Jeff Renard - Oregon Broker
Jeff became a professional Real Estate Broker 3 years ago, but has been involved in real estate investing since the 1990’s. His own portfolio includes rental homes and commercial real estate. Personal management experience gives him a wide depth of knowledge when working with his clients.
Jeff is actively involved in the community of The Dalles. He has served as President, Lieutenant and EMT in the The Dalles Volunteer Fire Department for 11 years, while serving on local community boards including Traffic & Safety and the Chamber Representative for the Mid-Columbia Economic Development.
Being a involved & invested in The Dalles gives Jeff firsthand knowledge of the areas possibilities for business as well as a why The Dalles is a great area to raise a family. He and his wife, Kim, have four daughters & son. He knows about the school systems, sports programs & family community activities.
A native of The Dalles, Jeff graduated from The Dalles High in 1984. After high school he ventured off to Alaska. While in Alaska he discovered his entrepreneurial spirit and purchased a small business. Returning to The Dalles in 1991 Jeff continued growing his entrepreneurial spirit by forming a small automotive mobile service business. Jeff’s excellent customer service and attention to detail led the owners of Thomas Motors to making him a part of their management team. Jeff managed all aspects of the Bodyshop and detail shop while cultivating a thriving towing business. Jeff purchased the towing business unit and successfully operated Approved Auto & Towing for the next 12 years.
He currently owns and operates Approved Safe Storage as well as being the General Manager for TacAero at both The Dalles and Hood River airports. Jeff and his wife, Kim own & operate Airport Safe Storage Central Washington.
Jeff’s business experience, community & family involvement gives him a wide perspective to the needs of business and family services in the Columbia Gorge.