Swift Real Estate Partners Announces Three New Hires

Aaron Reuter, Kurt Nelson and Molly Castles join the Swift Real Estate Partners team

San Francisco, Calif. (September 27, 2017) — Swift Real Estate Partners (“Swift”) continues to grow with new hires, Aaron Reuter (Vice President of Portfolio Management), Kurt Nelson (Vice President of Investments) and Molly Castles (Creative Services and Marketing Manager) joining the ranks this summer, totaling seventeen new hires for 2017. Aaron Reuter and Molly Castles are housed in Swift’s San Francisco office, while Kurt Nelson will be based out of the Portland office.

Aaron Reuter joins Swift with fourteen years of real estate experience as their Vice President of Portfolio Management. Prior to Swift, Aaron Reuter managed GerdingEdlen’s real estate investments as their Director of Asset Management for 3 years and served 9 years at Prologis, Inc. (formerly AMB Property) as their Vice President of Fund Management. At Swift, Aaron will oversee Swift’s Portfolio Management for all Fund activities, providing strategic and analytical oversight, while maintaining Swift’s strong relationships with investors.

Kurt Nelson, now Swift’s Vice President of Investments for the Pacific Northwest, recently served as Vice President of Capital Markets at Harsh Investment Properties in Portland, Oregon. Prior to Harsh, Kurt served as Senior Vice President of Acquisitions and Development at Scanlan KemperBard for six years. Kurt will primarily focus on expanding Swift’s value-add portfolio in the Pacific Northwest markets.

Molly Castles joins Swift as their Creative Services and Marketing Manager. Molly will lead the marketing efforts for Swift and the company’s assets. Molly comes from five years in the Creative and Marketing department at Jamestown, L.P where she focused on their office and retail assets, most recently, the revitalization of Ghirardelli Square.

“We’re extremely excited to have three high quality individuals all joining at this time. We’ve already felt positive impacts from their efforts to date,” said Christopher Peatross, CEO.

For more about Swift’s new hires, please contact info@swiftrp.com.

About Swift Real Estate Partners
Headquartered in San Francisco, Swift Real Estate Partners (“Swift”) is a vertically integrated real estate investment firm which seeks to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for its investors. Swift acquires and repositions office and industrial assets in select West Coast markets, identifying unique opportunities and executing well-defined business plans while providing real-time, day-to-day oversight for each investment.Since inception, Swift has purchased over $1.9 billion and 8.4 million square feet of real estate. Swift’s professionals bring experience encompassing all aspects of real estate investment and management, including acquisition, financing, leasing, disposition, construction management and creative and marketing services. Swift was founded in 2010 by Christopher Peatross.

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