Friday, June 7, 2013

ROBBEN COORDINATES PRIVATE NOTE SALE FOR GE CAPITAL
Newport Beach, California — June 7, 2013— Andrew Robben has completed the note sale of a First and 2nd Trust Deed on an Orange County Property.  Mr. Robben represented GE Capital, the note holder of both the First and Second Trust Deeds, finding a buyer who was able to perform in a limited time period.    Andrew Robben is currently a Director at Newmark Grubb Knight Frank in the Newport Beach office where he specializes in office properties. 

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

NGKF Recruits Robben as new Director

NGKF RECRUITS ROBBEN AS NEW DIRECTOR
Newport Beach, CA - April 30, 2013 - Newmark Grubb Kinght Frank (NGKF) recruits Andrew Robben as new Director in their Newport Beach office.  Mr. Robben is a highly accomplished licensed California real estate broker specializing in representing numerous regional and national firms as well as numerous Orange County landlords. He brings a unique approach of coupling analytical and creative skills together to maximize the value of the real estate for his clients.  Mr. Robben possesses an expert knowledge of the Southern California market and brings with him a myriad of resources to each of his clients and transactions.

Mr. Robben has successfully completed real estate transactions in all areas of practice and has worked with all different types of ownerships.  As a trusted commercial real estate advisor, Mr. Robben acts as the outsourced Director of Real Estate for each of his clients.  In 2010, he was nominated and selected to participate in the prestigious Young Professional Group of NAIOP through the Southern California Chapter, where he remains and active member and board member.  
Prior to joining Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, Mr. Robben started his career in 2002 at the Alison Company where he developed his skills with loan production underwriting of income producing properties.  Then in 2005, Lee & Associates recruited him where he developed his tenure as a well respected Commercial Real Estate Broker and earned numerous sales awards and accolades. 
  • 18 Sales Awards from Lee & Associates
  • Member, NAIOP
  • Board Member, NAIOP YPG Committee
  • South Coast Metro Alliance Brokerage Group
  • Board Member – REC of UJF
Mr. Robben holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California with an emphasis in Real Estate Finance and a minor emphasis in Information Systems. 

Monday, November 5, 2012

South Coast Executive Center Increases Occupancy By 13.4%

SOUTH COAST EXECUTIVE CENTRE INCREASES OCCUPANCY BY 13.4%
Costa Mesa, California — November 5, 2012 — Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services has completed two office lease transactions that increase the occupancy at South Coast Executive Centre by 13.4%, thus filling in space with two tenants that plan to occupy almost immediately.  Consumer Protection Assistance Coalition was the larger of the two tenants looking to relocate to a building that offers greater visibility.  The second lease transaction was with ILF Consultants, Inc., an international engineering company, to open their southern California office.  The US Headquarters for ILF Consultants, Inc. is based in Fairfax, Virgina.  Andrew Robben of Lee & Associates negotiated on behalf of Parallel Capital Partners in both of the lease transactions.  Andrew Robben is a Senior Associate in the Irvine office of  Lee & Associates, the fourth largest full-service commercial brokerage company in the nation.

Friday, October 5, 2012

Hunter Donaldson Signs a $1.35m Lease

HUNTER DONALDSON SIGNS $1.35M LEASE AT BREA CORPORATE PARK
Brea, California — October 4, 2012 — Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services has completed a 15,176 square foot lease at Brea Corporate Park.  Hunter Donaldson was represented by Andrew Robben of Lee & Associates who negotiated the $1.35m lease transaction on their behalf.  This represents a space that almost triples the office space for Hunter Donaldson who will be moving from their current La Habra location.  Andrew Robben is a Senior Associate in the Irvine office of  Lee & Associates, the fourth largest full-service commercial brokerage company in the nation.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Centerpointe Now 98% Occupied

TWO NEW LEASES BRING CENTERPOINTE TO 98% OCCUPANCY
Irvine, California — September 18, 2012 — Andrew Robben and Brian Garbutt of Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services have completed two more leases valued at just over $1m in consideration, bringing CIP Real Estate's Centerpointe portfolio up to 98% occupancy.  Andrw Robben is a Senior Associate in the Irvine office of Lee & Associates, the fourth largest full-service commercial brokerage company in the nation.

Monday, September 10, 2012

890 Baker Gets Leased Up

890 BAKER IN COSTA MESA BECOMES 100% LEASED
Costa Mesa, California — September 10, 2012 — Andrew Robben of Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services has completed another 4,476 square foot lease.  He attracted Pilates Body, the tenant, and negotiated a great deal for both sides, bringing another building to 100% occupancy. This five year transaction is valued at just under $300k in gross consideration.  Andrew Robben is based in the Irvine office of Lee & Associates, the fourth largest full-service commercial brokerage company in the nation.



Sunday, May 13, 2012

Newport Beach Mariner's Mile Sale

LEE & ASSOCIATES REPS BUYER OF MARINER'S MILE PROPERTY
Newport Beach, California — May 12, 2012 — Andrew Robben of Lee & Associates Commercial Real Estate Services represented the Buyer in the sale of the 22,500 square foot lot on Pacific Coast Highway in Newport Beach's Mariner's Mile.  The buyer purchased the property with intnetions to redevelop the site in 3-5 years.
Andrew Robben is the preferred broker in the Irvine office of at Lee & Associates,the fourth largest full-service commercial brokerage company in the nation.