Robert Englund, CCIM, EMS
Robert Englund, a founding partner of MRE with more than 20 years in commercial brokerage, is a residential investment specialist focused on the Berkeley and Oakland area market.
Representing property owners, buyers and tenants for more than 20 years, Matt Gondak specializes in the leasing and sale of commercial real estate throughout Greater Berkeley and contiguous cities. His markets of practice include Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Albany, El Cerrito and Richmond.
Francis Griffin is an Oakland native who graduated with honors from Colorado State University-Pueblo. He received his degree in kinesiology while being a leader and standout on the baseball team. He understands the value of teamwork and seeing a transaction through to completion. This allows him to provide the best possible service for his clients while being their advocate throughout the entire process.
Erik Housh, Managing Partner
Erik Housh has remained active in commercial real estate as both a manager and salesperson since 1986. Prior to founding MRE in 1992, he built the commercial division of Mason-McDuffie Real Estate into one of the largest commercial brokerages in the Bay Area -- eventually expanding the agent roster to 35. He was the top salesperson at Mason-McDuffie his first month in the business. And in terms of business volume, each of the last 20 years Housh remained one of the top two performing brokers at MRE Commercial Real Estate.
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.
Richard Odenheimer, Co-Founding Partner
Since he entered the field of commercial real estate in 1987, Richard Odenheimer’s practice has expanded to include virtually all aspects of the business and all property types. Today he primarily assists clients in the purchase, sale and management of investment properties, including multi-family, retail and office. His geographic scope of operations extends throughout the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, including the South and North Bay.
In the summer of 2010, furthering his established practice representing Bay Area commercial owners and tenants, Toby Parks brought to MRE a personal work ethic based in total dedication to client service and a professional drive powered by exceptional energy and enthusiasm. Focusing on the markets of Emeryville, Berkeley, Oakland and Richmond, he is also active in the management of commercial and residential income properties.
Prior to launching his career in commercial real estate brokerage and property management, and after graduating from California Polytechnic University, where he majored in Construction Management with a focus on real property development, Andy Rohner served as a project manager in commercial construction management. In that professional capacity he took part in the development and improvement of several large and complex projects.