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As an Apartment Broker with the SVN / Avat Realty, LLC. Family of Commercial Real Estate Specialists, Rick brings over 45 years of experience in Multi-Family Properties as an Investor, Licensed Builder, HVACR Contractor, Commercial Insurance professional, and most recently as a Licensed Commercial Realtor. Experience in the Market place is of utmost benefit in finding and selecting Multi-Family properties which will provide optimal Investment returns in meeting our Investors long and short-term financial objectives. “Bringing Buyers and Sellers together for a WIN-WIN Experience is what we strive for every time for our Clients.”
Rick earned his B.S. Degree in Business from Auburn University in 1978 majoring in Finance while on a Full-Football Scholarship. He was a two-year starter for the Tigers in 1976 and ’77 and is an active member of the Auburn Football Lettermen’s Club. Afterwards, he served his country in the United States Marine Corps Reserve from 1982-1986 serving in Huntsville’s own “Kilo” Battery; 2nd Battalion; 14th Marine Regiment; 4th Marine Division. He spent 20 years in the Insurance business, building a successful Nationwide Insurance Agency in Decatur, Alabama. Since retiring from Nationwide, he has devoted full time to his Real Estate interests during which he became a Licensed Builder and HVACR Contractor and Licensed Real Estate Commercial Agent. He earned three Applied Science Degrees from Calhoun Community College in Electrical Technology, Electrical Technology with a Speciality in HVACR, and in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration.
Rick was inducted into the Morgan County Sports Hall of Fame in 2006 and is an Ordained Permanent Deacon for the Diocese of Birmingham. Rick and his wife Peggy recently celebrated 42 years of marriage and have 5 grown children and several grand-children.