David Oakley: Transacting Billions as a Multifamily Broker and Visionary Real Estate Entrepreneur

David Oakley, the founder of OG Capital, Blue Canoe Properties, Select My Space, and the Alabama office of Berkadia joins us to discuss multifamily real estate topics including deal flow and company culture, the future of construction, and his advice for twenty-somethings.

David Oakley
David Oakley
January 5, 2021

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David Oakley is Alabama's most productive multifamily real estate broker of the last decade, having transacted over 6 billion dollars in deals. In this interview, he shares the wisdom he's acquired from that experience.

David has a way of seeing things years before the rest of the pack, and we got into what he sees for the next decade during this interview. This includes modular housing, apps for finding deals, and more.

We talk about where he is today, where he is going, his principles, how to find deals, creative evaluation, and the future of his career.

David's Formal Bio (from LinkedIn)

David Oakley, Founder of OG Capital, Blue Canoe Properties, Select My Space, and Alabama’s office of Berkadia is the Southeast’s preeminent advocate for all things multi-family. For the past two decades, Oakley has followed his heart by committing an abundance of emotional and financial resources to the promotion of the Southeast's multi-family housing arena. An ambitious visionary, Oakley has cast a wide net in the establishment of these business ventures, and has accomplished unrivaled synergy in all fundamental aspects of the industry. The effective harnessing of the region’s diverse multi-family core axioms, have allowed Oakley to become a foremost principal resource to an expanse of both institutional and private equity. Oakley’s delicate mastery of multi-family’s sophisticated, yet emotionally driven processes has enabled his industry partners and associates to develop a new standard of excellence.


David's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidroakley/

OG Capital: http://og.capital/

Berkadia: https://berkadia.com/

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Kyle Bishop
Co-Host of The Louis and Kyle Show

Kyle is studying finance and accounting at the University of Alabama. He enjoys all things real estate, reading, learning,