License # CA-02015780
Andrew Forbes joined the Colliers International Walnut Creek team in 2015, specializing in leasing and sales of office properties, with a strong focus on central Contra Costa County. Partnering with other brokers on projects throughout the bay area, Andrew has expanded his expertise to include Industrial properties in the Solano and surrounding counties, developing long term connections with property owners, tenants and brokers.
Over the past few years, he has participated in the leasing or sale of various asset types, with transactions valued at more than $16 million. His ability to connect with people, a positive attitude, and solid work ethic are qualities Andrew brings to every transaction.
Andrew was named “Rookie of the Year” in his first full year in the commercial real estate business, a direct result of his willingness to go the extra mile to bring added value and get the best possible deal for his clients.
Andrew earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he served on the Executive Board of Pi Kappa Phi. In his spare time, Andrew enjoys dirt biking, wake boarding, snowboarding, and golf.
Rookie of the Year - Walnut Creek Office
University of Colorado Boulder, Bachelor of Arts Degree
Memberships & Involvements
Pi Kappa Phi, Eta Gamma Fraternity
Senior Vice President
Area of Specialization
Mr. Erickson specializes in the sale and leasing of office buildings in the San Francisco East Bay office market. His emphasis is in representing owners/ developers/investors and tenants in the sale/ purchase and leasing of office space. Since 1998 he has completed over 1,000 transactions totaling more than 2,100,000 square feet of space with a combined aggregate value in excess of $500,000,000.
Eric Erickson has been a commercial real estate broker for over seven years. From 1998 to 2000, Mr. Erickson worked as a Leasing and Sales Consultant for the Grubb & Ellis Company in Walnut Creek. In 2000, Mr. Erickson joined Colliers International in Walnut Creek as a founding member. Mr. Erickson remains among the office’s top producers. In 2003, the East Bay Business Times named Mr. Erickson one of the 40 Most Influential Business People Under 40.
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors - www.sior.com
Certified Commercial Investment Member - www.ccim.com