ABOUT THE BROKER
Robert Lee brokers and consults on investments and development in the Western U.S. and Pacific Rim, with particular focus in Japan, Korea and Taiwan. He has long experience with international business, real estate investment, project development and strategic planning. On behalf of domestic and offshore clients, he has facilitated the sale and acquisition of properties ranging from large office and apartment complexes, to golf courses, hotels and resorts.
Lee, born in South Korea, came to the United States in 1960. In 1973, he received a BS degree in engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. In the mid-Seventies he worked for the U.S. Department of Defense as an Inspector / Engineer in the Pacific Rim, and was an engineering consultant to the University of California at Berkeley.
In 1977, Lee joined Nakamura Realty, where he became the highest producing associate with a specialization in high-end residential sales and investments. In 1988, he became President of Growers Properties, the commercial subsidiary of Nakamura. There he handled the structuring of limited partnerships to develop apartment, office, retail and warehouse projects throughout the U.S.
In 1992, Lee was appointed Vice President and Managing Director for the commercial real estate firm, Realty Investments. For seven years he directed the sales staff and personally specialized in investments and joint ventures for acquisitions and developments in the U.S. and overseas. He joined MRE in early 1999 as an Executive Director and partner.
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