Team Profile
Darren Tappen & Peter Beauchamp

Darren Tappen and Peter Beauchamp of Kidder Mathews have over 40 years of combined commercial real estate experience. They specialize exclusively in providing strategic occupier representation and multi-market advisory services on behalf of local, regional and national clients.

Darren Tappen

Senior Vice President, Partner

Darren Tappen of Kidder Mathews is a recognized expert in the field of commercial investment property assets in Arizona and the western region. Major banks, private equity funds, insurance companies, institutional investors and developers rely on Darren for his expert advice. Darren’s expertise includes REO dispositions, foreclosures and CMBS restabilization/ disposition. Respected for his specialized knowledge and service-first approach, Darren leverages the Kidder Mathews platform to deliver high quality service across the full range of commercial property types. He is currently the Managing Partner of the firm’s Phoenix office and is active throughout California and the rest of the Kidder Mathews states in the west by collaborating with other market experts.

Prior to joining Kidder Mathews, Darren worked with Voit Real Estate Services where he specialized in acquisition and disposition of industrial, office and retail properties, as well as land development. Before entering the commercial real estate industry, Darren spent five years as a controller for Metcon Construction, a large general contracting firm in New Jersey.


Peter D. Beauchamp

Senior Vice President, Partner

Mr. Beauchamp represents a wide variety of clients in the marketing and disposition of commercial assets throughout the western region. Noted as an expert strategist and transactional advisor with a deep understanding of capital markets, he is regularly referred into assignments by the industry’s most respected financial institutions, private equity funds, special servicers, receivers and attorneys to formulate and execute sale marketing plans aimed at optimizing value.

Pete also leads transaction teams responsible for underwriting, valuing and negotiating for the acquisition and/or dispositions of real estate secured loans sold by banks, insurance & finance companies and loan servicers or designated advisors. His team has also been involved in an ongoing valuation & consulting assignment for one of the nation’s largest special servicers on a significant portfolio (±$500MM) of small balance commercial properties comprised of varying property types. Other recent assignments include marketing & liquidation of multiple portfolios and associated SBLC lending license involving the federal court-appointed receiver, SEC and the SBA.

Beginning his career in the mid-1990s, Mr. Beauchamp was involved in the marketing and disposition of real estate assets for the RTC/FDIC, opportunity funds as well as various regional and national lending institutions. During this period, Peter successfully transacted in-excess of 250 commercial properties across all asset classes throughout California and several western states. He was also involved in the consulting, valuation, acquisition and disposition of various real estate secured debt portfolios (±$750MM book value) for both institutional and private clients. Peter’s market knowledge, expertise, work ethic and broad network within the real estate industry has fostered long-term trusted relationships with his clients.

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Darren Tappen
Darren Tappen
Peter Beauchamp
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