'The Dirt Dealer' joins Peoples Co.
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 12:31 PM
Jeffrey Obrecht, a farmland specialist who goes by the name "The Dirt Dealer," has left agriculture real estate firm Farmers National Co. for Clive-based Peoples Co. He has sold more than $250 million in real estate over the last seven years, according to a release. The Realtors Land Institute has recognized Obrecht as Iowa's chief real estate agent in terms of volume and number of acres sold. In 2011 and 2012, Obrecht's expertise with Midwest farmland auctions was highlighted on national and international news programs, including appearances on "CNN Money," "Rock Center with Brian Williams" and "The CBS Evening News."