David Belman is a second-generation homebuilder in Milwaukee; a Real Estate Broker, Realtor®, Certified Construction Professional CCP, and CAPS Certified Contractor. He graduated from Carroll University with a B.A. in Business Management & Marketing. David has over 24 years experience in single-family construction, land development, condominiums, and Real Estate. He is President of Belman Homes, and Belman Builders, which is one of the top 10 largest builders in the Metro Milwaukee market.
He served Past President of the Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA) 2016, and Past President of the Wisconsin Builders Association (WBA) 2017 as well as a Director at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). David became the Wisconsin Trustee for the National Association PAC fundraiser in 2018.
David was recently appointed to the board of directors for the Wisconsin REALTORS® Association (WRA) in 2019.
David has won numerous industry and national awards including: 2017 Waukesha Freeman Citizen of the Year, Best Young Entrepreneur for North America from the Business Excellence Forum, Best Company Culture for North America, NAHB Young Professional of the Year Award, and Wisconsin Builders Association Rising Star, multiple Parade of Homes People’s Choice awards. In addition his firm as won the Top Choice Award for Best Builder in Milwaukee five years running, among many others accolades.
David hosts a podcast called the Home Building Hero which educates consumers on industry trends, news, how-to’s and much more. To date he has recorded over 100 episodes that have been downloaded over 22,000 times.
David’s vision for Belman Homes is to give back to the community and industry. David builds homes for Operation Finally Home (OFH). Operation Finally Home provides a mortgage-free home to a wounded war hero so that they can transition back to a civilian life. His his team recently completed their 5th mortgage free home in 2019 for Army Sergeant First Class Tyson Cole and have plans to build at least two more of these projects in the coming years.
The Seven Deadly Sins that Can Destroy a Business and the Skills You Need to Succeed
David explains his secrets behind his rise from an ordinary home builder, indistinguishable from any other company to the most quoted builder in Wisconsin and industry leader. You will learn the common mistakes entrepreneurs make and how to avoid them. You will hear first-hand some of the skills and personal development techniques that you can employ, no matter if you are just beginning your career or you are an accomplished entrepreneur to take your skills to the next level.