Lee & Associates – North San Diego County (NSDC) has added Robert Black and Christopher Armes, who specialize in senior housing and hospitality investment sales. The duo brings a collective 40 years of experience to Lee & Associates’ Carlsbad office.
Formerly with Kidder Mathews, Black and Armes have overseen the acquisition, disposition and financing of properties totaling more than $4 billion in total consideration.
“We are pleased to announce the addition of Robert Black and Christopher Armes to our commercial brokerage team,” said Al Apuzzo, president at Lee & Associates – NSDC. “Their extensive experience in senior housing and hospitality investment sales aligns seamlessly with our commitment to providing top-notch service to our clients. We look forward to the valuable contributions they will make to our team.”
Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 16-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 7-10 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).