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Chester Allen, CCIM, Senior Vice President

Chester F. Allen, CCIM

Senior Vice President

Chester F. Allen, CCIM

Senior Vice President
Meet the Team
+1 919 8318190
+1 888 8275777
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Raleigh

Charter Square
555 Fayetteville Street
Suite 800
Raleigh, NC 27601
+1 919 831 8200
+1 888 827 5777

Professional Experience

Chester Allen is a Senior Vice President, and member of CBRE|Raleigh’s Land Service Group.  Chester specializes in sales transactions, handling all aspects of the buyer and seller representation process.  Among his key areas of focus are single and multifamily residential, office, retail, and industrial development projects, raw land assemblages and master-planned subdivisions.  His clients range from   major corporations and institutional landlords including REITs, to private equity firms, to local investor groups and individual families.  

Originally from Raleigh, Chester has extensive market knowledge and local relationships, which he leverages for the benefits of his clients.  He has over a decade of experience and has completed transactions in virtually every sector of the industry, in multiple states.  Prior to coming to CBRE in 2014, Chester was a Senior Vice President at Avison Young, formerly Grubb & Ellis | Thomas Linderman Graham.  During his time at Avison Young, he was exposed to all facets of the commercial real estate industry, enabling him to build an in-depth collection of best practices.  Over the years, he has served as a consultant for lenders and liaison throughout North Carolina and the Southeast, solidifying his reputation as one of the top industry experts in the state.  

Mr. Allen has represented some of the largest land transactions in the Triangle Region and is consistently one of the top producing land brokers in North Carolina.  Recently, he was recognized by the Triangle Business Journal’s Space Awards for representing the third largest sales transaction in the Triangle during 2015 for the sale of 8341 & 8515 Old Lead Mine Road.  Additionally, he has been awarded CBRE|Raleigh’s 2015 Top 5 Producer and CBRE|Raleigh’s Broker of the Year, as voted on by his peers.

Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker, North Carolina
  • Member, Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors (TCAR)
  • Member, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • Member, Certified Commercial Investment Manager Organization (CCIM)

Education


  • Appalachian State University - Walker College of Business

Civic

  • Member - White Memorial Presbyterian Church
  • Member - Habitat for Humanity of Wake County Land Search and Acquisition Board
  • President - Ravenscroft School Alumni Council
  • Member - Appalachian State University Yosef Club Advisory Board

Clients

RECENTLY REPRESENTED CLIENTS

  • 1-800-Pack-Rat
  • BB&T
  • Bunge Corporation
  • Capital Bank
  • Carter USA
  • CPRT
  • Crescent Communities
  • Duke Realty Corporation
  • Fidelity Bank
  • Flow Companies
  • General Parts/CarQuest International
  • Greenberg Gibbons
  • Hudson Realty Capital
  • Kite Realty
  • Liberty Property Trust
  • Lynwood Grill
  • M/I Homes
  • Murphy Family Ventures 
  • North State Bank
  • Philips & Jordan Inc.
  • PNC Bank
  • Preston Development Co.
  • Pulte Homes
  • Southwood Realty
  • ST Wooten Corporation
  • Supreme Corporation
  • Teleflex
  • Triangle Brick
  • Wells Fargo
  • Yadkin Bank

Assignments

RECENTLY COMPLETED TRANSACTIONS

Client City Asset Type Size
​Carter USA ​Knightdale ​Multifamly Land ​240 Units
​Harris Family ​Louisburg ​Agricultural Land ​2,194 Acres
​M/I Homes ​Durham ​Residential Land ​500 Lots
​Colony Capital ​Holly Springs ​Residential Land ​250 Lots
​Pulte Homes ​Durham ​Residential Land ​85 Lots
​Local Family Trust ​Raleigh ​1031 Industrial Exchange ​81,000 SF
​BB&T ​Fuquay-Varina ​Residential Land ​133 Lots
​PNC Bank ​Charlotte ​Office Building ​60,000 SF
​Flow Companies ​Raleigh ​Retail Building & Land ​25,000 SF
​Maine Plastics ​Apex ​Industrial Building
​105,000 SF
​Lynwood Grill ​Raleigh ​Retail Land
​6 Acres
​Leadership Dev. Team ​Raleigh ​Flex Building ​20,000 SF
​Eastern Aluminum Supply ​Raleigh ​Industrial Building ​40,000 SF
​Bunge Corporation ​Teachey ​Industrial Land ​80 Acres
​PNC Bank ​Wake Forest ​Flex Building ​35,000 SF
​Unity Church of Raleigh ​Raleigh ​Assembly Building & Land ​15,000 SF
​Liberty Property Trust ​Durham ​Industrial Land ​36 Acres
​Crescent Communities ​Pittsboro ​Master Planned
Residential Community
​398 Lots
646 Acres
​The Summit Church
​Raleigh ​Assembly Building & Land ​43,000 SF
​Flow Companies ​Greensboro ​Retail Land ​10 Acres
​CarQuest International ​Raleigh ​Industrial Land
​15 Acres
 

 






Chester F. Allen, CCIM

Senior Vice President
Meet the Team
+1 919 8318190
+1 888 8275777
Affiliate Logo - Raleigh

Raleigh

Charter Square
555 Fayetteville Street
Suite 800
Raleigh, NC 27601
+1 919 831 8200
+1 888 827 5777

Available Properties