Jeffrey Riggs

Founding Partner

Jeff has been active in the commercial real estate since 1969 and has been successful as an entrepreneur, broker, lender, mortgage banker, developer and equity owner.

In addition to founding Essex Financial Services, Jeff is Founding Principal of Essex Financial Group, Baron Properties and Mountain West Industrial Properties. Jeff began his career with Travelers Insurance Company. He has also held senior management positions at Western Mortgage Loan Corporation, American Institutional Advisors, CalFed Mortgage Company and First Interstate Real Estate Services.

During his career, Jeff has been involved in real estate debt and equity investments totaling more than $2.5 billion. Jeff received his MBA-Real Estate Finance from the University of Connecticut and Bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa. Jeff is an active member of NAOIP, ULI, MBA, University of Colorado Real Estate Council, Colorado Apartment Association, and National Multifamily Housing Council.

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