Chip Conklin became a member of the Savills Studley team in March of 2004 when Strategic Alliance Partners, LLC joined forces with Savills Studley, establishing its Northern New Jersey office. In the fall of 1993, he created Strategic Alliance Partners, LLC’s office division, founded on a tenant-only platform. He has assisted both Fortune 500 companies and smaller firms with both national and local real estate requirements.
Chip began his real estate career with a commercial mortgage/investment firm where he was involved in placement of debt with institutional lenders/commercial banks and analyzed investment opportunities. He has directly secured financing for 15 New Jersey development projects developed by 10 major developers.
Activities & Achievements
Chip was consistently a top producer at Strategic Alliance Partners, LLC and has accomplished the same during his years at Savills Studley. He has been recognized on multiple occasions as one of the top “tenant only” brokers in the New Jersey marketplace. In addition, he has been presented awards from Hartz Mountain Industries, Advance Properties and Mack-Cali as well as earning CoStar’s Power Broker Award on multiple occasions.
Prior to his financing endeavors, he played 6 years of organized professional baseball in the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics organizations where his teams won four league championships and he was chosen to play in three All-Star games. He has been active in his community with coaching travel baseball and orchestrated the design, fundraising and construction of a college style field for the town’s baseball program.
Chip graduated from Jacksonville University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and received a Certificate of Commercial Real Estate Properties from the New York University School of Real Estate.