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BJ Van Aken

Real Estate Manager

BJ Van Aken

Real Estate Manager
+1 858 4503142
+1 858 4501665

San Diego UTC

4301 La Jolla Village Drive
Suite 3000
San Diego, CA 92122
+1 858 546 4600

Overview

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

As Real Estate Manager, BJ Van Aken is responsible for the oversight and management of a portfolio of Class “A” office and industrial projects totaling over 500,000 square feet.  He oversees all aspects of property management including employee development, tenant services, operations and maintenance, client relations and reporting, contract negotiation, financial management, project management and supervision of engineering personnel.  BJ provides leadership to a staff that is responsible for the execution of his clients short and long term investment goals.

BJ joined CBRE in March 2013 and has over five years of commercial real estate management and leasing experience in office, retail and industrial projects throughout San Diego County.  Prior to joining CBRE, BJ held the position of Regional Property Manager at Capital Growth Properties where he managed a portfolio of office, retail and industrial projects with over 150 tenants and 13 buildings.​

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Completed Real Property Administration (RPA) designation through BOMA
  • Member at Large, Board of Directors – BOMA San Diego 2013
  • “You’re the Greatest Award” – BOMA San Diego 2011, 2012
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Education

EDUCATION

  • Gordon College, Bachelor of Arts; Economics and Business Administration

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Licensed Real Estate Professional
  • Real Property Administrator (RPA)

BJ Van Aken

Real Estate Manager
+1 858 4503142
+1 858 4501665

San Diego UTC

4301 La Jolla Village Drive
Suite 3000
San Diego, CA 92122
+1 858 546 4600