President and Chief Investment Officer
Kurt Houtkooper joined Hamilton Zanze in 2003. As Chief Investment Officer, Kurt oversees the acquisition, disposition, and capital markets activity at the company, including developing the acquisition and disposition strategy and building relationships with institutional partners. Kurt was previously with Tishman Speyer Properties, where he was involved in marketing, leasing, negotiating contracts, forecasting, budgeting, managing personnel, and third-party vendors, and establishing asset direction of over seven million square feet of Class A-and Class A--office space. Prior to Tishman Speyer, Kurt was Vice President of Investment Sales at Grubb & Ellis Company, where he represented clients in the leasing, acquisition, and disposition of commercial property.