Ryan Bain is an Executive Vice President with CBRE’s Institutional Properties team. Located in Chicago, IL, he has more than 18 years of industrial sales and leasing experience within the commercial real estate profession. Ryan specializes in representing institutional, private, and corporate clients in the acquisition, disposition and sourcing the equity capital stack in industrial real estate transactions. He is skilled in property / investment valuation, transaction management, site analysis, and strategic real estate planning. Ryan began his career with CBRE in 2002 and has been involved in more than 500 transactions, valued at over $12 billion and totaling over 200 million square feet.
Ryan is also a member of CBRE National Partners, twenty industry leaders acting as one within a partnership model. They deliver superior information, analytics and strategy, leading to exceptional execution over the industrial investment property life cycle and across the capital stack. In 2019, the team successfully completed 269 transactions totaling 302 million square feet with an aggregate value of $25+ billion. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com/np
Prior to joining the National Partners group, Bain directed industrial and logistics leasing in the Northeast Illinois and Southeast Wisconsin regions for CBRE’s Chicago offices.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
Member of NAIOP (National Association of Industrial and Office Properties)
Member of ULI (Urban Land Institute)
Industrial Investment Broker of the Year Finalist – Greater Chicago Food Depository – 2017 - 2019
#1 CBRE Investment Broker Team in Chicago – 2017 - 2019
Industrial Broker of the year Finalist – Greater Chicago Food Depository – 2011 and 2012
Top Ten CBRE Industrial Producer Chicago – 2008 – 2015
CBRE Chicago Circle Award Winner – 2008