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Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Ridge MacLaren

Senior Vice President Investments

Donald "Ridge" MacLaren specializes in the sale of market rate multifamily investment properties throughout the greater Philadelphia tri-state region, with more than 38 years of experience in the industry. Based in Marcus & Millichap’s Philadelphia office, Ridge is a licensed real estate broker in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware. Since joining Marcus & Millichap in April 2000, Ridge has exclusively listed and sold 17,456 multifamily units, valued at more than $1.27 billion. Ridge was promoted to Senior Vice President Investments in 2012. During the course of his real estate career, Ridge has earned numerous performance awards, including Top Producer for the entire Philadelphia office (2007), the Gold Sales Recognition Award (2009), and the CoStar Power Broker Award (2010). In 2017, Ridge was among the top 5 highest producing agents in the Philadelphia office. Ridge graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1971, and served his country as a First Lieutenant with tours in the United States and Germany. Upon completion of his military service five years later, Ridge returned to Philadelphia and joined the firm of Walter M. Wood Jr. Real Estate, Inc. During his eight years with Wood, he sold both residential and investment properties and headed the firm’s Management Division. In 1984, Ridge formed his own brokerage and management company - MacLaren Management Company - Which represented institutions, insurance companies, pension funds, REITs and individual investors. Ridge’s past professional accomplishments also include accreditation as a Certified Property Manager (CPM), and as a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM). Ridge is a past President of the Apartment Association of Greater Philadelphia, and Regional Vice President of the National Apartment Association. Ridge is actively involved in the local and national chapters of the Institute of Real Estate Management, the National Multi-Housing Council, and the West Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce. Outside of work, Ridge enjoys playing golf, traveling, and spending time with his six grandchildren.

License: PA: RB-063070-L, PA: RM042723B, DE: RB-0002461, NJ: 673619

Achievements

  • National Achievement Award: 2012, 2011, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
  • Sales Recognition Award: 2017, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2000
  • SIA Induction: 2003

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