2012 AREAA National Convention

Director, Commercial Broker

Ron Opfer, CCIM, has been in commercial real estate in Las Vegas since 2001. Initially, Opfer’s focus was on office, industrial and retail developments. Opfer was responsible for land acquisition, property lease up and/or sales, and final disposition of the leased investment. Many of these commercial developments contained “end user” type units which qualified for SBA financing. More recently, Opfer heads up the Commercial Division at Coldwell Banker Premier Realty where his role is to list and sell commercial real estate for banks. Opfer representation includes banks such as: Wells Fargo, Ever Bank, Celtic Bank, Beal Bank, Level One Bank, First Security Bank of Fresno, Bank of Las Vegas, 1st Commerce bank, and many more. Opfer’s commercial practice has always included tenant/owner representation. Opfer has represented national credit tenants like Chevron, Marriot, Evos Healthy Fast Food, and U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt. In addition, Opfer represents many local businesses in retail, office and industrial. In 2008, Opfer was nominated for the SBA Financial Champion of the Year. In 2010, Opfer was one of four CCIM’s worldwide to receive a grant to develop a Distressed Analytical GIS based platform using ESRI. Opfer has resided in Las Vegas since 1979. During his spare time, Opfer can be found enjoying water sports with his family or working on the family cattle ranch in Oregon. Opfer is a Broker/Salesman and a CCIM Designee.