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Colleen Johnson, Vice President

Colleen Johnson

Vice President

Colleen Johnson Vice President
Des Moines 6900 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

​Professional Experience

Colleen Johnson has served national and local real estate clients since 1985. She began her association with CBRE | Hubbell Commercial in 1998 to offer her clients the advantages of the CB Richard Ellis international real estate network. “In addition to being very accessible and thorough, I strive to become an expert in my clients’ businesses. By understanding as much as possible about their markets, customers and operations, I can effectively define and meet my clients’ long-term real estate needs.”


Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Iowa Commercial Real Estate Association


  • Drake University - M.A. Public Administration

Significant Assignemnts

Colleen has worked with national retailers such as Talbots, Slumberland, Maytag Stores, AT&T Wireless, Blockbuster Video, Huntington Learning Centers as well as numerous regional and local retailers.  She represented Carlos O’Kelly’s Mexican Cafes in establishing six restaurants in three states and Legends American Grill in opening five restaurants in the greater Des Moines market. She was a part of a two-member team of CBRE| Hubbell Commercial professionals appointed as the exclusive point of contact representatives for Maytag Stores nationwide.

Colleen represented a family trust over the past five years in master planning and marketing a 220-acre site resulting in thirteen separate parcels sold to developers and users for over $30 million, achieving 95% of asking price.

She is the lead broker assigned to market and lease the Hubbell Realty Company’s retail portfolio consisting of ten retail centers and multiple development sites.

SilverCrest Properties of Minneapolis elected to work with her in their acquisition of a 25-acre development site for a senior living campus.

She currently represents landlords and sellers in the leasing and sale of over 600,000 sf of retail and office space and over 2,000,000 sf of commercial land.


  • AT&T Wireless
  • Blockbuster Video
  • Carlos O’Kelly’s Mexican Cafe
  • Conoco, Inc.
  • Legends American Grill
  • Maytag Stores
  • SilverCrest Properties
  • Slumberland
  • Talbot’s
  • Toys R Us
Colleen Johnson Vice President
Des Moines 6900 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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