Dougherty Wealth Advisers LLC
"I have invested with DREA executives for several years and have the utmost respect for their knowledge and integrity. Their industry experience and tenure has provided them excellent access to deal flow, and I have found their ability to execute to be best-in-class." – Investor

About Us

Dougherty Real Estate Equity Advisors LLC (DREA) is a boutique commercial real estate investment and advisory firm, formed to complement the full-service commercial real estate capabilities of our affiliates Dougherty Funding LLC and Dougherty Mortgage LLC.

DREA is directed by a team of professionals whose experience in the commercial real estate business averages over 25 years, and who, collectively, have acquired, financed, and managed over $15 billion in investment real estate assets. We are well equipped to provide a thoughtful, educated and prudent approach to real estate acquisitions, financings, on-going asset management and capital appreciation. Our firm’s goal is to generate strong, risk-adjusted returns for our investors and clients on opportunities that range from development and value-add to core. While headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, our past experience and long-standing relationships allow us the ability to source, evaluate, acquire and manage assets in most markets across the country. Our investment expertise includes office, industrial, retail, multi-family, hospitality and senior housing properties.

Our business specializes in the following four disciplines:

  • Sponsored Private Real Estate Equity Funds With High Net Worth Individuals and Families
  • Local Operating Partner Acquisitions With Separate Account Clients
  • 1031 Exchange Sourcing and Advisory Services
  • Representation of Family Offices, Foundations, Endowments and Corporate Employee Benefit Plans For Their Real Estate Allocations