Brokerage • Development • Investment Mark Real Estate Advisors focuses on commercial real estate brokerage, development and investment in North and South Carolina, Virginia and Georgia. Based conveniently in Charlotte, North Carolina, we strive to build strong long-term partnerships with our clients and offer services and support for a variety of real estate transactions. Our experienced team of professionals provides a broad range of multidisciplinary services, including land and property acquisition and disposition, development execution, joint ventures, project investment capital, strategic market entry advice, valuation opinions, adaptive reuse development, brownfield transactions and leasing and property management.


Founder and CEO, Chip Mark, offers an owner’s perspective with expert industry and market knowledge combined with a diverse transaction history allowing him to provide professional execution on the most complex real estate transactions. Throughout the course of his career, Mr. Mark has been responsible for the development of nearly two million square feet of retail property, and has extensive retail and mixed-use development experience as an owner and project manager. Additionally, he provides project investment capital as well as advisory and brokerage services to multiple clients regarding their strategic corporate real estate decisions.

Prior to starting Mark Real Estate Advisors, Mr. Mark was the founding partner of Mark Pierce Poole Properties and, most recently, led the South Carolina brokerage, development and property management efforts for Lincoln Harris. He started his commercial real estate career with the Trammell Crow Company, before moving on to become a partner at Childress Klein Properties.

Mr. Mark is a graduate of Woodberry Forest School, the University of Virginia and earned his MBA at Tulane University. He is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Virginia.

Chip Mark

(704) 564-8414 2820 Selwyn Avenue, Suite 814
Charlotte, NC 28209

Board affiliations

( past and present )

  • University of Virginia – T. Rodney Crowley, Jr. Scholarship
  • Park Sterling Bank
  • Woodberry Forest School
  • Charlotte Latin School
  • UNCC Athletic Foundation
  • Charlotte Speech and Hearing Center
  • St. Francis Jobs Program
  • Charlotte Regional Sports Commission

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