Harsch Investment Properties Promotes Steven Chaffee to Assistant Vice President, Retail South
March 20, 2015
Portland, Ore. - Harsch Investment Properties (HIP), a privately-held real estate, property development and investment company with headquarters in Portland, Oregon, announces the promotion of Steven Chaffee from Senior Property Manager to Assistant Vice President of Harsch’s retail south division, based in La Quinta, California. Mr. Chaffee manages close to one million square feet of mixed retail space and multi-tenant and commercial properties, including:

111 Town Center in Palm Desert—recently redeveloped with Whole Foods, Nordstrom Rack and HomeGoods anchoring this project.

Plaza La Quinta, Grocery anchored center in La Quinta, with Vons, La Quinta Bakery, Rubio’s, 5 Guys, La Brassiere and The Beer Hunter.

Von Karman Plaza in Irvine, California, anchored by WalMart, Staples, Jo-Ann Fabrics, Chase Bank, Starbucks and a recently added Habit Burger and Seafood City.

Stephanie Street Power Center, in Henderson, Nevada, anchored by Nordstrom Rack, Total Wine, Old Navy, Golf Galaxy, Sprouts Farmers Market and recently added Outback Steak House and Hash House a Go Go.

“Steven has been a great addition to our retail team, and with his wealth of past retail experience, we expect great things from him in helping to manage and grow our portfolio,” said Harsch Investment Properties’ Senior Vice President of Retail South Michael Corbitt.

Mr. Chaffee brings over 20 years’ experience in commercial real estate, most recently managing and overseeing operations of the Redmond Town Center, in Redmond, Washington. The mixed-use Center occupies more than 120 acres and houses over 120 tenants. He also managed and optimized commercial properties in Los Angeles and Riverside, California. His professional affiliations include representation to the International Council of Shopping Centers, the Westside Neighborhood Council in Los Angeles, the West Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce.

About Harsch Investment Properties

Harsch Investment Properties is a privately held real estate company that acquires, manages and develops properties for its own portfolio. Founded in 1950, the company owns and operates 22 million square feet of office, multi-tenant industrial, multi-family and retail properties in six western states. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Harsch has regional offices in Portland, Seattle, the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, Las Vegas, and San Diego. More information can be found by going to