Sagar Shah brings a unique perspective and wealth of related experience to the residential real estate world. A seasoned hotelier and commercial real estate executive, Sagar is a managing principal in his family’s commercial real estate investment firm with holdings in the hotel and senior housing space overseeing a $30mm+ portfolio and 125 employees.
Sagar received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business in Philadelphia with accounting & finance concentrations in 2012. Constantly in the pursuit of education and knowledge, Sagar continued his studies at the Glion Institute of Higher Education in Glion-sur-Montreux, Switzerland, a top-five hospitality management school, graduating with a master’s degree in International Hospitality Management and service industries management in 2018. He has continued advanced coursework at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
The residential real estate world was always a passion for Sagar since his younger days and combines his hospitality and entrepreneurial background to provide extraordinary, bespoke service to his clients. Sagar takes time to understand each client’s individual needs and wields his business acumen when it comes to negotiating in their best interests. Due to his daily responsibilities as a real estate executive, Sagar works with a strong sense of urgency and resourcefulness to ensure a successful outcome.
Sagar’s leadership roles extend to community involvement. He is an Executive Board Member for Pennsylvania’s Americana Region, the convention and visitor’s bureau for Berks County, Pennsylvania. Additionally, he serves as President & Co-Founder of Reform Lodging, a 1,900 member strong hotel owner advocacy group and think tank. Sagar has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, The Real Deal, Lodging Magazine, and many more global publications. He continues to be a contributor to Hospitality Insights, an international hospitality publication, writing opinion pieces regarding the industry. Sagar is also bilingual and can represent his clients’ needs in English and Gujarati.
In his spare time, Sagar maintains his love for automobiles, residential rehab opportunities, architecture and design, and spending quality time with his family and friends.