Christopher Tipre serves as Principal for Trammell Crow Company’s Southern California Business Unit in Newport Beach, California. In this capacity, he works alongside capital partners, brokers, tenant representatives and prospective investors for the sourcing, analysis, and execution of new acquisitions and development projects.
Chris is responsible for land and deal sourcing, financial analysis, due diligence, entitlements, debt and equity capital relationships, development coordination, and project leasing. Chris performs detailed and customized underwriting for all office and industrial acquisitions and developments, prepares comprehensive investment summaries with asset and market level analyses for internal investment committee and institutional investment partners, and collaborates with the development managers on strategic issues throughout the design, permitting and construction processes.
Prior to joining TCC, while earning his MBA, Chris interned as an Asset Manager with LBA Realty, assisting in the management and valuation of a $4B portfolio of office and industrial assets. Before returning to graduate school, Chris worked as a Retail Commercial Real Estate Specialist with Terranomics Retail Services in California’s San Francisco Bay Area as a Tenant and Landlord Representative. As a Tenant Representative, Chris provided local market expertise to Fortune 500 companies and regional tenants to establish and implement strategic expansion plans, select locations, and negotiate leases in prime retail space. As a Landlord Representative, he managed the leasing of over 2M SF of power center and grocery anchored shopping center space across the nine Bay Area counties.
Professional Affiliations & Community Involvement
- NAIOP – SoCal Chapter Board of Directors
- NAIOP – SoCal YPG Alumni Committee
- LEED® AP BD+C
Education & Credentials
- UC Irvine Merage School of Business, MBA, Real Estate & Finance
- UC Santa Barbara, BA, Business & Economics with Emphasis in Accounting
- The Boardwalk
- Riverside County Law Building
- I-215 Logistics Center (Amazon Fulfillment)
- Knox Logistics Center
- Ontario Innovation Center I & II
- Magnolia Point
- Sierra Lakes Commerce Center
Awards & Recognition