Matt Carlson is an office specialist in Central San Diego with Cushman & Wakefield. Since 2007, Mr. Carlson has transacted over 2 million square feet of lease transactions with a consideration of over $400 Million. In addition, he has sold or provided strategic underwriting for over $300 Million in investment sales. In 2009, 2010 and 2011, he earned a Cushman & Wakefield President’s Circle Award for Southern California. Prior to joining the Cushman & Wakefield Team, he was a Sales Associate at Coldwell Banker Commercial where he earned the “Most Transactions Award” for his work in 2005.
Mr. Carlson leads the Cushman & Wakefield San Diego Agency Leasing Team, overseeing approximately 3 million square feet of high rise office. Mr. Carlson is in charge of leasing for some of the most prolific buildings in the County, controlling nearly $1.3 billion worth of real estate for his clients. Current clients include Hines, JPMorgan Asset Management, Fenway Properties, Equity Office Properties/Blackstone Group, CB Richard Ellis Investors, Wereldhave, Forester Properties and RREEF.
He is a 1999 graduate of Princeton University where he earned his B.A. in History with a Minor in American Studies. Prior to his career in brokerage, Mr. Carlson coached collegiate rowing at Brown and Rutgers’ Universities while vying for a seat on the 2000 Olympic Rowing Team.