Robert “Bob” Merkt serves as an Advisor at Lee & Associates RICORE , Inc. specializing in the sale of multifamily, retail, and office properties. He is also experienced in leasing of retail and office properties.
Bob has over 20 years of real estate experience with 11 years experience in commercial real estate. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Cincinnati in Business Administration. Additionally, a strong following in commercial real estate finance providing clients with a professional approach to property valuations through his underwriting experience in his depth of knowledge of banking practices. He has provided debt service placements exceeding 40 million in commercial loans over his career.
His clients benefit from advisory which stems from his past banking experience which provides assistance to clients, lenders and service providers in completing your transaction. Bob has extensive experience with lender/investor property site inspections of multifamily, office, retail and hospitality properties in Cincinnati, Dayton, Lexington, Louisville and Atlanta.
Bob is a long term east side resident of Cincinnati with regional knowledge after having resided in Dayton, Chicago and the Philadelphia area in years past. Bob is a US Navy veteran and a licensed sales agent in the State of Ohio with membership in the Cincinnati, Ohio and National Board of Realtors.
Bob has teamed up with Sonia Riffle at Lee & Associates RICORE-RICORE to jointly provide superior service and overlapping property specializations to meet the needs of our clients.