There are countless reasons why we think commercial real estate is the best industry to make a career. Of course, we may be a bit biased. But even so, we clearly are not alone. Following are our picks for the annual 50 Under 40 awards—our list of rising young stars in the industry that we feel compelled to call out for their achievements. But while we think that CRE is the best industry to be in, we are under no illusions about what it takes to be No. 1. These men and women have all brought something unique to the table, to say nothing of hard work and a winning attitude, thus meriting their inclusion in this year’s list.
SRS REAL ESTATE PARTNERS, NATIONAL NET LEASE GROUP
Matthew Mousavi co-founded SRS Real Estate Partners’ national net lease group and its investment sales property group in 2016 and has since worked to implement the groups’ strategic directions within the SRS retail leasing platform as managing principal. Mousavi has since grown the investment sales brokerage to more than 50 net lease professionals throughout the country. In 2019, he led the NNLG to complete more than 400 transactions. As the firm’s top producer nationally for numerous consecutive years, Mousavi additionally serves as SRS Real Estate Partners’ youngest board member. Furthermore, Mousavi serves on the advisory board for the University of California Irvine’s Center of Real Estate.