Richard K. Huey

Dick Huey Real Estate
215 Washington St., Ste. 3C
Traverse City, MI 49684
(800) 733-4839   (231) 631-3317

Education: Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts 
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan (B.A.) 1960
Stanford University, Palo Alto, California (MA) 1961
Designations & Licenses:

CCIM, Certified Commercial Investment Member, awarded in 1983 by the CCIM Institute, National Association of Realtors, a designation often called “The Ph.D. of the commercial – investment real estate industry.”

Michigan Real Estate Broker’s License, held since 1972

North & South Carolina Real Estate Broker license, 1986 - 1991


Dick Huey Real Estate: Owner/Broker, Traverse City, MI. Luxury waterfront homes, private nature reserves, & whole private lakes.

Huey Real Estate: Owner/Broker, Marquette, MI. Luxury waterfront homes, private nature reserves, & whole private lakes.

Benson Forests, AuTrain, MI Resource Director – Real estate marketing and sales for one of Michigan’s largest landowners

Commercial Real Estate Counsel Co. Charlotte, NC – CEO, Principal
Institutional grade net leased real estate sales nation-wide

L.J. Hooker International, Charlotte, NC Vice President & Office Manager
Opened/Managed Charlotte Regional Real Estate Brokerage Office for the Carolinas for one of the world’s largest international real estate organizations

Real Estate Brokerage
Fifty years experience as Broker of Record and Principal of real estate firms in Michigan and North Carolina. Frequent instructor and past participant in national, regional, and state real estate marketing sessions and educational seminars. Lecturer/discussion leader at national conventions

Resort Development & Management
Purchased, planned, developed, and operated The Leelanau Homestead Resort in the early 1970s, then and now the most significant waterfront destination resort on the Great Lakes

Oil & Gas
Co-founder & President of Basin Corporation; Founder & Managing Partner of Energy Leasing Co.; Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Basin Venture 81-L.P.; firms leasing land for exploration, investing in, and operating land/lease investments in the Michigan Basin.


Rotary Club
Marquette Rotary Club, former Board of Directors
Traverse City Rotary, former Board of Directors
Rotary Classification: “Investment Real Estate” Senior Active.
Rotarian 1965 - 2018.

Friends of The University Art Museum Former Advisory Board

Boy Scouts of America – Executive Board, Hiawathaland Council

Cyberspace Society Charter Member, 1997 – RECS designation.

Upper Peninsula Assn. of Realtors & Traverse Area Assn. of Realtors, Former Board of Directors

North Carolina CCIM State Chapter 1991 President – First non-southern President
Former Vice President, Secretary, State Board of Directors

Empire National Bank Board of Directors
Traverse City, MI, 1965 to 1985.
Loan & Discount, Audit, Trust Audit, & Electronic Data Processing Committees

The Leelanau Schools, Former Board of Directors
Glen Arbor, MI.

Michigan Governor’s Advisory Council, former Member

Former Director and Past President three Chambers of Commerce, two Community Improvement Associations; Chairman of Glen Arbor Zoning Commission; Director of Leelanau County Planning Commission. Active in Traverse City Industrial Fund, Munson Hospital Corporate Board, and Economic Clubs in Traverse City and Marquette

Founding Director and Secretary of U.S. Ski Coaches Association; National and Regional ski coach and competitor; Full Certified Ski Instructor

Co-Founder: Save the Wild U.P., an environmental organization focused on water quality, land preservation, and opposition to sulfide mining in Michigan’s U.P. and the Great Lakes Basin.

Hobbies: Skiing, photography, hunting, and fishing
Family: Wife Suzanne Kensington, three successful children: one musician, one writer, one artist. Five grandchildren