Broker Profiles

Dan Lessing


Founder Dan Lessing has been involved in commercial real estate for the past 25 years in the northern New Jersey area. His scope of experience in the industry includes redevelopment (medical, warehouse and office), technology infrastructure, office and industrial leasing, disposition, multi-tenant residential management and repositioning. In the last 5 years, he has focused primarily on Landlord representation services.In 1991, Mr. Lessing was hired as the Assistant Director of Fort Lee Executive Park, a 600,000 SF office park in Fort Lee, NJ. During his tenure there, Lessing aided in the property's loan restructure, revised the property’s marketing campaign and oversaw a multi-million dollar capital improvements program. From 1997, Lessing consulted to the Witkoff Group, overseeing technology Infrastructure throughout the portfolio of nearly 3 million SF of office buildings throughout the NY/NJ area. In 2005, Lessing opened his own real estate services office in Englewood, NJ to provide commercial real estate brokerage services while continuing to acquire interests in properties from multi-tenant residential to retail and warehousing.Prior to the formation of DSR Group, Mr. Lessing spent three years with MRH Real Estate Services as the Senior Vice President of Commercial Leasing and Investment Sales, where he marketed premier properties such as: 2200 Fletcher Avenue  (320,000 SF) in Fort Lee, 25 Rockwood Place (90,000) in Englewood and 100 Delawanna Avenue in Clifton(a former lab building that was converted to a multi-tenant data center).


Shahe Kupelian


Mr. Kupelian is a principal and co-founder of DSR Group. His expertise is in the regional industrial market. Mr. Kupelian started his career with a New Jersey based real estate brokerage firm specializing in the warehouse industry. His expansive knowledge of the industrial market place and his aggressive deal making strategies have benefited a broad client base throughout New Jersey, North Carolina and Florida. In Englewood and within the last year, Mr. Kupelian has been involved in over 100,000 SF of warehouse deals.