Advising and Consulting
Specializing in Commercial and Multi-Family Real Estate and Family Office

Areas of Expertise

Housing Affordability

DJR Assoc provides guidance on macro housing affordability strategies and financing, acquisition and development of deal specific housing projects.

Transaction Structuring

DJR Assoc advises on due diligence, capital market strategies and complex tax and financial structuring.

Family Office

DJR Assoc works with formal and informal family offices on maximizing investment decisions, succession planning, estate planning, tax planning and philanthropy.  

Strategic Planning / Leadership Consulting

DJR Assoc imparts strategic planning consulting and leadership coaching and mentoring.

Real Estate Management and Development

DJR Assoc renders guidance on management and development operational structures and efficiencies.

Community Impact

DJR Assoc provides experienced direction on evaluating community impact and structuring projects to work with and benefit communities.

About Us

David Roodberg | Lead Consultant
40 Years of Experience
David Roodberg is a successful CEO, COO and CFO of privately held real estate companies with over 30 years experience including responsibilities for all areas of the business and family offices.  David was CEO of Horning for over 20 years, President of Menkiti Group and COO/CFO of Combined Properties. 

David has led award-winning organizations, projects and non-profits throughout his career.  David has wide ranging skills and experience, including overall corporate strategic planning, organizational structure and mentoring.  David is a recognized expert on housing issues with additional experience in retail, office and mixed use. David has led cross functional organizations with responsibilities for Finance, Development, Asset Management, Property Management, Leasing and Acquisitions. 

David has led the successful development of complex mixed-use projects that have included structures with public/private partnerships, New Market Tax Credits, Low Income Housing Tax Credits and other creative financing strategies. 

David’s family office experience includes responsibilities for succession planning, estate planning, tax planning, investments and philanthropy as well as developing strategies to maximize financial and strategic benefits for both the business and family members.


Structured succession planning,estate planning, investments, philanthropic planning and tax planning for high-net-worth family and successfully led company through generational transition. 

Negotiated settlement of complex family legal dispute involving multiple businesses.  Led company post-settlement through transition period. 

Completed over $1 Billion of financing and $750 million of acquisitions of various property types. 

Successful oversight and financial growth of multiple real estate companies and implementation of efficiencies and improve financial performance for management and development. 

Successfully led the development of award-winning mixed-use projects Tivoli Square and Stanton Commons. 

Recognized leader in community, housing and real estate organizations including:
Washington Housing Conservancy-Past Board Chair and Director of Real Estate Committee
Martha’s Table-Board member and Finance Committee Chair
Greater Washington Community Foundation Board Member
Federal City Council-Trustee and Member Leadership Committee
DC Policy Institute-Housing Advisor
Momentus Capital/Amazon-Mentor for Equitable Development Initiative
Wesley Housing-Past Board member and member real estate committee
ULI-DC-Past Advisory Board member
University of Maryland-Masters in Real Estate Program Past Advisor and Professor
DC Housing Production Trust Fund Advisory Board Member
Apartment and Office Building David H Hillman Maverick Award Winner
University of Maryland Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award in Real Estate