Mr. Young’s experience encompasses all facets of the real estate business including brokerage, asset management, leasing, acquisitions, dispositions and finance. He formed a partnership with Rand Sperry to manage, lease, buy and sell commercial real estate. Together, they have purchased more than 65 properties nationwide. For Sperry Equities, LLC, Young oversees all company operations as well as the formation of partnerships, the acquisition of properties, asset management and leasing of over 10 million square feet of office, industrial & retail property. He has personally brokered more than 150 transactions exceeding one billion dollars in sales and is the managing partner for approximately 50 investment real estate partnerships.
For more than 45 years, Mr. Sperry has been a highly recognized and influential leader within the Southern California and national commercial real industry. In 1987, Rand Sperry co-founded Sperry Van Ness International Corporation, a national brokerage organization (Disclaimer: Rand Sperry does not have any present ownership interest in Sperry Van Ness International Corporation and since 2009 he is no longer affiliated with Sperry Van Ness International Corporation or Sperry Van Ness ®). Rand Sperry is an owner of Sperry Commercial, Inc. and Sperry Equities, LLC, a real estate investment and property management organization and continues to grow these companies with partners Burton Young and Jack Carroll. To date, these companies and their affiliates have acquired more than 65 commercial, industrial, and office properties, exceeding $1 Billion in value with over 10 million square feet under management and 6 million square feet owned. (1)
As Director of Asset Management Mr. Carroll oversees the execution of Sperry’s strategic plan on all aspects of the company’s 10 million square feet of office, retail, industrial, and multifamily properties across the United States in Orange County, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Salt Lake, Denver, Dallas, Las Vegas, Chicago, Kansas City, Houston, Columbus, Cincinnati, Boise, Phoenix, and Atlanta markets.
With more than 35 years of experience, Mr. Carroll utilizes his vast knowledge of commercial real estate and capital markets to provide strategic direction and oversee the daily operations of Sperry’s portfolio valued in excess of $1.5 Billion.
Prior to joining Sperry, Mr. Carroll was a Principal and Co-Founder of Highland Pacific Group where he oversaw the strategic acquisition, repositioning, and disposition of the company’s portfolio. Mr. Carroll also served as the Director of Asset Management for QB Properties, ITC, and Sr Portfolio Manager with CBRE for such institutional clients as Aetna, Bank of America, TCW, Met Life, NY Life and TIAA.
Mr. Carroll serves as a member of the board of Trustees of Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, Advisory Committee for Milford Nobbs Philanthropic Trust and is a member of various other Boards of Directors in Utah, California, Colorado, and Georgia.