Mark Walter paving the way for St. George commercial real estate

R. Mark Walter, Founder

On August 11, 2020 R. Mark Walter passed away from kidney cancer. Mark was a founding partner at NAI Excel and also founded the residential real estate firm, ERA Brokers Consolidated. He had a 45 year career as a real estate professional in the St. George area. During this time he was President of the Chamber of Commerce, Business Person of the Year, President of the Board of Realtors, Realtor of the Year, District Chairman for the BSA Snow Canyon District, Silver Beaver Recipient, and served on numerous committees, councils, and boards.

Mark was known for his energy and enthusiasm. His voice and presence filled the room, and his knowledge of real estate and local markets was unparalleled. Most importantly, he was a friend to everyone.

He said, “I never met a person I didn’t like.”

At NAI, Mark left a legacy of friendship, integrity, and positivity. He helped found an organization that now supports over 430 real estate professionals from Salt Lake City, Utah to Las Vegas, Nevada and closes over $1 billion in real estate annually. His great gift was to be able to focus on individuals and lift them up.