Lee & Associates Idaho, LLC

Specializing in Industrial, Office, Retail & Investment Sales

First Name Last Name, Title

Russ Vawter

M: 208.880.6081
O: 208.319.1012


Russ Vawter is an Associate of Lee & Associates Idaho, LLC a full service commercial real estate brokerage and member of Lee & Associates group of companies. For many years, Russ has specialized in the sales, leasing & build to suit of retail, office, industrial and investment properties. Additional experience for Russ includes commercial real estate development, leasing, construction packaging and 1031 Tax deferred exchange.

In addition to brokerage, Russ has constructed his own commercial and residential real estate investments including retail, office, warehousing, self storage, aircraft hangars and residential projects. He has also operated businesses in retail, automotive, distribution, real estate, advertising, farming and self storage. Russ also enjoys golfing, flying, fishing and spending time with his family.

Recent Transactions

MSM Manufacturing/Warehouse Building 72,000 SF
CES Machine/Build To Suit Concrete Tilt-Up 60,000 SF
Meat Processing Facility Acquisition, Converted to Meridian Public Auction 25,240 SF
Stanton Optical Facility, Karcher Rd. 2,000 SF
Industrial Land Acquisition, Sky Ranch Business Park 12.31 Acres
Commercial Land Sale, Karcher Rd. & Lake Ave. 7.91 Acres
Commercial Development Land Sale, Florida & Karcher 9.12 Acres
Rural Commercial Land Sale, Saxton's Fruit Stand 1.63 Acres


  • 2012 to Present: Lee & Associates Idaho, LLC
  • 2010 to 2012: Idaho Aviation Association, State Treasurer
  • 2007 to 2008: Realty Executives of Idaho
  • 1999 to 2008: Realty Executives of Northern Nevada
  • 1998 to 1999: Lee & Associates Reno
  • 1999: Equipment Universe
  • 1974 to 1998: Nevada 4-Wheel Drive, Inc.

Community Involvement

  • Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association
  • Experimental Aircraft Association
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • Idaho Aviation Association
  • Idaho Golf Association
  • Nampa Chamber of Commerce