John W. Royer
John W. Royer

John W. Royer


John W. Royer, over the last 30 plus years, has been involved in all aspects of real estate including brokerage, development, and counseling of numerous projects.  He has acquired, disposed and/or leased over $500 million dollars in real property.  John has acted as a development consultant and developer for various clients in sale/lease back transactions.  He has been involved in the renovation, development, and investment in over $200 million dollars of real property.  Additionally, John has worked with client’s on-site acquisitions, disposals, tenant representation, bank owned real estate and receiver work.   He has been active over the years serving on numerous boards.


Real Estate Broker State of Ohio

Real Estate Broker State of Kentucky

Franklin County Probate Court Real Estate Appraiser

University of Michigan, College of LSA, BA

Current Memberships

Columbus Board of Realtors

Counselors of Real Estate

Society of Industrial and Office Realtors, SIOR

Ohio Association of Realtors

National Association of Realtors

ULI Urban Land Institute Affiliate Member

Board of Directors Designations

Current Board Positions:

First Merchants Bank Local Board

Community Housing Network, Inc.

Horseman’s Benevolent and Protective Association

Previous Board Positions:

Upper Arlington Education Foundation Board Trustee Ex Officio

Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center

Appointed by the Governor to the Ohio Affordable Housing Trust Fund Advisory Committee 2022