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Corporate Advisors

The BWI Meetup Corporate Advisors are a carefully selected group of the most successful companies in the real estate investment industry.  Corporate Advisors help to “steer” the BWI Meetup, provide fresh ideas, and share their decades of experience and resources to help members jumpstart and grow their REI business.

THE DOMINION GROUP

Fred Lewis

FRED LEWIS

Fred founded The Dominion Group in the fall of 2001.  Fred provides daily strategic management oversight in all areas of each of the 4 businesses within The Dominion Group. Since entering Baltimore real estate in 2001, Fred has been one of the most active purchasers of distressed properties in Baltimore City and has overseen the renovation of over 1000 projects. Fred is the founder of Dominion Properties, LLC, an acquisition, construction, and sales company with 531 houses in its portfolio; Dominion Financial Services, LLC, a $45 million dollar per year private lender that provides project financing for investment properties; and Dominion Management, LLC, a property management company that manages over 650 single family homes in the Baltimore metro area. Fred also co-owns The Dominion School of Real Estate Mastery; a new company offering real-life experience through immersive training to Maryland investors who want to learn directly from one of the nation’s most successful residential real estate investment firms.

 

Jack Bevier

Jack BevierJack has been a Partner at The Dominion Group since 2008. Since joining the firm, he has worked in nearly every aspect of Dominion’s business including acquisitions, construction management, property management, marketing, sales and business development. Jack has overseen over 2,000 and has purchased over 1000 single family real estate investment deals in the past 9 years. Jack’s vision for Dominion Financial, as well his attention to service, speed and reliability have all helped to make Dominion Financial Services a $45 million dollar per year private lender. Jack also co-owns The Dominion School of Real Estate Mastery; a new company offering real-life experience through immersive training to Maryland investors who want to learn directly from one of the nation’s most successful residential real estate investment firms. Jack graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics and a concentration in Real Estate from the Wharton School, and a B.A. in International Studies with a concentration in Latin American Studies from the College of Arts and Sciences.

 

Craig Fuhr

CRAIG FUHRCraig Fuhr purchased his first real estate deal in 2004. In April 2007, just one day after his 40th birthday, Craig was laid-off from his well-paying IT job. He’s been a full-time real investor ever since. Having purchased and sold over 150 homes, Craig is known throughout the country for his meticulous taste in design and his over-the-top, gorgeous results. In 2015, Craig joined The Dominion Group as the Marketing Director for the company, overseeing all aspects of sales and marketing for the $45 million dollar lending company. In 2016, Craig co-founded The Dominion School with Fred Lewis and Jack Bevier with hopes of bringing all the institutional knowledge and experience to qualified investing students in Maryland. The Dominion School of Real Estate Mastery is a new company offering real-life experience through immersive training to Maryland investors who want to learn directly from one of the nation’s most successful residential real estate investment firms.

 

TRUSTED HOME BUYERS & CENTURY AUCTION GROUP

Jay Palmisano

Jay Palmisano

Jay has spent most of his professional life creating and building successful companies from the ground up. In 2004, his start up electrical sign company, Sign Effects, grew to become a 4 million dollar business, employing over 60 people.

Jay’s professional experience includes many years working in real estate: new home construction, acquisitions, sales, auctions and property management. He is currently Co-Owner of Fast Property Solutions, Trusted Home Buyers and Century Auction Group. All three companies, although independent entities, serve a specific niche of the real estate market and complement one another with over 20 million dollars in combined sales.

Mr. Palmisano has turned Trusted Home Buyers into one of Maryland’s leading real estate investment companies, with recent sales and profits increasing by over 30%.It should also be noted that Mr. Palmisano has several million dollars in personal real estate holdings. He has firsthand knowledge of the rehab and sales market, turning on average up to 50 homes per year. He also sells about the same amount of real estate using the auction method of marketing.

Memberships & Associations:

  • Anne Arundel Co. Board of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors Member ID 95347
  • National Auctioneers Association
  • Board of Directors BWI Real Estate Investment Group

Maryland Real Estate Salesperson License #650452 Auctioneers License Anne Arundel County and Baltimore City.