Steve Core brings more than 26 years experience in property and facility management to RiverRock Real Estate Group. He is a senior-level result driven professional with extensive accomplishments in the property management industry. Steve is responsible for operations comprising over 27 million square feet of office, industrial, and retail properties throughout California and Arizona.
Prior to joining RiverRock, Steve was Director of Property Management at CB Richard Ellis (formerly Insignia/ESG), where he was responsible for overseeing property management operations of a 7 million square foot office, industrial and retail portfolio in the Orange County and San Diego regions. Steve represented CB/Insignia on high profile clients such as Lend Lease Real Estate Investments, Archon Group, LaSalle Partners, Pacific Mutual, Property Reserve, Inc., The RREEF Funds and The Irvine Company. Additionally, he served as the National Account Executive on both the California Public Employee Retirement System and Meridian Industrial Trust accounts.
With a strong operational background, Steve has worked to expand RiverRock throughout the Western Region, contributing to the firm’s 27 million square feet of growth. As a veteran of institutional ownerships, Steve has in-depth, working knowledge of the financial reporting, staff supervision and training and strategic planning required for high profile assignments. In addition to his daily operational oversight responsibilities, Steve also interfaces directly with clients coordinating pre-acquisition diligence efforts, special consulting assignments and overseeing all property transitions. Steve offers an extensive background in customer service, business plan preparation, lease administration, quality assurance and financial analysis.
Steve’s past experience includes serving as Group Manager at Prentiss Properties for the company’s Los Angeles industrial division, overseeing the management operations and marketing efforts of a 6 million square foot industrial portfolio. As an Irvine Company employee, Steve worked in the company’s residential division overseeing several high-end apartment communities.
Steve holds the Certified Property Manager® designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management and has a California Real Estate License. He is a long-time California resident and resides in Orange County with his wife and 4 children.
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