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About SVN | Realty Performance Advisors

Based in Upstate NY, SVN | Realty Performance Advisors is an independently owned and operated commercial real estate brokerage and property management company. As part of the 200+ SVN franchise offices across the United States, our licensed Advisors believe in creating unprecedented value for our colleagues and clients. We market all properties on the national scale to a 100,000-strong brokerage and investment community. This helps us leverage the power of all brokers and achieve better results for all those involved. We are proud to be a part of the fastest growing commercial real estate firms in the nation.

SVN Realty Performance Advisors in Rochester NY

The SVN® Brand

The SVN® brand was founded in 1987 out of a desire to improve the commercial real estate industry for all stakeholders through cooperation and organized competition. SVN is now a globally recognized commercial real estate brand united by a shared vision of creating value with clients, colleagues and our communities. When you choose SVN, you mobilize the entire SVN organization of experts and all our trusted relationships to act on your behalf. This Shared Value Network® is the SVN Difference.

Most importantly, SVN® focuses on and follows our core covenants — emphasizing accountability, responsibility and transparency — creating a positive working environment for our team. Every one of our Advisors agrees to abide by these core covenants.

SVN® Core Covenants

A company’s core values provide clarity on what is truly important for organizational success, personal and professional conduct and what to expect from each other. At SVN, our Core Covenants personify our values and culture and differentiate us from the competition.

As members of the SVN Shared Value Network®, we each commit to do the following:

• Create amazing value with my clients, colleagues and community.
• Cooperate proactively and place my clients’ best interests above my own.
• Include, respect and support all members of the commercial real estate industry.
• Honor my commitments.
• Personify and uphold the SVN brand.
• Resolve conflicts quickly, professionally and effectively.
• Take personal responsibility for achieving my own potential.
• Excel in my market area and specialty.
• Focus on the positive and the possible.
• Nurture my career while valuing the importance of family, health and community.

Meet Our Licensed Advisors


Catherine E. Barnum, MBA, RPA - Owner Managing Director, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
NY #40BA1034564
Phone: 585.697.0901
Cell: 585.314.4498
Fax: 585.643.7111
Email: cathy.barnum@svn.com

Catherine Barnum, MBA, RPA, Property Manager, has over 15 years of successful leadership and management experience in property management. Catherine was Property Manager at Finger Lakes College Suites student housing and Park Point at RIT. Catherine also worked as a community manager for Mark VI construction. She previously held a position in the Facilities Department with ESL Federal Credit Union.

Specialties

Sales
• Multifamily/Apartment
• Property Management Leasing
• Tenant Representation

Product Council
• Leasing
• Multifamily
• Property Management

Robert Marvin, RPA, FMA - Owner Managing Director, Licensed Real Estate Broker
Phone: 585.697.0901
Cell: 585.880.0464
Fax: 585.643.7111
Email: robert.marvin@svn.com

Robert Marvin, FMA, RPA, President, has more than 28 years of successful leadership and management experience in real estate development, construction, and property management. Before forming RFM Services in 2005 with Catherine Barnum, Marvin held management positions at the Widewaters Group, Grubb & Ellis Real Estate Services, and Rochester Management. While at Grubb & Ellis, he played a major role in the construction and management of Bausch & Lomb’s state of the art world headquarters in downtown Rochester.

Joe Rowley - Managing Broker

NY #10301213245
Phone: 585.697.0901
Cell: 585.820.3153
Fax: 585.643.7111
Email: joe.rowley@svn.com

Mr. Rowley serves as Managing Broker for SVN | Realty Performance Advisors Inc., with a focus on the sale of investment properties along with landlord and tenant representation in the Greater Rochester and Western New York area. Joe has completed over $250 Million of transactions in brokerage, and in addition, managed $125 Million in leases as Director of Leasing and Marketing for a Rochester based developer.

Starting in commercial real estate brokerage in 1985 with Pyramid Brokerage Company of Rochester, Rowley has gained an extensive knowledge of the local market completing transactions for owners of apartment complexes, shopping centers, office buildings and flex parks throughout western New York. While at Pyramid Rowley was engaged by Eastman Kodak Company in the early 1990’s to provide Broker Opinion of Value for company owned properties as a precursor to disposition of the respective properties.

From 2001 to 2012, Joe worked with the Rochester office of CBRE providing brokerage services to clients including: Xerox, The State Insurance Fund, Owens Illinois, Frito Lay, Danisco/Genencor, Dr. Pepper/Snapple Group, US Food Services.

Joe joined Buckingham Properties in 2012 as director of leasing and marketing. Buckingham is the largest commercial developer in the Rochester market, with over 10 Million square feet in the portfolio. Rowley was responsible for management of four in-house leasing agents, coordinating lease renewals, expansions/contractions, renovations etc. Additional responsibilities included identifying potential acquisitions and new tenants for the company.

In April 2016, Rowley was appointed the Managing Broker of the new Rochester franchise for SVN | Realty Performance Advisors (formerly SVN). Rowley is focused on leveraging his encyclopedic local knowledge to provide the best service possible for every respective client’s needs.

Specialties

Sales
• Multifamily/Apartment
• Retail
• Industrial
• Office
• Land
• Corporate Sales
• Corporate Lease Back

Leasing
• Office
• Retail
• Industrial
• Tenant Representation

Product Council
• Multifamily
• Self Storage
• Single Tenant Investments

Joseph L. Rowley III - Investment Advisor, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
NY #10401290431
Phone: 585.697.0901
Cell: 585.230.8634
Fax: 585.643.7111
Email: joseph.rowley@svn.com

In 2013 Joseph became a licensed salesperson after being involved in the commercial real estate business for a number of years with supporting positions in real estate brokerage and low income housing development. With a Finance degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology, commercial real estate investment was of particular interest and a natural area of focus. Since joining SVN | Realty Performance Advisors in 2016 Joseph has completed over $65 Million in transactions. Joseph prioritizes building strong relationships with clients while gaining a deep understanding of their motivations and objectives to provide the best solutions possible.

Specialties

Sales
• Multifamily/Apartment
• Industrial
• Office
• Corporate Lease Back

Product Council
• Industrial
• Multifamily
• Single Tenant Investments

Luz Alvarez - Office Manager / Associate Advisor Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
NY #10401224717
Phone: 585.697.0901
Cell: 585.705.2002
Fax: 585.643.7111
Email: luz.alvarez@svn.com

Luz N. Alvarez joined SVN | Realty Performance Advisors in July 2017 as an Office Manager and Associate Advisor. She is a Real Estate specialist with knowledge in the many working parts of the commercial real estate brokerage industry including customer relations, leasing, property management, and development of low-income housing. Luz worked for Buckingham Properties as an Office Manager/Leasing Administration and as a Property Manager for Providence Housing, mastering various aspects of commercial real estate transaction both private and public sectors.

Specialties

Sales
• Retail
• Industrial
• Office
• Land

Leasing
• Office
• Retail
• Industrial

Kim Miranda - Associate Advisor, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Phone: 585.697.0901
Cell: 585.944.6877
Email: kim.miranda@svn.com

Kim Miranda joined SVN | Realty Performance Advisors in June 2018 as an Associate Advisor. She has spent over 20 years in the Financial Industry. Kim recently worked for ESL Federal Credit Union as an Underwriter in the Indirect and Consumer Lending Department. Prior to her position at ESL, Kim managed the office and leasing at the Auditorium Center in Rochester NY. Kim volunteers with numerous organizations including the Rogers Orchard Neighborhood Association, Irondequoit Community Cupboard, C.A.S.H. Coalition, Foodlink, and Allendale Columbia PACK. Kim’s extensive knowledge in Finance, Customer Service and Leasing allows her to navigate all of her clients needs.

Increase The Value Of Your Investment

To learn how we can provide you with opportunities to increase the value of your investment or help you find the ideal space for your business, please contact our office at 585-697-0901 today.

SVN | Realty Performance Advisors
400 Linden Oaks Suite 150
Rochester, NY 14625

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Hours
Monday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm