License # SA677879000
Andrea Bouwhuis is an associate who specializes in student housing investments with Colliers in Arizona. Andrea brings with her a multitude of strengths, including acquisition, asset management, property management, and investor relations experience, interior design experience, and a strong background in ground-up construction design and build investments.
Andrea maximizes profits and return on investments for her clients by effectively decreasing expenses and recommending areas proven to increase revenue. In a rare juxtaposition of analysis and creative talent, she also demonstrates a unique interior design talent, conceptualizing, staging, and showcasing properties into turnkey-composed spaces.
Inspired by positive solutions and outcomes, Andrea thrives by negotiating terms that benefit both her clients and their lenders to gain the most value from their investment and ensure certainty of close for both parties. She has earned a reputation for being a key player in developing new strategies for success. Hardworking, efficient, diligent, enthusiastic, dynamic, intelligent, perceptive, committed, team-minded, and adaptable, Andrea is a great team player who consistently cultivates a positive work environment.
Before joining Colliers, Andrea served as a real estate broker with Homesmart, representing both buyers and sellers in the market. Prior to that, she began her career with a Series 7 securities license selling TICS and DSTs and other real estate developments. She quickly gained experience with acquisitions, underwriting holdings, writing proformas, and developing meaningful relationships with investors.
Andrea also has interior design experience working for Monarch Interiors Parade of Homes, an award-winning design corporation based in Salt Lake City, Utah. There, she gained experience in staging any property to look turnkey using cost effective budget strategies.
Earning her real estate license in 2017, she has worked on the residential and commercial sides of real estate.
- Master of Science, Education, National University, California
- Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of Utah
Memberships & Involvements
- AZ Dept. of Real Estate License
- Psi Chi Honor Society Member