CB Richard Ellis

CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc., is a commercial real estate services firm operating worldwide. Founded in 1906 and based in Los Angeles, CA, CB Richard Ellis provides advisory services, including real estate services, such as strategic advice and execution to owners, investors, and occupiers of real estate in connection with leasing, disposition, and acquisition of property.


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Aron Will

Matthew Whitlock


CBRE In The News

  • Joint Venture Refinances Midwest Seniors Housing Portfolio
    CBRE’s National Senior Housing team refinanced three seniors housing communities in the Midwest. Owned by a joint venture between CA Ventures and Partners Group, the communities were built in 2016 and 2017 in the Chicago (two locations) and Kansas City metro areas. They consist of 210 assisted living and 98 memory... Read more
    Published on: March 16, 2021 By Ben Swett
  • CBRE Secures Construction Loan For Oregon Project
    Construction lending may be slow at the moment, but Aron Will, Austin Sacco and Adam Mincberg of CBRE arranged financing for a to-be-built seniors housing community in Happy Valley, Oregon. A joint venture between The Springs Living and Harrison Street Real Estate Capital is building the community, which is set on a 6.95-acre site about 10... Read more
    Published on: March 04, 2021 By Ben Swett
  • Plains Commercial Sells Oklahoma SNF
    Daniel Morris, formerly of CBRE but now Founding Partner of Plains Commercial Real Estate in charge of seniors housing investment sales and leasing, has arranged the sale of a small skilled nursing facility in Fairland, Oklahoma. Featuring 29 beds, the facility was built in the mid-1960s with a small footprint of just... Read more
    Published on: January 15, 2021 By Ben Swett
  • CBRE Refinances Eugene, Oregon Community
    CBRE closed out 2020 with a cash-out refinance of a 217-unit senior living community in Eugene, Oregon, with Aron Will, Austin Sacco and Tim Root working on the deal. A joint venture between The Springs Living and Harrison Street was the borrower, having developed the property in 2017 with construction financing also secured... Read more
    Published on: January 03, 2021 By Ben Swett
  • CBRE Refinances Stabilizing Seniors Housing Portfolio
    CBRE refinanced a portfolio of three seniors housing communities owned by a joint venture between LCS and Nuveen Real Estate, an affiliate of the investment management arm of TIAA. These communities feature a combination of assisted living and memory care, with 328 units in total.   Developed by a... Read more
    Published on: October 20, 2020 By Ben Swett

Aron Will

1412awillVice Chairman, CBRE Capital Markets

Aron Will began his career with the predecessor company to CBRE Capital Markets, and helped launch the senior housing debt practice for the firm. Today, Mr. Will is Executive Vice President and Co-Heads National Senior Housing Debt & Structured Finance for CBRE Capital Markets. His specialty is the capitalization of Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer’s Care and Skilled Nursing facilities. Over the past 10 years, the Mr. Will’s team has closed approximately $5.7 billion in debt and equity for this specialty type and is one of the few real estate investment advisors whose platform includes: Fannie Mae (DUS certified lender), Freddie Mac (seller/servicer) and HUD/FHA, along with all the traditional lending sources. CBRE has been a Top 2 senior housing originator from 2010 through 2014. In 2014, CBRE was Freddie Mac’s #1 senior housing originator in the country. In the 24 months ending December 2015, Mr. Will’s team originated over $2.34 billion in senior housing debt across 132 assets nationwide.

Matthew Whitlock

1010whitlockVice Chairman, CBRE National Senior Housing Group

Matthew Whitlock, Vice Chairman, joined the CBRE National Senior Housing Group in July, 2008. The 22-year senior housing industry veteran was Director of Acquisitions for a nationwide owner and operator of premier senior housing communities and was responsible for all aspects of the Acquisitions Division, acquiring over 28 communities valued in excess of $2 billion. Most recently in his capacity as Vice President and Director of Senior Housing for a major full-service commercial banking group, Whitlock originated over $3.5 billion in senior housing mortgages.