Thomas E. Goebel, LEED AP

Canada 519-962-9937 (734) 453-7000 USA

PERSONAL: Born in Detroit and raised in Livonia Michigan. Married Kathleen O’Hanlon in 1977. Sons; Brian (1979) & John (1982). Hobbies included downhill skiing, table tennis, home decorating, foosball, chess, law, volleyball, music, pool, softball, golf, billiards, darts, Irish cultural events and of course, family.


Brokerage experience.

Licensed Michigan real estate practitioner since July 1967

Land, farms and commercial since 1968

Joint Venture (syndication) since 1971

Property Management since 1968

Management of multi member Real Estate Offices 1977-2002

1031 Tax differed exchanges since 1990

Residential & commercial listings, sales, leasing, management & brokerage

Licensed Ontario Canada real estate practitioner, May 2009

Purchasing agent for Land including international work 2005-2006

Development experience.

Installation of several roads (private and public) and land divisions

Completed construction of 150 unit manufactured home community

Restoration of 16-unit apartment house in Fowlerville Michigan.

Baseline Environmental Assessment (BEA) on numerous properties

Asbestos Abatement certifications on two properties

Property Management

Managed up to 220 tenants (simultaneously) including Apartment complexes, houses, farms, building lots, Mobile Home Park, gas & oil leases, shopping centers, office buildings, Industrial buildings, condominiums units, limited partnerships, limited liability companies, retail buildings and student rentals.

Organizational skills include forming over 30 entities including investment entities,

Teaching; Approved instructor for State of Michigan Real Estate. Have designed outlines for a Con-ed credit courses and have instructed numerous professional seminars.


1966-1971 Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti Mi. (EMU) BBA 1971

1962-1966 Our Lady of Sorrows High School, Farmington Mi. Diploma

1972 Several Real Estate “how to” courses, Detroit Business College

1967-2004 several hundred courses, seminars and mini education sessions.

1980-1984 Institute of Real Estate Management, Certification CPM 1985, pin #10012

1994 Realtor Land Institute, Land University “Managing & Counseling”

2002-2003 CCIM CI 101 – Financial Analysis for Commercial Investment Real Estate

2008-2010 Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) Articling courses (4).

2008 U. S. Green Building Council Leed for Existing Buildings technical review workshop


2000-2006 RE/MAX Classic Commercial, associate broker and department manager.

Had 50/50 joint venture agreement. Built new office to five commercial specialists.

1967-2008 Tepee Realty Agent from 1967-1974. Associate Broker and co-owner 1974-1979. Sole Broker -Owner 1979-present, originally founded by William Goebel in 1950.

1979-2004 Metropolitan Management Ltd. President & founder of Property Management Co.

Feb 2005 to Nov. 2006, Land acquisition Michigan & Ontario consultant for confidential party.

2002 – Present Real Estate Consulting to Professionals, investors & members of the public.

Affiliations & Networks;

Rotary International, Windsor 1918 Club.

Founding father Clarenceville Rotary Club,

Paul Harris Fellow, sustaining member

National Association of Realtors (NAR)

Realtor Emeritus awarded 2010 (40+ years of experience)

Former Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)

Past president; Michigan chapter #5, 1989

Former Realtor Land Institute (RLI)

Past president; Michigan chapter #1, 1994

Western Wayne Oakland County Association of Realtors (WWOCAR)

Realcomp multiple listing service (MLS)

Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Candidate

Place to do business (PTDB)

Michigan Association of Realtors (MAR)

City of Plymouth Industrial Tax abatement board. (1999-2002)

Loopnet commercial multiple listing service Premium member

Michigan Economic Development (www-misite-com) participant

Catholic Central Dad’s Club 1995 to 2003 (Board member 1997-2000)

Knights of Columbus former member Monaghan Council, Livonia Mi.

Rotary Club of Windsor (1918). Paul Harris Fellow. Chair, Environmental committee

U.S. Green Building Council, LEED AP

“Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Accredited Professional”

Other Accomplishments;

Continuing Education Instructor, State of Michigan, & WWOCAR board of Realtors

Bun Baldwin Award (RLI Realtor of the year) 2000

Appointed Michigan Mobile Home Commissioner by Governor Blanchard 1979-80

Former Redford Jay Cee

Founding father AEpi fraternity at Eastern Michigan University

Redford Township planning commissioner 1990-1999

Candidate of the year IREM 1985

Published, Journal of Property Management (national); Michigan Realtor (state); numerous

Articles in local newspapers. Real Estate columnist American Senior Gazette.

Published Book, Real Estate Tax Appeals, Michigan 2011 a how to guide.

Softball pitcher for 13 years, modified fast pitch

Championship team member in men’s volleyball and men’s softball (slow & fast pitch)

Professional Standards committee on local, state and national levels, Realtor organizations

Participated in lobby efforts implementing at least 3 items enacted to Michigan Law.

U.S. Green Building Council, LEED accredited professional. LEED AP = Leadership in Energy and Environmental design, accredited Professional.

Certified lead base renovator, repair and painting contractor, July 2010 to July 2015

Reference: Numerous, will furnish upon request.

Peter D. Haller, Certified Financial Planner (CFP), senior Vice President Founders Bank, Grand Rapids Mi 49546, 616-575-3780,

David Parker, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Owner/operator, 734-975-8711 Parker Financial Services Ann Arbor Mi 48108,

James Goebel, Retired Superintendent of schools, former Monroe County Commissioner Brother, Temperance Mi 48182 734-850-9319,

Nicholas Maloof, Attorney at Law (J.D.) Owner operator 248-203-9898×104 Associated Environmental Bloomfield Hills Mi 48304,

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