Justin Smith joined the Tower Capital team with over sixteen years of previous commercial real estate experience and focuses on financing office and industrial assets on behalf of owners, users, and developers.
Originally from Chicago, Justin has spent his entire career advising large institutions, REIT’S, private funds, and major corporations. Throughout his career, Justin has been involved with the underwriting, financing, sales, and leasing for over 2 million square feet of office and industrial assets.
Justin began his career with a large full-service commercial real estate firm who owns, manages, and leases over 5 million square feet of office space throughout Chicago and the suburbs. This extensive experience working in-house has given Justin invaluable insight regarding the underwriting, financing, leasing, and asset management for office and industrial portfolios.
Justin also worked with NAI Global, one of the largest commercial real estate firms in the world where he represented large institutions, private funds, and major corporations with developing and implementing complex portfolio real estate transactions. In addition to advising office and industrial portfolio assets, Justin has also represented major corporations with real estate strategies on a national level to optimize and monetize their real estate liabilities.
Justin graduated from DePaul University, in Chicago, Illinois with a degree in Business Administration and Real Estate. He is actively involved with the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)