As Principal at Avison Young, Eric provides expert advisory services for corporate clients, law firms, technology, health care, government, retail, schools, community and non-profit organizations with single or multiple facility requirements. He specializes in marketing, negotiations and transaction strategy for leasing and capital markets assignments. A veteran broker, he has perfected aggressive, innovative and effective methods to achieve his client’s objectives.
Relevant Experience / Career Highlights Eric has 30 years of commercial real estate experience, encompassing multiple industries and a broad spectrum of transaction types, including tenant representation, project leasing, investment sales, acquisition-disposition projects and lease restructuring. He has consummated over 10 million square feet of transactions on the West Coast.
Eric’s transaction resume and clients include: Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), Albright, Yee & Schmidt, Ivie, McNeil & Wyatt, Brown and Caldwell, Zaccaro & Morgan, Chatten, Brown & Carstens, Covington Capital Management, The Alliance for College Ready Public Schools, Aspire Public Schools, Ocean Charter School, The City Project, AADAP, Para Los Ninos, Children’s Institute, St. Anne’s, Lee Andrews Group, Amnesty International USA, Downtown Dental, Dr. Arash Zarimani, Dr. Christina McAlpin, Morphosis Architects, RAW International Architects, Natural Resources Defense Council, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, National Community Reinvestment Coalition, Local Initiatives Support Coalition, Lamp Communities/OPCC, Center for Law in the Public Interest, California Peace Action Committee, City of Los Angeles, City of South Gate, City of Hawthorne. T.H.E. Clinic, Maranatha Church, Artist for a New South Africa, Los Angeles Community College District, LAUSD, Infinity Redevelopment, AFL-CIO, WorldCom, Level 3 Communications, Metromedia Fiber Network, Adelphia, Telecom New Zealand, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Urban League and The General Services Administration.
Agency Leasing and Building sales: 445 Figueroa Street, 500-520 S. Grand Avenue, 617 S. Olive Avenue, 611 W. 6th Street, 523 W. 6th Street, 3701 Shatto Place, 300 South Lake Avenue, 101-111 North La Brea Avenue, 350 South Western Avenue, 10616 South Western Avenue, 10000 South Western Avenue, 11100 South Western Avenue, 11130 South Western Avenue, 1055 Wilshire Boulevard, 6351 Owensmouth Avenue, 3701 Stocker Street, 4314 West Slauson, 3850 West Martin Luther King Boulevard, 3860 West Martin Luther King Boulevard, 1122 West Washington Boulevard, 1400 Venice Boulevard, 5522 Venice Boulevard, 100 Nutwood Avenue, 2400 Main Street, 14420 Bloomfield, 3001 W. Vernon, 355 Manchester, 3699, 3679 and 3822 Crenshaw, 9800 La Cienega Boulevard, 644 E. Regent Avenue.
Community Involvement and Professional Affiliations
Los Angeles County Commissioner, Board of Governors, Museum Commission
Occidental College – Board of Trustees
Los Angeles Conservancy – Board Member
Natural History Museum – Board Member
American Industrial Real Estate Association
Los Angeles Commercial Realty Association
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
California African-American Museum
Downtown Los Angeles YMCA
Dunbar Economic Development Corporation – Past Board Member
Education Occidental College, Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Diplomacy/World Affairs