Charlie DunlapBoard Member / CPM, CRE
Charlie Dunlap has developed, built or rehabilitated over 10,000 housing units, developed and managed over a half million square feet of industrial, office and retail properties, and managed over 11,000 apartment units in Maricopa and Pima Counties. The total current value of these assets is over $2 billion. Since 2009, Charlie has acted as a real estate consultant on properties and loans with a total unpaid principal balance of $1.8 Billion.
In the early years he developed properties in partnership with Trammell Crow of Dallas, Texas and later started his own companies, serving as President of Dunlap & Magee Inc., Dunlap & Magee Construction Inc, Dunlap and Magee Homes, Inc. (eventually Magee Homes), Dunlap & Magee Asset Management, Inc. (eventually Dunlap & Magee Property Management Inc.), Charles Dunlap & Company Inc. and as a principal & owner of Magee Construction Inc.
In early 2009 Mr. Dunlap started RRA Companies which provides Consulting, Financial Asset Management, Commercial Real Estate Mortgage Servicing and Receivership services in 29 states and Mexico. RRA’s clients include JPMorgan/Chase, Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of America, Credit Suisse Bank, Lincoln National Life, John Hancock Insurance Company and scores of regional and local banks around the country. The total unpaid principal balance of the loans on the properties and loans on which RRA has consulted is $1.8 Billion.
He is a fourth generation Arizonian, graduated from Scottsdale High School, received a B.A. from the University of Virginia, graduated from The Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague, Netherlands and received his Master of Science degree from The London School of Economics, London, England. He was awarded the Bronze Star and the Joint Service Commendation Medal while serving as a U.S. Army Intelligence Officer in the Republic of Vietnam.
Since 1974 Charlie has served as a Maricopa Superior Court Appointed Receiver of hotels, senior housing, apartments, single-family housing, retail, office, industrial and other income producing properties. During his years in business Charlie has been heavily invested in the Arizona Real Estate community. He has served as President of the Advisory Council, Arizona Real Estate Institute (Arizona State University), General Chairman of the Maricopa County Housing Study Committee, President of the Valley Multi-Housing Association, member of the City of Phoenix Housing Commission and the City of Phoenix Downtown Redevelopment Committee. He has also been a board director for the Arizona Multi-housing Association (having received their Lifetime Achievement Award) and was President of the Arizona Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (having been named Arizona Certified Property Manager of the year). He has received the prestigious CRE designation from the international Counselors of Real Estate and is affiliated with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. And he has served as a lecturer at the Arizona State University School of Business (where he received the Phi Epsilon Professional Award) and member of the Governor’s RTC Advisory Committee.
He has also served as a member of the State of Arizona Commission on Judicial Conduct, the State of Arizona Governmental Mall Commission, the Arizona Department of Education’s Free Enterprise Task Force Working Committee and the City of Phoenix’s Rio Salado Development Advisory Committee.
He has served as a member of the Boards of Directors of Liberty Bank, Prescott College, Paradise Valley Country Club and as President of the Valley Field and Riding Club. He is a member of Young Presidents Organization (Arizona WPO Chapter) and Valley Leadership. He holds an Arizona Real Estate Brokers license and an Arizona Mortgage Banker license.
Mr. Dunlap has been married to Barbara for 49 years, has 5 adult children and 13 grandchildren.