Hap Royster

Managing Partner

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Hap co-founded Triad Commercial Properties in 1999.   Hap’s real estate experience spans over 25 years, the first seven of which were in real estate development with Forsyth Partners, with the balance in real estate brokerage.  Hap received a BA in Economics from Davidson College and an MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.  Prior to entering the real estate industry, Hap was an investment analyst with Prudential Capital Markets Group.

Hap specializes in tenant representation and income property sales, where he can draw upon his finance and development expertise to offer clients a depth of understanding beyond the typical brokerage perspective.  Over the past ten years, Hap has brokered transactions totaling well over $1.0 billion total value.  These transactions have included many of the Triad market’s largest corporate headquarters deals as well as many larger industrial and investment property sales.  Today, Hap and his team represent corporate clients across the US, Canada and Central America. 

Hap’s boat, the Haphazard is well known on the East Coast and is a regular participant in major East Coast marlin tournaments.  The Haphazard has total winnings in excess of $1.0 million, including top finishes in the Virginia Beach Billfish Tournament and the Ocean City White Marlin Open.   Hap’s boat charters on the Outer Banks and in Isla Mujeres, Mexico.  Check for more information.

Hap lives in Winston-Salem with his wife and two sons.

BA Davidson College

MBA University of Virginia


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