Matthew B. "Matt" Roberts, Partner/Broker
Mr. Roberts is the sponsoring broker of Roberts Realty. As a top area leasing agent, Mr. Roberts has experienced continued success in increasing occupancy and retaining present tenants in various office, retail, and industrial properties in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. His ability to assist owners with troubled properties and to work with general contractors on new developments has developed into a loyal following among local commercial investors. In 2010, Mr. Roberts founded Cedar Springs Development, focusing on commercial and residential development and investments in the Oak Lawn area of Dallas.
Prior to founding Roberts Realty, Mr. Roberts was a vice president of commercial brokerage with Paramount Investments which was the asset manager for various office, retail, and industrial properties in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. From day one, Mr. Roberts received impressive reviews from investors and tenants alike and became one of the top leasing agents in the mid cities. He formed Roberts Realty to continue his record of success and focuses very strongly on retail and office/warehouse leasing projects.
Mr. Roberts is currently pursuing his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation which is only obtained by approximately three percent of commercial real estate executives. He has attended numerous advanced commercial real estate courses and was featured in REDNews, Texas's leading commercial real estate magazine, in the March 2009 edition detailing the Dallas/Fort Worth retail leasing market.
Mr. Roberts graduated with a BBA in accountancy from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana and received an MBA with a concentration in management entrepreneurial studies from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. He was one of Texas Tech's Rawls Scholars and received several significant scholarship awards based on academic achievement.
When not closing deals, Mr. Roberts is a tireless community volunteer. He is very active in the Notre Dame Alumni Association, serves vice president of the Nolan Catholic High School alumni board in Fort Worth, and is a long term member of Young Men for Arlington who serves on the organization's board of directors. He is vice president of the Antioch Foundation, a Colorado established 501 (c)(3) that supports a variety of worthy causes worldwide and focuses on neglected areas of the world. He is also an avid sports fan, especially of Notre Dame football.
Mr. Roberts resides in Dallas, Texas in the Oak Lawn urban area.
Steve Turnbow, Partner
Mr. Turnbow has been active in commercial real estate for almost 40
years and is involved in a wide range of business interests. He
currently focuses his talents on office and industrial development
projects. He has been licensed as a real estate salesperson in Texas
for over 40 years.
Previously Mr. Turnbow was with Paramount
Investments in Arlington where he successfully managed multiple
developments from full vacancy to full occupancy and completed several
noteworthy transactions around the new Cowboys stadium in Arlington. He
has developed a strong reputation in the local commercial real estate
circles as a strong broker, developer, and investor.
Mr. Turnbow has previously owned and operated multiple new and used
car dealerships in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex which included
franchises for Volvo, Saab, Subaru, Volkswagen, Jeep, Eagle, Renault,
Lotus, Oldsmobile, Buick, GMC, Pontiac, and Cadillac, including
Arlington Subaru/AMC/Jeep, Steve Turnbow Motors in Weatherford, and
Turnbow Oldsmobile-Cadillac-Jeep-Eagle in Hillsboro. He also founded
Nationwide Reconstruction and Allstate Storefront Glass, both of which
are still in business today.
Mr. Turnbow attended the University of Texas at Arlington and also
completed multiple graduate accounting courses as a General Motors
dealer/principal through Kettering University(formerly GMI Institute) in
Mr. Turnbow resides in Arlington, Texas, with his wife Kristy and their family.