Erik Olson, CCIM


First Vice President

Job Functions: Investment Sales & Acquisitions


Erik Olson is a First Vice President with CBRE New Mexico Multifamily Investment Properties. He has been involved in commercial real estate and multifamily investment since 2001. Mr. Olson's primary focus is assisting both buyers and sellers in acquisition/disposition of multifamily investment opportunities.  Mr. Olson has extensive experience with the multifamily investment product type and has worked with a wide range of investors and owners/developers to reach their specific investment goals.  His success is driven by his strong analytical skills and innovative sales/marketing strategies. In addition, his ability to evaluate different multifamily scenarios with an "ownership" point of view is particularly valuable to his clients.  Mr. Olson has an exceptional track record for success and provides comprehensive support to his clients throughout the entire transaction process.


Mr. Olson is a member of CBRE Investment Properties and CBRE Multifamily. As a member of these groups he has access to a nationally-populated, proprietary database of multifamily investors including active 1031 exchange buyers. By leveraging the CBRE global platform, Mr. Olson provides his clients with sophisticated property and financial analysis, deep market intelligence, and national relationships with top investors. This platform gives the client the knowledge to make the most informed real estate decisions.


Prior to coming to CBRE, Mr. Olson was a partner at Real Estate Advisors in Albuquerque NM, and a private developer; building and brokering over $1.2B in real estate in the last decade. Erik is also a 5 year veteran (Captain) of the United States Air Force where he culminated his career at Bolling Air Force Base, Washington, DC's lead VIP briefing officer for the White House and Pentagon.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Ground Lease, Acquisition, Development, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type