1980 MBA from UCLA, concentration in Real Estate, Finance, Marketing.

1978 B.S. Finance, San Diego State University, graduated with honors.


1993 to Present:

President, BD HOLDINGS, Inc., Shopping Center Investment Brokers. 

1984 to 1993:

Commercial Real Estate Broker selling retail investments starting in 1984 at Merrill Lynch Commercial Real Estate. From 1988 through 1991, I was involved in approximately 10% of all shopping centers sold in San Diego County. Top Broker in 1989 at the 50 man L.J. Hooker International, the successor in interest to Merrill Lynch Commercial Real Estate. Number two Broker in 1988. I was a principal in Lambert Smith Hampton, which acquired L.J. Hooker in 1990. Moved to CB Commercial in 1992 as the only CB investment specialist in San Diego county specializing exclusively in retail investments. Formed BD Holdings, Inc. in 1993. Concentrating in retail investment sales, the following is a partial list of successful transactions:

1980 to 1984:

Residential Broker, Unique Real Estate. Specialized primarily in high-end homes in Del Mar and Rancho Santa Fe. I was one of the most successful Brokers in North County. Prior to that, I opened and managed Great Western Real Estate & Investments in Manhattan Beach as the licensed broker.

National Champion-Columbia Challenger Yacht Racing.


Member ICSC. Expert witness. Publisher San Diego County Shopping Center Newsletter since 1986 to date. Shopping center owner since 1987, managing partner since 1990. Have also syndicated some of the above referenced sales.


All of the clients represented in the above listed transactions are available for a reference upon request.


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This location was developed for Rite Aid as a build to suite with a drive-thru in 1997 located on the signalized hard corner. It is one of the locations that has been converted to a Walgreens after the company bought Rite Aid. Walgreens lease is an Absolute NNN lease with zero Landlord responsibilities. Previous Notes when Rite Aid was the tenant: In 2013 Rite Aid contacted the owner because they wanted to remodel the store and extend their lease term and had an original term expiring Sept 30, 2019 prior to the lease extension.  The lease was extended five additional…

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