Our Team

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Brandon Ates, CCIM, LEED® Green Associate™

Senior Real Estate Specialist
Brandon’s background in commercial real estate includes managing a diverse 500+ lease portfolio for the State of Colorado prior to joining CSU STRATA in the summer of 2022. Licensed in Colorado since 2004, Brandon is a LEED Green Associate, Certified Commercial Investment Member, and a Northern Colorado Commercial Association of Realtors member. Brandon has a long association with real estate, spearheading the removal of property tax (CRS 39-3-124) and negotiating with state agencies, counties, and institutions of higher education. He is an experienced analyst, performing market and financial analysis, creating sophisticated financial models, and actively marketing assets through a multi-tiered approach. Brandon assists CSU STRATA in the valuation/acquisition/disposition of real property and managing ongoing leases on a variety of different asset types for CSU STRATA and the CSU System.