SAN FRANCISCO, CA – January 11, 2017 – HFF announced today that HFF senior managing directors Charles Halladay and Scott Pertel have been appointed to co-head the firm’s San Francisco office. Mr. Halladay will be relocating from the firm’s Orange County office to San Francisco, where he will lead the office’s debt placement platform, and Mr. Pertel will oversee the office’s investment sales platform.
Mr. Halladay has more than 12 years of experience in commercial real estate, having worked in HFF’s Orange County office since 2005 as a member of their debt placement team. During his tenure with the firm, he has successfully transacted more than $10.1 billion in commercial real estate capitalizations. Mr. Halladay currently serves as the president of the California Mortgage Bankers Association (CMBA) and is also active in the Urban Land Institute (ULI). He attended Southern Methodist University.
Mr. Pertel joined HFF in 2015 and has more than 11 years of real estate investment experience. As a member of HFF’s investment sales team, he focuses primarily on the West Coast industrial market and the U.S. and Canadian net lease market. Mr. Pertel is an active member of NAIOP’s San Francisco chapter and served as the president of the organization in 2016. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Colorado Boulder.
“These two young men who are assuming leadership of our dynamic San Francisco office exemplify HFF’s team-oriented culture, work ethic and professionalism,” said HFF senior managing director Michael Leggett, co-head of HFF’s West Coast platform.
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