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Sean McNee

Senior Managing Director, Global Seniors Housing Services

CA RE License #01355491

Sean McNee is the senior managing director of Global Seniors Housing Services with Newmark Knight Frank. Along with his partner Robert Black, he is responsible for overseeing the global seniors housing services platform within the company. Mr. McNee is also responsible for establishing best practices in senior care real estate for Newmark Knight Frank while leading the national and global senior care team and, on a select basis, assisting clients in establishing comprehensive real estate strategies.

Mr. McNee began his career in the senior housing and care industry in 2001. He offers experience on both the transactional and operations sides of the industry. Utilizing his bachelor's degree in real estate and finance, he has focused on the analytics, valuation and operational side of the senior housing and care industry. He maintains a wealth of knowledge and experience across the entire continuum of care.

Mr. McNee and Mr. Black have over 25 years of combined experience in the sector and have been involved in the acquisition, disposition and financing of over $3 billion in total consideration of senior housing and health care properties. Mr. McNee's comprehensive understanding of the national senior housing market is complemented by his thorough analysis of market trends and in depth operational knowledge.


  • Cornerstone Portfolio, Midwest, $142 million
  • Sagebrook Senior Living, CA, $60 million
  • Glenwood Portfolio, Midwest, $34 million
  • Prestige Care Portfolio, Pacific Northwest, $32 million
  • Carespring Portfolio, Midwest, $32.5 million
  • Mountain Glen Retirement Community, WA, $25.5 million
  • Eden Villa San Francisco, CA, $24 million
  • Rosewood Assisted Living, LA, $16 million
  • Villas at Houghton, AZ, $16 million
  • The Gardens, MS, $10 million
  • Chandler House, TN, $10 million


  • AEW
  • AUCTUS Capital Partners
  • BBVA Compass
  • Birchwood
  • Capital Funding Group
  • Capitol Seniors Housing
  • Enlivant
  • KeyBank
  • Lancaster Pollard
  • MBK Senior Living
  • Omega
  • PGIM
  • Silverado
  • Ventas
  • Watermark Senior Living
  • Welltower

Mr. McNee earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in real estate and finance from the University of San Diego.

Sean McNee
Sean McNee
Senior Managing Director, Global Seniors Housing Services
4655 Executive Drive
Suite 800
San Diego, CA 92121
United States
T  858.875.3621

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Areas of Specialization
  • Senior Housing

Years of Experience
18 years