Rick Ellis

Ellis Consulting Group

Rick Ellis, CPM, is President and CWB (Chief Worker Bee) of ELLIS Consulting Services, an Irving, TX based apartment marketing, training, and contract-leasing firm. He has been intimately involved in the apartment business for over 39 years. His career includes executive level portfolio management and 10 years as the National Director of Marketing & Training for a Dallas based family of REITs.

Rick also excels in property management through his management company, ELLIS Home Source. Rick manages 300+ single-family homes, duplexes and small apartment communities in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. ELLIS Home Source was the first single-family management company in the nation to earn the Institute of Real Estate Management’s prestigious AMO – Accredited Management Organization – designation.

Rick is also the broker and owner/operator of J. Ellis Apartment Locators located in Lewisville with an affiliate office in Irving, TX.

One of his notable quotes is: “If this was easy, everybody would be doing it and we wouldn’t have a job!”

Fun facts about Rick

  • Rick unequivocally LOVES Mondays!
  • He is a former minister and occasionally does weddings for industry friends.
  • He can still beat his adult sons in racquetball.
  • Rick is an Eagle Scout!

What people are saying about Rick

  • “Rick was enthusiastic which helped with staying focused on the webinar.”
  • “Even though I’ve been in the industry for a while its good to look back and get good feedback.”
  • “Rick made the meeting give someone like me a new approach to how I do things. Nothing like adding more experience!”
  • “I liked how motivated it made me with my tour after this class.”
  • “It was great and the short timeframe makes it easier to fit into a busy day.”
  • “I liked that the speaker had a fun personality and made the webinar entertaining and informative.”

Past Events

What’s the Big Deal About Generational Leasing?

Thursday July, 28
1:00pm - 1:30pm

The F-Word is the New Damn!

Thursday March, 24
1:00pm - 1:30pm

It’s not Closing…It’s Commencing!

Thursday March, 11
1:00pm - 1:30pm