Stafford Commercial Real Estate Inc. was established in April 2000. The primary emphasis of the Company has been devoted to offer clients the greatest degree of professional service on a more personalized basis then some of the larger commercial real estate companies in the area. While having completed real estate transactions throughout California, the primary focus of the Company has always been in the Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, Hollywood areas of Los Angeles. The Company specializes in all types of commercial real estate transactions including leasing, sales, property management, development and investment acquisition.
Ted Stafford, President of Stafford Commercial Real Estate, has more than 35 years of experience in the commercial real estate business in Los Angeles. He began his career with the George Elkins Company then later Bert J. Friedman Associates and Ronald S. Kates & Company where he was Senior Vice President and Executive Director in charge of leasing and sales. Today he continues to devote his attention to helping clients attain their commercial real estate goals through the many contacts he has established in the business over his career and his knowledge of the area. Ted is the owner of commercial property in West Hollywood and has participated in key task force groups for the City of West Hollywood helping to support the business community.
Aaron Abrams is the Senior Vice President of Stafford Commercial and has been with the Company for over ten years. In those ten plus years, Aaron has brokered hundreds of transactions for his clients. Aaron’s area of expertise is representing Landlords and Tenants in the sale and leasing of commercial property. He focuses on retail and office properties in West Hollywood and Hollywood. As a resident of West Hollywood, he has extensive knowledge of the neighborhoods in which he works. In addition, Aaron has represented Landlords and Tenants all over Southern California. Prior to joining Stafford Commercial, Aaron worked in the Hockey Operations Department for the National Hockey League’s San Jose Sharks. He is a graduate of the University of Arizona, and lives in West Hollywood with his wife, Cari and their four-year-old twins, Piper and Owen.
Chris Spirito, Vice President, brings a multitude of investment experience to long term lasting relationships with his clientele with a focus on Sales, Acquisitions and Leasing. Since joining Stafford Commercial in 2006, Chris has brokered hundreds of transactions in various property types including retail, office, and multifamily. As a former derivatives trader, and member of the CBOE and AMEX, Chris can offer tremendous insight to the value of a deal for landlords and tenants alike. Upon moving to Los Angeles in 2002, Chris found himself as an associate at Marcus & Millichap. After three year’s tenure in their number one producing office, Chris had a clientele base and established a reputation as a diligent, professional agent that delivered results. Chris still currently resides in West Hollywood with his wife, Ingrid, and their two children Jack and Dylan.