Our People



Robert Heiser founded Heiser Development Corporation in 1980 and is a licensed architect, real estate broker, and developer with over 35 years experience in developing income producing properties. 

Since starting the firm in 1980 he has been responsible for the development of over $250,000,000 of developments. Some of his more notable projects have been 152 Unit Pioneer Crossing Apartments, Irving, Texas, 280 Unit Windtree Apartments, Irving, Texas, 97 Unit Walden Oaks Apartments, Austin, Texas, 110,000 sf Barton Oaks IV Office Building, Austin, Texas,  110,000 sf Barton Oaks V Office Building, Austin, Texas, 400,000 sf Barton Skyway, Austin, Texas, 60,000 sf Spyglass Office Building, Austin, Texas, 175,000 sf Spyglass Creek Office Building, Austin, Texas, 210,000 sf Park at Barton Creek Office Building, Austin, Texas, 17 Unit Barton Hollow Town House Condominium, Austin, Texas, 30 Unit Villas of Lost Canyon Town House Condominium, Austin, Texas, and the 40,000 sf  South Lamar Storage and Wine Cellar, Austin, Texas.

Robert is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB), Texas Society of Architects (TSA), Austin Board of Realtors (ABOR), National Home Builders Association and an Expert Panelist for the Texas Real Estate Confidence Index.

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Vice President - Acquisitions / Capital Markets

Bradfield joined Heiser Development in January 2009 and is responsible for acquisitions and capital markets. Prior to joining Heiser Development Bradfield was Senior Associate at Prescott Realty Group, where he was responsible for oversight of Project Management on the $185 MM historic Stoneleigh Hotel renovation.

Before joining Prescott, Bradfield was an associate at UBS Global Real Estate, in Dallas, where he headed the SW region’s underwriting team. Before UBS Mr. Heiser worked at Archon Group, in Dallas, where he worked with portfolio management for Goldman Sachs’ Whitehall Funds. Mr. Heiser also built the Core Plus Fund model through which Archon successfully invested $550 Million.

Bradfield graduated from the University of Texas at Austin where he was awarded his Bachelor’s degree in finance and Masters in Business Administration at Southern Methodist University, he is also a member of Austin Country Club RECA (Real Estate Council of Austin), TREC (The Real Estate Council of Dallas), Admirals Club of Austin, Bachelors of Austin, president of the Carment Kiara Youth Organization, and holds a Texas Real Estate License.

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Vice President - Construction
Ned Heiser is a second-generation Real Estate Developer; he has been around and involved in the construction industry most of his life. In the early 90’s, he started a residential remolding business in Dallas, Texas. The business created a turn-key solution for real estate agents in the North Dallas area, improving properties ready to sell. In 1994, Ned moved to Austin to complete the construction of Waldon Oaks Apartments, as Construction Superintendent. He was instrumental in the process of transitioning the apartments from under Construction to Property Management.

Ned has since been Vice President of Construction for Heiser Development, in charge of budgeting and construction for new and managed properties. Since his tenure in Austin, he has managed construction budgets varying from residential and commercial projects.  His emphasis is on superior customer service to the end user, be it a tenant or buyer.

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Asset Manager / Head of Accounting

Betty Jenkins joined Heiser Development Corporation in 1999 working with Robert Heiser and Tom Bradfield.  She has over 20 years experience in construction and property management accounting, budgeting and project management.  Since her tenure with Heiser Development, Betty has not only been responsible for all financial accounting for the corporation but has also been responsible for the financial and physical management of an HOA Association and Self Storage facility.

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