Sean  Cunningham

Vice Chairman

Professional Experience

Sean Cunningham joined CBRE in 1980, and is a Vice Chairman. Mr. Cunningham’s tenure with CBRE includes his present position recognized nationally as specializing in multifamily sales. Mr. Cunningham was the Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the CBRE Phoenix office from 1993 through 1998. In this role, Mr. Cunningham was responsible for the direct management of 80 sales professionals and 130 support personal. Mr. Cunningham is one of the nation’s leading portfolio disposition specialists within CBRE Phoenix Multifamily Institutional Properties. Tyler Anderson and Sean Cunningham are one of the top revenue producers within CBRE Multifamily Institutional Properties nationally, closing over 160,000 units with a total value of $13 billion.


  • AZ|RE RED Broker of the Year Award: 2006-2008
  • CoStar Power Broker Award
  • CBRE Capital Markets Top Performers Nationally: 2008 - IP Multifamily 2nd, Capital Markets Overall 7th, Institutional Properties 5th
  • Recipient of CBRE’s National Teamwork Award 2004
  • 2006: honorary title of Vice Chairman, most distinguished title at CBRE for producers  
  • Colbert Coldwell Circle Member (Top 3% Nationally)
  • Phoenix Office Performance: 1st in 2000, 2003-2008
  • National Performance: 2005 - 1st Western US, 8th Nationally
  • National Performance: 2006 - 2nd Western US, 6th Nationally