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Charles J. Osbrink

Executive Managing Director

Charles J. Osbrink is one of the newest members of Newmark Knight Frank's rapidly expanding West Coast Capital Markets team. An executive managing director in the firm's Phoenix office, Mr. Osbrink has more than 11 years of experience in office and retail investment sales throughout Arizona, Southern California, Nevada and Hawaii.

Mr. Osbrink joined Newmark Knight Frank in 2017 after working for six and a half years at HFF, where he most recently served as a managing director in that firm's Phoenix office. During his tenure at HFF, Mr. Osbrink closed deals worth more than $2 billion.

Prior to HFF, Mr. Osbrink served as director of acquisitions for three years at Strategic Retail Trust, a private firm based in Irvine, California. In this role, he closed transactions valued in excess of $500 million across various product types, including retail, office, industrial, multi-family, residential and land in eight different states.

Mr. Osbrink began his corporate real estate career at the Corporate Headquarters office of Grubb & Ellis Realty Investors, where he served as a senior associate of acquisitions for nearly two years. In this position, he identified opportunities and managed the full acquisition process for a variety of ownership structures including public non-traded REITs, 1031 exchanges; single high-net-worth investors, and arm's length transactions between intercompany funds across 10 different states.


  • AEW
  • IDS Real Estate
  • American Realty Advisors
  • Invesco
  • Arizona Partners
  • Long Wharf Real Estate Partners
  • Capmark
  • Muller Company
  • Champion Real Estate
  • Paragon Company
  • Cornerstone
  • SKB Companies
  • Dunhill Partners
  • Sovereign Capital Management
  • Gerrity Group
  • Terramar Retail Centers
  • HighBrook Investors
  • Wells Fargo
  • HP Investors
  • Westwood Financial


  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

Mr. Osbrink earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business management and policy from the University of Arizona's Eller College of Management. While attending the university, he served as executive vice president of the Eller College Student Council. In 2006, he received the Marvin Fortman Award for Leadership, given each year to an outstanding leader in the Eller College Student Council. Mr. Osbrink is actively involved in multiple charities and national real estate related organizations.

Charles J. Osbrink
Charles J. Osbrink
Executive Managing Director
2398 E. Camelback Road
Suite 950
Phoenix, AZ 85016
United States
T  602.952.3841

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Areas of Specialization
  • Office
  • Retail
  • Mixed-Use

Years of Experience
11 years