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Matthew Knowles

First Vice President

License: Licensed: PA

Matthew Knowles First Vice President
Licensed: PA
Philadelphia Region Two Liberty Place
50 S. 16th Street
Suite 3000
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Professional Experience

Matt Knowles specializes exclusively in tenant representation both locally and nationally. As a member of the Advisory & Transaction Services group, Matt works closely with his clients to develop and manage a consistent, portfolio-wide process for handling portfolio strategy and brokerage transactions. He is involved in all aspects of the transaction process, including strategic real estate planning, market and financial analysis, site selection, lease negotiations and reporting.

Matt, initially joined the Advisory & Transaction Services group in 2006 as a Transaction Manager for several corporate accounts where he assisted in completing over 200 transactions totaling approximately 3.5 million square feet.  Projects for this client included several leases in excess of 100,000 square feet.  Matt currently leads a transaction management account for Comcast, which is in the process of opening several hundred new locations in the United States.  

Prior to joining the team, Matt interned with CBRE's Research and Marketing team in Philadelphia, Pa. During his internship, Matt worked closely with CBRE sales professionals to provide demographic analysis, market research, and market forecasting.

Matt, takes great pride in providing only the highest level of service to his clients. He believes in conducting his business with Respect and Integrity.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson: PA
  • Member of CoreNet Global - Secretary and Young Leader Committee Chair
  • 36 Under 36 - Young Leaders to watch in CoreNet Global


  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania; Bachelor of Science, Business Marketing

Partial Transaction List

  • Phoenix, AZ - Consolidation / Relocation of 232,600 SF
  • Pittsburgh, PA - Expansion / Relocation of 135,000 SF
  • Windsor, CT - Expansion / Relocation of 122,000 SF
  • Chattanooga, TN - Downsize / Renewal of 89,000 SF
  • Atlanta, GA - Blend & Extend of 30,000 SF
  • Various Cities - opened new retail stores across 25 U.S. cities (approximately 75,000 SF) 


  • Independence Realty Trust (IRT)
  • Clarifi
  • Comcast

  • McKinsey
  • RAIT Financial
  • IBM
  • Subaru of America
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals
  • NFI Industries
  • AmeriSource Bergen
  • Langan Engineering
  • Ricoh
  • AmWINS Group, Inc.
  • Addison Capital
Matthew Knowles First Vice President
Licensed: PA
Philadelphia Region Two Liberty Place
50 S. 16th Street
Suite 3000
Philadelphia, PA 19102