Chad Kurz

Executive Vice President

Net Lease Retail

Orange County, CA

Chad Kurz is ranked as one of the top investment sales brokers nationwide, more specifically, Chad ranks within the top 3 brokers at Matthews™. As seen in Chad’s extensive advisorial work with private clients and integral role in the development of the 1031 Private Client Advantage Program™, he is a driving force for an innovative, client-focused approach to brokerage. His deep-seeded knowledge of the industry and aptitude for outworking the competition has earned him the respect of some of the industry’s largest developers, tenants, syndicators, and publicly traded REIT’s with whom he has worked. Since becoming a Matthews™ Partner in 2013, Chad has single-handedly increased total transactions closed by 429% and boosted gross revenue by 443%.

Prior to joining Matthews™, Chad spearheaded transactions and strategic endeavors while serving as Associate Vice President at Colliers International. Thereafter his tenure at Colliers, Chad joined Matthews™, to develop what is now an innovative, leading force in commercial real estate brokerage. His contributions have directly risen the bottom-line and propelled the company to the highest levels of brokerage performance.

B.A., Business Marketing, Emphasis in Real Estate
Chapman University


  • 2021 Influencer in Net Lease- GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum
  • 2020 Circle of Excellence – Matthews™
  • 2020 Top Brokers – Connect Media
  • 2019 Top Closing Agent – Matthews™
  • 2017 Top Investment Sales Broker- GlobeSt. Real Estate Forum
  • 2015 Named Real Estate Forum’s Emerging Leader in Retail
  • 2013, 2014 Chairman’s Award – Matthews™
  • 2013, 2014 Colliers International Max Green Sales Award
  • 2013, 2014 #1 Auto Parts Broker – Number of Transactions Closed Across All Companies
  • 2014 #1 Ranked Broker – Successful Number of Closings
  • 2013 #1 Ranked Broker – Number of Listings Generated


  • California Bureau of Real Estate
  • License No. 01911198
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

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