PROFILE

Robert Leveen is Senior Vice President and a Principal of Lee & Associates - Pasadena, a member of the Lee & Associates Group of Companies providing commercial real estate brokerage and advisory services to public and private investors, investment trusts and high net worth individuals.

Mr. Leveen specializes in multi-family investments throughout Southern California. Additionally, Mr. Leveen has worked with Receiverships, Bankruptcy and Probate Counsel, and Turnaround Consultants in a fiduciary capacity in disposing of multi-family, office and industrial properties. His commitment to serving his clients’ needs and his strategic approach has resulted in the successful execution of transactions valued in excess of $180 million.

While he mainly focuses on representing private investors, Mr. Leveen has also represented a number of lenders including Wells Fargo Bank, East West Bank, Aurora Bank, Cathay Bank and Hudson Advisors in disposing of REO properties.

 

CAREER SUMMARY/ PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION

Before joining the Pasadena office, Mr. Leveen was a Principal at Lee & Associates Investment Services Group for nine years, and a Senior Associate at Marcus & Millichap for six years. Prior to his career in commercial real estate, Mr. Leveen spent 18 years in the entertainment industry as a line producer, production executive, and Vice President of Film Finances, Inc., a completion bond company.


ASSOCIATIONS

  • Board Member, California Receivers Forum Los Angeles/Orange County Chapter
  • Member, Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles
  • Member, Directors Guild of America
  • Member, Jewish Federation REC Division


EDUCATION

  • University of California, Berkeley, BA – Earth Science


SIGNIFICANT TRANSACTIONS (PARTIAL LIST)

  • Dynasty Shopping Center, Los Angeles, CA
    Mixed-Use Retail Center
    $29,500,000
  • Pacific Pines, Bakersfield, CA
    160 Unit Multi-Family Property
    $5,500,000; REO – Hudson Advisors
  • Silver Oak Estates, Cincinnati, OH
    260 Unit Multi-Family Property
    $4,000,000
  • Moore Street Apartments, Mar Vista, CA
    16 Unit Multi-Family Property
    $5,775,000
  • Palmwood Drive Apartments, Los Angeles, CA
    29 Unit Multi-Family Property
    $1,725,000; REO – East West Bank