MATTHEWS REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT SERVICES™ APPOINTS DAVID HARRINGTON TO LEAD NATIONAL MULTIFAMILY DIVISION
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – February 26, 2016 – Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™, a leading brokerage firm specializing in commercial real estate transactions for institutions, developers and private clients, today announced the appointment of David Harrington as Executive Vice President and National Director of its Matthews Multifamily Advisors™ division. Effective this month, Harrington will lead the team of specialized brokers exclusively focused on serving the needs of institutional and private client multifamily investors and will continue to build the division to serve clients across the United States.
“We are excited to welcome Dave onboard to lead our multifamily division and look forward to how he will leverage the power of our platform to continue to serve multifamily clients on a national level,” said Kyle Matthews, Chairman and CEO. “The client loyalty Dave has earned through many years of successful execution, his experience managing large teams as well as his ability to manage transactions nationally make him an ideal addition to our business.”
Harrington has executed nearly 200 transactions amounting to more than $1 billion in sales, including 24 separate transactions for over $75 million in 2015. Recently the team executed the sale of an apartment building in Los Angeles’ Beach City area at a record-breaking price-per-square-foot. Harrington has over 15 years’ experience in multifamily brokerage, a background in finance and marketing, and has earned multiple National Sales Achievement Awards as well as Rookie of the Year. Previously a Director at Berkadia, Harrington brings with him an experienced team of collaborative multifamily brokers, adding to the size of the Matthews Multifamily Advisors division.
“I’m honored to bring my passion for creating a competitive environment that drives value for clients into a firm with a distinctive organization, culture and platform that is intently designed to support that focus,” said Harrington. “In addition, the synergy with Matthews Retail Advisors™ and the shared database that is continuously updated in real-time gives the multifamily division access to more product and more up-to-date information to execute 1031 Exchange transactions with greater efficiency and better results for clients than any other brokerage company.”
About Matthews Real Estate Investment Services:
Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™ is the nation’s fastest-growing brokerage firm, ranked #1 in annual retail sales and recognized as an industry leader. Defined by a culture of passion and innovation, clients experience unrivaled execution and an unprecedented level of teamwork. Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™ is comprised of specialized divisions including Matthews Retail Advisors™ and Matthews Multifamily Advisors™. The firm is headed by Chairman and CEO Kyle Matthews, is headquartered in El Segundo, CA and serves clients throughout the United States and Canada.
Learn more at www.matthews.com.