Las Vegas-based Bear Real Estate Advisors LLC, a real estate investment firm, has launched. Matt Bear is serving as founder and CEO. Bear is a former vice president at CBRE and ex-principal with Avison Young.
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Matt Bear, a commercial real estate veteran with nearly three decades of investment services experience, today announced the launch of Bear Real Estate Advisors LLC, a boutique real estate investment firm. The firm focuses on IRS Section 1031 exchange buyer representation, national single-tenant investment sales and acquisitions, net lease investments, joint venture advisory, capital structure advisory, build-to-suit developments, debt/equity, specialized search and family office/professional investor buyside representation.
Providing services on a national basis, Bear Real Estate Advisors will provide a unique approach to brokerage services by delivering a combination of brokerage, advisory services and a relationship-first point of view.
“Bear Real Estate Advisors focuses on developing relationship-based transactions which ultimately translate to providing the greatest value to our clients,” said Matt Bear, founder and chief executive officer. “Our long-term relationships throughout the commercial real estate industry, coupled with our comprehensive brokerage strategy, allows us to connect our clients to the right people using the right approach, which results in the greatest benefit.”
Bear’s 28-year history as a leasing real estate and finance business leader includes sourcing properties, structuring capital, site selection, strategy conception and implementation, structuring transactions, property development and more, on a national basis. Prior to founding Bear Real Estate Advisors, he was vice president with CBRE, and principal with Avison Young. In 2001, Matt was one of the two founding partners of Venture Development Group, which specialized in the development of single tenant buildings, neighborhood and power center projects. The firm acquired, developed, and/or disposed of 20 properties totaling $55 million. He led a team of 18 professionals across three regional offices that encompassed development, finance, property management and legal management. Bear was directly responsible for the development and execution of the firm’s investment/development strategies while leading all aspects of acquisitions, dispositions and leasing of commercial real estate assets.
Bear earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, from which he earned the senior certified leasing specialist certification.
About Bear Real Estate Advisors
Bear Real Estate Advisors, founded in 2018 and headquartered in Las Vegas, is a boutique real estate investment firm to cater to investors looking for personalized service and real world, battle-tested acquisition and disposition advice. The firm focuses on Section 1031 exchange buyer representation, national single-tenant investment sales and acquisitions, net lease investments, joint venture advisory, capital structure advisory, build-to-suit developments, debt/equity, specialized search and family office/professional investor buyside representation. For more information, go to www.bear-advisors.com.