Commercial Real Estate Developer
Timothy J. Taylor is President of Potter-Taylor & Co., a commercial property management, real estate development, and brokerage firm. He has been involved in retail real estate since 1978. Upon graduation from the University of California, Berkeley, Tim joined the Sacramento office of Grubb & Ellis as a retail sales and leasing specialist from 1981 through 1986. Tim returned to Potter-Taylor & Co. in 1986, and since that time has served as a Broker, Managing Partner, and has been President since 2005.
Over the years, Tim and has provided site selection, due diligence, entitlement processing, investment analysis, project management, and construction management. Potter-Taylor & Co has successfully built 23 projects totaling 1,415,050 square feet. Tim oversaw all aspects of construction management (over $150 million worth of construction contracts), financial modeling (including: Conceptual Estimate, Design Development Estimate, and Construction Estimates) and financing for all projects.
As President of Potter-Taylor & Co., Tim oversees Property Management, Brokerage, Acquisitions, and Development. Potter-Taylor & Co. has been active in Sacramento Region real estate since 1958. The firm has been involved in the development and leasing of shopping centers, office buildings, warehouses, residential subdivisions, industrial complexes, self-storage, farming operations, and agricultural development for nearly 40 years.
Over the last 5 years the Sacramento Business Journal has consistently ranked Potter-Taylor & Co. in the top ten Largest Commercial Building Developer, largest Commercial Property Manager, and in the top fifteen for largest Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Firm. Potter-Taylor & Co. currently professionally manages in excess of 1.5 million square feet in the Sacramento Region, built on a foundation of strong asset preservation and investment management ensuring each project is a quality addition to the community it serves.
Tim is a member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the Association of Commercial Real Estate (ACRE), the Self Storage Association (SSA), and the Sacramento Board of Realtors (SBOR). Tim has been active in many organizations such as Rotary Club of Sacramento, Family Services Agency, Jewish Community Foundation of the West.
Tim & Kerry along with their children make Carmichael their home. He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley, and a real estate brokers' license from the State of California.