Who is Don Tepman?

Who is Don Tepman?

Don Tepman, also known as "StripMallGuy" on social media, is a notable figure in the commercial real estate industry, particularly focused on strip malls. He began his career in 2002 and is the founder and principal of University Avenue Partners, established in 2010. His firm specializes in acquiring and managing neighborhood strip centers, mainly in Northern California, and has expanded nationwide under the new arm, TownCentre Capital.

Tepman gained widespread recognition for his insights and advice on real estate through his "StripMallGuy" persona on platforms like X (formerly Twitter), amassing a large following due to his practical tips and engaging content. His strategy has involved focusing on smaller strip malls that larger institutions often overlook, providing a niche with less competition. Over the years, Tepman has completed over 40 purchases and raised significant capital for his investments.

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