Real Estate Analyst
Colton is involved with Realized’s investment and offering processes, including property and offering due diligence, financial analysis, market research, and deal execution.
Before joining the Realized team full-time, Colton served in the internship program for Realized in the summer of 2017, a role he continued to act in throughout his senior year in college. Along with this, Colton’s experience also includes working for an information company within the Texas Legislature. Colton is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, with a focus in Real Estate.
Colton was born and raised in Arlington, Texas, and moved to Austin when he started college at the University of Texas at Austin. He has two older sisters, and a golden retriever back home named Charlie. Colton's typical Saturday and Sunday include working out, playing golf, or going to Austin's Greenbelt.
Fun Facts About Colton
- One of Colton's favorite books is How to Win Friends & Influence People. The book has given him a new perspective on effective communication and interaction with others while serving as a roadmap to success in both his personal and professional life.
Colton's ArticlesAll Articles
Is A Long-Term Lease Permitted For An Opportunity Zone Project?
The Opportunity Zone Program was created to direct much-needed capital to distressed areas by offering tax deferral incentives to investors. The program is finite with many deadlines: the statutory expiration of Qualified Opportunity ...
Understanding Illiquidity in Real Estate Investing
*Update February 2019: Realized has established its Secondary Market and has completed its first Secondary Market transaction.
DST Risks & Fees
It should come to no surprise that Delaware Statutory Trusts (DSTs) carry many of the same risks as a direct property investment. After all, the underlying asset driving the investment’s performance is some type of real estate asset. ...