Robert Wallace



Mr. Wallace is CEO of Wallace Properties, Inc., which he founded in 1977. He also heads up numerous associated corporate and partnership entities involved in commercial real estate investment, development, management and brokerage. He remains actively involved in the management of commercial properties for his own and others’ portfolios. In 2013, Robert and his wife, Joan were inducted into the NAIOP Hall of Fame, which recognizes the people who laid the groundwork for the industry today and have helped shape the character of our region and the great cities in Washington.

Bob has contributed his considerable expertise as chairman of a number of important regional projects, such as the Washington State Convention Center, Puget Sound Air Transportation Commission, the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and more.  

Bob is a Business Administration graduate of Seattle Pacific University, holds a Washington State Real Estate Broker’s License, and is past Chairman of the Washington State Commercial Association of Realtors.  Wallace currently serves on the corporate boards of PREMERA Blue Cross and Puget Sound Bank. 

He has been married to Joan for 48 years, has two grown children, six wonderful grandchildren and an absolutely incorrigible dog named Lucy.

professional affiliations

Commercial Brokers Association (CBA)

International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)

Seattle King County Board of Realtors

Washington State Commercial Association of Realtors (WSCAR)


Seattle Pacific University, BA Business Administration

Washington State Real Estate Broker

National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) - Series 7 Licensee (Inactive)

brokerage specialties

Investment Properties

community involvement

Puget Sound Air Transportation Commission, Chair

Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, Past Chair

Bellevue Convention Center Authority (Meydenbauer Center), Past Chair

Bellevue Downtown Association, Past Chair

Bellevue Rotary Club, Past Chair

community involvement

Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce, Past Chair

Major League Baseball Public Facilities District (Safeco Field), Past Chair

special recognition

Founder & CEO

special recognition

"Put your trust in the Wallace Properties team to handle any situation, small or large, in the most honest and efficient way possible. They won't disappoint."

Sammy Lee
Park 120 Investments LLC