John Archibald | Colliers International | Los Angeles - Glendale

John Archibald

Senior Vice President

License # 00996775

Call John
View More View Less


Professional Summary

With over 33 years of experience in the Southern California real estate market, Mr. Archibald has established a reputation as a premier commercial real estate broker.  His attention to detail and ability to understand both sides of a transaction has led to many successfully negotiated deals on behalf of the tenants, landlords and owners/users. He has successfully completed complex lease and sale/purchase transactions for several Fortune 500 companies and many distinguished firms.

Mr. Archibald started his brokerage career in the Downtown LA office of Colliers International in 1988. He then transferred to Grubb & Ellis’s Downtown office in the spring of 1992. In 2006, opened a new office of Coldwell Banker Commercial Advisors in Glendale, CA, and recently joined Colliers International.

Prior to working in downtown Los Angeles as a broker, Mr. Archibald worked for Lloyd Henry Interior Systems, a general contractor specializing in commercial interior construction.  During Mr. Archibald’s three years with Lloyd Henry as a Project Coordinator, he worked on projects such as:

• IBM (100,000 sq.ft.)
• Coast Federal Bank (25,000 sq.ft.)
• Bank of America (57,500 sq.ft.)

Early in his career, Mr. Archibald worked for the architectural firm of Cannell & Chaffin as an assistant to the architectural staff; where he gained valuable experience in the fields of blue print reading, design concepts, and the coordination of subcontractors through job completion.

Mr. Archibald's experience in greater Los Angeles, along with his combined real estate brokerage, construction, and architecture experience, provides a vast amount of knowledge and hands-on experience for his clients.


Mr. Archibald was a Founder and Director of the Grubb & Ellis Telecom Services Group and Director of their Legal Services Groups.  He has also been an active member of San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership, the Los Angeles County BAR Association, The Jonathan Club and President Emeritus of its Fly Fishing Group and USC Real Estate Association and former Board Member of Monrovia Schools Foundation.

International Council of Shopping Centers (“ICSC”) Member


B.S. Business Administration
University of Southern California

Masters of Corporate Real Estate Services (“MCR”)
CoreNet Global

How can I help you?

An unexpected error has occurred. Please try again.
Your request has been submitted.
Someone will contact you shortly.