Mr. Flowers has been a real-estate operating partner and investor with Succession Capital Partners (SCP) since 2010. Mr. Flowers advises on SCP’s single-tenant income product. Currently, Mr. Flowers manages Flowers Capital Holdings, LLC., a real estate advisory – consultancy firm. Prior to Flowers Capital Holdings, Mr. Flowers was managing director with TARIS Real Estate, LLC based in Chicago, IL. TARIS is a development company specializing in ground-up and value-add projects. Prior to Succession, Mr. Flowers was the founder and president of Carolina Income Property Group, LLC based in Charlotte, N.C., he focused on commercial-real-estate development and management. Mr. Flowers was responsible for originating, developing, managing and exiting real-estate investments, including Morrison Plantation, a 500-acre mixed-use development with more than 1,200,000 of commercial-and-retail space and more than 500 single and multi-family homes. Prior to starting Carolina Income Property Group in 2004, Mr. Flowers was a founding partner of The Nichols Company, Inc., a boutique-commercial real-estate brokerage firm also based in Charlotte, N.C. Mr. Flowers began his real-estate career with Childress Klein Properties, focused on marketing and leasing income-producing properties for retailers and regional name brands throughout the Southeast. Mr. Flowers graduated Phi Sigma Tau from Wheaton College, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy. Mr. Flowers obtained his Masters of Science in Real Estate Finance and Development from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He is also a member of CRCBR, ULI, and ICSC as well as a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), which is a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate.
"Matt/JES has a vision I embrace - the freedom to grow and to choose our own destiny. With the resources JES will invest in Tar Heel, we now are free to take our mission and purpose throughout the state of North Carolina and beyond."
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