About Residential Investment Advisors

At RIA, we’re more than just a brokerage firm: We’re a full-service, multi-family investment advisory board. We go above and beyond simply finding properties and writing up contracts by sharing our expert knowledge in analyzing property value, attaining and developing assets, and making strategic property management decisions to support our clients in every stage of multi-family ownership.

Whether you are buying or selling, or somewhere in between, RIA is here to assist you every step of the way.

David Childers

Owner/Broker

David Childers founded Residential Investment Advisors in 2011. During his years of experience as a real estate agent, he realized an opportunity in the industry to work with small, private investors in the purchase and sale of multifamily properties in Middle Tennessee. David has significant experience in many areas of the commercial and residential real estate industry including brokering and facilitating financing for multifamily properties and ownership and management of multifamily and commercial properties. He has brokered millions in multifamily properties and provided professional resources for investors, bankers, and appraisers.

Matt Moore

Associate Agent

Matt joined the RIA team in June 2016. He is a graduate of Clemson University with a degree in Marketing. He brings a passion for investment real estate and 13 years of sales, business management, and leadership experience to the RIA sales team. He and his wife Britney reside with their two sons, Houston and Henry, in Franklin, TN. Dave and Matt have known each other for more than 15 years after working together at a Christian camp in North Carolina, Camp Willow Run.

Alex Herzog

Operations Manager

Alex joined RIA in May 2017. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee Knoxville with a degree in Political Science and History (both of which are incredibly useful in Real Estate…). She and her husband Leland live in downtown Nashville, and they enjoy traveling and cheering on the Nashville Predators in their free time!