Alex Rogers, CCIM
The principal of Gray Duck Capital, Alex Rogers studied economics and finance at the University of Minnesota – Duluth. Along with a longtime business partner, Frank Rush, Alex began building a portfolio of real estate assets in the northern Minnesota market and soon expanded into multi-market investments. He has also received his Master of Science degree in Real Estate and the Built Environment from the University of Denver. Alex is a CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and ARGUS Enterprise Certified Professional. Alex has experience as an adjunct professor at the University of Denver- the Daniels College of Business where he taught graduate students real estate financial analysis and has been published by the Colorado Real Estate Journal and Minnesota Real Estate Journal.
Frank was introduced to real estate, property management and investment properties at a young age. Growing up mowing lawns and helping with painting/light maintenance on a portfolio of duplexes and single family properties in the Minneapolis area, Frank learned early how to manage and operate rental properties. Purchasing his first investment property in 2007, Frank later graduated from the University of Minnesota-Duluth with a degree in Finance in 2011. While working at Coldwell Banker East West Realty as a real estate agents Frank and Alex purchased and managed investment properties ranging from 1-15 units. Soon thereafter, East West Property Management was founded in early 2014. It has always been one of Frank’s passions to introduce friends and family to the short and long term benefits of investing in real estate.