Net Lease Investment Team
Executive Vice President Peter Block leads a team comprised of four professionals with a combined 40 years of industry experience advising retail property investors in the acquisition and disposition of single tenant net lease investments and shopping centers.
Our team sees beyond the bricks and mortar to analyze how property acquisition, ownership and disposition can accelerate the success of your financial portfolio. We identify and evaluate assets that best complement your existing portfolio, property performance requirements, income goals and risk profile.
The team shares market research, sales transaction information, data on emerging capital sources and details about active buyers and seller in order to achieve results that exceed client expectations. This holistic approach, combined with cutting-edge marketing techniques and local real estate knowledge, results in thousands of square feet transacted annually.
With a combination of capital market experience and a network of Colliers professionals in more than 100 markets nationwide, our team of investment professionals works together to exceed our clients' expectation in each acquisition, disposition and financing assignment.
Executive Vice President
Chicago - Rosemont
Clients appreciate my consultative real estate approach and lean on more than 35 years of industry experience. As an executive vice president, I lead Colliers International’s Chicago-based, four-member retail investment practice group. In the most recent calendar year, our team bought or sold 70 properties. These were sales of single tenant net lease investments and multi-tenant shopping centers.
I serve as the chairman of Colliers NNN investment practice and have transacted record-setting sales in Chicago, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.
Prior to joining Colliers, I spent nearly a decade at both Cushman & Wakefield and Insignia/CBRE.
My hobby is cooking, and for three years I have created recipes on my food blog, Feed Your Soul Too.
Chicago - Rosemont
Christian is a Senior Associate with Colliers Chicago-based Net Lease Investment team. Led by industry veteran Peter Block, the team assists clients across the country in the disposition and acquisition of single-tenant retail assets.
In addition to general sales Christian’s primary focus is properties within the major retail sector such as QSRs, Automotive, Pharmacy, Dollar Stores, etc. Christian has a exceptional talent at A trusted advisor for the retail industry, Christian and his team have been enlisted to assist various companies, franchise to corporate, in their real estate strategy as a guide to overall financial stability.
Prior to joining Colliers, Christian was a broker within the Investment Sales Division at Marcus & Millichap. While there he founded Toastmasters Club internally to strengthen staff members’ public speaking skills and ability to deliver clear feedback to clients
Marketing Manager, U.S. Retail Services
Chicago - Rosemont
Kate Morrisroe works as the Marketing Manager, Retail Services for the U.S. Working closely with Anjee Solanki and the U.S. Retail team, Kate works to further enhance the platforms capabilities in business development and marketing strategy.
Kate joined Colliers in 2018 in Chicago and most recently served as the Business Analyst to a net lease investment team where she supported client relations including transaction management, developed all marketing and business development deliverables to win new business, and managed the team’s social media and research initiatives.
A graduate of The University of Alabama, Kate earned her degree in Business Finance with a specialization in Real Estate.
Prior to joining Colliers, I worked as a marketing coordinator for a real estate firm in Atlanta. Additionally, I have worked for a real estate law firm tracking documents and attending sales closings.
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