With more than 23 years of experience as a Realtor® and more than 33 years of experience as a real estate investor, Dave has the knowledge, skills and professional savvy to make sure that all client expectations are not only met but exceeded! With a reputation built on honesty, reliability and integrity, Dave has a true passion for real estate and genuinely enjoys knowing that he is a trusted advisor to those with whom he works.
In the late 90’s, Dave started his real estate career with one of the country’s largest franchised brokerages where he was named Rookie of the Year after only five months in the business. A few years later, he founded Water Pointe Realty Group, an independent real estate brokerage. Over the years, Water Pointe has grown with multiple offices and, arguably, the most successful independent brokerage on the Treasure Coast. They have established a prominence built on trustworthiness, client satisfaction, and a commitment to going above and beyond!
Dave firmly believes that a good reputation is a person’s greatest asset. In 2006, he was named Realtor® of the Year by the Realtor® Association of Martin County and served as their president the following year. In 2011, Dave was presented with the Distinguished Service Award by the Realtor® Association of Martin County for his contributions to the organization as well as the community.
Dave is extremely active in the community. In the past, he has served as a board member for The Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast, Stuart Mainstreet, Business Development Board of Martin County, The Kiwanis Club of Stuart, LEADERship Martin County, St. Joseph’s Catholic School Advisory Board, and the Martin County Business Exchange. Dave is also a proud graduate of LEADERship Martin County, Class 16. Over the years, he has volunteered his time for many local causes and has also coached hundreds of the areas youth in baseball, football, basketball and lacrosse.
Dave’s extensive involvement in the local business arena has provided him with a wealth of knowledge and a vast network of valuable contacts. Dave realizes that success is attributed to relationships and strives to share these valuable connections with his clients.
Originally a native of upstate New York, Dave truly appreciates what a paradise Martin County is. He graduated with a degree in Journalism from The University of Central Florida. Dave resides in Stuart with his wife Stacey, and depending on the time of year, one or more of their 3 college-age kids. During his free time, Dave enjoys boating spending time with his family.