Richard Schaefer Quad City Office, NAI Ruhl Commercial Company

Richard Schaefer

Mobile :563-210-4488

Phone :563-823-5127

Fax :563-355-4445

My Bio


"I pledge honesty and accountability to all the clients that I serve. Providing top quality commercial real estate service requires such commitment along with constant communication and follow-up. My knowledge of commercial construction is a great benefit to my clients too." Rick is a lifelong resident of the Quad Cities and knows the region well.


• General commercial real estate practitioner with a focus on Industrial and Office acquisition and disposition assignments throughout the Midwest Region, as well as nation wide through NAI Global
• Represents seller/landlord clients and buyer/tenant clients with extensive experience in site analysis, contract negotiations, zoning and building code regulations, construction costs and methods as well as finance


• B.S. degree in Marketing & Management, Drake University
• CCIM, completed all required course work
• MBA candidate- St. Ambrose University


• Joined the firm in 1991
• General Manager of a large family owned and regional general construction firm for 6 years


• Member of the Quad City Area REALTOR Association
• NAI Global Healthcare Team Member and Representative for NAI Ruhl Commercial Company
• Board Member, Davenport, Family Homes
• Board Member, City of Davenport Building Code Review and Appeal Board, appointed by the Mayor of Davenport
• Member, Scott County Condemnation Appraisal Jury, appointed by the Scott County Board of Supervisors
• Past President, Quad Cities Morning Optimist Club and was the first President in club history to earn "Distinguished" designation
• Past board President, Vera French Housing Corporation; a development and management company providing safe and afforable housing for people with long term mental illnesses


• Midwest Real Estate News Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame 2015
• Commercial Associate of the Year in 1994, 1998, 1999, 2009, 2012 and 2014
• Top Producer in 1999, 2010 and 2012
• Top Company Lister in 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2006
• Multi-Million Dollar Producer in 1993-2014 (Each and Every Year)
• Excellence in Customer Service Award 2001-2014 (Every Year the Award has been Given)


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