Background & Experience
Richard “Dicky” Mopper was born, educated, and remains a prominent influence in the beautiful “hostess city” of Savannah. His passion for historic preservation and community revitalization has fueled his becoming one of Savannah’s premiere real estate brokers. For over 40 years Dicky has been dedicated to Savannah’s real estate industry and a valuable contributor to its professional organizations. He has been involved in many commercial & mixed-use revitalization projects on Broughton Street, River Street and the surrounding Historic District. Current projects include the “rebirth” of the 12 story Drayton Tower mixed use project. Also known for his residential expertise, Dicky has been a featured real estate expert on several episodes of the popular HGTV cable show “My House Is Worth What?”. In 2002, his love for the community and desire to effect positive change for all Savannahian’s led him to run for Mayor. The opportunity to meet with residents taught him more about the neighborhoods that are a tribute to Savannah’s diversity.
Professional Associations & Designations
2015-2016 Chairman, Savannah Development and Renewal Authority Metropolitan Planning Commission/City of Savannah Downtown Master Plan Committee Savannah/Hilton Head Commercial Realtor Alliance Savannah Board of Realtors, Life Member Distinguished Sales Society Downtown Business Association, Founding Member & Past President The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, Board of Directors United Negro College Fund, Capital Fund Campaign Chair The Historic Review Board, Board of Directors Savannah Arts Academy Foundation, Board of Directors American Diabetes Association, Outstanding Service Award/Southeast Region
Double Tree Hotel Downtown, Site Selection & Purchase Garden Hilton Inn Downtown, Site Selection & Purchase Hampstead Oaks Apartments, Site Selection & Purchase Drayton Tower 12 Story, 120,000SF Condo Redevelopment Gardens on James, Site Selection & Condo Sales Ryan Building, 30,000sf Bay Street Mixed Use Sale Lowden Building, 30,000sf Downtown Mixed Use Sale & Lease Up State of Georgia, DFCS, Site selection & Sale Kehoe House/Hotel – Inn, Purchase
North Point Hospitality Group HOS Management Group State of Georgia Southern Railway Turner Food & Spirits Beehive Foundation Havertys Furniture Earth Bound Trading