Specializing in Commercial and Industrial Real Estate
John Allard is the owner and real estate officer of record for Allard Commercial Brokerage, Inc. Born in San Francisco and raised in San Jose, he possesses knowledge of the regional and local markets not typically found with national firms.
John's professional career began in 1981 as one of the first sales associates of the real estate start up firm, Blickman-Turkus, now known as BT Commercial. During his thirteen-year career with the firm, he held a variety of roles and helped to build the firm into the second-largest commercial brokerage firm in Northern California.
As the manager of the Blickman-Turkus Monterey office, John helped to shape the strategies that drove the expansion of the firm beyond the Monterey peninsula and into the surrounding area of Salinas. Managing a team of sales associates; the office achieved all of the sales goals under his leadership.
In 1994, John joined Hudson-Jones Commercial and continued to help his clients meet their objectives in office leasing, retail building sales, as well as land and commercial investments. With his experience and strong foundation of successful transactions, he possessed a desire to create his own firm, committed to even greater levels of specialized service.
This led to the founding of Allard Commercial Brokerage Inc. in 1999. Under John's leadership, Allard Commercial operates with the same objectives under which it was founded - a firm committed to maintaining a focus on meeting the client's objectives while offering the highest degree of professional brokerage service.