DJ Effler

President

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750 Communications Pkwy | Suite 2 | Columbus, OH 43214

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614.766.2097

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Biography

DJ has 18 years of experience in commercial real estate investments in multiple capacities.  Well-versed in all property types, DJ is particularly active in the multifamily and hospitality sectors and is extremely well connected in the capital markets world.    

DJ began his commercial real estate career at Nationwide in Columbus, Ohio, underwriting and originating first mortgage loans on all property types for the general account. DJ then joined RockBridge Capital LLC, a leading private equity firm focused on providing subordinate debt and equity to the hospitality industry, where he served as a vice president of both the Investments Group and Capital Markets Group. 


Having the perspective of both a lender and an equity investor has paid great dividends for DJ’s clients. Since joining Bellwether Enterprise in 2011, DJ has consistently been a top producer, having originated billions of debt and equity for a top tier group of clients through a wide variety of capital sources including Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, Life Insurance Companies, CMBS, Debt Funds, Banks, and many unique subordinate capital sources.


Education

Miami University, Oxford, OH, Bachelor of Arts in Finance


Recognition

2019 BWE Top Producer in the firm

2018 BWE Top Producer in the firm

2017 BWE Top Producer in the firm
2016 BWE Top Producer in the firm

2015 BWE Top Producer in the firm
2015 Real Estate Forum "50 under 40" Recipient
2014 BWE Platinum Award Recipient - Awarded for attaining the highest level of production in the firm.

Recent Transactions

Multifamily
Agency
$23,775,000.00
Westerville
OH
Multifamily
Bank
$11,500,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$4,530,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$20,887,000.00
Sunbury
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$13,000,000.00
Lima
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$18,880,000.00
Pickerington
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$2,000,000.00
Columbus
OH
Hospitality
Bank
$20,000,000.00
Grove City
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$33,092,000.00
Lewis Center
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$18,787,000.00
Dublin
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$15,344,000.00
Dublin
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$12,825,000.00
Hilliard
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$46,000,000.00
Columbus
OH
Hospitality
Bank
$15,750,000.00
Wallingford
CT
Industrial
Life Company
$12,000,000.00
Waltham
MA
Multifamily
Bank
$30,400,000.00
Duluth
GA
Multifamily
Bank
$28,300,000.00
Gwinnett
GA
Multifamily
Other
$29,546,709.00
Toledo
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$23,062,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$1,436,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$9,656,000.00
Lewis Center
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$37,275,000.00
West Chester
PA
Multifamily
Agency
$36,750,000.00
Dublin
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$20,292,000.00
Rochester
MN
Multifamily
Agency
$41,093,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Agency
$17,490,000.00
Grove city
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$55,000,000.00
Boulder
CO
Office
CMBS
$37,000,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$29,250,000.00
Westerville
OH
Hospitality
CMBS
$7,000,000.00
Madison
TN
Office
CMBS
$10,300,000.00
Worthington / Dublin
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$3,100,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Other
$2,143,031.00
toledo
OH
Retail
Life Company
$1,800,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$1,626,000.00
Lewis Center
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$4,575,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$56,633,000.00
Hilliard
OH
Multifamily
Bank
$5,500,000.00
Grove City
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$12,000,000.00
Sacramento
CA
Multifamily
Freddie
$40,500,000.00
Pittsburgh
PA
Multifamily
Fannie
$35,287,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$8,240,000.00
Lewis Center
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$8,298,000.00
Columbus
OH
Retail
Life Company
$17,880,000.00
New Albany
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$8,400,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$20,085,000.00
Bradenton
FL
Retail
Other
$7,000,000.00
Delaware
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$11,605,000.00
Delaware
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$9,440,000.00
Powell
OH
Multifamily
Freddie
$14,025,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Freddie
$25,950,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$2,400,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$6,600,000.00
Columbus
OH
Office
CMBS
$9,200,000.00
Columbus
OH
Office
Bank
$7,500,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Freddie
$38,500,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$3,052,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$14,250,000.00
Champaign
IL
Multifamily
Fannie
$7,935,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$19,077,000.00
Columbus
OH
Multifamily
Fannie
$31,315,000.00
Upper Arlington
OH