John C. Barker
180 Properties was established as an investment platform with a primary goal of generating stable, long-term cash flow. This is achieved through a strategic focus on acquiring multifamily assets, implementing renovations, and improving operational efficiency. The company places a strong emphasis on selecting assets located in thriving areas and those that offer significant value-add opportunities. Under the leadership of John and his team, 180 Properties has achieved a remarkable track record of transforming more than 6,000 under-performing apartment units into highly profitable investments. Headquartered in Dallas/Fort Worth, the company owns and manages properties across Texas. Over the span of the past two decades, John has successfully transacted on over $2 Billion in total transactions. He has been a sought-after speaker at numerous high-profile real estate events and has been featured in prestigious publications. He had the privilege of sharing his insights on commercial real estate during a national radio broadcast on 'Money for Lunch.' Additionally, John has served as a guest lecturer at esteemed institutions like the Neely School of Business at Texas Christian University and the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. His expertise in the multifamily market earned him recognition in Texas Business Real Estate Magazine, which featured an article highlighting his achievements. Furthermore, John was honored as a "Power Broker" by the Dallas Business Journal. John embarked on his commercial real estate career in 2001, when he joined a prominent national brokerage firm specializing in multifamily properties. As an agent, he personally executed hundreds of multifamily transactions, garnering some of the industry's most prestigious national awards and establishing himself as one of the nation's top-rated brokers. It's worth noting that John holds a real estate agent license in the state of Texas.