Gerard has had a lifetime interest in real estate starting with agriculture. His first real estate purchase was in May of 1986 with his brother, Matt.
They purchased a residential duplex and home adjacent to the University of Nebraska Lincoln while attending the University. The duo added value by remodeling which doubled income and tripled their equity investment within 5 years.
Since 1996 Gerard, individually and with partners, has purchased over $500 million in real estate including agriculture, industrial, retail, office, mining, port terminals, and rail terminals located in Texas, Florida, Nebraska, Illinois, Florida, Colorado, Louisiana, and Arizona.
Keating Resources is currently focused on value add industrial real estate located in growing urban areas of South Dakota, Florida, Texas, and Nebraska.