Founded in 2016 in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, Gaspee specializes in commercial real estate development in and around the Northeast, one of the most challenging markets in the nation.
We utilize our team’s deep knowledge and experience to scour regions for the right sites for our clients, to mitigate any issues or risk, assemble the right group of professionals and create projects that succeed for all of their stakeholders.
Through experience, knowledge, relationships and tenacity, we take the most challenging sites and combine them with the most innovative ideas, the most creditworthy tenants and expert execution to make each project a reality.
With decades of experience in construction, financing, and the fine art of negotiation, we deliver build-to- suit and redevelopment projects from conversation to completion how and when we say we will.learn more
We don’t just build and work for others. Using our extensive marketplace knowledge and strong relationships with communities and financial institutions, we acquire, invest in, develop and manage properties for our own portfolio. We act quickly on opportunities and maximize their value for our own investors.learn more
Whether working for our own team and investors or third parties, we apply decades of experience in day-to-day and asset management, from reporting and accounting to snow removal to maximize returns.learn more
Steve has been in the commercial real estate industry for nearly 20 years. Prior to founding Gaspee Real Estate Partners in 2016, he began his career in commercial real estate research and analytics with Costar Group in Bethesda, MD, eventually moving on to commercial brokerage. Shortly thereafter, Steve pivoted into commercial real estate lending with a $2 billion regional bank, where he handled over $400MM in transactions and C&I credits. This distinctive experience set provided Steve with unique insight into rapidly changing market conditions, tenant preferences, along a wide array of financing structures specific to the industry.
Chris has been involved in commercial real estate for over 15 years. He co-founded Gaspee Companies after 7 years as AVP at Churchill & Banks. Chris has completed over $200 million in real estate transactions across the US in the past 6 years alone. He has been involved in over 50 development projects from site selection to disposition. Chris is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and is a licensed real estate broker.
Jeff began his career in real estate immediately after graduating from the University of Rhode Island with a degree in Finance. After spending several years in the residential development industry, Jeff pivoted into commercial real estate and founded J2 Properties, a commercial real estate investment firm created to acquire and manage value-add properties throughout Rhode Island. The firm primarily focused on targeting underutilized mixed-use properties in historic downtown areas, while also acquiring a number of office and medical office buildings in strategic areas. Prior to merging with Gaspee Real Estate Partners in 2022, the company was able to purchase 22 properties currently valued at over $50,000,000.
After a successful career managing multifamily assets for Brookfield Properties, Amy pivoted to commercial and mixed-use real estate. Specializing in cash flow management and contract negotiations, Amy currently oversees the asset management team and a growing portfolio of over 1.2MM square feet.
Real estate development today is full of challenges from zoning to construction to leasing. Our team has faced and conquered all of these challenges and more, and gotten the job done, time and again for projects large and small. Contact us to learn how Gaspee can get your project done on time and on budget.get in touch