A Licensed Real Estate Agent and Richmond native, Kent brings 30 years of experience in multiple disciplines of commercial real estate.
Prior to joining Taylor Long Properties, Kent served as Portfolio Manager for Healthcare Realty, a medical office REIT, where he was in charge of leasing and management of a portfolio consisting of over 540,000 square feet in seven buildings. Kent gained valuable experience in the retail sector of commercial real estate during his nine year employment with Divaris Real Estate where he represented landlords, sellers, tenants and buyers in addition to managing eight properties totaling over 840,000 square feet.
Between 1999 and 2002, Kent served as Corporate Real Estate Representative for Dollar General where he completed deals on 83 new stores and 17 relocations. Kent’s career began at Richmond-based Heilig-Meyers Furniture where he served in multiple positions including Construction Project Manager, Assistant VP Property Management and Assistant VP Corporate Expansion. Kent’s experience working on the both the corporate and brokerage sides, as well as his experience in management and construction make him ideally suited to serve the needs of Taylor Long’s customers and clients.