Marcus & Millichap Institutional Property Advisors
Derk has more than 10 years of commercial real estate finance experience and has closed more than $3 billion in transactions.
During his career with MMCC, Derk has been honored with the firm’s National Achievement Award every year since 2005.
Michael Derk joined the Long Beach office of Marcus & Millichap Capital Corporation (MMCC) in December 2002. As a senior managing director, capital markets with MMCC, Derk is responsible for securing commercial debt and equity financing for an array of property types including multifamily, office and industrial, retail, seniors housing and hospitality. He is well connected with national, regional and local funding sources including, but not limited to, agency lenders (e.g. Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac), commercial banks, CMBS lenders, life insurance companies, private and public funds and bridge lenders. Derk has more than 10 years of commercial real estate finance experience and has closed more than $3 billion in transactions. He specializes in structuring multifamily, retail and industrial products as well as other special purpose properties. During his career with MMCC, Derk has been honored with the firm’s National Achievement Award every year since 2005.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.