Dave Zook


Dave Zook is a successful business owner and an experienced real estate investor active in Multi – Family Apartments, Self-storage and the ATM space.

Dave has acquired more than $100 million worth of real estate since 2010. At the time of this writing, he and his investors own approximately 3000 Multi-family Apartment units.

Together with his business partner, Dave is a renowned and trusted professional resource in the Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) investment market where they have deployed more than $90 million of investor capital and they are heavily invested personally in the ATM space.

As a #1 Best Selling Author and popular guest speaker Dave has shared his knowledge at the International Business conference, The Jason Hartman Real Estate Mastermind, The Wealth Formula Podcast and the Real Estate Guys Radio show, the #1 most downloaded podcast on Real Estate Investing on itunes.

Dave, his wife Susan and their 4 children live in Lancaster County, PA.


Jack Barry

Portfolio Manager

Jack serves as Portfolio Manager for The Real Asset Investor and has a strong background in financial analysis and real estate acquisitions.

Jack has worked for some of the nations top Self Storage acquisition firms and operators where he was mainly responsible for the valuation of potential acquisitions across the country. He has assisted in the acquisition of more than $450M in Self Storage properties, handling the initial underwriting through the closing of deals. Along with working on the acquisition side of the business, he also has experience working for one of the nation’s top Third-Party Management platforms in the Self Storage industry.

Jack graduated from Elon University in North Carolina where he studied finance and accounting. Jack was raised learning about real estate from his father who is a successful real estate developer, owner and broker. He combined his interest in real estate with an education in finance and accounting in order to create a well-rounded understanding of how profitable deals are developed, acquired and managed.

At The Real Asset Investor, Jack is responsible for monitoring current investments within the portfolio. He consults both current and potential investors to help them understand the intricacies of the different investment opportunities offered by the firm. His experiences in the real estate industry coupled with his education allow him to add value to The Real Asset Investor Team and their investors.