Chris Hite is co-founder of Kensington Real Estate Group, as well as Coreland Companies, a real estate services firm. He has an extensive background in commercial property management, having managed directly or indirectly over 250 million square feet of office, retail, and industrial property across the Western United States.
As Principal of Kensington and President of Coreland Companies, Mr. Hite is involved in all aspects of the company, including business development and oversight of Coreland’s three principal divisions, property management, brokerage and finance.
For 25 years, Coreland Companies has been committed to providing the highest quality commercial real estate services to private and institutional clients across Southern California. Under his leadership, the Coreland management and brokerage teams actively represent nearly 200 commercial properties totaling more than 10 million square feet.
Prior to forming Coreland, Mr. Hite served as Director of Property Management for a West Coast-based retail property owner of power, community, specialty and neighborhood centers located throughout Central and Southern California.
Mr. Hite possesses a degree in Business Administration and Business Entrepreneurship from the University of Southern California. He is a Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) and holds a California Department of Real Estate Salesperson license. Mr. Hite is an active member and past program committee member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), as well as other industry organizations.