Senior Vice President
LIC # 01833943
Benjamin Pollock brings more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience to Kidder Mathews, specializing in marketing opportunities to real estate developers and investors with the motivation and capability to create projects that maximize the client’s asset value. His expertise includes: advising clients on the development and reuse potential of their underutilized and surplus real estate assets; preparing and executing disposition strategies for unlocking the value in the properties; and recommending deal structures and facilitating negotiations that culminate in the timely and successful completion of transactions.
Education & Affiliations
Mr. Pollock earned a MBA from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Williams College. He is a member of Lambda Alpha International and the Urban Land Institute. He is a licensed real estate broker in the states of California and Washington.
Representative Projects & Transactions
Sale of 500 First Street - Napa, CA
The former Copia museum, this project included an 80,000 square foot institutional structure, sold to the Culinary Institute of America in late 2015 and a 6 acre development site Pollock is now marketing.
Bank of America Branch Disposition and Redevelopment - Berkeley, CA
Represented Buyer of 39,000 square foot development site valued at $14 million (under contract), up to a 300 room hotel is planned.
Chateau @ Heavenly Assemblage - South Lake Tahoe, CA
On behalf of an institutional buyer, 15 parcels were acquired for $12 million which completed the assemblage of an 11 acre site, fully entitled for 477 residential/hospitality units and 50,000 square feet of retail space; now marketing the development site and 23,000 square feet of recently completed and leased retail space.
One Oak Street – San Francisco, CA
Represented buyer in the purchase of a high-rise residential development site, in late 2014, adjacent to the Civic Center and mid-Market neighborhoods and now being entitled for a 300 unit project.