Meet the Founder
Meet The Founder
RealTrust IRA Alternatives, LLC was founded in 2003 by Mark E. Hodges, an experienced and knowledgeable Real Estate, §1031 Exchange and Self-Directed IRA Lawyer. Mr.Hodges has practiced law in the Great Northwest since 1985 and focuses on helping clients optimize investment returns, maximize tax advantages and minimize exposure to personal liability. Mr. Hodges brings an extensive background with real estate and business-related legal matters, entity formation, §1031 Tax-Deferred Exchanges, and, of course, Fully Self-Directed IRA's and 401(k)'s. Mr. Hodges also authors law-oriented articles and instructs law-related continuing education courses and workshops for various professionals and investors through his state-accredited "Real Estate Law School."