David Belman is a second-generation homebuilder in Milwaukee; a Real Estate Broker, Realtor®, Certified Construction Professional CCP, and CAPS Certified Contractor. David has over 24 years experience in single-family construction, land development, condominiums, and Real Estate. He is President of Belman Homes, and Belman Builders, which is one of the top 10 largest builders in the Metro Milwaukee market.
David is very active in the home building industry giving his time to better the industry. He served Past President of the Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA) 2016, and Past President of the Wisconsin Builders Association (WBA) 2017 as well as a Director at the National
Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
David became the Wisconsin Trustee for the National Association PAC fundraiser in 2018. David has served on many MBA & WBA Committees and
task forces over the years. David was recently appointed to the board of directors for the Wisconsin REALTORS® Association (WRA) in 2019.
David has won numerous industry and national awards including: 2017 Waukesha Freeman Citizen of the Year, Best Young Entrepreneur for North America from the Business Excellence Forum, Best Company Culture for North America, NAHB Young Professional of the Year Award, and Wisconsin Builders Association Rising Star, multiple Parade of Homes People’s Choice
awards. In addition his firm as won the Top Choice Award for Best Builder in Milwaukee five years running, among many others accolades.
David volunteers his time speaking at local schools including at Waukesha County Technical College where he guest teaches the home building process to building, design, and Real Estate students.
In winter of 2019 David began a podcast called the Home Building Hero which educates consumers on industry trends, news, how-to’s and much more. To date he has recorded over 100 episodes that have been downloaded over 18,000 times.
In 2015 David was the first builder in Wisconsin to build an Operation Finally Home (OFH). Operation Finally Home provides a mortgage-free home to a wounded war hero so that they can transition back to a civilian life. This expansive program works with the community and the trades to make this amazing project come to life. Through David’s leadership in Wisconsin, their team has turned this into in annual philanthropic activity and his team recently completed their 5th mortgage free home in 2019.