Colliers expands its San Francisco-Based Multifamily Team with the addition of Brian Leung, Who Will Also Be Colliers’ Asia-Pacific Liaison on the West Coast
April 10, 2013, San Francisco – Colliers International announces that Brian Leung has joined its San Francisco office as a member of the SF Multifamily team. A fluent Cantonese speaker and formerly with Coldwell Banker since 1996, Brian has been a worldwide top producer there (Top 3% internationally) as well as an innovative marketer and savvy negotiator with a strong emphasis and knowledge of San Francisco Rent Control regulations and tenants’ rights issues.
Brian has 17 years of full-time industry experience, with specialization in mixed-use properties, multiple units, and residential investment properties. Prior to entering the real estate business, Brian was an estimator and project manager for CRSS Construction management, Paragon General Contractor, and for his father’s construction firm in San Francisco, giving him in-depth knowledge of construction budgets, management skills for construction projects, and strong negotiation skills for owners and general contractors.
Alan Collenette, the Regional Executive managing director for Colliers in San Francisco, says: “Colliers in San Francisco adds to its teams only by carefully considered invitation. Brian was chosen by his peers for his highly cooperative and inclusive style, his fluent Cantonese, and for his extraordinary ability to handle very complex and unique requirements for his clients, often internationally, and to execute them seamlessly.”
“I am honored to be a part of Colliers International,” says Brian. “It’s always been my dream to work for such a prestigious commercial real estate firm. This is a great opportunity and I am excited to work with such powerhouse agents involved with the team”
Brian joins Colliers San Francisco’s Multifamily Investment Team, which includes Mark Feldman, Stephen Jackson, Brad Lagomarsino, James Devincenti, Stephen Wasserman, John Antonini and Ryan Wagner.
About Colliers International
Colliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world, with over 12,300 professionals operating out of more than 522 offices in 62 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), it focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research. Commercial Property Executive and Multi-Housing News magazines ranked Colliers International as a top U.S. real estate company. The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second-most recognized commercial real estate firm in the world.