DHP Investments

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    St. Louis Rehabber Sentenced to Prison, Ordered to Repay Millions for Ponzi Scam's housing gamble lost millions for investors.​Doug Hartmann got the maximum sentence possible yesterday when a federal judge ordered him to serve two years in prison and pay $34 million in restitution to some 114 victims. Earlier this decade, Hartmann was one ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    South City Real Estate Swinder Pleads Guilty to Fraud

    Robert Douglas Hartmann pleaded guilty to bank and mail fraud charges stemming from his now defunct real-estate firm DHP Investments, U.S. Attorney Catherine Hanaway announced today.Hartmann's DHP Investments was once involved in the rehab of hundreds of homes and buildings in the metro area -- part ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2007

    Lisa Krempasky Comes Clean (Sort Of)

    Attorney Lisa Krempasky didn't return repeated phone calls when I was researching "Mystery Woman," a 2006 story about her involvement in one of this town's largest real estate scandals in recent memory. Nor did the attorney respond to inquiries about the estate of the late Chuck Norman, the legenda ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2007

    Real Estate (or) Bust

    photo: Becca Young Gary Detmer in front of one of seven dilapitated properties he purchased with the help of Doug Hartmann and Lisa Krempasky. Detmer has sued Krempasky alleging forgery.After an investigation that took more than a year, federal prosecutors today indicted Doug Hartmann on bank- and m ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2006

    Mystery Woman

    Where is Lisa Krempasky and why are so many people suing her?