Michael Darby is an Australian American real estate developer who has a net worth of $20 million. Michael Darby is currently the principal and co-founder of Monument Realty, a fully integrated real estate company in Washington, D.C. He has also served on the Board of the DC Building Industry Association. He also participated and was featured on the Bravo reality television series The Real Housewives of Potomac.
Michael Darby Biography and Net Worth
|Net worth||$20 Million|
|Full Name||Michael Darby|
|Profession||Real estate mogul|
Michael Darby Early and Personal Life
Michael Darby was born on July 29, 1959, Melbourne Australia. He earned a degree in Construction Engineering and Business Development from the University of Melbourne. After his graduation, he then began his career as a general contractor. In 1980, he left his home country and migrated to the United States for better career opportunities.
Michael Darby is a family man. He was married twice and has two children, Dean Michael Darby and Matthew Darby. Darby is a sports enthusiastic personality who loves skiing and kite surfing.
Michael Darby Career
After completing his education, Darby started his professional career as a general contractor. In 1998, he co-founded the Washington, D.C group Monument Realty. Before founding his own business, Michael Darby served at different top companies including Akeridge where he served as one of the vice presidents and contributed a lot in the expansion of Akridge. Along with this, he also did several construction projects in different American cities. Darby through his expertise and excellent leadership skills made Monument Realty a success venture. Darby has also acquired excellence in finance, sales, and property management.
Michael is of the view that he can always design an efficient and sustainable building keeping in view of his client. He strongly believes that his buildings need to stay ahead of the inhabitants’ requirements. This provides a source of motivation for him because he finds this kind of challenge stimulating. He believes that creating a better building creates more value for his investment partners and building users.
Michael Darbay Issues
Michael Darby was accused of sexual assault in 2018, while working in a reality TV show and as a result he was suspended. However, this was not proved in court due to insufficient evidence.
Michael Darbay Welfare Work
Michael actively participates in different fund raising events and himself lead several charities initiatives. His company, from the beginning have been a longtime supporter of the yearly Real Estate Games, a charitable sports competition that supports the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation also called (JDRF). Michael Darby has been co-chairing this event for the past six years.
Michael Darbay Net Worth
Michael owns property and real estate businesses in different places in the world. He is one of the largest landowners and real estate investors in Somalia, which contributes a huge chunk of his total wealth. He also owns an airport along with the land of forty-four acres in Mogadishu. Michael Darby has a worth of about $20 million.
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