John Kropke is a Principal at The Townsend Group and a Portfolio Manager within the Special Situations Group.
has over 18 years of experience in direct real estate investing, asset management, and portfolio management.
has completed over $2 billion in investment transactions in his
Prior to The Townsend Group, John was a Portfolio Manager with Gramercy Realty Corporation, a real estate investment trust, where he was responsible for a portfolio of commercial assets located in the Southeastern US.
Prior to Gramercy, John was Vice President of Acquisitions at Mack-Cali Realty Corporation, an owner, operator, and developer of office properties in the US.
At Mack-Cali, John
was responsible for the firm's acquisition and disposition activities.
also worked within Metropolitan Life Insurance Company's
Real Estate Investment group, where he
was responsible for asset management and equity transactions in the Northeastern US
John holds a Masters of Business Administration from Rutgers University and a Bachelors of Arts from the Miami University.