OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InvenTrust Properties Corp. announced it has named Mark Vondrak as the Director of Leasing in its Houston office. Mr. Vondrak, a 25-year veteran of the real estate industry, oversees all retail leasing activities and assists in market expansion efforts for the South Texas, Louisiana, and Midwest portions of the company’s national portfolio.
“Houston is a strategic market for us,” InvenTrust Properties Executive Vice President of Portfolio Management David F. Collins said. “We’re targeting high growth markets and establishing a regional presence in these areas to offer retailers dedicated local expertise. Mark is a seasoned real estate professional with tremendous experience throughout Texas. We’ve been fortunate to have him on the InvenTrust team and know he’ll be successful in his new position.”
Mr. Vondrak joined InvenTrust in 2012 as Leasing Director for the Midwest Region. Prior to joining the company, he oversaw leasing and development of Texas projects owned by Kimco Realty and Rubloff Development Group. He is a Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) from the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
InvenTrust Properties currently owns 42 centers in South Texas, Louisiana, Missouri, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Wisconsin, and is seeking acquisitions in the growth markets of Houston, Austin, and San Antonio.
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InvenTrust became a self-managed real estate investment trust in 2014; it owns 108 multi-tenant retail properties, comprising 15.5 million square feet of retail space in 24 states. In addition, its student housing business, University House Communities, has 14 properties with 7,989 beds and five additional properties in development. InvenTrust also owns 6.4 million square feet of non-core, office and industrial buildings.
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