Mr. Harper has worked directly in the real estate industry beginning in 1999. During that time Mr. Harper has worked as a Salesperson, Broker and Paid consultant throughout North America and Internationally. As a seasoned Broker and Consultant, he provides clients with high-level consultation and proactive advice on how to succeed and manage the always present risk in the various realms in which he practices.
Currently, Mr. Harper is President of STA Investment Realty, Inc., the Founder and President of Straight Talk Schools Incorporated, Hosted the Straight Talk Hour on the Wall Street Business Network on 105.5 FM, sits on the Board of Directors for the Northern California Commercial Association of Realtors and remains very active in the furtherance of Commercial Real Estate Education for both practicing professionals and the general public.
Since 2000, Mr. Harper has worked on real estate projects estimated at well over Two Billion Dollars in value. During this time he has worked on; various development projects, property acquisition and disposition, property and project analysis, forecasting, and financing sources & strategies.
Mr. Harper has hosted paid seminars focusing on Real Estate Investment, Wealth Building and Preservation strategies, Internal Revenue Code Section 1031, and a variety of related topics. These seminars began with cooperation with city community development programs and evolved to privately hosted programs.