Duane Heckmann is a metropolitan statistical area advisor with more than 32 years of land and residential lot brokerage experience in Houston and the surrounding counties. He has developed extensive knowledge regarding utilities, drainage and other unique development issues, as well as a comprehensive working knowledge of land values and market trends. Duane has very strong relationships with developers, homebuilders, banks and investors that are active in the Houston market and also assists and advises a large number of owners with their respective land holdings.
He has assisted most of Houston’s master planned community developers, commercial developers, lot developers and land owners with their raw land needs as well selling land and lots to homebuilders and investors. Duane has also completed extensive work for national, regional and local banks including Wells Fargo, Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase and Enterprise Bank, assisting them to analyze their real estate holdings and dispose of various assets.
Prior to joining Land Advisors Organization, Duane ran his own commercial real estate company for 15 years.
He is a member of the West Houston Association, Urban Land Institute, Houston’s Commercial Real Estate Network (CREN) and Greater Houston Partnership.
Duane received his bachelor of arts degree from Sam Houston State University, and has held his Texas Real Estate Broker’s license since 1988.