Thomas Olson, Managing Director – Brokerage Services
Mr. Olson has specialized in commercial real estate for 37 years and is generally recognized as one of the top investment and troubled asset brokers in Southern California and the Western United States.
During his distinguished career, he has exclusively represented and sold well over $1 Billion in commercial real estate assets and completed over 1,000 leases. His professional highlights include the exclusive representation and sale while in bankruptcy of the Queens Seaport Development leasehold, which included the Queen Mary Oceanliner and 70 acres of port land and water rights in Long Beach Harbor.
Additional highlights include the exclusive representation and sale while in bankruptcy of the Super Shops portfolio, a portfolio of 68 freestanding retail stores and industrial properties located in 27 states. In 2008, Commercial Property News recognized Mr. Olson as one of 15 “hot brokers” across the United States. In 2006, both the California Real Estate Journal and Real Estate Southern California recognized him for exclusively listing and selling 12 assets with a total consideration of $260M.
In 2004, Mr. Olson ranked in the “Top 5 Globally” out of 4,000 Coldwell Banker commercial agents. Mr. Olson holds a BS from United States International University and is active in NAIOP and ICSC.