The Investment Property Advisors team has worked in many aspects of real estate. With over 50 years experience in the industry, we take pride in being able to succeed in any economic market. We believe the team is imperative to the success of IPA. An excellent team produces exceptional work. Our team brings expertise in each necessary area for all of our projects.
JOHN G. LEURCK
CHIEF LEGAL ADVISOR
A crucial part of the IPA Team, John brings his expertise as legal counsel for IPA. John has worked as a part of in-house legal counsel for a Fortune 500 quick-service restaurant entity, private legal practice for various Indiana law firms, with a focus on general corporate law, securities and finance matters. His in depth experience with many facets of real estate law is a key piece in our development process. His previous work experience includes multi-family real estate development matters, residential development sites, and urban, high-density projects. Additionally, Mr. Leurck currently owns interests in a residential real estate venture located in Indiana.
With over 36 years of architecture experience under his belt, Sorrick has been a strong part of the team. He is an integral part of the design, development, and construction of commercial and residential developments. Chuck also performs construction administration services for IPA. This includes subcontract bid scope overview, construction inspections for billing approval, and quality/code compliance and shop drawing/submittal review.
Tegan joined IPA in 2009. Prior to joining IPA, she served as Development Coordinator for WPM Construction, LLC. She leads the internal accounting and reporting efforts for IPA’s projects and maintains communications with IPA’s vendors, lenders, and partners. Tegan earned a degree in Accounting from Davenport College and currently resides in Centreville, Michigan with her family.
Throughout her career, Diana has successfully managed commercial real estate transactions and related activities for investment firms and lending institutions. With a full range of transactional experience from traditional lending to complex financing, including portfolio acquisitions and dispositions, construction lending, CMBS (Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities), mezzanine finance, bonds, and new market tax credits. Upon joining IPA as Development Assistant in August 2013, Diana assists with development related due-diligence, market analysis, construction management, loan closings, acquisitions, debt/equity placements, as well as technology. Diana and her family live in her hometown just south of Louisville.
RETAIL LEASING & DEVELOPMENT
Beginning his real estate career in 2005, Duhsten oversaw the leasing of a retail portfolio of 350,000 square feet. His career continued in commercial real estate where he founded and built a development company, overseeing all aspects of the development of mixed-use commercial real estate. He later held the position as a multi-family sales broker with Marcus and Millichap. Currently, Duhsten brings his experience in retail leasing, multi-family sales, and mixed-use development to the IPA team. Born and raised in Texas, Duhsten enjoys the outdoors, water sports, and endurance activities. He is passionate about developing not only real estate but his relationship with God and building community.
Having grown up in and around the construction field, Neville Gough (son of Larry Gough), has had significant construction exposure. Neville also has a strong understanding of the mechanical field having graduated from Moody Bible Institute with a bachelor’s degree in Aeronautical sciences emphasizing as a maintenance technician. Neville’s background and practical understanding of construction matters, helps him oversees the day to day construction management of IPA’s student housing communities. His primary role involves performing the construction punch lists on all developments to ensure our high standards are always priority during construction and after job completion.
OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT
Dave Klein is responsible for overseeing the operations for the IPA portfolio. A graduate of Valparaiso University, Dave brings his knowledge in the field of finance to the executive team. He currently resides in Indianapolis, IN, where he helps to oversee the development of our latest projects.