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Chris Monson is a principal & senior retail investment specialist at Mountain West Commercial and is a 34-year veteran of the real estate shopping center industry. Chris has extensive experience in all aspects of commercial real estate, including retail investment sales, retail land sales, leasing of retail properties, retail development, and exclusive tenant representation. Chris’ business philosophy is centered on building trust and integrity with his clients. His success has resulted in the culmination of over $2 billion in transactions. Chris has helped investors buy and sell over 120 shopping center projects totaling over 4,200,000 SF, and been involved in over 5,000 lease transactions. While at Mountain West Commercial (1999 – 2018), Chris has been a top performer in the retail division each year. Backed by his extensive knowledge of the market and broad resources, including Mountain West’s comprehensive information database (ASTRO), Chris is a skilled negotiator who is well versed in the nuances of lease and purchase negotiations. Whether representing the seller or buyer as well as the landlord or tenant, he is a key asset in the development, leasing, acquisition and disposition of retail properties. Chris’ experience in retail development includes leasing and asset management. This experience has benefited real estate landlords such as Wright Development Group, Weingarten Realty Investors, Thackeray Garn Company, The Boyer Company, Worth Williams Properties, Kornwasser, Main Springs Capital Group, Woodbury Corporation, Mountain West Real Estate Development, CapTerra, ARKA Properties Group, Salt Lake City Redevelopment Agency, 7-Eleven Corporation, US Bank, Quintstar Management Company, Miller Real Estate investments, Development Associates (DAI), General Growth Properties (GGP), Ensign Group, Ensign Properties, Terramerica, Black Equities Group, Iron Point Titan Asset Management, Associated Foods, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, BH Properties, Doerken Properties, Kimco Realty Corp., Sorenson Development, Intermountain Development, Rimrock Construction, Ivory Development, Anderson Development, Smith Brubaker Haacke, Crow Holdings, First Security Bank, KSG Properties, Tate/ Brubaker and Heartland Realty.

Retailers such as Sears, Associated Foods, Smith’s Food & Drug, 7-Eleven, Mervyn’s, Roberts Crafts, Water Gardens Theaters, Stein Mart, Wherehouse Music, Aaron’s Rents, Sonic Burger, Anytime Fitness, Genuine Parts Company (NAPA), Gen-X Clothing, Ocean Mart, Nickel City, IFA, Kay Jewelers, Great Clips, Famous Dave’s BBQ, Applebee’s, Flower Patch, Wendy’s, as well as many other national and local tenants, have also relied on Chris to orchestrate their real estate expansion in the state of Utah. Chris also exclusively represents the retail needs of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with site selection for Deseret Industries, Distribution Services, Deseret Book, Seagull Book, and Sweet Salt. Chris won the exclusive national account with Gen X Clothing and has referred retail site selection business to brokers nationwide in 15 states completing 65 Jr. anchor locations. Prior to joining Mountain West Commercial, Chris worked at Barlow-Neilsen Associates’ as a retail division head. He was the top commercial producer for six years from 1992-1998. Prior to 1992 Chris developed, leased and managed shopping center projects for a local Utah developer Tate/Brubaker. Chris is involved in many organizations and holds several professional designations that keep him abreast of up-to-date real estate information to better serve his clients. Organizations include the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute where he has held the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation since 1997. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) where he has served in the recent past as the Intermountain Retail Chairman. Chris is a past member of the Institute of Real Estate Management where he earned the Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation in 1991. Chris has been chosen twice to represent the retail industry statewide by speaking and presenting at the NAIOP/CCIM Symposium.

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Chris Monson is a principal & senior retail investment specialist at Mountain West Commercial and is a 34-year veteran of the real estate shopping center industry. Chris has extensive experience in all aspects of commercial real estate, including retail investment sales, retail land sales, leasing of retail properties, retail development, and exclusive tenant representation. Chris’ business philosophy is centered on building trust and integrity with his clients. His success has resulted in the culmination of over $2 billion in transactions. Chris has helped investors buy and sell over 120 shopping center projects totaling over 4,200,000 SF, and been involved in over 5,000 lease transactions. While at Mountain West Commercial (1999 – 2018), Chris has been a top performer in the retail division each year. Backed by his extensive knowledge of the market and broad resources, including Mountain West’s comprehensive information database (ASTRO), Chris is a skilled negotiator who is well versed in the nuances of lease and purchase negotiations. Whether representing the seller or buyer as well as the landlord or tenant, he is a key asset in the development, leasing, acquisition and disposition of retail properties. Chris’ experience in retail development includes leasing and asset management. This experience has benefited real estate landlords such as Wright Development Group, Weingarten Realty Investors, Thackeray Garn Company, The Boyer Company, Worth Williams Properties, Kornwasser, Main Springs Capital Group, Woodbury Corporation, Mountain West Real Estate Development, CapTerra, ARKA Properties Group, Salt Lake City Redevelopment Agency, 7-Eleven Corporation, US Bank, Quintstar Management Company, Miller Real Estate investments, Development Associates (DAI), General Growth Properties (GGP), Ensign Group, Ensign Properties, Terramerica, Black Equities Group, Iron Point Titan Asset Management, Associated Foods, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, BH Properties, Doerken Properties, Kimco Realty Corp., Sorenson Development, Intermountain Development, Rimrock Construction, Ivory Development, Anderson Development, Smith Brubaker Haacke, Crow Holdings, First Security Bank, KSG Properties, Tate/ Brubaker and Heartland Realty.

Retailers such as Sears, Associated Foods, Smith’s Food & Drug, 7-Eleven, Mervyn’s, Roberts Crafts, Water Gardens Theaters, Stein Mart, Wherehouse Music, Aaron’s Rents, Sonic Burger, Anytime Fitness, Genuine Parts Company (NAPA), Gen-X Clothing, Ocean Mart, Nickel City, IFA, Kay Jewelers, Great Clips, Famous Dave’s BBQ, Applebee’s, Flower Patch, Wendy’s, as well as many other national and local tenants, have also relied on Chris to orchestrate their real estate expansion in the state of Utah. Chris also exclusively represents the retail needs of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with site selection for Deseret Industries, Distribution Services, Deseret Book, Seagull Book, and Sweet Salt. Chris won the exclusive national account with Gen X Clothing and has referred retail site selection business to brokers nationwide in 15 states completing 65 Jr. anchor locations. Prior to joining Mountain West Commercial, Chris worked at Barlow-Neilsen Associates’ as a retail division head. He was the top commercial producer for six years from 1992-1998. Prior to 1992 Chris developed, leased and managed shopping center projects for a local Utah developer Tate/Brubaker. Chris is involved in many organizations and holds several professional designations that keep him abreast of up-to-date real estate information to better serve his clients. Organizations include the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute where he has held the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation since 1997. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) where he has served in the recent past as the Intermountain Retail Chairman. Chris is a past member of the Institute of Real Estate Management where he earned the Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation in 1991. Chris has been chosen twice to represent the retail industry statewide by speaking and presenting at the NAIOP/CCIM Symposium.

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Spanish Fork Walmart (Shops)
802 South 2550 East
Spanish Fork, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $23.14 ($21.00 - $30.00)
Building SF 13,299
Available SF 13,299  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
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American Fork IFA Pad
608 North 900 West
American Fork, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 2.243 AC
Available 0.000 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
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865 West 1000 North
865 West Gordon Avenue
Layton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $12.00 ($12.00 - $12.00)
Building SF 8,000
Available SF 5,368  (5,368 SF- 5,368 SF)
Type Retail
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Holladay Center - MB - Paul Mitchell the School
1913 East Murray Holladay Road
Holladay, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $20.00 ($20.00 - $20.00)
Building SF 96,734
Available SF 8,150  (1,520 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
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Trail Crossing Phase 2
5596 W. 11800 S.
South Jordan, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 60,000
Available SF 60,000  (2,600 SF- 45,000 SF)
Type Retail
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West Point Pad (0.50 Acres-Ground Lease/BTS)
NEC 300 North 2000 West
West Point, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $1.52 ($1.52 - $1.52)
Acres 1.197 AC
Available 0.500 AC (0.500 AC - 0.500 AC )
Major Use Land
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Centerville Marketplace (SWC 400 W & Parrish Ln)
308 North Market Place Drive
Centerville, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $28.00 ($28.00 - $28.00)
Building SF 66,136
Available SF 1,197  (1,197 SF- 1,197 SF)
Type Retail
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Canyon Plaza Shopping Center
2064 South Harrison Boulevard (SEC)
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $15.36 ($15.00 - $15.50)
Building SF 13,691
Available SF 4,284  (1,217 SF- 2,434 SF)
Type Retail
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Park Plaza
1906 North 1800 West
Clinton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $20.25 ($16.00 - $25.00)
Building SF 840,601
Available SF 6,989  (1,978 SF- 2,511 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Country Square - NWC 8600 S 1300 East
8558 South 1300 East
Sandy, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $14.00 ($14.00 - $14.00)
Building SF 63,115
Available SF 800  (800 SF- 800 SF)
Type Retail
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Wyndom Square
Hwy 193 Church Street (NWC)
Layton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $16.06 ($12.00 - $28.00)
Building SF 55,657
Available SF 11,073  (1,074 SF- 3,004 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Shops @ Decker Lake - East Side
2200 West 3500 South
West Valley City, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $14.04 ($12.00 - $15.00)
Building SF 22,123
Available SF 12,070  (1,084 SF- 5,810 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Union Point
715 East Fort Union Boulevard
Midvale, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $15.68 ($15.00 - $18.00)
Building SF 68,900
Available SF 24,991  (1,071 SF- 6,417 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Wal-Mart Pad (5400 South)
1519 West 5400 South
Taylorsville, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $2.92 ($2.92 - $2.92)
Acres 1.060 AC
Available 1.060 AC (1.060 AC - 1.060 AC )
Major Use Land
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The Commons at Ogden - Land Pad
Wall Ave & 12th Street
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $95,000.00($95,000.00-$95,000.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 0.960 AC
Available 0.940 AC (0.940 AC - 0.940 AC )
Major Use Land
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12th Street Pad
138 West 12th Street
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 3,332
Available SF 3,332  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Shops @ Decker Lake - West Side
2222 West 3500 South
West Valley City, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $15.00 ($15.00 - $15.00)
Building SF 21,465
Available SF 5,643  (1,152 SF- 2,377 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Interpointe Shopping Center
291 West 2100 South
South Salt Lake, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 101,615
Available SF 0  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Herriman Crossroads - Smith's
5560 West 13400 South
Herriman, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 95,805
Available SF 2,377  (1,091 SF- 1,286 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Provo Freestanding Building
980 West Center Street
Provo, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 1,800
Available SF 0  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Rock Springs Plaza Shopping Center
1429 1/2 Dewar Drive
Rock Springs, WY
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $10.44 ($9.00 - $15.00)
Building SF 160,337
Available SF 32,880  (3,000 SF- 21,000 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Washington & Patterson Strip Center Investment
3051 Washington Blvd
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 3,952
Available SF 0  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
31st Redevelopment
344 31st Street
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 0.790 AC
Available 0.000 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
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River Village
1140 West Riverdale Road
Riverdale, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $24.21 ($15.00 - $29.50)
Building SF 14,000
Available SF 3,150  (1,150 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Multi-Family Land/Flower Patch Property
2961 South Washington Boulevard
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 2.140 AC
Available 0.000 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Cambridge Court Mobile Home Park
1350 West 300 North
Clearfield, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 12.640 AC
Available 0.000 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Legacy Plaza - BB - Smith's Food & Drug
5620 West 4100 South
West Valley City, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $19.00 ($17.00 - $21.00)
Building SF 78,944
Available SF 1,425  (1,425 SF- 1,425 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Clinton Corners
1800 North 2000 West
Clinton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $22.67 ($21.00 - $23.00)
Building SF 7,710
Available SF 7,205  (1,205 SF- 6,000 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Decker Lake Station
3100 South Decker Lake
West Valley City, UT
Agents
Sale Price $2,427,163.00($1,207,483.00-$1,219,680.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 2.660 AC
Available 2.660 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Eastgate Plaza
822 East Main Street
Grantsville, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 22,772
Available SF 0  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Clinton Corners SWC
2000 West & 1800 North (SWC)
Clinton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $23.00 ($23.00 - $23.00)
Acres 3.150 AC
Available 0.138 AC (0.138 AC - 0.138 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Kaysville Commons
288 West 200 North
Kaysville, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $15.00 ($14.00 - $16.00)
Building SF 8,980
Available SF 2,400  (1,200 SF- 2,400 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Spanish Fork Walmart Land (Pads)
802 South 2550 East
Spanish Fork, UT
Agents
Sale Price $2,725,000.00($450,000.00-$900,000.00)
Lease Rate $2.22 ($1.85 - $2.62)
Acres 4.300 AC
Available 2.590 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Carillon Square I
309 East 1300 South
Orem, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $25.00 ($24.00 - $26.00)
Building SF 137,000
Available SF 2,541  (2,541 SF- 2,541 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Big 5 Sporting Goods
25 East 800 South
Richfield, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Building SF 10,010
Available SF 0  (0 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Riverton IFA Land Pad
2936 West 12600 South
Riverton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 0.810 AC
Available 0.000 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Shops at Fort Union - MB - Deseret Book
1100 East Fort Union Boulevard
Midvale, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $18.50 ($18.50 - $18.50)
Building SF 104,566
Available SF 6,130  (6,130 SF- 6,130 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
NEC 1300 North 2000 West
1300 North 2000 West
Clinton, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $9.50 ($7.50 - $11.50)
Acres 12.155 AC
Available 21.383 AC (6.077 AC - 6.077 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Foxboro Marketplace
605 North Redwood Road
North Salt Lake, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $27.92 ($27.00 - $30.00)
Building SF 277,912
Available SF 10,556  (1,244 SF- 0 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
Foxboro Marketplace Pad
677 North Redwood Road
North Salt Lake, UT
Agents
Sale Price $0.00($0.00-$0.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 0.425 AC
Available 0.000 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
Vernal IFA Excess Land Pads
1000 South 1500 East
Naples, UT
Agents
Sale Price $4,315,688.00($277,870.00-$615,990.00)
Lease Rate $0.00 ($0.00 - $0.00)
Acres 13.300 AC
Available 13.340 AC (0.000 AC - 0.000 AC )
Major Use Land
VIEW PROPERTY
12th Street Village
1145 Wall Avenue
Ogden, UT
Agents
Sale Price $N/A
Lease Rate $14.98 ($14.00 - $16.00)
Building SF 8,876
Available SF 7,140  (1,820 SF- 3,500 SF)
Type Retail
VIEW PROPERTY
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