Area of Expertise

Braden Crockett stands as an Associate Vice President and Director of Matthews Retail Advisors™ STNL Retail division. Braden and his team specialize in advisory consulting for the disposition and acquisition of retail properties nationwide for Quick Service Restaurants (QSR’s), Casual Dining and the Auto Sector. Braden has established strong working relationships with many of the industry’s largest retailers and franchisees for Hardee’s, Carl’s Jr., KFC, Wendy’s, Applebee’s, IHOP, Firestone, Goodyear, Pep Boys, TBC Corporation, Jiffy Lube, Brakes Plus, Valvoline, Midas and many others. In addition to net lease transactions, Braden also consults with some of the nation’s largest retail developers on new development opportunities and pairing them with some of the Top Franchisees who are interested in expansion.

Professional Accomplishments

  • Pace Setter Award
  • Rookie of the Year
  • Top Producer Award (2016)
  • Involved in over 100 Transactions in the last 18 months
  • Over $150,000,000 in transactional volume in last 18 months

Business Background

Prior to his current role at Matthews Retail Advisors, Braden served at Colliers International and quickly became a top producer by generating more revenue than any other 1st year broker nationwide. During his tenure with Collier’s, Braden created valuable relationships with some of the nation’s largest institutions, developers, syndicators, lenders, high net worth individuals, and REITs.

Braden has been successful in maximizing pricing for his for clients and has been successful in setting national cap rate records across multiple product types. Today, Braden mainly focuses his attention on developing Acquisition, Sale Leaseback Financing and Expansion Strategies for some of the largest tenants in the country.

Affiliations and Memberships

  • California Bureau of Real Estate
  • License No. 01946071
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Claremont McKenna College Economics Committee
  • Robert Day School of Finance

Education and Qualifications

Graduated with Honors with a Bachelors in Economics and Bachelors Finance

Claremont McKenna College