Wagner leads strategic planning, development, finance, operations and the legal department for Republic Property Group, ensuring that each community’s design will provide meaningful impact to residents and the surrounding region. He also manages RPG’s extensive homebuilder programs, with an active role in architectural style design, financing and civic and government approvals.
Since joining RPG in 2006, Wagner has led significant land acquisition projects contributing to the company’s steady growth. He also co-founded the company’s HOA management group. Previously, Wagner worked in land brokerage in North Texas.
Jake is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and serves as Vice-Chair for the CDC Green Council. In 2016, ULI named Wagner to its list of global 40 under 40 leaders. The Dallas native serves on the Alumni Board for St. Mark’s School and is a member of the Alumni Association for Texas Cowboys.
Wagner graduated from the University of Texas and currently lives in Dallas with his wife and their three children.
Affiliations & Education
- Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Minor in Business at The University of Texas at Austin
- Urban Land Institute 40 under 40
- Urban Land Institute, Community Development Council – Green
- Texas Cowboys