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Robert Butts, Financial Advisor, 1031 DST Exchanges

Robert Butts

Financial Advisor / 1031 DST Exchanges

 (559) 583-1617

 robert@athena-financial.com

Robert Butts is a native of Hanford, California and graduated Westmont College in Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Business.

He began his career in the 1990s working with State Farm Insurance and, later, entered the financial services industry.

In 2000, he moved to Honduras where he served with and eventually lead a mid-size nonprofit organization, World Gospel Outreach.

Upon his return to California, Robert resumed his financial advisory career, eventually joining Athena Financial Group. He enjoys helping others to set and to achieve their financial goals.

After a few years, he began assisting clients by performing DST 1031 exchanges, which uses passive, institutional-quality real estate to defer taxes and ease the burden of property ownership and management. 

Robert, a registered DST 1031 Exchange Representative, has become quite knowledgeable about the ins and outs, pros and cons, of using DST 1031 exchanges. He’s ready to answer any questions about the topic.

When not working, Robert enjoys kayaking and other water sports, spending time with family, and reading as many great books as possible.