Chris Barney

PRINCIPAL

Chris Barney is a partner that runs Trinity Commercial Group on the East Coast, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Phone: 561.699.2766
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Chris is an experienced commercial real estate professional with a keen focus on the retail and restaurant industries in Florida and a demonstrated history of success for well over a decade via skill sets such as Tenant Representation, Landlord Representation, Development, Acquisitions, Dispositions and more. Throughout his career he has represented dozens of national and regional brands as well as multiple well known developers and shopping center owners.

“My foremost mission is to create trustworthy, perpetual relationships and to properly position my clients and partners for long term success, all while having a positive impact along the way on those I have the blessing to interact and work with.”

Born and raised in South Florida, Chris has had the opportunity to watch the real estate landscape evolve, grow and mature in Florida for several decades now. After graduating from Florida State University in Tallahassee in 2005, he set his eyes on the commercial real estate industry and dove in headfirst never looking back. As a standout athlete throughout his life, Chris has always instinctually desired competitive environments where commitment and teamwork are paramount to success, so his attraction to the real estate business was naturally love at first sight. Speaking of love at first sight, Chris is married to his wife Kelly and they have two amazing children, a son named Lincoln (5) and a daughter named Remi (1).

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • TRINITY COMMERCIAL GROUP
  • CONTINENTAL REAL ESTATE COMPANIES (CREC)
  • HIGH STREET RETAIL USA
  • EVOLUTION VENTURES
  • COHEN COMMERCIAL REALTY
  • WOOOLBRIGHT DEVELOPMENT
EDUCATION
  • FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY – B.S. POLITICAL SCIENCE
TENANT REPRESENTATION
  • MD Now- South Florida
  • Phenix Salon Suites – Broward and Miami-Dade Counties
  • Pet Supplies Plus – South Florida, SW Florida
  • Too Jays – SW Florida
  • Mayweather Boxing and Fitness- South Florida
  • Dominos – South Florida
  • Naked Taco – South Florida
  • Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana- South Florida
  • Caliber Collision- South Florida
  • Crunch Fitness – South Florida, SW Florida
  • Regions Bank- SW Florida
  • Dunkin Donuts – Broward County
  • Freshii- South Florida
  • Hair Cuttery- South Florida
  • Village Tavern-South Florida, SW Florida
  • Hair Cuttery- South Florida
  • Wing Stop-Select Areas of Broward and Dade Counties
  • Big Whisk- South Florida
  • Diesel Barbershop- South Florida
  • Trek Bikes- South Florida
  • Pei Wei – South Florida
  • Riverchase Dermatology- South Florida
  • Teriyaki Madness- South Florida
  • Ke-Uh/ Kazumi- South Florida
  • Jimmy Johns – South Florida
  • Red Lobster- Select Areas of SW and SE Florida
  • MacroBaby – South Florida
  • Skillets – South Florida
  • Flix Brewhouse – South Florida, SW Florida
  • Garrett Hospitality – South Florida
  • Dog Stop- South Florida
  • Help Your Diabetes- South Florida
LANDLORD REPRESENTATION
  • Keystone Holdings
  • Truist Bank
MAJOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS
  • Has successfully advised and represented 50+ different National or Regional tenants in the Southeast and Southwest Florida markets, including the initial rollout of numerous national or international brands
  • Has completed in excess of $300 Million worth of transaction volume throughout the State of Florida
  • Diverse track record of successful deal transactions by way of: Tenant Representation, Landlord Representation, Acquisitions, Distressed Assets, Investment Sales and Development.