Mr. Richman graduated from North Dakota State University in Business Economics and began work in commercial real estate in 1976. From 1988 through 2010 he worked with Coldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate in Fargo. Mr. Richman is a CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and a CPM (Certified Property Manager). Both designations are given by the National Association of Realtors upon completions of a series of coursework, demonstration reports, documented transaction and comprehensive exams.
His business concentration has dealt with innovative land and property use. He is experienced in site selection, development, leasing, property management, brokerage, and investment counseling.
Mr. Richman has been involved with the planning, development and marketing of several land developments and commercial building projects for clients. In his role with Dakota REIT, he works to identify investment properties to be added to the REIT and with clients who can benefit from utilizing a tax deferred UPREIT transaction.