Board of Directors
In his 35th year with CBRE, Rob Faktorow is a unique real estate practitioner with a highly successful multi-disciplined business. With a broad range of expertise in the Tenant Advisory, Capital Markets, Investor Services and Data Center disciplines, Rob brings an inimitable perspective in advising clients on complex real estate decisions. This far-reaching expertise of multiple disciplines has significant implications for the economic structure of his client’s transactions. This diversity of expertise and knowledge has earned Rob the reputation as one of the foremost real estate experts in the United States. An elite professional and one of CBRE’s most sophisticated strategists and advisors, he has completed over 40 million square feet of transactions, including the sale of more than 250 buildings.
Working with a wide range of industries including nonprofits, government contracting, media, technology, consulting and business services, aerospace, banking and financial services, telecommunications GSEs and legal, Rob has crafted unique outcomes for the firm’s clients by sharing trends and ideas across the spectrum of commerce.
Focusing on the Washington DC region, Rob has led and supported many of the most significant projects in the metropolitan area. Headquarters assignments and strategic planning have included, amongst others: 1.4 million-square-foot Aol Campus, 1 million-square-foot Intelsat headquarters, 800,000-square-foot Gannett headquarters complex, two separate headquarters assignments for Sallie Mae totaling 900,000 square feet and Orbital Sciences 330,000 square foot global headquarters. Rob has completed numerous projects recognized for their positive impact on economic growth in the Washington DC area including, Chemonics’ new headquarters building in The Yards, United Airlines Dulles area hub, Oracle’s regional headquarters relocation, and Yelp’s recent commitment to a new office in downtown Washington, DC.