Chad Gahr, SIOR
Executive Vice President
Scope of Service Experience
For the past twenty-one (21) years, Chad Gahr has focused his real estate activities on the selling and leasing of industrial properties for landlords, owner/occupants, investors and developers throughout the North Los Angeles region. Chad’s real estate experience includes sale and lease negotiations, land sales, the exclusive representation of both landlord and tenants, lease vs. purchase analyses, site search analysis, and comparative market data location analysis for major corporations and developers. Chad has consistently been a top producing broker during his twenty-one (21) year tenure at NAI Capital, earning him top producer recognition each of the past sixteen (16) years. He is a member of the “NAI Capital Circle of Excellence” which recognizes long-term professional competence and success.
Background & Experience
Chad is a member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors® (SIOR). Real estate professionals who have earned the SIOR designation are recognized by corporate real estate executives, commercial real estate brokers, agents, lenders, and other real estate professionals as the most capable and experienced brokerage practitioners in any market. For more information regarding the SIOR designation, please visit www.sior.com. Chad has also been an active member of the American Industrial Real Estate Association (AIR) for the past seventeen (17) years. Chad is fully licensed with the California Department of Real Estate. AEW Capital Management Alegacy Foodservice Corp. Alliance Commercial Partners Apria Healthcare Artemis Real Estate Partners Bank of America – Real Estate Trust Cameron-Pace Group The City of Los Angeles City National Bank – Real Estate Trust Forest Lawn Memorial Parks GotPrint.Com Hertz Corp. Hydra Electric Aerospace & Defense Ids Real Estate Group Javelin Logistics Corp Jerry Leigh of California JP Morgan Chase Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LNR Property, LLC Manwin/Playboy Mission Foods Newhall Land and Farming Company Paris Industrial Parks PureTek Pharmaceutical Corporation RREEF Real Estate Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. Sexy Hair Concepts, LLC Target Corporation Strategic Partners / Cherokee The United States Postal Service United Technologies US Bank – Real Estate Trust Voit Development Company Wells Fargo – Real Estate Trust W.W. Grainger
Mr. Gahr attended and graduated with honors from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1995
Professional Associations & Designations
Mr. Gahr has been an accredited member of the American Industrial Real Estate Association (A.I.R.) in Los Angeles for over 17 years.
Represented Voit Development Company in the development and sale of 22 new industrial buildings totaling 480,000 square feet at the 21 acre Burbank Airport Commerce Center to a mix of Owner/Users and Investors. Represented Certified International Corp., (Buyer) in its' acquisition of a 207,000 square foot distribution facility from Investment Development Services (Seller) in Valencia, CA. Represented the Seller (UCV Media Tech Center, LLC) in the sale of a 187,000 Square Foot (4 Building) Flex R&D Portfolio at the Los Angeles Media Tech Center. Represented Voit Development Company (Seller) and Linzer Products, Inc. (Buyer) in the sale of a 210,000 square foot distribution facility in San Fernando, Ca. Represented Alegacy Food Service Products Group (Buyer) in its acquisition of a 113,000 square foot distribution facility from Sares Regis Group (Seller) in Santa Fe Springs, Ca. Represented Rexford Industrial, LLC (Buyer/Landlord) in the purchase and leasing of a 69,737 square foot industrial building in Sun Valley, Ca. Represented UCV Media Tech Center, LLC (Landlord) in leasing 43,173 square feet to The Los Feliz Charter School Through The Arts (Tenant) in Los Angeles, Ca. Represented The United States Postal Service in multiple sale transactions totaling more than 30 acres of infill land and development sites. Represented the Buyer (Strategic Partners) in the purchase of an 81,646 square foot Industrial building in Chatsworth, CA.