Robert Abbasi is a distinguished and eminent personality from real estate. He has earned a great reputation for himself in the world of real estate over the past few decades. Currently, he is one of the top-notch real estate executives and leading experts in his respective domain. With more than 30 years of experience in the housing industry, the multitalented is considered a pioneer of his field.
Robert Abbasi established RTI Properties in 1986. Since then the company has become one of the most sought-after nationally-recognized real estate ventures that deals with a variety of properties including multifamily buildings, storage spaces, hotels, retail, and offices across the USA.
The well-known real estate property executive has got great credentials when it comes to adding to his diversified portfolio. He is a popular panelist and speaker who has been a part of many formal real estate associations and communities. Robert Abbasi has made numerous personal investments and completed billion dollars of transactions.
Robert Abbasi completed his Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California. The real estate mastermind graduated magna cum laude and set the same standards for others.
Robert also earned a Business Administration degree in Finance and Economics from the same institution. He is one of the bright and competent participants of the “Phi Beta Kappa National Honors Society” and lectures at different occasions to share his valuable knowledge.
Robert Abbasi stepped into the real estate world professionally in 1983. Joined as a Senior Investment Analyst/Consultant in a renowned real estate firm in Los Angeles, Robert gained significant experience in his first job by completing multiple property transactions.
RTI Properties was a personal investment venture of Abbasi initially. He started with purchasing apartment complexes in Los Angeles and later expanded his startup to a large enterprise. With years of effort and hard work, Abbasi managed to turn RTI Properties into a reputed national real estate firm divided into several asset classes.
Abbasi’s exceptional skills, experience, knowledge, and passion for his work have soon got a distinguished standing in the domain. Besides working for his real estate business, Robert Abbasi worked as a Bank Board Director and served ALCO and Loan committees.
In addition to that, Abbasi has been a part of panelist communities as a senior advisor and confidant in many institutions. He also worked with brokers, property managers, lenders, and investors. Abbasi has played a role of a committed instructor and guide for amateur real estate owners.
He is known for his down-to-earth and friendly demeanor in the investment world and loves to share his proven investment techniques and unique management style with experienced and novice investors. Moreover, Robert Abbasi is an enthusiast and a brand in himself.
He is popular as a strategist in the world of real estate and not less than a guiding source for the partner he works with. He is a mentor for executives, CEOs, and solopreneurs. His broad connection with many professionals has helped him grow as a brand.
In 2021, Robert Abbasi joined Beach Front Property Management (BFPM) to be a part of their leadership team.
Investing in properties is like a hobby for Robert Abbasi. He’s a pro real estate player who finds challenges interesting and is not afraid of making risk-reward investments. Abbasi loves taking calculated risks and has shown that in numerous decisions of his professional career. This risk-taking trait of Abbasi keeps him excited and prepared for the upcoming challenges.
Throughout his career, he has made tons of strategic investments and grew his assets and income exponentially. According to Abbasi:
“Taking care of your net worth is important to get substantial returns in life. I try my best to learn from my investment opportunities and how they benefited my company and me. My MBA degree from USC enables me to evaluate the investments I make.
Plus, my experiences in the real estate world are also a valuable asset of my life that guides me and helps me make informed decisions. The combination of my long-term experience and the ability to evaluate investment opportunities make it easy to make significant returns.”
Seeing man and machines competing with each other is another hobby Robert Abbasi has. He loves watching as well as playing virtual motorsports with family and friends. He also has a sheer interest in high-performance and agile planes and boats.
He is fond of engine sounds and the speed of vehicles used in motorsports. It is the agility and competitive speed of drivers that keep Robert Abbasi engaged and engrossed in the mechanical excellence of the machines.
Robert Abbasi considers vehicles a symbol of freedom that allows you to go anywhere you want without any barrier. He has always been a car person and thinks that a car can do tons of amazing things for you. He stated that“once you get into your car and turn its engine on, it takes you to your destination regardless of the weather outside. It adjusts the way you want and becomes your companion in the journey whether you’re going to the grocery store or driving to another state. Automobiles provide great freedom to the driver and that’s what makes driving one of my hobbies.”
Robert Abbasi is not just a leading entrepreneur who puts in all his time buying or selling properties. Travelling isn’t just a part of Abbasi’s professional life but one of his passions. Robert Abbasi not only has traveled most parts of the world but also takes out time to go on long motorcycle trips. He has traveled throughout America and done several international trips.
For Robert Abbasi, nothing adds to the experience and knowledge better than traveling. He loves experiencing cultures and meeting different people while viewing beautiful vistas. He finds the lifestyle of other people and cultural norms around the world fascinating. Exploring the world and learning how people perceive life is something different for Robert Abbasi.
Some other interests of Robert Abbasi include swimming, bicycling, and spending time with family.