About Us

REAL ESTATE SERVICES

Founded by Peter Bren and Charles J. Schreiber Jr. in 1992, KBS is one of the nation's preeminent buyers of commercial real estate and structured debt investments. In August 2014, KBS was ranked by Institutional Real Estate, Inc. and Property Funds Research as among the top real estate investment managers globally, and in December 2016, National Real Estate Investor ranked KBS the eleventh-largest office owner globally. KBS has a strong reputation in the industry for efficient and timely closing on large and complex transactions in the office, industrial, multifamily and retail sectors. KBS also originates and acquires debt positions collateralized by stabilized and value-added properties.

KBS Realty Advisors has created six institutional commingled funds, 14 separate accounts with public and corporate pension funds and five sovereign wealth funds. KBS Capital Advisors was formed in 2006 as the exclusive advisor for KBS' publicly registered non-traded REITs, which are designed to give individual investors the ability to invest in a similar type of real estate as KBS pension fund and institutional partners.

  • Acquisitions
  • Dispositions
  • Underwriting
  • Loan Origination
  • Portfolio Management
  • Comprehensive and Transparent Client Reporting
  • Asset Management
  • Dedicated Financing Team
  • Portfolio Accounting

TRANSACTIONAL VOLUME SINCE INCEPTION

$33.88 Billion*

THE KBS TEAM

KBS Realty Advisors and its affiliate KBS Capital Advisors represent a team of true real estate professionals who live and breathe real estate and are excited about operating real estate investments to maximize their full potential.

KBS FAMILY OF COMPANIES

KBS REALTY ADVISORS

Founded by Peter Bren and Charles J. Schreiber Jr. in 1992, KBS Realty Advisors invests in, manages, develops and sells high-quality U.S. commercial real estate on behalf of pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other institutional investors.

KBS CAPITAL ADVISORS

Formed in 2004, KBS Capital Advisors is the exclusive advisor for KBS’ publicly registered non-traded REITs, which are designed to give individual investors the ability to invest in a similar type of real estate as KBS pension fund and institutional partners. KBS Capital Advisors is led by partners Peter Bren, Charles Schreiber Jr., Keith Hall and Peter McMillan.

KBS CAPITAL MARKETS GROUP

Formed in 2005, KBS Capital Markets Group is the capital-raising platform for KBS' publicly registered non-traded REITs. KBS Capital Markets Group is the distribution team that connects advisors and clients to KBS REIT investment products.

GROSS LEASING

5.5 Million Square Feet*

3,021*

Total Number of Tenants*

$11.43 Billion*

Current Value* of KBS Investments

...
41.8 Million*

Current Square Feet* of KBS Real Estate Investments

Real Estate Investments by Property Type

Based on Current Value*