J.R. Burwell has been in the Commercial Real Estate field since 1999, joining CBRE Portland Asset Services in 2006. In 2008 he was honored as the Portland’s Manager of the Year. Currently he is a Real Estate Manager responsible for 480,000 square feet of Class A office projects, including eastside Portland landmark 1201 Lloyd. J.R. has primarily managed institutional clients such as Government Properties Trust, McMorgan and Company, IndCor, Trammell Crow Company and TA Associates Realty. J.R. has primary responsibility for all financial and operational issues, including tenant relations and retention, marketing, rent collections, vendor supervision, development of annual operating budgets, monthly reporting and construction management.
Prior to joining CBRE, J.R. worked with the Macerich Company as a Specialty Leasing Manager at Washington Square Shopping Center in Portland, Oregon for seven years.