...Ric began working in the real estate industry at Utah Title and Abstract in 1985.He worked as a real estate appraiser and researcher with the firm Christensen & Snell, Inc. while attending the University of Utah, and subsequently graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Finance.Before joining Commerce CRG Realty Advisors, in 1997, Ric specialized in commercial real estate valuation with the firm Christensen & Associates.In 1999, Ric along with Dell Nichols, joined ANA Development, a regional, full-service merchant development company.As asset manager for ANA Development, Ric focused on managing real estate as a financial asset making decisions that governed the financial performance of properties as investments and on activities that added value to each property.He
also assisted with due diligence and transaction administration.
The year 2001 brought new opportunities and a return to Commerce CRG
with a focus on full-service, client-oriented brokerage, including acquisition and disposition of convenience stores, and other petroleum related properties in Utah and surrounding states.Throughout his
real estate career Ric
has pursued professional education in many areas of real estate including valuation and analysis, and is a State of Utah Certified General Appraiser and an Associate Member of the Appraisal Institute