Prior to joining Friedman Management, Derek operated his own real estate management and investment firm in Detroit that primarily focused on commercial real estate. Derek has also worked in corporate multi-family management for a national real estate management firm and was also a partner of a smaller real estate firm both based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Derek began his career in real estate at the age of eighteen when he received his Michigan salespersons license, while attending Wayne State University. Derek has a well-rounded real estate background that includes experience in both commercial and residential: brokerage, leasing, management, and consulting. He is currently a licensed broker in Michigan. In his spare time, Derek enjoys traveling and co-owns a building in Detroit that houses artists, entrepreneurs, and an art gallery. Derek is an avid art enthusiast and collector.
Derek WeaverPortfolio Manager
Derek oversees a portfolio of office and industrial properties in Michigan that includes: Nottingham, North Valley, Franklin Place, and Pinnacle Commerce Center.