What You Don't Know About Will Balthrope
Title: Executive director, Institutional Property Advisors-Texas.
What that means: Handling large multifamily investment sales for major apartment owners throughout Texas.
Memorable projects: Mosaic in downtown Dallas, Delante in Las Colinas, The Venue in Richardson, Boardwalk at Town Center in the Woodlands, and City Vista, near downtown Houston.
Hometown: San Antonio.
Currently live: Dallas.
Pictured: With a redfish caught on Aug. 23 at Laguna Madre, south of Corpus Christi.
School: Colorado College (BA in English) and SMU (MBA in Real Estate).
First job: Land broker by day, and waiting tables at S & D Oyster Co at night.
Job in another life: Writer.
Person (living or dead) to meet: Ernest Hemingway.
Daily habit: Riding around White Rock Lake.
Favorite music groups: U2 and Rolling Stones.
Favorite book: The Magic of Belief by Claude Bristol.
Favorite movie: The one I’m at with my wife, Missy.
Favorite restaurants: Hibiscus, Taco Diner.
Bucket list: Trip to Africa with the kids.
Family facts: Wife Missy, daughter Brooke (16 at Hockaday), and son William (13 at Shelton).
Hobbies: Writing, hunting, fishing.