Managing Principal
Lee & Associates Eastern Pennsylvania

Specializing in Industrial Brokerage

John Van Buskirk, Principal

John Van Buskirk, SIOR
Managing Principal

D: 717.208.8671


Specializing in Industrial Brokerage

John Van Buskirk is a founding Principal of Lee & Associates of Eastern Pennsylvania LLC, where he also serves as the Research lead, Tax and Finance Chair and a member of the firm’s Board of Managers. His transactional focus includes industrial landlord and tenant representation work along with site selection, investor acquisitions and adaptive re-use.

Mr. Van Buskirk has executed large scale site acquisition, leasing and investment sale assignments on behalf of many of the nation’s leading multi-market landlords, including Prologis, GLP, Liberty Property Trust, AEW, IndCor, Hillwood, Industrial Income Trust, Black Creek Group, Matrix Development, First Industrial, Industrial Realty Group, and USAA.

John has successfully executed mission-critical work on behalf of numerous corporations and counts Ahold USA, Ollie’s Bargain Outlets, SC Johnson, Procter & Gamble, Wal-Mart Stores, Nordstrom’s, DHL, and Norfolk Southern among his past and current clients. Over the course of his 30-year career, he has been repeatedly recognized as a top producer at both local and national levels.

Notable Transactions

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • National Association of Industrial & Office Parks (NAIOP)


  • Bachelor of Arts in Government, Franklin & Marshall College
  • Certificate in Supply Chain Leadership and Management, Smeal School of Business, Pennsylvania State University
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and State of Maryland