About Us

Recognizing a need for services tailored with true experience, honesty, and precision behind them, we deliver unparalleled value in the commercial real estate space with a specialty in retail and mixed-use development and a distinct service platform with full competencies in graphics, analytics, and marketing.

Our forward-thinking and far-reaching platform, a proven track record for providing results, and over one-hundred-fifty years of experience; these are the benchmarks for who we are. Our uniqueness centers around an offering that includes both development and brokerage.





Tyler Bennett founded Bennett Realty & Development and serves as CEO of the firm. He has been in the real estate industry for fifteen years, during which time he has amassed significant knowledge of markets throughout the East Coast. Tyler’s vision was to create a unique fully integrated boutique real estate firm that focuses on both brokerage and development. His vision was born from his entrepreneur beliefs and core values of a hands-on and precision-driven approach.

Tyler has completed hundreds of transactions through his career in the leasing, sales, and development space. This includes several hundred multi-family units as well as, transactions with; McDonald’s, Wendy’s, TD Bank, Walgreens, Kay Jewelers, Miller’s Ale House, and Chipotle Mexican Grill. Landlords include; Triple Five Group, Brookfield Properties, Kimco Realty, and Westfield. This diverse perspective has earned him an impeccable reputation as a skilled deal maker and a relentless professional. His rare insight delivers an unmatched intuitive approach to the transaction.

Tyler Bennett achieved a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Montclair State University. He is a licensed real estate broker in New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and New York, and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). He resides in New Jersey with his wife and two children. In his spare time, he enjoys participating in ultra-endurance races including running and hiking




Vice President

Joel Dicker has been in the real estate industry for 40 years. His career began on the tenant side with Pathmark where he performed site location research, sales forecasting, and consumer research. From there he went on to work for large retailers including Batus Retail, Jamesway, and A&P in various real estate capacities. In 2009 he made the jump from the tenant side into brokerage where he obtained his real estate licenses in New Jersey, New York, and Virginia. His key brokerage clients have included Lerner-Heidenberg, Onyx Equities, and First National Realty Partners. Joel’s focus at Bennett Realty and Development is landlord representation and development.

Joel’s experience from both sides of the real estate industry provides him with a unique perspective to understand what both tenants and landlords need. This insight and knowledge help to make him successful in choosing the right tenants for his landlord’s availabilities.

Joel graduated from Rutgers University with a BA in Urban Studies and resides in Marlboro with his wife Maureen. One of his favorite things to do when not working is to spend time with his children and his 3 grandchildren.




Managing Director

Bill Howard’s focus in the real estate market is in building both STNL and CRE assets for his clientele along with working with private, off-market development deals, acquisitions, and dispositions. After 37 years in the securities industry, Bill’s first foray into the real estate world was as an original team member and Managing Director of a start-up REIT. The REIT focused on STNL assets and today is approaching $500 million in assets. In addition to being the lead capital raiser, his role also involved acquiring real estate assets and developing lending relationships.

Bill brings with him his experience in the securities industry where he serviced and developed significant relationships with global high net worth, accredited, and qualified investors and his REIT experience to Bennett Realty and Development to enhance the comprehensive investment sales platform. His background provides him insight into all aspects of investment sales including diversified retail portfolios, multi-family, industrial, office, and medical properties.




Managing Director

Rick Ramentol brings over 30 years of experience in Real Estate to Bennett Realty & Development where he is responsible for the proactive development of new business opportunities focusing on the retail and hospitality industries. Rick has worked on both the tenant and brokerage sides of the business during his career at many companies including Realogy, Wendy’s, McDonald’s, Marriott, Burger King, and Extended Stay America. With his corporate real estate and deal-making experience, Rick offers a unique perspective to his client’s in their site selection and asset management requirements. Throughout his career in commercial real estate, he has negotiated over 300 transactions throughout the United States.

Rick holds a BA in Political Science from Villanova University and a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Southern California.





Matt Ardizzone has joined Bennett Realty & Development New Jersey’s office as a Salesperson. Matt will be an integral part of our expanding team with a focus on sales in New Jersey and New York.

Matt is a versed salesperson with over six years of commercial real estate experience with the Keller Williams Realty Firm and a few years of development experience. While at Keller Williams, he represented various clients and completed transactions that involved land, mixed-use, and commercial sale. His dedication to his work allowed him to become one of Keller William’s top agents in an office serviced by over 300 agents.

Mr. Ardizzone continues to hone his real estate skills by following ICSC and attending events such as the Commercial Real Estate Symposium sponsored by Exp Commercial.

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