-2014, 2019 and 2020
  • Staubach Retail Services Presidents Award in 2005 and SRS Top Producer every year from 2002-2007,2009, 2012 and Top Achiever 2013,2017, 2018 and 2019.
  • Nominated for CPM of the Year, 1995
  •     Won CPM candidate of the Year, 1991

AFFILIATIONS

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • CCIM Institute
  • Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)
  • NAR