Craig Kelly

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Craig Kelly joined Venerable in 1994 and became president in 2012.  Over his career as a commercial real estate broker, he has developed a vast network of relationships in the real estate community.  Craig has a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Portland State University.  He is a current member and past president of Commercial Real Estate Brokers of Metropolitan Portland.

Brokerage Highlights

  • Sold 8.1 acre former Oregon School for the Blind to Salem Hospital
  • 10-year lease renewal for 60,000 sf to Portland Development Commission, Portland, OR
  • Sold 137,000 sf White Stag Building, Skidmore Building and Bickel Block, Portland, OR
  • Sold 7 parcel assemblage in Astoria, OR to Safeway (5.5 acres)
  • Sold 200,000 sf Wieden & Kennedy Headquarters–Portland, OR
  • Sold 80,000 sf  Ecotrust Headquarters—twice —Portland, OR
  • Sold 67,000 sf Rapid Transfer Headquarters —Portland, OR
  • Sold 34,000 sf Kalberer Headquarters, Portland, OR
  • Sold 25,000 sf Smith Block, Portland, OR
  • Sold 16,000 sf Cascade Plaza II, Gresham, OR
  • Sold 8,000 sf 1902 SE Morrison to Meadows Group, Portland, OR
  • 18-Year lease—100,000 sf  White Stag Block / University of Oregon, Portland, OR
  • 18-Year lease—26,853 sf Skidmore Building to United Fund Advisors, Portland, OR
  • 15-Year lease—17,860 sf—Minnesota Hotel to SERA Architects, Portland, OR
  • 10-Year lease—70,000 sf to Portland Development Commission, Portland, OR
  • 10-Year lease—16,000 sf to US Postal Service—Portland, OR
  • Leased—30,000 sf to Depaul Industries, Portland, OR
  • Leased—approx. 19,000 sf to Tri-Met, Portland, OR
  • Leased—37,000 sf to Stumptown Coffee Headquarters

1990-present: Real Estate Broker, State of Oregon

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