John F. Blanchard
Acquisitions and Asset Management
Mr. Blanchard is responsible for sourcing, underwriting, managing and leasing new and existing commercial real estate investments for the company. His primary responsibility is developing and maintaining strong broker relationships throughout Southern California as well as regularly interfacing with the firm’s institutional and private capital partners on investment and asset management matters. Mr. Blanchard has worked collaboratively with the firms founding partner in all primary activities of the company from its inception. He rejoined the firm in the Spring of 2012 after working with MIG Real Estate as its Director of Acquisitions for all commercial real estate. Mr. Blanchard grew its commercial portfolio by 58% in just over 18 months. Mr. Blanchard also spent five years at HFF as a Director sourcing both debt and equity for all commercial property types. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from The University of Southern California and was a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon economic honors society. Mr. Blanchard is an active member in both NAIOP and ULI.