Jim Dowd's career began in 1982 handling property management of investment homes while still attending the University of Colorado. He then moved to Anchorage Alaska where he worked as a commercial real estate broker leasing office space for Nelson Bunker Hunt of Dallas, Texas. In 1984 Jim relocated to Tampa, Florida Where he began his career in the land business.
Jim lives in Disney’s town of Celebration just outside of Orlando, Florida. Since 1997 he has owned and served as President of Dowd Properties, Inc., a Florida Land Brokerage Company. While he specializes in brokering land in Florida, he also has experience in brokering land in California, Colorado and Alaska. He specializes in representing both buyers and sellers of Single-Family, Multi-Family and Commercial tracts of land. Typically the tracts are for larger Residential Subdivisions, Apartment Projects and Retail Shopping Centers. Over the years his partners and clients have included local, national and international home builders, commercial and multi-family developers and Investors. In addition to brokering, Jim is an investor in land as well.
To date Jim Has been involved in land transactions in excess of $600 Million.
CURRENT PROJECTS AND PROPERTIES INCLUDE:
RECENT ACQUISITIONS AND SALES INCLUDE:
Richland Properties - Tampa, Florida, Newport, California - 1986 to 1997 Vice President, Acquisitions and Sales
Key properties brokered include:
The Myers Group - Orlando, Florida - 1983 to 1986 Director of Acquisitions and Sales,
Key Client was Mike Myers, Los Angeles, California
Jack White Company - Anchorage, Alaska - 1983 Real Estate Broker
Key client was Nelson Bunker Hunt, Dallas TX - Assisted in leasing high rise office tower in downtown Anchorage
University of Colorado - Boulder Colorado, 1983.
BS Business - Major in Real Estate, Minor in Marketing
Credentials / Licenses -
Florida Broker Licenses - Active
California, Colorado and Alaska - Prior
Securities Series 7 License - Prior