Chris Bornhoft

Chris Bornhoft, CCIM

Managing Commercial Broker
Chris joined Windermere Manito in 2013, with an emphasis on commercial real estate. With a background in property development and management, financing, leasing, sales and commercial property; Chris's unique background makes him one of the most qualified commercial real estate professionals in the field. He earned his CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation in 2015, and is a commercial real estate investor himself. He has walked in his clients’ shoes, knows every aspect of the commercial real estate business, and has a passion for what he does.

Education
  • University of Idaho - Graduated 1998
Experience
  • President & Managing Member of Starlen Properties - (2005-present)
  • Development & Financing at Vandervert Developments - (2009-2013)
  • Director of Operations for Corporate Pointe Developers - (2003-2006)
Professional & Trade Associations
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in Washington State [License #113423] (since 2013)
  • Commercial Brokers Association [CBA]
  • Spokane Association of REALTORS [SAR]
  • Washington Association of REALTORS [WAR]
  • National Association of REALTORS [NAR]
  • Real Estate Traders Club of Spokane (2013-present)
  • International Council of Shopping Centers [ICSC] (since 2006)
  • Washington State Commercial Association of REALTORS [WSCAR] (2014-present)
  • Washington State CCIM Chapter [CCIM WA] (2014-present)
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member [CCIM] - Designee (2015-present)
  • Spokane Rotary Club 21 (2015 – present)
Boards & Committees
  • Real Estate Traders Club of Spokane - President (2016)
  • Real Estate Traders Club of Spokane - Board Member (2014-2016)
  • Spokane Association of REALTORS - Finance Committee Member [SAR] (2015-2016)
  • Spokane Association of REALTORS -Presidential Advisory Group [PAG] (2015-present)
  • Washington Association of REALTORS - Finance Committee Member [WAR] (2015-2016)
  • Washington State Commercial Association of REALTORS [WSCAR] – Board of Directors (2016)
  • National Association of REALTORS - Real Estate Research Committee - (2015-2016)
  • Spokane-Kootenai Real Estate Research Committee [SKRERC Market Forum]-Board of Trustees (2012-present)
  • The Estates at Highland Park Home Owners Association -Board Member, President (2014-Present)
Industry Awards
  • 1999 International Industry Communications Association (ICIA) National Powerpoint Design Champion
  • 2013 Inland Business Catalyst Magazine – “Top 20 Under 40” Award