Who Is Fuhler Properties?
John W. Fuhler is the managing member of Fuhler Property Management, LLC. A real estate investment company that manages many commercial buildings and several vacant development parcels in Southeast McHenry County. John is also the managing member of All Safe Self Storage, LLC.
Prior to forming Fuhler Properties, John worked in the title insurance business as the office manager of North American Title Company. He has worked as a general contractor in the construction of several of the buildings that are now under management. John also worked as a real estate broker with Crystal Lake Real Estate Co.
Mr. Fuhler is on the board of directors of Crystal Lake Bank and Trust. John is also an investor in Creation Investments, an alternative investment management company committed to fighting global poverty through direct, for-profit investments in businesses. He has lived in Crystal Lake all his life. In fact, he is the 4th generation to live here.
William A. Tegtmeier, is the sole owner of Tegtmeier Construction and has been in the construction business for over 40 years. His career began in his late teens at a pre-stressed concrete company where he quickly rose through the ranks and found that he really enjoyed the construction industry. He then went on to build new houses and to remodel older homes as a General/Carpentry Contractor and, over the years, successfully built his own company. He enjoys working with his clients in the early planning stages and then seeing their satisfaction as he brings those plans to life!
In 1998, Bill joined forces with John Fuhler, Jr., a real estate broker with Crystal Lake Real Estate Co., to develop several commercial properties in the area. This partnership united two savvy businessmen, each with their own unique talents, and created a solid business entity that places an emphasis on great quality and customer satisfaction.
Bill still resides in Crystal Lake – only a couple of miles from his childhood home – with his wife Cindy. Bill and Cindy have one daughter Kim who is now out on her own.
Keith W. Bauer is the sole proprietor of Bauer Enterprises. After graduating from N.I.U. with a degree in Accounting, Keith worked at Motorola, both in the U.S. and abroad. Over his 25 years with the company, he served as an Accounting Manager, I.T. Manager, Director of Quality, and Director of Operations.
In 1999, he became self-employed performing home inspections and managing his own real estate portfolio. Over the next year, he added a Mutual Fund License and an Insurance License to his credentials. In 2000 he joined H&R Block where he’s prepared over 8,000 personal and business tax returns. His tag line: ”From cradle to grave, I help my clients through all of life’s major financial events.”
Keith joined the Fuhler Property team in 2002. His duties include Bookkeeping and Accounting, Financial analysis and reporting, Government payments, and tax return preparation. He also acts on behalf of John and Bill with client / vendor liaisons, property management functions, and light maintenance.
Keith lives and works in McHenry County, supporting its businesses and the community. His interests include Volleyball, Tennis, Bridge, Photography, and Traveling.