A real estate professional with over 28 years of experience, Don Hause is the Executive Vice President at Thompson Hennessey & Partners. Over the course of his career has gained extensive experience in all aspects of commercial real estate including brokerage, investment sales, debt and equity placement, development, asset and construction management. During his career he has facilitated over $1 billion dollars in sale and lease transactions, secured over $100mm in equity for real estate limited partnerships and joint ventures, and acted as the development project manager for nearly 1 million square feet of mixed use projects.
Don also has experience in banking, financial planning and wealth management and runs the firm’s consulting practice, Legacy Real Estate Advisors. Through Legacy, THP assists High Net Worth Individuals, business owners, and family trusts with the real estate component of their investment portfolios. His work also includes helping business owners maximize the value of owned real estate pre-and-post mergers & acquisitions.
Don received his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Catholic University, has worked for numerous national commercial real estate firms including Grubb & Ellis, and JLL. He also served as President of a family owned real estate private equity firm and founded his own real estate consulting company called Keystone Strategies which he ran for 8 years.
Don lives in Swampscott Massachusetts where he resides with his three children and is currently serving his second term as a member of the Board of Selectman. He enjoys coaching youth sports and is actively involved in fundraising for the Mass General Hospital Cancer Center.