Mr. Sowden has over 30 years of experience in commercial real estate with a strong background in real estate brokerage and mortgage finance, acquisition, development, and asset management. He has been active in sales of more than 11 million square feet of commercial real estate and over 25, 000 apartment units throughout the United States.
Mr. Sowden has also been involved in the financing of over $500 million in commercial real estate loans. He has brokered the sale of over $2.5 billion in commercial real estate transactions on behalf of some of the largest institutional owners in the United States. Mr. Sowden has acquired, developed and renovated over $400 million in commercial real estate to include retail, office, multi-family, and hospitality throughout the Southwestern and the Southeastern United States.
Mr. Sowden is responsible for the overall direction of the company including strategic planning for development programs focused on the acquisition and development of assets and portfolios in target regions. Mr. Sowden serves as a director of the RREAF multifamily platform formed in 2015 with a focus on tertiary markets in Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Tennessee, and Florida.
Mr. Sowden graduated in 1985 with a BS in Economics and a BBA in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin. He has maintained an active Texas Real Estate Brokers License for the past 20 years.