About / Team/ CALVIN SHORT

Area of Expertise

Calvin Short has paved a career path that now ranks him among the nation’s premier client advisors of acquisition and disposition single-tenant net-leased retail investments. In addition to his role as Senior Vice President and Senior Director of Single-Tenant Net-Leased Business for Matthews Retail Advisors™, Calvin serves as Director of the Sale-Leaseback division; within this role he provides customized programs, lease structuring and restructuring, and guarantor strength underwriting for the casual and fast-casual tenant types. Calvin leverages a comprehensive expertise in the private equity sector and relationships with private investors, developers, institutions, and 1031 exchange buyers to execute and deliver for the betterment of his client’s investment position.

Professional Accomplishments

  • Promoted to Senior Vice President & Senior Director at Matthews™ – 2017
  • Circle of Excellence – 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Chairman’s Award – 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Los Angeles Business Journal “Rookie of the Year” Award – 2013

Business Background

Prior to joining Matthews Retail Advisors, Calvin focused in-depth on the acquisition and disposition of shopping centers in major metropolitan areas across the nation. During tenures at Hanley Investment Group, Colliers International, and Marcus & Millichap Calvin was individually recognized for his hard work and ability to amplify the exposure of his clients.

Community Involvement

  • USD Real Estate Alumni Association
  • USD Alumni Association
  • American Martyrs Church

Affiliations and Memberships

  • California Bureau of Real Estate
  • License No. 01927216
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

Education and Qualifications

B.A., Real Estate Finance
University of San Diego (USD)