Austin, TX (December 15, 2017) – Sands Investment Group (SIG), the fastest growing net lease firm in the United States, has added Tyler Ellinger, Net Lease Advisor, to its Austin office. Ellinger joins SIG from Marcus & Millichap, where he was a highly-recognized performer in its Salt Lake City office and was a top 30 net lease agent for Marcus & Millichap (M&M) in 2016. Now at SIG, Ellinger will continue to achieve his client’s investment objectives while further expanding the firm’s reach into Salt Lake City and the Mountain West region.
Ellinger specializes in single tenant, multi-tenant and net-lease investment sales. To date, he has handled more than 100 transactions encompassing well-known national tenants that include: Jiffy Lube, Burger King, Jimmy John’s, Viva Chicken, Maverik, Shell, Advance Auto Parts, CVS, Dairy Queen, McDonald’s, Chili’s, Denny’s, Starbucks, OfficeMax, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Arby’s, Café Rio, Kum & Go, Family Dollar, Dollar General, US Bank, and Circle K.
“Tyler is a great addition to our team. He brings a wealth of experience in understanding and advising tenants with regard to their financials from his CPA background. Tyler has achieved incredible success in net lease brokerage at M&M and will expand our client representation and advisory in the Utah and Mountain West markets,” said Max Freedman, Managing Director of SIG’s Austin office.
“I was attracted to SIG’s national platform and net lease specialization. They have developed an effective process for providing the highest level of service, and expertise, being the first brokerage to offer true sub-product type specialization. I appreciate their strong culture as well. It’s a great team,” added Ellinger.
Ellinger received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University – Hawaii and received a master’s in Business Administration from Westminster College. He began his career at Mayer Hoffman McCann, a public accounting firm. Ellinger was named 2012 Rookie of the Year for Marcus & Millichap’s Salt Lake City office and received the Pace Setter award, a designation given by Marcus & Millichap to agents who perform certain high standards within their first four months with the firm. In 2014, 2015 and 2016, Ellinger received the Marcus & Millichap Sales Achievement award and the Most Closings award for the Salt Lake City office. In 2016 Tyler also received the firm’s National Achievement award and was also recognized in 2016 as a finalist for the Utah CCIM Investment Broker of the year.
SIG has experienced tremendous growth, as evidenced by Real Estate Forum naming SIG a Fastest Growing firm in both 2015 and 2016. SIG expanded its broker count by 40 percent in 2017 and is actively engaged in recruiting brokers to join its existing offices while also expanding into new, strategic regional markets across the United States.
Tyler Ellinger, Net Lease Advisor
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