PREFERRED REALTY & DEVELOPMENT is engaged in DEVELOPMENT, INVESTMENT, & MANAGEMENT of commercial real estate properties.


PREFERRED was founded in 1980, as Preferred Realty, Inc. by Thomas R. Speno. PREFERRED operates a lean business model built to anticipate client needs and market changes.  Capitalize on PREFERRED’s experience to achieve your next real estate objective.

PREFERRED adapted based on its clients’ needs to focus primarily on creating value-add opportunities with development, investment, and management services. PREFERRED offers a full service team that is experienced in several disciplines across the real estate industry.  PREFERRED has grown from one entrepreneur fulfilling his big dream to a well refined and disciplined team that is competing nationwide.  Are you PREFERRED?



Thomas R. Speno


Thomas Speno is the President and founder of PREFERRED since 1980. Thomas has over 35 years’ experience in the ownership of various commercial real estate assets in South Florida and across the country. Over the past 20 years Thomas has acquired and developed over $150 million in commercial real estate assets.



Richard D. Speno


Richie Speno joined PREFERRED in 2004 and is involved with acquisitions, development, property management, transactional sales, and leasing. Richie has worked in residential and commercial construction managing development projects exceeding $50M. Richie graduated with an Economics degree from Auburn University.



Tom Speno Jr., MBA


Tom Speno Jr. joined PREFERRED in 2014 after successfully completing his MBA at the University of Miami. Tom’s experience within the real estate industry includes private equity investment, commercial brokerage, development, and corporate real estate. Prior to joining PREFERRED Tom worked for Banyan Street Capital, CNL, CBRE, and Publix Super Markets Corporate Real Estate. Tom completed his bachelor’s degree with honors at Florida State University.

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PREFERRED provides a turn-key solution for corporate real estate needs from planning, design, feasibility, and construction.  Achieve greater efficiencies with a strategic approach from PREFERRED.

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