Chris Conley joined Oberer Realty Services, Ltd. in February 1995 as the Director of Commercial Real Estate at which time he was responsible for leasing, sales, and property management for three properties totaling 260,000 square feet. Under Chriss leadership, the Oberer Realty Services, Ltd. portfolio expanded to more than 2.34 million square feet of retail and office space. This exceptional growth occurred through six acquisitions and twelve new developments, ten of which have been Kroger anchored centers. Oberer and Kroger together have enhanced communities in Centerville, Dayton, Vandalia, Huber Heights, Fairborn, Hamilton, Riverside, Miami Township, Liberty Township and Saint Marys, making Oberer the largest Kroger developer in the Dayton region.
In addition to his development expertise, Chris is responsible for the completion of many national and regional build-to-suit projects for clients such as Starbucks, Skyline Chili, Chipotle, Lexis Nexis, Teradata, Primed Physician Group, and Premier Health. Chris has closed millions in land sales to users such as Menards, Lowes, Kohls, Costco, Cabelas, Wendys, Buffalo Wild Wings, Liberty Bank, Fifth Third Bank, and Tim Hortons to name a few. Chris spearheaded the companys first mixed use development, The Exchange at Spring Valley, as well as one of the regions premier mixed-use developments, The Cornerstone of Centerville, consisting of over 220 acres and valued at over $108,000,000.