We specialize in various aspects of the commercial real estate industry:
Leasing and Brokerage Services
Full Service Asset Management
Hospitality Development and Management
Brock Development Corporation was founded in 1973, by Herbert Brock. We are a family owned real estate development and management company that specializes in the acquisition, development, redevelopment, management, and leasing and of commercial real estate assets. With offices in Florida and New York, we have developed a variety of retail, office, hotel and residential projects.
Herb always used to say - "be good to your properties and they will be good to you". As firm believers in this family motto, we nurture our assets, still owning and managing many of the properties we have developed over the past 45 years. We look to create a culture which thrives on hard work, and embraces our roots.
Currently, Brock Development Corporation's portfolio of commercial real estate assets is comprised of over 2 million square feet of commercial space and select land holdings with prime potential to take advantage of future growth. We look forward to where we are going.
Peter graduated in 1969 from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce. In 1971, he graduated from the Columbia University School of Business with a Master of Business Administration Degree. As a partner and principal of Brock Development Corporation, Peter provides a special interest in the financing, acquisition and development of major properties. He is President of Brock Services Corporation, a hospitality management and development consulting firm. He has developed over 1 million feet of commercial and hospitality space. Peter resides in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. He enjoys playing golf, traveling, spending time with his wife, Janice, and is currently the chair of the national board for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Peter has three kids - Colby, Jarrett, and Derek, all who play integral roles in the various aspects of Brock's operations.
Andrew, upon graduating in 1973 from Hofstra University with a Degree in Business and Finance, relocated from the New York area to Northern Palm Beach County. As a partner and principal of Brock Development Corporation, he has played a vital role in all aspects of acquisition, design and development of our various real estate holdings with an emphasis in the area of construction. Andrew has developed over 1 million square feet of commercial space, and is President of Kiss Realty, Inc., a property management and brokerage company, established in 1978 that oversees approximately 200,000 square feet of retail space. Andrew lives in Jupiter, Florida with his wife Cindy and likes to travel, play golf, and is involved with a variety of charitable organizations. Andrew has two sons - Alex and David, both of who handle a variety of management and brokerage activities for Brock Development Corporation and KISS Realty.
Jarrett graduated in 2008 from Florida State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management. Upon graduating and joining the family business, he successfully retooled Brock's leasing strategies during a considerably tough economic climate. Jarrett markets our assets, negotiates leases, and actively handles Brock's brokerage activities for over 1 Million sq.ft. of commercial retail space. He is passionate about cars, enjoys playing golf, and shooting photograghs. Jarrett and his cat, The Dude, currently live in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
David was born and raised in the Palm Beach Gardens area and graduated from The University of Alabama where he met his fiancée Caroline and got to experience 3 football National Championships. David earned his degree in Business Management in with a concentration in Real Estate from the Culverhouse College of Business in 2014. In his free time, David enjoys fishing in the ocean, being on the boat, and exploring the islands of the Bahamas. David & Caroline currently reside in the Tequesta area with their dog, Mako, and will be getting married in May 2019.
Alex graduated from Arizona State University in 2010 with a Bachelor's Degree in Sustainable Development. As an asset manager, he is responsible for managing a variety of Brock's commercial retail shopping center assets comprised of over half a million square feet of GLA. Alex also assists in the design, development, and construction of Brock's assets, including working hand in hand with our architects on many critical design aspects of Brock Development's newest retail project, Alton Town Center. Alex resides in Palm Beach Gardens with his wife, Erin, and dog, Porkchop. He is passionate about photography, backpacking, and traveling.
Colby graduated from University of Hartford in 1998 with a BA. While working in the hospitality industry in Florida, and New York, she also pursued a degree in Interior Design, graduating from Parsons School of Design in 2008. Colby became involved with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in 2010, as a member of the Westchester County Board of Trustees. Colby currently is the General Manager at our Radisson Hotel in New Rochelle, where she oversees the operation and management of the hotel, restaurant and office tower. In addition, she has designed and managed the renovations of the Radisson, Hilton, and the new Marriott Residence Inn project. Colby resides in Westchester County, New York with her husband, Mario and two daughters.
Graduating from Florida Atlantic University with a Degree in Business Economics in 2012, Derek is responsible for managing more than 500,000 square feet of retail and hospitality assets in Florida and New York. Derek as played a lead role in many aspects of our on going ground up hotel development and interior renovations. Earning Man of the Year in 2016 from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Derek serves as a member on the Board of Trustees, and chairs several campaign platforms for the LLS organization. Derek lives in Jupiter, Florida with his fiance, Alexis, and his two dogs Jagger and Stevie. He enjoys staying active - playing golf, and spending time at the beach as well as traveling.
Arthur has over 40 years of experience in all aspects of commercial property management, leasing, development, acquisition and disposition. He handles Brock's document preparation, oversees operations, and has been vital to our years of success. Arthur resides in Stuart with his wife, Susan.
Mario Gualano was born in Calabria, Italy and moved to the United States with his parents and siblings in 1987. They settled in Mamaroneck, New York, where Mario graduated from High School. While working as a carpenters apprentice for his father, he attended Westchester Community College. Thereafter, Mario went to work for a contracting company obtaining skills in all areas of building and contracting, including exterior landscaping and irrigation. Wanting to further his experience, Mario obtained a position with the municipality of Larchmont New York with DPW. He expanded his knowledge of landscaping, irrigation, concrete work and general maintenance. After meeting his wife, Colby, Mario came to work with the family at the Radisson New Rochelle, managing and overseeing the engineering team of the property. In addition, he has assisted in renovations for our Florida properties.
We take pride in the relationships we build with our retailers, partners, lenders, insurers, and vendors.
Over the past 45 years, we have built a track record of dealing honestly, and fairly.