Benjamin Hines

Vice President



Benjamin Hines is an assistant vice president with Venture Commercial, specializing in retailer site selection in addition to institutional and local project leasing, with a focus in Texas. He has completed deals ranging from national retailers and their franchisees to local mom and pop retailers.

Since joining Venture Commercial in 2015, he has focused primarily on tenant representation and project leasing with some of the nation’s top retailers, restaurants and landlords, specifically for new-to-market tenants and groups focusing in the urban core.

Benjamin has been integral in the expansion plans for multiple clients including Clean Juice, Academy Sports + Outdoors, Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, LaserAway and various local tenants. Benjamin’s motivation is on building market entrance and new growth strategies while providing critical and transparent real estate counsel in order to create a trusted partnership with his clients. He has extensive experience with:
• Leasing and marketing retail space for third parties, representing tenants and conducting third-party land marketing for sale and ground leases.
• Managing relationships with third-party landlords and developers.
• Creating market analyses for various regional and local retailers.



Hobbies: Photography, rock climbing, camping and music.

Vacation Spot: Marfa, Texas

Restaurant: Mot Hai Ba

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