NEW YORK – RKF, the country’s leading independent real estate firm specializing in retail leasing, investment sales and consulting services, announced today the promotion of Los Angeles-based broker Robert Ury to Vice President, in recognition of his contributions to the growth of the firm in Southern California. Ury joined RKF in 2011.
Ury specializes in both landlord and tenant representation. He has worked with a roster of notable tenants, including Mendocino Farms Sandwich Market, Sweetgreen, Sephora, Adidas, La Colombe Coffee Roasters, Oakley, Kriser’s Natural Pet, Buffalo Wild Wings, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, J. Jill, Nothing Bundt Cakes, L’Occitane, OneWest Bank, Asics, Corepower Yoga, Flywheel Sports, Veggie Grill, Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Pei Wei Asian Diner, Bareburger, and Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza.
His landlord clientele has included Federal Realty Investment Trust, CIM Group, Topa Management Company, ASB Real Estate Investments, West Coast Investors and Simms Commercial Development, along with several private investors and family trusts.
“Rob Ury’s promotion is a testament to the hard work and success he has had with RKF over the years and on behalf of his clients,” said RKF Vice Chairman Robert Cohen. “Rob is an integral member of our team and this recognition is well-deserved.”
“We’re proud of Rob and look forward to him assisting Robert Cohen in continuing to expand our business in LA and the surrounding area,” added RKF Chairman & CEO Robert K. Futterman. “We view this as an exciting time for retail in Southern California and are extremely excited about the prospects that lie ahead for Ury and the rest of our team as we pursue new opportunities for our clients.”
The leading independent real estate firm in North America specializing in retail leasing, investment sales and consulting services, RKF serves a broad spectrum of domestic and global clients in services ranging from national tenant and owner representation to advisory, consulting and dispositions. With approximately $30 billion in aggregate real estate transactions to its credit, RKF has been responsible for identifying scores of real estate opportunities throughout the United States for leading American and international chains, retailers, developers and institutional clients. RKF is headquartered in New York with offices in Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Northern New Jersey, San Francisco, Tokyo and Toronto. RKF operates in Canada as RKF Group Canada Realty, a retail brokerage.
RKF’s Southern California office is located at 233 Wilshire Avenue, Suite 310, Santa Monica, CA 90401. T: 310.593.0777. www.rkf.com