Robert E. Lee
Senior Vice President, Leasing
Bob Lee joined Lincoln Property Company in 2012 after a successful 14-year career as Broker/Sales Manager in the Fairfield, New Jersey office of Grubb & Ellis Company. Prior to that, he joined CB Richard Ellis in 1982 and spent 17 years in their New York City and northern New Jersey offices. From 1987 through 1988, he held the position of Sales Man-ager in the Downtown Manhattan office before moving to CB’s midtown office.
He has represented a prestigious corporate client list including Allstate Insurance Company, Constellation Reinsurance Company, Scor Reinsurance Company, Tudor Investment Corporation, ISA Communications, Intercontinental Exchange Partners and Motorola, Inc. He has done multiple lease transactions with United National Group, Keybank, HSBC Bank, Aetna Insurance Company, Bridge Capital Advisors, Sorema N.A. Reinsurance Company, Foster Wheeler Corporation, and 30 office lease transactions around the country for Morgan Stanley Dean Witter.
One of his most notable transactions included the representation of Morgan Stanley Dean Witter on a 325,000-sq.-ft., 20-year office lease at the World Trade Center in New York City. On the agency side, he represented Equitable Real Estate Investment Management in the leasing of over 100,000 sq. ft. at Mountain Heights Center in Murray Hill, New Jersey and Sunbelt Management Co. on a long term 115,000-sq.-ft. lease in Bridgewater, New Jersey to Biovail Pharmaceuticals.
He has represented St. Paul Insurance Company, National Medical Care, JDA Software, Seaboard Securities, Wachovia, Swett & Crawford, Sylvan Learning Systems, Tyco International, Verizon Communications, Nortel Networks and Fujitsu Business Communications Systems, among others, in the negotiation of leases as tenant representative. He has represented ITT/Starwood in the negotiation of two leases totaling 107,000 square feet, Aspen Technology in a 42,000-sq.-ft. long term office lease in New Providence, New Jersey and Tyco Telecommunications in the 155,000-sq.-ft., $80 million long-term disposition of first-class office space in Morristown to MetLife. Bob has represented Mars, Inc. in a 22,000-sq.-ft. office lease in Mount Arlington, New Jersey, and Mazda Motor of America in the leasing of 14,150 sq. ft. at 440 Route 22 East in Bridgewater, New Jersey.
Park Avenue Club, Member
Real Estate Board of New York - Downtown Rental Conditions Committee, Past Member