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2310 NW Glisan Street Portland, OR 97210
Phone - (503) 223-2255
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rballcos@robertball.com
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Robert Ball

Principal

 

Robert Ball is one of Portland’s leading developers and has been a successful real estate investor, developer, manager, and owner. He brings a unique combination of development talent and experience in land planning, entitlement processing, market and feasibility analysis, design and construction, and the essential operational components of real estate investment. Robert negotiates and manages acquisitions, property analysis, development profitability forecasts, acquisition feasibility, market conditions, property due diligence, and overall project and real estate product concepts. His career has spanned over 25 years, creating large scale projects along with the formation of real estate development, sales, and management companies.

 

Robert volunteers as a reserve police officer for the Portland Police Bureau and holds the rank of Commander. He was awarded the Police Medal (for valor,) two Distinguished Service Awards from the Oregon Peace Officers Association, and many other commendations and citations. He has served on Portland’s Charter Commission, several nonprofit boards, and has been active in civic, neighborhood and community projects. He won the 1997 NW Examiner Award for Public Safety and was listed on the Business Journal’s prestigious 40 Under 40 list for outstanding leadership in business and civic affairs.

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Brady Shinn

Project Manager

 

Brady Shinn serves as a project manager for the Robert Ball Companies. Brady is involved in all aspects of the development process including site selection, due diligence, project planning, and execution of the building process. He has significant experience in pre-planning, partnership management and reporting. Brady understands loan draw requests analysis, project scheduling and organization of Owner/Architect/Contractor (OAC) meetings. He uses due diligence, financial modeling, and project management skills to transform underperforming or vacant real estate into strong income-producing properties that become landmarks in the surrounding neighborhood and community. Additionally, Brady oversees the operations, lender relations, and loan administration for specific projects. Brady is a 2008 graduate of the University of Portland and was a distinguished Fulbright Scholar. He studied abroad in Europe, developing a thesis in identity politics. Brady is a soccer enthusiast and rock climber. He enjoys exploring the many amazing landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.

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Kevin Litle

Licensed Property Manager

 

Kevin Litle brings extensive property management experience to the Robert Ball Companies team. He is a principal with Pearl Property Management and manages all tenant and client services. Kevin took over the operation of Robert Ball’s Portland property management company in 1995 and was responsible for management of all company properties. He has also been an integral part of the Robert Ball Companies development team as a key operations manager, financial analyst and controller. Kevin has an in-depth knowledge of homeowner associations and a working relationship with Portland’s most established association management companies. As a member of the Pearl Property Mangement team, Kevin has an extensive knowledge of the unique rental market in the Pearl and downtown neighborhoods providing a proximity to clients and tenants that other management companies cannot offer. In his spare time, Kevin enjoys attending concerts, collecting music, running, and is an avid pro tennis and college basketball fan.

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Grant Jones

Licensed Real Estate Agent

 

Grant Jones began his real estate career as a sales assistant at The Wyatt, a 245 unit condominium development of the Robert Ball Companies team. Grant obtained his license to sell real estate in Oregon and joined Pearl Property Management. Grant helped grow the company to a highly successful, full service property management company for owners of condominium units. During the Great Recession, Grant helped position the company to help struggling owners rent their properties, allowing those owners greater financial freedom. Grant has exceptional knowledge of sales and rental inventory in the downtown core markets and continues to make Pearl Property management a market success. He currently serves on the advisory Board of the Rosemary Anderson School for expelled and at-risk students. He also enjoys architecture, golfing, and has a passion for automobiles.