About Us: Unmatched Experience

Fred Ash

Broker, Project Manager

Fred Ash provides concept to completion of development oversight for investment and development projects. He oversees the due diligence, design, budgeting, financing, construction, leasing & eventual disposition of each project.

Fred began his career in commercial real estate in 1980 and provided extensive leasing for several developers in the most difficult times during the oil bust of the 80’s and learned many valuable lessons on creative marketing.

During the 90’s he began tenant representation and property acquisitions for clients that believed in Houston’s recover.   His talents were utilized by a Medical Management Group for handling all of their medical real estate requirements.  During the mid-2000’s he began Retail Leasing and Development Services for several Retail Centers from Land acquisition to leasing and management services.  Mixed in were many owner-occupied properties and value add properties.

Investment brokerage services for Single Tenant leaseback properties in several states.  This vast knowledge and experience have benefited many clients in creating value and wealth in commercial real estate.


Wesley J. Clayborn

Acquisitions & Dispositions, Entrepreneur

Wesley Clayborn is a first-generation entrepreneur with a knack for connecting the right players and building relationships. It is by finding the synergy in relationships that he has been successful in virtually all of his business ventures. By putting his client’s needs first, he’s continually able to deliver creative solutions for a diverse client base.

At Commercial Realty Company (CRC) Wesley focuses on acquisitions and dispositions of investment properties, property management, leasing, and development.  Prior to joining CRC, he was an investment sales agent at Marcus and Millichap where he specialized in office medical and Net Lease properties across the Nation. While with Marcus, he handled multi-million-dollar transactions, and built a database of over 2000 unique properties.

Wesley studied Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Illinois where he graduated with Honors. After graduating, he worked as a commercial energy auditor for the State of Illinois and helped secure over $2M in incentives for his clients in an 18month period from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. 

In 2013 he started his own real estate investment company where he focused on buying, renovating and leasing homes. He later moved to Houston in 2016 and established Trim Tab Properties (TTP) in 2017. He grew the company from residential home flipping to multi-million-dollar remodels in Memorial, River Oaks, and other prestigious Houston neighborhoods. Today, TTP is a preferred contractor for a commercial property management group with over 45 properties across Texas valued in excess of $250M. 

Head shot David

David Ash

Project Consultant

Since 1976, David has been performing Construction Project Management on Commercial and Residential projects throughout Texas, Hawaii, and the Pacific Northwest.

In 2013, he formed D-Ash Construction Management LLC to provide Construction Management Services to Financial Institutions, Developers, and Private Business owners during their Real Estate development ventures.

The company is growing by targeting new clients who need additional support or don’t have the proper construction management resources in house to assist them in getting their project completed on time, in budget and to the expected quality levels desired.

David's services vary in level of involvement and are specifically tailored to your budget and project demands. We are experienced in monitoring all methods of project delivery from Design / Build, CM-at-Risk, and standard Design-Bid-Build.

The key to any successful project is to ensure that the proper Project Controls are in place from the beginning and properly monitored through completion and commissioning.

Kathi Guillory

Business Development & Compliance Officer

Kathi provides her vast knowledge and experience in the insurance field for providing excellent customer service with oversight for investment and development projects risk management.

Kathi began her career as an Allstate Agent before becoming a Farmers Insurance agent and then creating an independent insurance agency.

Rick Vegsund

Sales Agent & Investor, Entrepreneur

With more than 18 years of experience as a real estate investor and agent, Rick brings an unmatched level of insight and creativity to projects, big or small. He created StressFree Property Solutions for managing a portfolio of 40 personally owned rental properties along with managing 50 client properties.  His turn key solution can handle all aspects of leasing, management, evictions and disposition of your assets.

Creating Value From Your Vision