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Welfont Overview

Tampa, FL
51 to 200 employees
2015
Company - Private
Real Estate
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Welfont (www.Welfont.com) is a commercial real estate company like no other. We’re a boutique commercial brokerage company specializing in buyer representation by marketing, finding, and sourcing deals for our clients. Welfont manages each investment from beginning to ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to provide exceptional win-win commercial real estate investment services that enriches the lives of its clients enabling them to achieve their goals.

Company Updates

  • What is an IRS Section 170 Bargain Sale? Learn more here....

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  • Repurposing Facilitates Community Renaissance - The Welfont Group, LLC

    The historic Pratt Street Power Plant building hosts Barnes & Noble, Hard Rock Cafe, and Phillips Seafood as part of its community renaissance. Photo by G. Edward Johnson http://EdwardJohnson.com/ In the 1980s and 1990s, many U.S. businesses moved their manufacturing operations overseas. When they departed, they left a series of old industrial buildings in their wake.

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Welfont – Why Work For Us?


Welfont is a boutique commercial brokerage company that focuses on helping our clients find, analyze, finance, purchase, manage and sell commercial real estate properties. We specialize in representing real estate investors and tax-exempt institutions. Using IRS-approved tax strategies, including 1031 Exchange and the IRS Section 170 Bargain Sale, we help clients reach their giving potential.

Welfont manages each investment from research through acquisition and disposition while helping our clients maximize their Return On Investment. We work alongside analysts, real estate brokers, property managers, appraisers, lending institutions, and various contractors.

Over the last ten years, our principals have helped our clients complete more than $200 million in property transactions. Those properties consist of more than 10 million square feet of buildings situated on approximately 1,000 acres of commercial land throughout the U.S.

Property types include land, warehousing, manufacturing plants, retail, hospitality, apartments, offices, banks, schools, healthcare, residential, redevelopment, mixed use, and other special facilities. 

Vision

To be the national leaders in helping clients maximize after-tax yields utilizing the IRS Section 170 Bargain Sale and the 1031 Exchange.

Values (T.E.A.M.)

Trust – We build trust with our clients and stakeholders by communicating with integrity while delivering high value expertise.

Excellence – We equip and expect our associates to perform their roles at the highest level of competency, knowledge, skill, and quality of work to the benefit of our clients and stakeholders.

Accountability – We take personal ownership and responsibility over every opportunity, transaction, task, problem or situation we face in achieving our mission and vision.

Motivation – We are passionate about our work and we motivate each other to reach our individual and collective goals in serving our clients and stakeholders.

A Great Place to Enhance Careers

Welfont is always seeking energetic, competent, disciplined, and results-driven real estate professionals who want to enhance their careers by joining our very unique organization.

Our highly focused niche, along with our specialized expert based acquisition techniques, proprietary system, trade secrets, and focused network of clients, properties, and deals throughout the US allows us to offer agents competitive advantages that other brokerage companies just can’t match.

Along the same lines, these same advantages allows us to offer non-agent employees growth opportunities that other brokerage companies just can’t compete with.

The company provides all professionals with ongoing support for local and national markets, a proven proprietary system, expert specialized training, unsurpassed qualified leads, cutting-edge technology, and existing clients essential to success in a competitive marketplace.

However, our hiring of new team members is based on specific needs and hiring dates. So please stay tuned for job postings.

Welfont Reviews

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    "Growing by leaps and bounds!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL

    I have been working at Welfont full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Management actually listens and willing to make changes immediately unlike larger company's where everything has to go up the chain of commands. Here, you can actually talk to the people that can make the changes. I love working with people who are genuinely "good" people and that's what you'll find here.

    Cons

    No real cons. The company is going extremely fast so everything that some may consider a con is to be expected with growth.

    Advice to Management

    Continue what you're doing however no one will ever turn down more money:)

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Welfont Photos

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    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Welfont (Tampa, FL) in August 2015.

    Interview

    The interview process was like none I had ever experienced. The company provided the most well thought out questionnaire I had ever seen. Very thought provoking and based on the quality on my co-workers I would say very effective. The personal interview was scheduled for 30 minutes and went in excess of three hours. However at the end of the interview I knew that Welfont was a fit for me and felt I was a fit for Welfont.

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