Ryan began his career in commercial real estate in 2003 with locally owned and operated, Brass Funds. In 2011 Ryan joined Stream Realty Partners. During this time, Ryan completed more than $120M in real estate transactions focusing on project leasing, investment sales, tenant and buyer representation and land sales.
In 2014, Stream asked Ryan to co-lead the company’s San Antonio office. In this role, he was responsible all operations and the overall growth of Stream’ s leasing, sales and property management platform in Central Texas, including office, medical office, industrial and retail service lines. Over the next five years, Stream’s Revenue from its San Antonio office expanded by double, with significant increases in employee headcount and net income. Ryan also led the acquisition and development of several key San Antonio projects including Sonterra Medical Park, Lockhill Crossing Office Building, Village Point Shopping Center and others.
Ryan left Stream in 2020 and launched Merit Commercial Real Estate with partner, Will Collins. Merit provides property management, leasing and sales services in the office, medical office, retail, and industrial sectors. Merit is a creative and entrepreneurial team driven by the need to build success for each of its clients and partners. Born in the ranks of larger firms, each of these individuals are convinced of the strength that lies in that core group who are willing to out-work and out-serve the rest, commit to a team of like-minded professionals and raise the bar for service in commercial real estate.